The expectant woman is often so in tune with her pregnant body that she often wonders if the things she is feeling are within the range of normal, especially if she is pregnant for the first time. Fears can creep in with every little symptom or feeling, so I thought it would be helpful to address the things that warrant an immediate call to their provider. The following are what we would consider RED FLAGS.
Peace of mind is so important. Even if you are almost positive that all is well, but you are still feeling anxious, contact your provider. They don't mind the call, and you'll feel better knowing they were able to ease your mind.
Happi loves serving families in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago as a labor doula and childbirth educator. When she's not at a birth, she loves spending time her husband and three boys.