Pregnancy emergency: when to call an ambulance

Many pregnancies proceed normally resulting in the delivery of a healthy, bouncing baby. Complications are not the rule of thumb, but, sometimes, a pregnancy emergency can happen which calls for medical intervention.

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The harsh truth is that a handful of complications can pose a serious threat to both mother and baby, so it is important to know the signs that something is wrong. But, what is considered a pregnancy emergency and what can wait until your next prenatal check up? Understanding the symptoms is the first step towards successful treatment and a speedy recovery.


The content in this article is meant as a guide only. You should always seek medical advice if you feel that something is wrong and always trust your instincts. Did you have a pregnancy emergency and need to call an ambulance? Share your experience with us on our Facebook page or in the comment section below.

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