TRIMESTER THREE – TESTS AND SCANS

You’re nearly there in terms of birthing your baby…but in terms of tests, there’s still more to consider during your third trimester. Here’s what you can expect. GLUCOSE TOLERENCE TEST (GTT) During weeks 24-28 of pregnancy,┬ásome women may...

TRIMESTER TWO – TESTS AND SCANS

You’ve past the most risky period and are now into your second trimester – the one that’s usually the most enjoyable since any sickness should have subsided and your belly isn’t too stretched! Still, there are more tests and scans to consider...

TRIMESTER ONE – TESTS AND SCANS

As exciting as it is, pregnancy can sometimes feel like you’re in a never-ending loop of tests, scans, appointments and needles. Here’s what’s offered during your first trimester. It’s always a good idea to talk to your care provider about your...

I’M PREGNANT, SHOULD I GET THE FLU JAB?

The simple answer is: yes. We often get asked by expectant mothers if it is safe to receive the influenza immunisation and, with concerns particularly high during the global pandemic and the flu season just around the corner, the question is coming up more frequently....