WATCH: Pregnant mom pole dancing at 37 weeks a just incredible!We're not suggesting for a moment you try these moves, but we can't help being in awe of this mom pole dancing 37 weeks into her pregnancy!Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Gonorrhea and PregnancyIf COVID-19 has taught us nothing else, we've learned that new diseases are cropping up all the time.The Pulse Shared .
Breast is best, even during the coronavirus crisisAugust is National Breastfeeding Month and the last week of the monthâAugust 25 through August 31âis Black Breastfeeding Week.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
Marijuana and Pregnancy in the Era of COVID-19Cannabis is becoming increasingly legal and available throughout the United States. However, the smoking or ingestion of marijuana is risky during pregnancy.The Pulse Shared .
Pelvic Floor Workout, Suitable Pregnancy, Postpartum, and Beyond!Here is this week's 6 Min core workout that focuses on the Pelvic Floor Muscles!Pregnancy Exercise Shared .
Specific exercises to improve Pelvic floor function and decrease injuries when returning to Running and HIIT PostpartumWe often forget about specifics when returning to impact exercise postpartum. Over the past 20 years, I have seen many mum's return too soon!Pregnancy Exercise Shared .
Lykke's Unwanted Cesarean as a Catalyst for Cyclical LivingLykke is a mother, wife, creator, and facilitator of a woman's circle in her small, beautiful village in Denmark.Indie Birth Shared .
Epsom Salt Soaks During PregnancyAchy bones and a tight back are symptoms of what we all may call fatigue.The Pulse Shared .
Making Girlfriend Time a Priority During PregnancyPregnancy, in no way, means the end of your fun and exciting days. Keep reading to learn how to stay social during your pregnancy and beyond!Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
Mum-to-be-gifts: The best gifts for pregnant womenUnsure on what gift to get your pregnant friend? Here's our pick of the best presents that the mum-to-be will just love!Mother & Baby Shared .
When do you start showing in pregnancy?Whether it's your first or second baby or you're pregnant with twins, we explain when you can expect your baby bump to start showing.Mother & Baby Shared .
Blue and Pink: Questioning Sex and GenderPredominantly, this was because I remember what I was like as a boy. It was disgusting.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
Yoga, Mindfulness and Birth Support: Adjusting to a Healthier LifeThrough yoga, mindfulness and birth support, Erin Elizabeth Grant is on a mission to improve mental health, especially for women going through times of change.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
Franky's Bump Day Blog, Week 38: The Finish LineSo close to the finish line. Half of me is REALLY feeling it's about time.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Postpartum Endometritis: What is it? How is it treated?After giving birth to a beautiful baby by cesarean section two days ago, Alexis started to feel pain in her lower abdomen that was aggravated when her nurse checked in on her and pressed on her belly.The Pulse Shared .
Is My Baby Teething?Your baby has been grumpy and out of sorts from the moment she woke up this morning.The Pulse Shared .
Pregnancies can't be rescheduled: Support your pregnant friends through the pandemicItâs not just an ultrasound, baby shower, maternity shoot, gender reveal, you name it. Itâs memories weâll never get to redo.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
COVID-19 and Miscarriage: Is There a Connection?Data regarding the effects of coronavirus disease 2019 during pregnancy are scarce. To date there have been three research...The Pulse Shared .
You also have a role to play in Breast FeedingSummary: Is breastfeeding all about a mother and child? What if the fathers also share a space in this responsibility?Cordlife India Pregnancy Blog Shared .
6 ways Dads can support their partner during pregnancyThe final few weeks before your partner's due date is a whirlwind of hormonal changes.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Surprising ways your boobs change in pregnancyPregnancy is full of surprises, and a fair few affect your breasts. Welcome to the world of puffy nipples, leaks and much bigger bras...Mother & Baby Shared .
Everything You Need To Know About Group B Strep and PregnancyWhat is group B Strep infection? How do I know if I am carrying group B Strep?My Baba Parenting Blog Shared .
6 ways to beat pregnancy insomniaEveryone's telling you to get more sleep now before the baby arrives, but what if you can't?Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Pregistry's Friday Recipe: Puff Pastry Breakfast SquaresThese easy breakfast pastry squares are much easier to make than their fancy appearance would suggest - making them a total win-win!The Pulse Shared .
What It's Like To Be In Maternity Photos When You Are Plus SizeEven though many photographers know how to style plus size maternity photoshoots, those who offer wardrobes don't always provide plus size options.Plus Size Birth Shared .
Breastfeeding + Motherhood with Rehab Addict's Nicole CurtisThis week Nicole Curtis from HGTV's hit show Rehab Addict joins me to discus breastfeeding and motherhood.The First Latch Podcast Shared .
