Category: Pregnancy

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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How to Get Pregnant Faster

How to Get Pregnant Faster

Schedule a pre-conception doctor visit. Before you and your partner officially start trying to get pregnant, you should both get a regular checkup. Have a discussion with your doctor about prenatal vitamins and the benefits of folic acid. Folic acid is one of the most important vitamins to prevent some […]

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Fashion: Pregnancy Style

Fashion: Pregnancy Style

Fashion rules and styles can seem completely confusing and challenging to a first time mommy. Many women often hesitate when it comes to their wardrobe during pregnancy, as they begin to find that usually after the first trimester hardly anything fits the same way it used. Having your pre-pregnancy jeans […]

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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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The Start of Something New

The Start of Something New

Starting a family with your partner is a big choice that you will both endure together. Sometimes it is preplanned, other times you’re surprised with a new bundle of joy. Whatever the situation, many parents will tell you that their children have brought them the greatest joy that have ever […]

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The Perfect Pregnancy Weight

The Perfect Pregnancy Weight

Putting on weight during your pregnancy is unavoidable, but that doesn’t mean that you have to dread it! Weight gain throughout your pregnancy does not have to be a nightmare in disguise, waiting to creep on you after the baby is born. From a beautiful natural glow, to a chest […]

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