ADVERTISEMENT
Sign up for our daily newsletter!

ADVERTISEMENT
Sign up for our daily newsletter!

Tag: pregnancy

A Doula For Dads

Doula For Dad provides services for men and male-identified people to prepare them for fatherhood and the aspects of manhood that relate to it When Desmond Seymour was 15 years old, he had a life-altering experience that went on to ...

Certain Antibiotics May Increase Risk of Birth Defects

A large study published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology found that certain antibiotics taken during pregnancy may increase the risk for birth defects. Canadian researchers followed 139,938 mothers of babies born in Quebec from 1998 to 2008, tracking ...

Considering abortion? Think again

By Audrey Throne You are probably here because of an unwanted pregnancy. Perhaps the circumstances surrounding your pregnancy are not very pleasant. Maybe you haven’t told your partner or family because you feel they may not support you. Life is ...

Rock Your Prenatal Care!

Photo Courtesy Centering Healthcare Institute By Mary-Powel Thomas, Healthy Start Brooklyn What’s the worst thing about pregnancy? Morning sickness, swollen feet, weird cravings, unusual aches and pains? Perhaps, but many women also hate spending an hour ...

Why Women Should Exercise During Pregnancy

Why Women Should Exercise During Pregnancy

Staying healthy during pregnancy is important for both mother and baby. Women know not to smoke, drink alcohol, or consume junk food or caffeine. Questions arise when it comes to exercise during pregnancy – should you, or shouldn’t you? Well, ...

mom, mother, health, healthy, healthy start, pregnant, pregnancy, child, children, baby, babies

Five things I wish I knew before my pregnancy

With less than two weeks until her due date, Katie has learned a lot. Though she has enjoyed a beautiful, easy pregnancy there are some things she wished she knew before she was expecting. It is hard to believe that ...

Swaddling your infant can be risky

Swaddling your infant can be risky

Doctors continue to warn parents that swaddling your child could lead to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) / Source: CNN To help reduce the risk of SIDS pediatricians recommends always placing your baby on its back when sleeping and not ...

4 unexpected perks of being pregnant

4 Unexpected Perks of Being Pregnant

I’m a pregnant woman. I’m a beautiful miracle in action. I am literally creating life at this very moment. I also can’t bend over, walk into another room without heavy mouth breathing or avoid smashing my toddler across the room ...

Frozen embryos may boost pregnancy odds for some women

Frozen embryos may boost pregnancy odds for some women

For some women seeking infertility treatment, the use of frozen embryos rather than fresh ones appears to improve the chances for a successful pregnancy, researchers report. Women with polycystic ovary syndrome, a hormonal disorder that causes enlarged ovaries with small ...

How Exercise Can Help Postpartum Depression

How Exercise Can Help Postpartum Depression

By Roma van der Walt When we talk about postpartum depression and exercise, the first thing that comes to mind is the aspect of engaging in physical activities , perhaps getting back in shape. But even now that many parents ...

Page 1 of 5 1 2 5