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Prenatal Workout Tips

Maximizing a Prenatal Workout: Types and Benefits of Each

Regular workouts during pregnancy help keep you in shape and lessen your pregnancy aches and pains. There are many different types of prenatal workouts; each has its own advantages. Some of these workouts you can  Read Full Article...

Pregnancy Diet

Do You Need Extra Calcium During Pregnancy?

Calcium is a Vital Nutrient Calcium is a vital nutrient in pregnancy. It strengthens your bones and teeth, and in the second and third trimester, your baby relies on your calcium supply for ossification –  Read Full Article...

What is Placenta Previa?

Placenta Previa Blocks the Cervix Placenta previa occurs only in a pregnant woman when there’s a problem with the placenta. The placenta is a flat, round organ that is formed during pregnancy. Its function is  Read Full Article...

What is a VBAC?

The Rate of C-Section Deliveries has Increased With the rate of cesarean section deliveries having increased over the last few years, having a VBAC, or vaginal birth after cesarean, has also increased in popularity.  According  Read Full Article...

How Your Partner Can Support You While You’re Expecting

You Can Support Each Other Through Pregnancy You're all about sore feet, an aching back, morning sickness and a growing belly, but your partner is hardly experiencing any symptoms at all! While it may be  Read Full Article...

A Quick Look at Being a Success While Pregnant and Disabled

Pregnant while Handicapable Pregnancy is a time of wondrous joy, but many women also endure anxiety related to the many unknowns. Will the baby be healthy? Will there be any complications with the pregnancy? There  Read Full Article...

Late Stillbirths Linked to Sleep Position During Pregnancy

New Study Explores Pregnancy Sleeping Position A new study published in New Zealand shows a very slight link between mom’s sleep position and the risk of having a late stillbirth.  While this risk is only  Read Full Article...

There is a Link Between Premature Birth and ADHD

New Study Shows Link Between Preemies and ADHD A recent study from researchers in Sweden shows a definitive link between babies that are born prematurely, and their propensity for developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).  Read Full Article...

What is Preeclampsia?

Preeclampsia Only Occurs in Pregnant Women Preeclampsia is a common disorder that only occurs in pregnant women. While it is treatable if caught early, the disorder does pose a risk to the health of the  Read Full Article...