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Quantitative hCG Blood Test

The quantitative human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) blood test measures the level of hCG hormone present in a blood sample. HCG is a hormone that is produced during pregnancy.

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from Mommypotamus

Think Before You Drink: A Closer Look at Glucola

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from Parents

New Blood Test Can Tell Fetal Gender at 7 Weeks

A study published online in the Journal of the American Medical Association has shown that a simple blood test–using maternal blood, not fetal blood drawn through an amniocentesis or other invasive procedure–can determine with 95 percent accuracy the gender of a fetus at 7 weeks of gestation.  Other...

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from Verywell

What to Expect at Prenatal Care Appointments

In your first exam for prenatal care is probably going to be the longest appointment and plus they are going to exam everything like Pelvic Pap smear Breast exam Blood Work Pregnancy test Ultrasound Blood pressure Weigh Urine for protein and sugar.

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Summary: A new blood test for moms-to-be that can be done as early as 10 weeks of pregnancy is a more accurate way of screening for birth defects and could significantly reduce the false positives that

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from Real Food Heals

Healthy Alternatives to the Pregnancy Glucose Test

Safer Alternative to Glucola Pregnancy Drink- the test that most pregnant women have to do to check for gestational diabetes. Don't drink this toxic drink, you have healthier options!

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from Kitchen Stewardship | A Baby Steps Approach to Balanced Nutrition

How to Avoid the Orange Drink for Glucose Screening in Pregnancy

Is that orange drink too much sugar for a pregnant woman? Heck yeah! There are many alternatives to the glucose drink for gestational diabetes testing...read to find out what they are.

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Every mom deserves to know about her baby's development during the early stages of pregnancy. Fill out this simple form to alert your health insurance provider that you'd like coverage for a prenatal blood test that gives you valuable information about your baby's health.

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from Real Food Heals

Healthy Alternatives to the Pregnancy Glucose Test

Safer Alternative to Glucola Pregnancy Drink- the test that most pregnant women have to do to check for gestational diabetes. Don't drink this toxic drink, you have healthier options!

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