Keeping your baby's vaccines on track during the pandemicDuring uncertain times like the COVID-19 pandemic, many parents may be worried about how to best protect their babies.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
Maternity gym wear 2020: The best UK maternity sports clothes for active mums who workout during pregnancyWant to update your gym clothes now you're pregnant? We've searched the high street so you don't have to and found the best maternity gym wear.Mother & Baby Shared .
The Importance of Omegas for Breastfeeding HealthBreastfeeding women should be sure to include plenty of omegas fatty acids, because contribute in important ways to their baby's growth.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
Tips on What to Eat at a Barbecue When You Are PregnantWe are in the middle of the summer and there are probably many barbecues in your social schedule's future.The Pulse Shared .
You Need to Talk About Postpartum Sleep Strategies NowYou haven't had your baby yet, but you need to start talking about your postpartum sleep strategies right away.Baby Prepping Shared .
The Life-Shattering Lows and Beautiful Highs of Pregnancy after LossWhen I imagined being pregnant, my heart would fill with the possibility of tiny kicks, picture-perfect baby bumps, and adoring family members.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Stressed Out? 10 Proven Ways to Lower Cortisol for a Healthier FetusShare with:The list of things you need to do before labor keeps growing. And pregnancy symptoms are getting worse.Baby Doppler Blog Shared .
10 fun ways to predict your baby's genderIf you can't wait any longer to find out if you're having a boy or a girl, try one of these fun gender predictors.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Why Pregnancy Causes Sciatica and What to do about ItBack pain during pregnancy is almost a given. Sciatica is a specific type of back pain that is common in pregnancy and particularly...The Pulse Shared .
Navigating Toddler Tantrums and Meltdowns with Big Little Feelings Co-Founders Deena Margolin and Kristin GallantIn this episode of Yoga-Birth-Babies, I speak with the co-founders of Big Little Feelings, child therapist, Deena Margolin LMFT and parent coach, Kristin Gallant about creating a practical action plan to navigate all the tough moments with your children.Prenatal Yoga Center Shared .
The 10 most important foods to eat during pregnancyHere are the top 10 foods to help baby and mama grow and feel their best.Well Rounded NY Shared .
Catch Your Breath: Dyspnea During PregnancyDyspnea is difficult or labored breathing. Also called "shortness of breath," dyspnea can be a temporary condition due to intense exercise or physical exertion, or it can be a symptom of another-perhaps more serious-medical condition.The Pulse Shared .
9 Things Pregnant and Parenting after Loss Moms want you to know about Breastfeeding after LossBreastfeeding after loss is a unique journey for each mom and sigicantly complicated by their loss of a previous pregnancy or infant.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Why you shouldn't wait to tell people that you're pregnantIt's still customary in many countries and cultures to wait until the end of the first trimester to announce a pregnancy, but here's why you shouldn't wait.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
7 Science-Backed Ways to Improve Male FertilityInfertility has long been a topic much discussed on women-centered parenting sites and it has been generally regarded as an issue faced mostly by women alone.Momtastic - Pregnancy Shared .
8 practical baby shower gifts recommended by momsWhether you have a drive-by baby shower coming up, or would just like to send your friend a gift for her new baby, we have some great suggestions from moms.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
8 good reasons to call your doctor during pregnancyWhile aches and pains are part of pregnancy, there are certain symptoms you shouldn't ignore.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Five ways to prepare your body for natural childbirth"Imagine a woman is in second-stage labour but instead of everyone telling her to hold her breath, push and count to 10, she is synchronized with her body, in the moment, doing exactly what her body tells her." These are the words of Sheila Kitzinger, a grand old guru of natural childbirth, recorded back in 1997.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
Franky's Bump Day Blog, Week 37: A Normal PregnancyFor the first time, I've reached 37-weeks in pregnancy. I'm swollen, tired, stretched, and constantly overheated - here's to my first "normal" pregnancy.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Classic Games for Baby Development and EntertainmentAs parents, we all want the best for our precious children: the best clothing, the best food and the best opportunities for learning and growth.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
Don't delay getting vaccinated because of COVID-19August is National Vaccination Month. Itâs important now more than ever not to delay getting vaccinated because of COVID-19 fears.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
Dressing to Hide Your PregnancyWhen you first find out you are expecting a baby, it can be really hard to keep your pregnancy a secret, especially when that tell-tale bump starts to show.The Pulse Shared .
7 Early Signs of PregnancyRead more about 7 Early Signs of Pregnancy on this blog post. Turning Point offers no-cost pregnancy services to the San Diego, CA area.Turning Point Shared .
