Category: Pregnancy

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Dieting After Pregnancy

  When you have a new baby, you have many concerns. You’ll need to feed your newborn, change diapers, provide comfort, and more. Many women will want to get rid of the weight they gained during pregnancy as well. Much of this extra weight comes from amniotic fluid and water retention, and you should be able...

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Should You Go See a Doctor? 5 Types of Discharge During Pregnancy and What It Means

  Pregnancy is the most sensitive period that you can go through as you prepare to become a mom. This is the time they become more concerned about certain changes in some parts of their body wondering what’s normal and what’s not. And vaginal discharge is one of the major concerns. This may vary in frequency,...

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Why Parents and Pregnant Women Are Concerned About the H1N1 Vaccine

Pregnant women are on the list of top five groups most vulnerable to contract the Swine Flu. But, many women are concerned about the safety of the vaccine for their babies in utero. What’s the concern? One word: mercury. One of their primary concerns is one particular ingredient: thimerosal, or mercury. Some believe that the federal...

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Staying in Eating Disorder Recovery While Pregnant

When my husband and I were diagnosed with dual infertility and told that the only way we would conceive was through medical procedures, I was devastated. In that moment, and the weeks that followed, I felt that I would give anything to have a baby, and no sacrifice could be too big. A short time later...

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Pregnancy: What’s Normal and What Isn’t

I can’t tell you how many times during my pregnancy things would happen to my body and I would frantically wonder, “Is this supposed to be happening or not?” Thankfully, I had friends who had been pregnant before me and could tell me what I should be worried about and what I just needed to deal...

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How to Get Good Sleep During Pregnancy:My Effective Experience

We want to do our best to help you avoid poor sleep during pregnancy, so here are some wonderful tips and tricks to help you get the best possible sleep during your pregnancy! I’ve implemented most of these tips and have seen huge improvements in my sleep on nights that I’ve used them so far during...

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How to Choose the Right Maternity Hospital for You

Pregnancy comes with a number of inherent risks. The mother and the baby’s life and happiness are dependent on numerous factors. In order to have as smooth a birthing as possible, it is important to choose the right maternity hospital. The hospital should make you feel secure and confident in their abilities. Since it is such...