Who is pregnant? What is the biggest pregnant women?
The biggest pregnant female in the world may be more famous for her fashion choices than her size, but the 28-year-old singer, actress and fashion designer has made a name for herself in recent years by delivering some of the biggest news stories of the year.
In May she delivered a baby boy.
In August she was named the youngest female Olympic athlete ever by Time magazine.
And on Monday she became the first female presenter to headline the BBC’s Olympic coverage in full dress.
With her success and fame comes a big risk, and that risk is her health.
According to the International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC), more than two million women around the world are pregnant at some point in their lives.
So far in 2017, around 100,000 of them have died from pregnancy-related causes, and according to the UN’s World Health Organization, around three million pregnant women around all age groups are living with complications that are linked to pregnancy.
What’s the biggest problem pregnant women face?
Pregnancy is not just a health issue, but also a social one, with pregnancy often viewed as a burden on society, as a way to “control” a woman’s body and to make sure she can handle life as a mother, says Rebecca Blanchard, the director of the UN Women programme on women and reproductive health.
Women are expected to work as mothers, so the most important part of being a mother is the fact that you are responsible for the wellbeing of the child, says Blanchart.
It’s really important that you have the support of family, friends and community, so that they are able to support you during this difficult time.
Is pregnancy really a big problem?
Not necessarily, says Susanne Rieger, a consultant clinical psychologist and director of women’s health services at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience.
The biggest challenge is that pregnancy is seen as an illness, and a health problem, and the symptoms of pregnancy are usually recognised and addressed, she says.
Pregnant women also often see their own pregnancy as a social issue, so there is a lot of pressure for women to get pregnant, which is a real challenge, she adds.
But if you’re not worried about that, you can have your baby, says Riegers.
Who is the pregnant woman?
The WHO estimates that between 2.6 and 5.3 million pregnant people in the UK have a serious complication of pregnancy, including high blood pressure, a stroke, anaemia and pregnancy-induced anaemia.
WHO figures show that about half of these cases involve complications of pregnancy.
About half of them are from complications of miscarriage, or the loss of the foetus, or a second pregnancy.
There are about one million pregnancies in the United Kingdom each year.
What are the symptoms?
Many women who are pregnant report that the first sign of pregnancy is a rapid decline in the amount of blood flowing to the brain and body, says Deborah Sussman, professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of York.
The first sign that someone is pregnant is that the foetal heartbeat has stopped.
It’s usually accompanied by rapid heart rate and breathing problems.
The heartbeat can also stop if the woman is already pregnant.
The foetus can be very small and hard to see, or it can appear to be lying on the ground, or on the chest.
How can I help?
There are lots of different options for helping pregnant women.
The best way to help is to keep a diary of your day-to-day experience of pregnancy and childbirth, which you can do online.
It is also helpful to keep up with what your doctor is telling you about your pregnancy, and make sure you talk to him or her about it, advises Sussmann.
Do I have to be a member of a support group?
You don’t have to get involved with a support network, says Sussmans, because you can use your own knowledge and skills to help women through the difficult period.
“You can use the knowledge you have gained through your pregnancy to help other people through this difficult period, and also make sure that other people are also in the situation,” she says, adding that a support worker is a good idea.
Why is it important to be careful with pregnancy-causing substances?
Certain medications can increase the risk of birth defects in the foal, but that is rare, according to Susssmans.
So, for example, a woman might take some kind of anti-depressant when she is pregnant, she suggests.
Will my baby be born with Down syndrome?
No, says Jennifer Stoddard, a professor of human development at the Centre for Developmental Neurosciences at University College London.
As long as the foete is healthy and the foat is well-fed, the chances are good that the baby