5 Signs that You’re in Labor

Even moms who've been through it before can't always tell when labor is starting. To help you figure out when you're really ready to...

Pregnant Women Should Be Choosy About Sunscreen

Pregnant women should use caution when selecting a sunscreen. Some sunscreens contain retinyl palmitate, an ingredient that could increase the risk of birth defects. It's...

Taking Care of Your Newborn

Having a newborn can be both exciting and terrifying, especially for first-time parents. It can be overwhelming to know that your new little bundle...

Bed Rest While Pregnant

Nearly one in five women in the United States is put on bed rest at some point during pregnancy. While there may be a...

Headaches During Pregnancy?

It's not unusual to get tension headaches when you're pregnant, especially in the first trimester. Tension headaches - the most common kind of headache...

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Heartburn During Pregnancy: Causes, Natural Remedies & Future Prevention

What Causes Heartburn During Pregnancy? Heartburn, also called gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD, is a painful condition that occurs when stomach acid gets into the...
Tips for Dealing with a Gassy Baby

What Causes Babies to Have Gas?

As every parent knows, babies can become very uncomfortable when gas builds up in their intestinal tract. Why are they prone to becoming gassy?...
How to Treat Clogged Milk Ducts and Mastitis

How to Treat Clogged Milk Ducts and Mastitis

Breasts have ducts through which milk flows from the mammary glands to the nipples. In breastfeeding mothers, these ducts can become plugged. This is...