MothersDelight.com on Facebook MothersDelight.com on Twitter MothersDelight.com on Youtube
  • ...............................................
  • Pregnancy Weeks
  • ......................................................................
  • Baby Growth and Development

Tag Archives: ultrasound

  • Triple Impressions 1 – by Shefali Vaidya

    Triple Impressions is a column by Shefali Vaidya for MothersDelight.com, where she shares her tumultuous journey as a mother from the point of discovery that she is pregnant with triplets all the way through to being a proud mother of six year olds. ‘I can hear three heartbeats. I think you have triplets’, our doctor uttered these momentous words with a smile. It was my first ultrasound screening since the pregnancy was confirmed. Our doctor Continue Reading

  • What is Amniocentesis

    In the uterus your baby is surrounded by water-like liquids called amniotic fluid. As your baby grows, just like adults, it sheds cells called fetal skin cells or alpha-fetoproteins (AFP). These cells contain very important clues about your baby’s health and development. Extensive testing, including testing at the genetic level, can be performed on the contents of amniotic fluids if you can get to it. The process of removing a very small amount of the Continue Reading