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  1. Affirmations for Expectant Moms By Nicky VanValkenburgh
    Natural childbirth is the ultimate act of empowerment. To accept this challenge, I must swim against the tide. Multitudes of expectant mothers chose to be numb from the waist down. I chose to be calm and relaxed. Others rely on doctors to rid themselves of the baby, as if it’s a disease. I quietly draw from an inner strength. I breathe in all that is wise and wonderful. After all. Relaxation is the key to the total dilation of the uterus. As I relax, I awaken a giant within me. That giant has…


  2. Pregnancy Exercise By Beverley Brooke
    One of the best things you can do to prepare for pregnancy is start exercising regularly. You don’t have to join the Boston Marathon, but even walking around the block a few times per week will help tone and condition your body and help you prepare for the journey ahead.Women who regularly engage in some form of exercise before and during pregnancy are more likely to experience quicker and less problematic labors. That is a good enough reason in and of itself to start exercising as soon as you…


  3. Fetal Development Month by Month By Teresa Redmond
    Month 1: Your first month of pregnancy your baby will accomplish many things, first and foremost, conception, fertilization, and implantation. After a woman ovulates, the egg is normally fertilized within 24-48 hours. The single fertilized cell begins to rapidly divide and at this point in time is called a zygote. Many amazing things happen at fertilization. Your baby's entire physical attributes are determined including gender, hair color, and eye color. Between days 7-10 from fertilization i…


  4. Myth or Reality? Dads Have Pregnancy Pains By Glenn Lawrence
    Ah hah. So you thought that it was just your spouse who would gain weight and experience morning sickness, bloating and nausea. Guess you haven’t yet heard about today’s dad, who gets a taste of pregnancy as well.Up to 65-percent of men with pregnant wives experience psychosomatic conditions of pregnancy—they gain weight, get back pain and sometimes even stomach spasms during birth.The condition is called Couvade Syndrome. Men usually experience the most profound symptoms during the third an…


  5. Delivery Mistakes – Cerebral Palsy By Todd Going
    Many experts believe that delivery mistakes lead to many cases of cerebral palsy. Sometimes, delivery mistakes are strictly because of the mother. For instance, premature deliveries have been documented as providing a greater risk of the child developing cerebral palsy. Other factors include a prolonged rupture of the amniotic membranes, slow fetal heart rate during labor, complications from umbilical cord placement and abnormal presentation of the child.Birth mistakes that do not come from…


  6. Exercise During Pregnancy By Beverley Brooke
    One of the best things you can do for yourself and your unborn child during pregnancy is exercise. There are numerous studies that show that women who exercise during pregnancy are more likely to have easy labor and deliveries and faster recoveries.Before you start any exercise program during pregnancy it is essential that you consult with your healthcare provider. For some women it may be more dangerous than beneficial to exercise during pregnancy.Once you get the go ahead from your doctor, y…


  7. Smoking During Pregnancy By Beverley Brooke
    If you have been drinking up until the point when you become pregnant or smoking it is also vital that you stop doing so immediately. Many women worry that they consumed a few alcoholic drinks prior to learning they were pregnant. If you are concerned you should talk with your healthcare provider. Chances are that everything will be just fine as long as you stop immediately. At this time there are no recommended safe limits of alcohol to consume during pregnancy, thus it is best that you avoid…


  8. Mommy Whisperer By Dr. Linda Miles
    Using simple techniques Moms can learn how easily they can whisper relaxing phrases to their babies during pregnancy, delivery, and post-partum. Dr. Linda Miles, inspires and instructs Moms, using a practical, proven effective method, which calms both the child and Mom, while building a stronger emotional and physical bond between the two. And Dads can join in, too.When Moms are anxious, babies feel that anxiety. Research has shown that a stressed Mom creates a stressed baby, causing the fe…


