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A Pregnant and Stress-Free Holiday: 5 Last-Minute Tips

The “to-do” list never ends, the cooking is never done and the gifts are never finished being bought and wrapped. The holidays are notoriously stressful even when you're not pregnant, and now that we are  Read Full Article...

Pregnancy forgetfulness and confusion

How to Cope with Pregnancy Forgetfulness

Suffering from momnesia? Don't worry, it's common to forget appointments, have memory glitches and a foggy short term memory during your 9-month journey to motherhood. This lapse of clarity, also known as pregnancy brain or  Read Full Article...

Your First Prenatal Visit

From discovering you are in fact pregnant to coping with early symptoms, the beginning stages of pregnancy are undoubtedly exciting, but can also be quite overwhelming if you don' t know what to expect. Here,  Read Full Article...

Is it safe to travel while pregnant?

Holiday Travel: Is it Safe When Pregnant?

A spring or summer due date may complicate your holiday travel plans this December, but don't cancel your trip just yet. Consider the research and your options. When deciding to travel, experts recommend always consulting  Read Full Article...

Are You Mentally Prepared for Parenthood?

It would be great if there was a standardized preparedness test potential parents could take before conceiving since having a baby is a joyous time but also mentally taxing. The guide below will help you  Read Full Article...

Can I sleep on my back while pregnant?

Does Sleeping on My Back Hurt the Baby?

It's a common pregnancy myth that sleeping on your back hurts the baby, but in reality, it’s more uncomfortable for you than it is dangerous. Still, that doesn't mean it is the most optimal sleep  Read Full Article...

Anemia During Pregnancy: Treatment and Types

In optimal health, blood is transported throughout the body to deliver oxygen, vitamins, hormones and more to the cells. The blood also removes wastes and carbon dioxide, but when the body is anemic, there aren't  Read Full Article...

Understanding Early Pregnancy Loss: A Blighted Ovum

Blighted ovum is a common cause of early pregnancy loss The loss of an early pregnancy is devastating no matter the cause, but for women that experience a blighted ovum, one of the most common  Read Full Article...

First Trimester Fears

First Trimester: Women Share their Pregnancy Fears

When Shauna Stewart got pregnant after two years of trying, she cried tears of happiness and relief. But there was also a nagging doubt she couldn’t shake. Even after a blood test and an ultrasound  Read Full Article...