I'm Considering an Abortion: What Do I Need to Know?Taking a home pregnancy test does not confirm pregnancy. The pregnancy test is only the first step; an ultrasound is the most accurate way to confirm a viable pregnancy, find out how far along she is, and always should be performed by a trained medical professional.Turning Point Shared .
A Simple Guide to Paid Parental Leave in AustraliaAre you eligible for Parental Leave Pay after your baby is born? Here we answer your questions about Parental Leave Pay in Australia.The Bub Hub Shared .
The Truth About Hypnobirth, HypnoBirthing, and Hypnosis During ChildbirthWhat's Angelina Jolie's, Jessica Alba's and Duchess Kate Middleton's secret to a smoother labor? All of the celebs relied on hypnobirthing.Mama Natural - Pregnancy Shared .
Dental Care for Babies and Young ChildrenWe've always known that baby teeth are important. But now we understand even more about what we need to do to protect our children's teeth....Nourish Baby Shared .
Microbiome Therapy: A New Treatment for Bacterial VaginosisBacterial vaginosis is a common bacterial infection of the vagina that can occur during pregnancy.The Pulse Shared .
Itching and Scratching: Contact Dermatitis During PregnancySkin changes and even itching and rashes are common in pregnancy. Many are not serious, but a doctor will help determine the exact cause and appropriate treatment of skin conditions.The Pulse Shared .
Pregistry's Friday Recipe: Lobster BisqueLobster bisque is one of those dishes that screams "fancy" - but is really very simple.The Pulse Shared .
10 Crucial Facts that you Should Know about Baby Kicks During PregnancySummary: Baby kicks are important parts of fetal development because it helps to make baby's growing joints and bones stronger.Cordlife India Pregnancy Blog Shared .
Hemoglobinopathies in PregnancyWhen you're pregnant, it seems that there's an endless number of tests to be done.The Pulse Shared .
Baby and Toddler MassageMassage has a noble history relating to his benefits, not just for young children but for adults as well.Nourish Baby Shared .
How to handle pregnancy during a global pandemicThough we cannot know what the world will look like in nine monthsâ time, SpatoneÂ has put together a few ways you can find support and navigate pregnancy during this time.B Magazine Shared .
Delicious leftover recipe ideasReducing our food waste has had more attention in the news as food costs rise.Pregnancy to Parenting Shared .
Mom, it's okay if you're not ecstatic about your pregnancy all the timeAll over the world rates of depression and anxiety in pregnant women are rising due to lockdown restrictions and social distancing.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
The Pregnancy Benefits of AvocadosIt is easy to fall in love with eating avocados. Avocados are delicious and a new study also shows how pregnant women can really benefit from eating them.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
8 weeks pregnant: Symptoms, belly scan and more8 weeks pregnant - Now officially a foetus rather than an embryo, here's what your baby is doing and everything you can expect at eight weeks pregnant.Mother & Baby Shared .
23 baby shower gift ideas for mums-to-be and babiesThe best baby shower gifts on the market. Turn up with the perfect present for the new arrival, and be in the new parent's good books.Mother & Baby Shared .
The COVID-19 dexamethasone story and its significance for pregnancyThe story of emerging treatments for COVID-19 has been confusing for various reasons. First, it is confusing, because infection with SARS-CoV2 produces a range of disease severity in different people, from a complete lack of symptoms on one end of the spectrum to severe complications in multiple organ systems leading to death at the other end.The Pulse Shared .
Can I Go to The Hospital for an Abortion During COVID-19?If you are a woman faced with an unplanned pregnancy considering abortion during COVID-19, there are some important things to know before making your final decision.Turning Point Shared .
How one mum's birth plan led to a business ideaLet's be honest, birth is far from blissful. But let me explain. My midwife was a total badass, cool as a cucumber under pressure - â¯a great match for my bossy personality.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
Reducing Morning Sickness in PregnancyAfter the initial excitement of a positive pregnancy test, misery can soon kick in around week 6 of pregnancy when morning sickness appears.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
A Guide To Skin Care During PregnancyDuring pregnancy, your skin can become quite sensitive. Finding proper treatments and tips that will work for both you and your baby can seem overwhelming.Baby Prepping Shared .
A Blue Bird in the Rough: A story about terminating for medical reasons, miscarriage, infertility and IVFFollow Alison's journey through infertility, trisomy 18, terminating for medical reasons, prengnacy after loss, and the birth of her rainbow baby.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Positive pregnancy testIt may be the result you've been hoping for. But that doesn't stop you feeling, well, every emotion going now you've found out you're finally pregnant.Mother & Baby Shared .
