Preconception Counselling & Investigations enables you to learn about health issues and help to get treated before you conceive. At Motherhood, our experts guide you to make a healthy choice for you and your future baby with preconception health checks. So, stay in the best of your health when you are planning to go the family way
Motherhood Preconception Counselling includes
Where do healthy babies come from? From healthy parents obviously
So, you’ve thinking of having a baby? That’s wonderful news, but what’s recommended at this stage is a Preconception Health Check, just to ensure everything’s fine. This involves preconception counselling and a few necessary investigations, before you take that all-important step to conceive. Our experts will be happy to guide you on everything that concerns your health and the health of your baby.
Complete blood counts with ESR
Fasting Blood Sugar TEST (FBS)
Blood Grouping and Rh Factor
Thyroid – stimulating Hormone Test
Rubella IGG Test
Ultrasound Scan (Pelvis)
HIV, Hbs Ag, HCV & VDRL Tests
FAQs for Preconception Counselling
Preconception health is a woman’s health before she becomes pregnant. It means knowing how health conditions and risk factors could affect a woman or her unborn baby if she becomes pregnant. Some health problems, such as diabetes, also can affect pregnancy.
Preconception care is the provision of biomedical, behavioural and social health interventions to women and couples before conception occurs. Its ultimate aim is to improve maternal and child health, in both the short and long term.
Increase public awareness of the importance of preconception health. Provide risk assessment, and health promotion counselling to women of child bearing age. Provide interventions for identified risks. Provide interventions to women who have had a previous pregnancy that ended in an adverse outcome.