Ultrasound measurements of the cervix, the passageway at the entrance to the uterus that opens up to make way for a baby during delivery, can reveal whether labor is likely within the next week, according to a new study.
[Blossoming Body: 8 Odd Changes That Happen During Pregnancy] The method is safe, and women already get frequent ultrasound scans during pregnancy, said study co-author Dr.
Women with little paid maternity leave may want to work until the last possible moment they can.
– At this stage the pregnancy is of course small, but we should be able to see the gestation sac with a yolk sac developing in your uterus.
We should be able to see and hear your baby’s heartbeat on scan, which is very reassuring.
It can also be performed to confirm the results of a pregnancy test or just to provide you with some reassurance that all is progressing as it should be.
At MUMS we are very proud of our professional experienced and caring staff who will ensure that you receive the best care possible and give advice and support where appropriate.
We at MUMS understand that the first few months of pregnancy can be quite an anxious time for many women with various concerns as to whether the pregnancy is developing normally or that it may result in a miscarriage or even an ectopic pregnancy.