Pregnant and Want to Keep Exercising? Don't Sweat ItWhen youre preggo, it can seem like everyone has something to say about what you can or cant, should or shouldnt do when it comes to exercise during pregnancy.Pregnancy Help Online Shared .
Putting Infertility Behind You: What It Feels Like to Finally Be PregnantInfertility is a difficult journey. When you finally get pregnant, there are a wide range of emotions.Baby Chick Shared .
Everything you need to know about the maternity leave precedent set in court this weekA landmark case has recently been won by a pregnant employee who was discriminated against because she fell pregnant twice in three years.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Ivermectin, Covid-19 and PregnancyIvermectin is an FDA-approved drug that is used to treat parasitic infections. It can be administered orally or applied topically to treat scabies, lice infestation, and bedbug infestation.The Pulse Shared .
Community Birth Story: Power, Surrender and Opening with Lina LumSharing birth stories matters. It's an opportunity to support and inspire one another during a transformative time.Prenatal Yoga Center Shared .
3 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Become a DoulaYou don't believe that you are worth investing in education or training. This is the elephant in the room; most women who are exploring the doula path are also women who are interested in supporting other women.Indie Birth Shared .
Baby's brain developmentHave you ever wondered about how your baby's brain develops? Â Well, science tells us that the experiences we have in the first few years of our life affect how our brains get built and that this early brain development impacts our health later in life.Â These impacts can be positive or negative.Â But how does&.Pregnancy to Parenting Shared .
Your Pelvic Floor is for Life, Not Just for Pregnancy: Must-Have Tips to Avoid Weak MusclesAll you hear about in pregnancy is "are you doing your pelvic floor exercises? " When asked this, I think most women nod frantically because they think they should know how to do it but in reality inside they are thinking how do I know if I am doing them right?My Baba Parenting Blog Shared .
When is the Right Time to have a Second Child?Some of the most common questions I get asked by parents with one child is "When is the best time to have a second baby?"The Pulse Shared .
Listening to Her Womb Maira's Births as Initiation into Authentic MidwiferyLINKS and SHOW NOTESBirthing Hearts. Circle of Inner Knowing - bimonthly, virtual sharing circle for mothers hosted by Maíra Maíra's Instagram account @mairadbmbirthkeeper Birth Warrior Podcast submissions link: Birth Warrior Project: 120 Day Doula Training and Transformation Indie Birth Midwifery School.Indie Birth Shared .
A Guide to Finding the Right PediatricianYour role as a new parent is to take care of your child. Finding the right pediatrician can help with that endeavor.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
How is gastroschisis diagnosed and treated?Gastroschisis Awareness Day is Thursday, July 30, 2020. Gastroschisis is a birth defect of the abdominal wall this is becoming more common.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
The best pregnancy tracker appsThe best pregnancy apps can track your pregnancy, your baby's development and even help your partner, in just one click.Mother & Baby Shared .
Franky's Bump Day Blog, Week 36: The Waiting GameI've given up all expectations of this pregnancy, though one sweet hope I'm holding onto is that I will go into labour naturally.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
How to Do Self Accupressure to Induce LaborImagine this: You're standing in your kitchen, ankles swollen to the size of a grapefruit, sharp pains shooting through your back, and you're staring at the wall calendar in front of you.Belly Itch Blog Shared .
6 tips to prevent stretch marks during pregnancy90% of pregnant women will get stretch marks during the third trimester. The good news is, the appearance of stretch marks can be minimised.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Top tips for Child Proofing your HomeThe newborn days fly by so quickly. One minute you have a tiny little bundle snuggling up on your chest, and the next, they are starting to lift their heads, roll over and pull themselves up.The Pulse Shared .
Two Postpartum Core Exercises to help you prepare safely for more Challenging ExercisesHave you read that you shouldn't EVER do crunches postpartum? Sometimes blog sites can increase the fear of crunches when they make statements such as the one above.Â Crunches and other typical harder core exercises done correctly and when you are ready for them postpartum can be safe for y...Pregnancy Exercise Shared .
Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome in PregnancyThis is Cassandra's first pregnancy. At 39 weeks, she is about to deliver a beautiful baby girl.The Pulse Shared .
How to Keep Cool When Pregnant This Summer"Cotton underwear is more absorbent in hot weather, therefore less likely to cause irritation or encourage environments that thrush can multiply in," adds Lesley Gilchrist, founder of My Expert Midwife.""Baby London - Pregnancy Shared .
Oral Polio Vaccine , Pregnancy, and COVID-19How do we get the body to fight off a potentially deadly virus? There are three basic strategies.The Pulse Shared .
Pregistry's Friday Recipe: Brownie Ice Cream SundaesA simple brownie batter is baked in a cupcake tin - this serves as the "base".The Pulse Shared .
