Pregnancy Tips

Types of Ultrasounds

Types of Ultrasounds

October 12, 2020

Finding out you’re pregnant for the first time is a life-changing experience. You can be shocked, excited, and scared, all at the same time. Or, if you’ve had children before, you may be wondering how having a new family member will change the dynamics at home, or how much busier you will be. But, regardless […]

Signs of a Miscarriage

Signs of a Miscarriage

September 8, 2020

Having a miscarriage is a devastating experience. There’s nothing anyone can say to make expectant parents feel better about it, so we’re not even going to try. However, if you’re looking into becoming pregnant, it’s a good idea to become familiar with general information and statistics. This is because doing so can alert women to […]

Can Cats Sense Pregnancy?

Can Cats Sense Pregnancy?

September 3, 2020

Finding out you’re pregnant can come with a lot of surprises — the positive test, the suddenness of morning sickness, and the frequent urge to urinate. You also deal with a wide range of emotions as you tell your loved ones and — if it’s your first pregnancy — navigate uncharted territory. But, what you […]

How to Manage Anxiety While Pregnant

How to Manage Anxiety While Pregnant

August 20, 2020

Whenever someone mentions they just found out they’re pregnant, they are met with shrieks of excitement and congratulatory messages. Well-intentioned friends and family members may start talking about possible baby names and sending gifts. Book and magazine covers may display a picture of a seemingly happy pregnant woman. But, what happens if you’re not feeling […]

10 Recipe Ideas for Pregnancy

10 Recipe Ideas for Pregnancy

August 18, 2020

Food choices are a big consideration when pregnant, both for the health of your baby and the inevitable cravings. Here are 10 recipe ideas for moms-to-be from around the web. 10 Recipe Ideas for Pregnancy 1. For a high-protein lunch, try these Tuscan turkey burgers. 2. Speaking of protein, here are some protein balls packed […]

How to Protect Yourself From Mosquito Bites During Pregnancy

How to Protect Yourself From Mosquito Bites During Pregnancy

July 24, 2020

Finding out you’re pregnant can be an overwhelming and exciting experience. If it was planned, you’re ecstatic about sharing the information with loved ones as soon as possible. If it was a surprise, you may need some time to process the news. But no matter the circumstances, there are always common denominators — morning sickness, […]

Safe Pregnancy During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Having a Safe Pregnancy During the Coronavirus Pandemic

June 16, 2020

Finding out you’re pregnant comes with a lot of changes — scheduling regular appointments with your OB-GYN, having to urinate constantly, looking for ways to sleep comfortably, to name a few. But, while all of these modifications are expected, 2020 has brought with it the coronavirus pandemic. It has lasted for most of the year, […]

Caring for Newborns During Coronavirus Pandemic

Caring for Newborns During Coronavirus Pandemic

June 5, 2020

Taking care of a newborn baby can have joyful moments — but it also comes with a lot of sleep-deprived stress. You love your baby and you want to do everything to protect them — while keeping them comfortable and safe. And, while this can feel like a tall order during regular times, it can […]

Infertility: Causes, Diagnosis, & Treatment Options

Infertility

April 24, 2020

Planning to start a family can be one of the most exciting times of your life. You ask your friends who have children for stories. You read books and watch YouTube videos on the subject. You pick out names, imagine holding your little ones, and think about all the wonderful memories you’ll make together during […]

Fecal Incontinence After Childbirth

Fecal Incontinence After Childbirth

February 20, 2020

No matter who you are, what you do for a living, or what kind of lifestyle you lead, one thing is for certain across the board for women everywhere: giving birth brings along a lengthy list of changes. Vaginal bleeding, sore nipples, hemorrhoids, constipation, hormonal changes — even talking about taboo subjects like post-partum depression is becoming […]