Pregnancy is one of the important stages in women’s life. The 9 months of journey is so precious not only to the mother but for the entire family. It starts from conception and ends with delivering a baby.
The average duration of pregnancy is 40 weeks (from the last menstrual period).Doctors measure the duration of pregnancy from the first day of last menstrual period, not from the day you conceive.
Usually there are two scans that are compulsory for every pregnant woman. The first one is NT Scan done around 11-14 weeks. The second scan is Fetal Anomaly Scan or Morphology Scan done around 20 weeks of pregnancy.
During pregnancy, the body will go through an amazing journey to carry and deliver the baby and it is not unusual to experience some minor problems, aches and pains along the way.
Down’s syndrome is a genetic condition that results in learning disability and range of physical charecteristics. Down’s syndrome is the most common inherited cause of learning disability in children.