Breastfeeding 101 For New MomsBreastfeeding - that beautiful interaction between mother and child that is integral for establishing and solidifying your bond.Healthy Mama Brand Shared .
12 Uncommon Pregnancy Do's and Don'ts that Nobody Told You EverSummary:. Most pregnant ladies are aware of what to do and what not to do.Cordlife India Pregnancy Blog Shared .
WATCH! This enthralling video of life in the womb will pull at your heart stringsSee how a little human develops from a tiny embryo until it's ready to be welcomed into the world in this stunning video.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Jodelicious Teas: Nurturing Your Body and SoulAfter turning to herbal teas to prepare her body for childbirth and then to help increase milk supply during breastfeeding, Jodie Clarke experimented with her own tea blends.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
What Is The Best Plus Size Pregnancy Book?While there certainly are a few books available, the My Plus Size Pregnancy Guide is the best plus size pregnancy book you can find!Plus Size Birth Shared .
Benefits of Prenatal Vitamins During PregnancyPrenatal vitamins have gained popularity in the past few years, due in large part to the plethora of benefits they provide to both the mother and the developing fetus.Healthy Mama Brand Shared .
DIY Pregnancy Spa TreatmentsFinding out you're pregnant is exciting but you also need to focus on yourself. Here's what every mom needs to know about DIY pregnancy spa treatments.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
How To Release and Relax Through Your CoreLearning how to release and relax through your core during pregnancy is extremely important for properly strengthening your deep core, preventing diastasis recti and preparing your body for labor, delivery and recovery postpartum.Knocked-Up Fitness Shared .
Bacterial Conjunctivitis During PregnancyAmong the most common eye conditions is conjunctivitis, also known as "pinkeye." It is especially common among young children, but teens and adults can get it, as well.The Pulse Shared .
This local online baby registry lets you put together a baby shower gift wish list for friends and familyCut out the confusion and misplaced generosity of baby gifts from well-meaning friends and create your own shopping list with this new baby registry.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
I Did Not Enjoy Being Pregnant, And That's OkayLet me be clear. I am not one of these women. I couldn't stand being pregnant and I struggled with the guilt of that for a very long time.Baby Chick Shared .
Different Childbirth Classes and What They OfferThere are many different types of childbirth classes available these days. Check out our list of the most popular and what each type offers.Baby Chick Shared .
What can I take for a blocked nose when pregnant?You might not be sick or suffering from allergies - it could be caused by what you're eating& Sister Lilian offers this advice.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
How to Modify Revolved Lunge for PregnancyI remember the first time Revolved Lunge came up in my regular yoga class when I was newly pregnant.Spoiled Yogi - Prenatal Yoga Shared .
The Silver Lining of Vomiting During LaborDid you know that there's a silver lining to vomiting during labor? Throwing up in labor is not all bad - good can come from it!Mother Rising Shared .
Fertility CleanseIf you're thinking about trying to get pregnant, you want your body in the healthiest shape possible.Baby Prepping Shared .
Cerebral Embolism and PregnancyA cerebral embolism is a type of stroke that can occur in very rare instances during pregnancy, childbirth, or soon after delivery.The Pulse Shared .
10 Questions to Ask Your Higher SelfOn this podcast, I use Danielle LaPorte as inspiration in a few different ways. Join me as I reflect on what it means to connect with your higher consciousness in pregnancy; how the state of the world is requiring more of this from us , and how some or all of these questions may really help you create your own best pregnancy and birth experience.Indie Birth Shared .
9 Must-Haves for Moms Who Hate BreastfeedingShare with:Breastfeeding is a nutritious gift you give your baby. It's also a wonderful bonding experience.Baby Doppler Blog Shared .
Pregnant and new mums isolated in lockdownLoneliness has been shown to raise the risk of conditions such as depression and anxiety and as many as one in five women develop a mental health problem during pregnancy or in the first year after the birth of their baby, so Tommyâs and Mush are encouraging mums to find socially distant ways to connect with friends and support mental...B Magazine Shared .
Katy Perry reveals you're never too pregnant for a crop top!With her baby due any day now, the music sensation has shared a snap of her baby bump...Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
I Gave Birth During the 2020 PandemicOne mom's journey through the stillbirth of her first son, to the NICU with her second son, and giving birth during the 2020 pandemic to her third son.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Black Maternal Mental Health Week 2020Minority Mental Health is observed each year in July. Itâs a time when we bring attention to the mental health issues affecting racial and ethnic minorities in the United States.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
Watching Out for Dehydration During Pregnancy and BreastfeedingDehydration, where your body loses fluids faster than you can take them in, is dangerous, especially during pregnancy and breastfeeding.The Pulse Shared .
