Pregnancy defined to be the state of carrying a developing embryo or foetus within the female body. This identified by positive results on an over the counter urine test, and confirmed through a blood test, ultrasound, detection of foetal heartbeat, or an X-ray. This Pregnancy lasts for about nine months, measured from the date of the woman's last menstrual period (LMP). It is conventionally divided into three trimesters, each roughly three months long.
The common symptoms for Pregnancy are as follows: Morning Sickness, Vomiting , Tiredness, Pelvic girdle pain, Constipation, Back pain, Increased Urinary Frequency, Haemorrhoids, Urinary Tract Infection, Varicose veins, Regurgitation, Pregnancy related stretch marks, Nausea, Heartburn, Pregnancy induced hypertension, Anaemia, Postpartum depression, Postpartum psychosis.
Treatment: The treatment for Disorders during Pregnancy will be cure by the following methods: Psychological Therapies, Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT), and Hospitalisation. And also some points are there for the treatment of disorders during Pregnancy is Specialist, on-going care from a GP and/or psychiatrist is recommended to monitor medications during pregnancy and breastfeeding, Long-term medication may be necessary to prevent relapse, The safety and care of mother and baby are of paramount concern and need to be fully assessed on an on-going basis by all health care professionals involved with on-going treatment.
Statiatics: In Hong Kong, the statistic data on Pregnancy reveals the result as questionnaires were completed by 247 subjects. Among 117 women who don’t have the habit of smoking, 26% had stopped their habit of smoking before the index pregnancy, while 60% stopped and 14% reduced smoking during the pregnancy. Most women stopped smoking in the first trimester (93%) and prior to the first antenatal visit (79%). The post-partum smoking relapse rate was 59% in women who had stopped smoking before or during their pregnancy. Only 2.6% of the partners who were ever-smokers stopped smoking before the pregnancy while smoking habits remained unchanged in 52%.