Day: December 6, 2018

Advice For Surviving The First Trimester

Some folks say that the first trimester of a pregnancy is the most difficult out of all while others beg to differ. Regardless of which trimester is the worst, pregnancy in itself is a tough pill to swallow for nay woman because all the changes that our bodies will go through and the responsibility you will be given to take care of a human life. Some folks say that the first trimester is the worst because it comes as a shock to the body. All of the hormonal changes, the morning sickness and the isolation due to not being able to tell anyone about your pregnancy as it is too early to make any announcements. Dealing with the first trimester is definitely no easy business. If you’re somebody that is currently going through their first trimester, the information that we have mentioned below will definitely help you survive.

Support System

There is a rule that women and men have made up over the years known as the twelve week rule where women are not supposed to tell anyone about the pregnancy till you hit twelve weeks and you are out of the woods and the scariest time in a pregnancy. Even though this rule is good and acceptable, it is also kind of stupid. We recommend telling a few close friends and family so that you can have a support system when you are going through the worst trimester of your pregnancy. Having somebody aside from your spouse that knows what it is like to go through all the symptoms will be very much of a relief.

Take Vitamins

Even if you are opting for the route of formula feeding instead of breastfeeding, you will still need to intake the prescribed and suggested amounts of vitamins to help the growth of the baby and your overall health.

Even though there are various types of infant formula that you can give to your baby to ensure the development of the child, you also need to take vitamins for other purposes such as taking care of your health and the growth of the baby. Vitamin deficiencies can cause a lot of complications in children so it is best to take the vitamins you need as per requested by the doctor.

Find A Doctor

Finding a doctor is not really hard. Walk into a hospital and you will find plenty. However, when you’re consulting a doctor about a pregnancy, things are a little bit more different. We highly suggest finding a doctor that makes you feel at ease and comfortable because then, you can openly ask the questions you need to ask and also be comfortable.