Study finds being pregnant is the same as running a 40-week marathon!You may feel far from it, but new research finds that pregnant women are basically endurance athletes!The Healthy Mummy Shared .
How to Calm a Crying BabyLearning how to calm a crying baby can feel like a draining, never-ending endeavour for a new parent.Nourish Baby Shared .
Operating out of Faith Aly's Triumphant VBAC StoryAly McClain is a wife, and a mother of two, with one on the way.Indie Birth Shared .
The Brighter Side of Being Pregnant during a PandemicSummary: Even though the recent pandemic has clouded the otherwise happy mindset of pregnant ladies, there are some silver linings as well.Cordlife India Pregnancy Blog Shared .
Franky's Bump Day Blog, Week 35: MilestonesFranky meets two big, emotional milestones at week 35 in her pregnancy after loss: the gestational age Maddie was born and Rossi's 4th heavenly birthday.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
The Benefits of Kegel Exercises During and After PregnancyKegels, an exercise used to strengthen pelvic floor function, is a popular workout that assists with labor and delivery as well as recovery.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
Impetigo and PregnancyImpetigo is a highly contagious skin infection. It causes sores and blisters on the skin: the blisters grow, burst, and then leave patches with crusty edges.The Pulse Shared .
Why Am I Always Hot During Pregnancy?If you're pregnant and you've been feeling the heat, there are some good reasons why.The Pulse Shared .
Small-Scale Study Finds Evidence of COVID-19 Transmission to Babies In-UteroWhile children under the age of three rarely suffer severe illness if infected by COVID, no one knows if there are any long-term consequences of infection.Growing Your Baby - Pregnancy Shared .
Tips For Eating Eggs Safely During PregnancyWhen pregnant, anything that goes in has to be double-checked, run by a doctor, and overcooked two times.The Pulse Shared .
Pregistry's Friday Recipe: Agua FrescaAgua fresca translates to "cool water" and is a light, easy, thirst-quenching drink made from fruit, water and sweetener.The Pulse Shared .
Ovulation Kits: How Do Ovulation Test Strips Work?An ovulation kit can help you find your most fertile days—here's everything you need to know about using one if you're trying to conceive.Momtastic - Pregnancy Shared .
Can I eat mopane worms when pregnant?Craving your pap and masonja? Dig in says registered dietician Thembekile Dhlamini, as eating mopane worms during pregnancy has several health benefits.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
New Study: Breastfeeding Really Does Reduce Your Risk of Ovarian CancerYou know that breastfeeding has tons of benefits for your baby. That's why the World Health Organization says you should only feed...The Pulse Shared .
Tips for Supporting Your Partner in LabourMany women who have experienced labour and childbirth reflect on the support they received from their partner or other support person.Nourish Baby Shared .
Getting ready for another babyDue to the current pandemic, some women may be thinking about postponing having another baby for a later time.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
Breastfeeding Complications In The Hospital: What The Books Won't Tell YouThis week we catch up on COVID19 life, my pregnancy, and we talk about what the books won't tell you.The First Latch Podcast Shared .
Can you use essential oils in pregnancy?Essential oils can be used for all manner of things and certain ones are especially helpful during pregnancy.Mother & Baby Shared .
What Your Mucus Plug Has To Do With LaborThe mucus plug blocks the opening of the cervix to prevent bacteria from entering the uterus.Knocked-Up Fitness Shared .
Perineum Tearing During Labor and DeliveryCongratulations, you're expecting! As you prepare to meet your little one, it is important to prepare yourself for the labor and delivery process.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
Why It May Be OK To Sleep On Your Back During Late PregnancyYou've probably been warned not to sleep on your back while you're pregnant, but what's that really all about?The Pulse Shared .
Getting Pregnant with PCOSFor many women, the idea of getting pregnant with PCOS may seem nearly impossible because the condition does affect fertility.Baby Prepping Shared .
Morning Sickness? 5 Ways Your Partner Can HelpMany men find pregnancy a confusing and nervously back away instead of offering support.Pregnancy Help Online Shared .
pregnant mom loses baby to COVID-19The world mourns with Marzanne Lennox upon hearing the news of her unborn baby's death due to COVID-19.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Am I Pregnant? Take Our SUPER-ACCURATE Pregnancy Quiz!Take our pregnancy quiz to see if you're showing any early signs of pregnancy and if it's time to take a pregnancy test.Mother & Baby Shared .
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: Heart Disease in PregnancyCardiomyopathy is a disease of the muscle of the heart. The heart becomes enlarged, thickened, or rigid, which makes it harder for the heart to pump blood and maintain its normal rhythm.The Pulse Shared .
