Pregnancy Signs You Shouldn’t Ignore

If you’re worried that you might not be feeling “normal” during your pregnancy, that isn’t surprising, especially for your first pregnancy! Here are some signs that you should be concerned about: A temperature above 38°C with no cold or flu symptoms Sudden swelling or puffiness of your hands, face or eyes. Severe & unusual headache […]

Coping With Constipation

Pregnancy hormones are the culprit behind constipation, which is a common pregnancy problem. This is due to increasing progesterone levels which cause the muscles in your bowels to relax – meaning food hangs around longer in the digestive tract. Your expanding uterus also takes up the space normally occupied by your bowel, which doesn’t help […]

What to expect at SJOG Mt Lawley

“We know there are a lot of unknowns when you are expecting. Hear first-hand from our Obstetric and Midwifery teams about what your pre-natal, birth and post-natal journey could look like at our hospital.” @sjogmtlawley This wonderful video is perfect to give you a little insight into what you can expect from St John of […]