Category: Pregnancy

Dealing with Resistance from your Partner

Dealing with Resistance from your Partner

So, you’re ready to start a family! You’ve thought it over in your head and you definitely want to bring a child into the world. When you bring up the idea of having a baby to your partner, however, he or she shrugs it off or flat out rejects the […]

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6 Ways to Naturally Induce Labor: Do They Work?

6 Ways to Naturally Induce Labor: Do They Work?

The first thing that all pregnant women learn about pregnancy is that it is not “nine months” long. Instead, the pregnancy is a 40 week process. Talk about false advertising! That means doctors don’t consider you technically “overdue” until you are past the 38 week mark. The weeks between 36 […]

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Considering Getting Pregnant? These Vitamins Are Essential for Women and Men

Considering Getting Pregnant? These Vitamins Are Essential for Women and Men

Considering having a baby? From the best times to have sex to the best time to give birth, there is so much to figure out when you’re trying to conceive. You can boost your chances of getting pregnant and prepare your body for a healthy pregnancy by taking prenatal vitamins […]

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Managing Gestational Diabetes for a Healthy Baby

Managing Gestational Diabetes for a Healthy Baby

Gestational diabetes is a pregnancy-related condition that affects how your cells use sugar (glucose). Gestational diabetes causes high blood sugar that can affect your pregnancy and your baby’s health. Fortunately, this is a common complication that can be managed by eating healthy foods, exercising and in some cases, taking medication. […]

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What to Put on Your Baby Shower Registry

What to Put on Your Baby Shower Registry

It is a challenge to create a baby shower registry if you are a first time mom. People have their own ideas about what you may need, but you may not even know yourself what is truly essential for a new mom. Many women end up with very cute gifts […]

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6 First Trimester Pregnancy Hacks

6 First Trimester Pregnancy Hacks

If you have recently discovered you are pregnant, then prepare for a roller coaster ride of emotional ups and downs, random persistent nausea and strangers offering unsolicited advice. The first trimester can be a confusing time, especially if you’ve never been pregnant before. Here are the top hacks for getting […]

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