  9. What Would I Do Without My Doula? By Suzanne Doyle-Ingram
    By the time my husband and I finally got pregnant the first time, I had done a lot of reading about birth options and we had already decided to have a midwife instead of a doctor. We believe that pregnancy is a healthy state of being, and unless something came up, a midwife was the best way to go for us. Besides, where we live, a midwife can deliver babies at hospitals, so I felt that was the safest way to go. (Although, now, I feel I could have had my babies at home... but that is a whole oth…


  10. When Your Nipples Need Band-Aids - A Breastfeeding Problem By Julie Johnson
    In the olden days, mothers were told to toughen their nipples to avoid pain when the baby started breastfeeding. Rubbing with a wash cloth, pumping and even alcohol was once used to toughen the nipples.The number one reason why a woman has sore nipples is poor positioning and latching, not the lack of preparation. Possibly, the baby is not turned toward the mother or the baby’s mouth is not over the nipple but on the tip of it. Some babies go on to the breast with a wide mouth. But, throug…


  11. Pregnant Women Don't Just Stay at Home; Go Shopping! By Sara C. Jameson
    Most women like to go shopping. However, sometimes pregnant women reluctant to go out because they are afraid could harm them. That’s not true! Go and have fun. You don’t have to spend any money; just get out and window shop. Try on shoes; check out the new fall purses or sample a new cookie at the corner stand. Shopping is very therapeutic for women, and it gives you a chance to clear your mind.If you are feeling ambitious, though, or cannot justify taking an afternoon off to shop, give you…


  12. You Might Be Pregnant If By Alli Ross
    Your breasts are now twice their normal size.One of the early trademarks of pregnancy are sensitive, sore breasts. This is caused by an increase in the level of hormones. However, this too will pass. Once your rising hormone levels have stabilized and your body adjusts, the tenderness will diminish. You should be feeling much better after the first trimester.The monthly visitor has failed to visit.This actually isn't one of the best signals that you may be pregnant. You may have some spotting …


  13. Extent of Pregnancy Prejudice By Arabella Greatorex
    Extent of pregnancy prejudice in Britain's workplacesEach year around 30,000 working women are sacked, made redundant or leave their jobs due to pregnancy discrimination, according to alarming new research findings released recently by the Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC).The research quantifies, for the first time, how many pregnant women and new mothers say they are experiencing discrimination in workplaces across the country.Of the 441,000 pregnant women that are at work each year, the …


  14. Homebirth Midwifery By C. Bailey-Lloyd
    What is Homebirth Midwifery? Homebirth Midwifery is prenatal care that may include homebirth care, newborn exams, prenatal and postpartum care, labwork and more. Homebirth Midwifery also consists of using alternative therapies like Aquanatal, exercise, herbs, hydrotherapy, massage and other modalities.Homebirth Midwifery is utilized to achieve and maintain a healthy pregnancy. With the ability to give birth in an individuals' own home and own natural pace, Homebirth Midwifery enables multiple …


  15. Pregnancy Planner - A Quick Guide By Declan Tobin
    Weeks 1 to 3 are the first weeks of pregnancy. Week 1 begins on the first day of your last menstrual period. You will have no pregnancy symptoms yet, it’s too early right now. By week 4 nearly all of the organs and structure of the fetus have formed, you will start to feel the first pregnancy symptoms which will feel a bit like period symptoms such as tiredness and tender breasts.Weeks 5/6/7. By now mother’s breast have swelled and are sensitive as milk glands multiply. Morning sickness will k…


  16. Nutrition for Two By Lyn Dollard
    Your diet is vital to maintain your health and during pregnancy it is even more so since you are "eating for two"! Eating healthy during pregnancy has been found to significantly aid in foetal development.The need for certain nutrients such as calcium, iron and folic acid is increased at this time however only a small amount of extra energy (calories) is needed. Women should eat to their appetite and monitor their weight. A normal weight gain is around 10-13kg for women who are a healthy wh…


  17. Planning a Healthy Pregnancy By Maria Gonzalez
    Looking for healthy lifestyle pregnancy information? Here are some steps for planning a pregnancy with your healthy lifestyle in mind.The most important step in planning for a healthy pregnancy is getting you healthy. This means quitting use of tobacco products, illegal drugs and alcohol. Most doctors also advise limiting caffeine intake. A pre-pregnancy physical exam is also vitally important. Your health issues and medical history, as well as family history, will all have a bearing on th…


