Category Archives: Health & Beauty

Pregnancy Medical Tests and Definitions Part 1

Pregnancy is a blissful time!  There is nothing more beautiful than experiencing life growing within you.  It is also a sensitive 10 months for you and your growing fetus that requires attention.  If you haven’t already had your first prenatal visit with your doctor you will be told so much information regarding your pregnancy.  You will also be told of the required or possibly required medical test that may have names that sound intimidating.  Whether you’ll have a high-risk pregnancy or not it would be wise you were abreast of the various medical test and definitions.  Which is why we have provided them here for you. “BLESS is he that readeth.” ~Revelation 1:3 “For wisdom is a defence, and money is a defence: but excellency of knowledge is, that wisdom giveth life to them that have it.” ~Ecclesiastes 7:12 The medical tests are categorized by...

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Kidney Stones

  Kidney Stones:  Small hard mineral deposits that form inside the kidney. Stones are made of mineral and acid salts. Kidney stones are usually not painful when they are in the kidney, it’s when the stone is passing through the urinary tract that the pain kicks in. It’s like trying to squeeze a golf ball through a straw. I know from personal experience how horrible the pain is. People often ask if it’s worse than childbirth, hands down, YES IT IS! There is no comfortable position and you don’t know what to do with yourself. I would say you feel like you are probably dying especially if it is your first time because you don’t know what is going on with your body. The scarier part of having kidney stones is the removal of them. (At least for me it is, I don’t like being...

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