When you have your first antenatal appointment with your GP, they will order some blood tests and a urine test. They may also order an early ultrasound scan to check the dates of the pregnancy. The next tests come between 10 and 13 weeks. This usually involves another blood test and an ultrasound scan. Please read these links for more information.
Pregnancy can be an exciting time but it can also come with discomforts and undesirable symptoms. Here is some information to help with these symptoms.
It is important to keep yourself fit and healthy in pregnancy. The recommendation would be to discuss options for exercise with your GP or a women’s health physiotherapist to ensure you exercise in a safe manner. Exercises to strengthen your pelvic floor are also important to practice.