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Pregnancy Clinics South Portland ME

Pregnancy clinics offer services such as abortion, emergency contraception, pregnancy testing, pregnancy counseling, ultrasounds, parenting support, and prenatal care. They may also provide advice on adoption services. Read on to learn more and to find pregnancy clinics in South Portland, ME that offer a range of pregnancy and family services.

Maine Medical Center
(207) 662-0111
22 Bramhall Street
Portland, ME
specialty
General medical surgical
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit

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New England Rehab Hospital
(207) 775-4000
335 Brighton Avenue
Portland, ME
specialty
Rehabilitation
Hospital Type
Investor-owned (for profit)
Hospital System
HEALTHSOUTH Corporation

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Southern Maine Medical Center
(207) 283-7000
One Medical Center Drive
Biddeford, ME
specialty
General medical surgical
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit

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Mercy Hospital Of Portland
(207) 879-3000
144 State Street
Portland, ME
Medicare Number
0
Bed Count
161

Mercy Hospital
(207) 879-3385
144 State St
Portland, ME
Specialty
Hospitals

Mercy Hospital Of Portland
(207) 879-3000
144 State Street
Portland, ME
specialty
General medical surgical
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit
Hospital System
Catholic Health East

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Spring Harbor Hospital
(207) 761-2200
123 Andover Road
Westbrook, ME
specialty
Psychiatric
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit

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New England Rehab Hospital
(207) 775-4000
335 Brighton Avenue
Portland, ME
Medicare Number
203025
Bed Count
76

Maine Medical Center
(207) 871-0111
22 Bramhall St
Portland, ME
Specialty
Hospitals

Maine Medical Center
(207) 871-0111
22 Bramhall Street
Portland, ME
Medicare Number
200009
Bed Count
560

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Early Pregnancy Symptoms and Signs - Advice for Dads

8 Top Early Pregnancy Symptoms


If you and your spouse have been trying for a baby, you may wonder about the earliest signals that will announce a pregnancy. While some women experience early symptoms that indicate pregnancy , others suspect it only when they realize that they have missed their periods.    

For those impatient aspiring dads who can't wait longer to find out, here are the eight top early pregnancy symptoms that they should look out for:

Pregnancy Symptom 1: Darkening of the nipples
Darkening of the nipples, or more precisely the skin around the nipples (called areola), could be one of the early pregnancy symptoms. However, it could also be a sign of hormonal imbalance, so hold on before you jump to the wrong conclusions.
Pregnancy Symptom 2: Odd food cravings
A sudden and inexplicable craving for certain foods is another potential, though not always reliable, sign of pregnancy . So if you find your spouse midnight snacking on a chili cheeseburger for the nth time this week, you have good reason to keep your fingers crossed.
Pregnancy Symptom 3: Headache or dizzy spells
Pregnancy will cause hormonal changes in your spouse's body that may lead to headaches. A sudden onset of headaches, especially if she never had them before, could be an early pregnancy symptom. Bouts of dizziness, due to a drop in her blood pressure, may be another early sign that she is expecting.
Pregnancy Symptom 4: Urge to urinate
During pregnancy, your spouse's body will release the hormone human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) that induces increased urination. Her frequent bathroom visits may actually be something to be happy about.
Pregnancy Symptom 5: Cranky moods
Frequent mood swings and crankiness are yet another early pregnancy symptom, as you will soon find out. While this may not be the happiest part of the pregnancy where you are concerned, at least you can blame it on those raging hormo...

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