The angel is a sound of the fetal heartbeat detector for home use. It is not harmful to the baby, as long as you acquire certified equipment. And as long as you do not get anxious if you can not feel the beat! The advice is to use the 12-14th week of pregnancy until the 20th. The angel sound is a small device for home use that detects the fetal heartbeat, a kind of miniaturization of the detector used while visiting midwife. There are with the headset or speakerphone and display just place them on your belly to feel the baby’s tiny heart beating.
How it works
The angel sound exploits the Doppler effect of sound waves mechanical properties, which are similar to sonar used by ships to detect the depth of the seabed.
When you use
The advice is to use the 12-14th week of pregnancy until the 20th: “Not before, because the baby is still too small and it is difficult to detect the beat with a apparatus home,” says Ferdinand Bombelli, Head of Delivery Room OU of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Raffaele Hospital in Milan; “But even after, because, once begun fetal movements , the mother does not need outside help to detect the presence of her child. ”
How to use
It supports the detector in the lower part of the belly, just above the pubic bone, moving it slowly and creating different angles until you can not ‘catch’ the beat. It is very important not to hurry, because the little heart could be placed in locations different from woman to woman and it is said that we can find it soon. “While the heartbeat detectors can help to reassure women from a midwife visit and the next, on the other hand you run the risk of getting caught immediately by anxiety if for some reason you are unable to feel the beat and likely to worry about anything, “observes the gynecologist.