Risks of Dehydration in Pregnancy

Proper hydration ensures your body has sufficient fluids to carry out its normal functions. If you’re pregnant, your body is working overtime supplying nutrients...

What are Common Fertility Treatments?

A common problem in the U.S., infertility is generally defined as the inability to conceive after a year or longer of unprotected sex. Because...

5 Facts About Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is a condition in which a child is affected by exposure to alcohol during the mother’s pregnancy. Alcohol enters the...

Understanding Miscarriages

It’s not your fault. Those are the words medical professionals want a woman who has suffered a miscarriage to remember — and believe — instead...

Getting Pregnant: Myths and Truths

There’s something about the holidays: maybe it’s the cuddling by the fire. Or wanting to stay indoors and out of the weather. Maybe it’s...

Truth About Pregnancy After 35

Don’t worry. Having a baby after age 35 won’t make you the “old mom” at preschool anymore. The average age of a first pregnancy has...

Breastfeeding 101

It’s common knowledge that breast milk is great for your baby. It’s rich in nutrients and antibodies that help protect your baby from infection, help...

Signs & Symptoms of Preeclampsia

Pregnancy is a confusing time. Lots of changes take place in a woman’s body, and it can be difficult to tell the difference between...

Is it Normal to Get Heartburn in the First Trimester of...

When it comes to recognizing early signs of pregnancy, every woman is different and there will be various indicators long before any visual confirmation....

Debunking Pregnancy Myths

Some topics inspire more myths than health and wellness. The same do-this, don't do that advice is repeated often and is just as often...

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Staying healthy during pregnancy can sometimes feel like a full-time job. Monitoring physical and hormonal changes, exercising, doctor visits and, of course, eating right...
Know When to get an ultrasound

Expectant Mothers: Knowing When to Get an Ultrasound

One of the first questions to pop into an expectant mother’s mind is, “when do I get to see my baby?!” While not every...
Hydration During Pregnancy

Risks of Dehydration in Pregnancy

Proper hydration ensures your body has sufficient fluids to carry out its normal functions. If you’re pregnant, your body is working overtime supplying nutrients...