Although most pregnancies will be complication free, it is always worth being in the know when it comes to certain pregnancy-specific medical conditions. This way, at least you are aware of the signs and symptoms to be on the lookout for as well as what to do if any unexpected situations arise.
It’s worth mentioning that it won’t just be down to you to pick up on any possible problems! Rest assured, your midwife or GP will constantly be on the alert for any complications throughout your pregnancy and will pick up on anything slightly out of the ordinary during routine check-ups, appointments and tests, physical exams and scans. But, if you do notice any symptoms which don’t seem quite right then do share any worries or concerns with them, big or small.
Here are some of the most common possible complications which can affect mums-to-be:
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