Development, Emotional, and Social Milestones with Nekole Eaton of Kids OT HelpHave you ever wondered what the appropriate milestones are for your baby? What is there to do if your child is not meeting these benchmarks?Prenatal Yoga Center Shared .
Four ways hypnobirthing can support all kinds of birthsHypnobirthing seems to be having its day. Kate Middleton recently revealed that she did it.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
Three months pregnant: Common symptoms and baby developmentWhat happens during your third month of pregnancy? Three months pregnant is a big milestone - read our blog to find out what's happening.Mother & Baby Shared .
Should I worry about nosebleeds during pregnancy?If you blow your nose and suddenly find blood on your tissue, something thatâs never happened to you before, you might be a bit freaked out - but before you start panicking, read this.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Convalescent Plasma, Covid-19 and PregnancyConvalescent plasma is a form of experimental treatment for Covid-19 that was first used in Wuhan, China.The Pulse Shared .
Franky's Bump Day Blog, Week 34: Depression Vs. MeThings did feel a little better once I started admitting I was depressed. This whole pregnancy, it's been easy for me to list the things that could make me depressed, or feelings that can relate to depression, or using my journey after loss as a way of covering up my dark feelings that go beyond that pain.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Doing the 'Impossible' Kristina's Freebirth After Four CesareansWhen standard care turned its back on her, Kristina found support from intuitive women who lived the example of normal, undisturbed birth.Indie Birth Shared .
3 New Ways Shady Grove Fertility is Saving Patients MoneyShady Grove Fertility has developed three new financial incentives to ease the cost of fertility treatment.Shady Grove Fertility Blog Shared .
July 13, 2020The Pregistry Weekly Newsletter is published every Monday by the Pregistry staff. Feel free to forward to your friends and family.The Pulse Shared .
5 Recipes for Mac and Cheese That are Pregnancy Safe and Toddler ApprovedOf the many foods we consume, mac and cheese has always been a staple meal for the whole family and the recipe can be modified into a healthier meal.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
Do Scented Candles Pose a Risk to Pregnant Women?Scented candles are one of my favorite gifts to give and gifts to receive. Useful, luxurious, and often deliciously scented, I have been known to continuously burn them throughout the evening.The Pulse Shared .
Mothering #4: Food, Eating and our FamilyJoin me on this continuation of my mothering series. In this episode, I talk about my beliefs around food and kids and how ultimately I have settled on trying to control less and allow more freedom.Indie Birth Shared .
Is Drinking Matcha Tea Safe During Pregnancy?Coffee consumption during pregnancy should be moderate. Alcohol is bad. Cigarettes are bad. When pregnant, so many things are off the table...The Pulse Shared .
Epidural 101An epidural is a procedure that injects a local anaesthetic in to the space around the spinal nerves in your lower back.Belly Itch Blog Shared .
Why Pregnant Women Must get the Flu Shot in the COVID-19 EraBack in April, we discussed why COVID-19 is worse than the seasonal influenza, whether or not you are pregnant, but, rather...The Pulse Shared .
How to overcome postpartum insomniaPostpartum insomnia can be brought on by a variety of circumstances. Identifying the issue is half the battle.Pregnancy Magazine Shared .
30-week pregnant Pretoria woman in ICU with COVID-19Marzanne didn't show any of the usual COVID-19 symptoms like a fever or body aches - now she's in hospital in ICU on a ventilator.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Pregistry's Friday Recipe: Pretzel Ice Cream SandwichesThese delicious little treats are a perfect addition to any summer celebration! Just grab your favorite ice cream.The Pulse Shared .
Pregnancy and Postpartum Core ExerciseThis is such an awesome Core exercise that includes 3 modifications to follow for recti and advanced.Pregnancy Exercise Shared .
3 weeks pregnant: Symptoms, belly and what to expect3 weeks pregnant - here's what to expect. From what's happening in your body, to the early symptoms to look out for, here's our week three guide.Mother & Baby Shared .
Azithromycin, COVID-19 and PregnancyAzithromycin is a broad spectrum antibiotic meaning it can kill bacteria from different classes. It belongs to a group of antibiotics known as macrolides which are commonly used to treat throat infections, pneumonia, ear infections, skin infections and sexually transmitted infections.The Pulse Shared .
Early Pregnancy MattersWe are told not to tell anyone we are pregnant, until the second trimester.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
5 Healthy and Safe Energy Drinks for Pregnant WomenThe things you eat and drink during pregnancy profoundly influence and impact your growing baby.Healthy Mama Brand Shared .