  18. What Can You Do For A Mom on Bed Rest? By Linda Cramer
    Your best friend was just put on bed rest. What is that? Why? Chances are she is pregnant, and this is just as sudden for her as it is for everyone else too. Many times women on put on bed rest for different reasons. Almost all of them have to do with early labor. When a mom-to-be is beginning to have contractions, or showing others signs of labor before her 36th week she is usually considered high risk and immediately placed on limited bed rest or full bed rest.You need to understand that whe…


  19. Vitamin C Prevents Pregnancy Complication By Loren Baker
    Women who supplement with a small amount of vitamin C during the second half of pregnancy reduce their risk of one contributor to premature birth, according to the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (2005; 81:859–63).The end of pregnancy and the beginning of the birth process is marked by rupture of the walls (membranes) of the sac that holds the growing fetus and the amniotic fluid. A healthy pregnancy usually lasts around 40 weeks. Premature birth occurs when the membranes rupture and bi…


  20. How to Get Your Pre-pregnancy Body Back By Joey Atlas
    The second biggest question you will ask yourself as a new mom is, “Will I be able to get back into shape after I give birth?” (The first, of course, is, “Will I be a good mother?”) The truth is, yes, you can get back into pre-pregnancy shape and, if you desire, you can get yourself into even better shape than you were in before your pregnancy.One of the biggest myths you must get past is the classic, “The doctor said I have to wait six weeks before I do any kind of exercise.” Under certain ci…


  21. Prenatal Stimulation For A Smart Baby By Olivia Lim
    Most parents think that parenting only starts after baby is born, but current research is proving otherwise. From the moment you learn that you are pregnant, you can start to stimulate and communicate with your baby.Think of the womb as your child’s first world, so whatever he experiences in the womb will shape his expectations of life after birth. This means that the prenatal period (time between conception and birth) is the critical time to establish the basic architecture of the brain and b…


  22. Expressing Breast Milk: Pumping for Your Preemie By Stephanie Casemore
    The shock and stress of having a baby born prematurely is difficult in and of itself to deal with. The frequent trips to the hospital are exhausting. And the worry you feel about the health of your son or daughter can be overwhelming. If you had hoped to breastfeed your baby, you will no doubt want to use a breast pump to initiate and maintain your supply until your baby is strong enough and developed enough to start short attempts at breastfeeding and hopefully eventually transition to exc…


  23. Is Cord Blood Banking Right For You? By Alli Ross
    Saving your baby's umbilical cord blood allows it to be cryogenically stored, and then available if your child later becomes sick and needs a bone marrow transplant. Umbilical cord blood was discarded until the 1970's, when researchers discovered that umbilical cord blood could save lives under certain circumstances.How do you decide on cord blood banking? Many soon-to-be parents ask this very question. Here are some things to consider when deciding on whether or not to bank your baby's umbili…


  24. Conception Tips and Tips For Getting Pregnant For Those Who Are Trying To Conceive By Brian Gardner
    CONCEPTION TIPSConception takes place in three basic stages: ovulation, then fertilization, and the division of the fertilized egg, which then implants in the uterus - which it isn't until then when pregnancy is considered successful! To better understand the process, we have explained in greater detail below each step of the process. If you are trying to conceive, keep reading these conception tips and your chances of getting pregnant are greater.WHAT IS OVULATIONOvulation usually occurs mi…


  25. Pregnancy Symptoms By Beverley Brooke
    There are many early signs that you may be pregnant. The obvious one is a late period but this can be caused by a number of things, an excessive weight gain or loss, a change in birth control methods, or just an imbalance of hormones.Nausea and vomiting, commonly known as morning sickness, will last for the first 2-8 weeks of gestation. Though its common name is a little misleading, as it can occur throughout the day, not just in the morning. There isn’t actually any known reason as to why wom…






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