Continuing the conversation: Systemic racism affects the health of moms and babiesOn Tuesday, June 11th March of Dimes hosted a Facebook Live event where panelists discussed systemic racism and the need for equity in maternal and infant health.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
The Most Popular and Trending Baby Names in 2020Another year, another list of the most popular baby names for boys and girls, and trending baby names to scour for inspiration.Baby London - Pregnancy Shared .
Permission Granted: Let go of Guilt during Pregnancy after LossAlong with anxiety, it's a hallmark of pregnancy after loss. Expecting again makes it bubble to the surface again no matter how much time has passed.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Household Mom and Baby Baskets: A New Parent's Helpful TipDuring the important nesting phase of pregnancy, a wonderful idea for new parents is to make special baskets to stash all around the house.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
28 weeks pregnant: months, belly, symptoms and what to expectAt 28 weeks pregnant - here's what to expect. From what your growing baby is doing, to common symptoms to look out for, here's everything you need to know.Mother & Baby Shared .
'Expecting Amy' shares every detail of Amy Schumer's difficult pregnancyAmy Schumer's new three-part documentary Expecting Amy hits HBO Max this week and Motherly got an advance look at the series that takes a really deep dive into Schumer's journey from newlywed to new mom.Well Rounded NY Shared .
My stomach is cramping should I worry?Any stomach cramping or pain during pregnancy can be frightening for moms-to-be. But before you rush to hospital, it's not always serious...Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
A Hole in Your Baby's Heart?Hearing that your baby has a hole in the heart sounds like time to panic, but most of the time it's not.The Pulse Shared .
Make sure to eat these Fruits during PregnancyPregnancy is a time to pay extra attention to the food you consume. To make things easier, we've rounded up the top 10 fruits to eat during pregnancy.Baby Prepping Shared .
WATCH: Baby rolling over inside mom's tummy!In a video that has been viewed over 9 million times on Facebook, a mother captures the moment when her baby rolls over in her womb â sheâs 39 weeks pregnant in the video.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
When Do You Start Showing in Pregnancy?Finally showing in pregnancy is one of the most exciting milestones of your pregnancy! But when you start to show depends on many things.Baby Chick Shared .
14 Ideas Summer 2020 Pregnancy Bucket ListShare with:When summer rolls around, many of us are making up our lists of fun things we want to do before it's over.Baby Doppler Blog Shared .
Baby-Led Weaning: When and How to Start Solids with Solid Starts founder Jenny BestPart of parenting is learning through mistakes. Personally, I could write a book on the missteps I've taken despite thinking I'm doing the right thing in the moment.Prenatal Yoga Center Shared .
Meniere's Disease and PregnancyMeniere's disease is an inner ear disorder that causes vertigo, ringing or roaring in the ear , a feeling of fullness or pressure in the ear, and off-and-on hearing loss.The Pulse Shared .
MTHFR variant and folic acid: What you need to knowMTHFR stands for reductase. It's an enzyme that helps your body break down and use folate.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
Expecting But Not Pregnant After Loss, Week 40: Dear BabyDear Baby, I want you to know that no matter what, we love you. You are not our first child, but you will be the first child to come home with us.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Cholecystitis in PregnancyAlexandra is five months pregnant. She's been craving nothing but fast food—hamburgers, French fries, and vanilla milkshakes!The Pulse Shared .
Tapping into MotherWitAmidst her Saturn return, Amber RainMa made the decision to end her job, sell her house, and gift most of her belongings in service to a higher calling - embarking on a soul journey throughout the world that led to the sacred conception and pregnancy of her son, Blessing.Indie Birth Shared .
The Ins and Outs of Maternity LeaveMaternity leave is the amount of time that a new mom takes off work after giving birth.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
This is why you shouldn't cancel your Gap cover if you're pregnantWe know you're financially strained but experts warn that cancelling your gap cover can have serious financial consequences.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Practically Fertile: How Expectations On The Keeps You TrappedExpecting life to always turn out the way you want is guaranteed to lead to disappointment because life will not always turn out the way you want it to.How To Get Healthy And Get Pregnant Shared .
Benefits of Eating Dates During PregnancyDates are a type of stone fruit that grow on date palm trees. They're usually sold slightly dried, which concentrates their natural sweetness.The Pulse Shared .
Courageous Dad, It's Okay If You Don't Feel StrongCourageous dad, you deserve to be praised for your strength, AND I want you to know that it is okay to not feel calm or "strong."Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Franky's Bump Day Blog, Week 33: A Week Of GratitudeIn an effort to provide herself the humanity she deserves during these last few weeks, Franky is focusing on a week of gratitude for her 33-week bump blog.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Pregnancy during Coronavirus Outbreak: How to boost immunity while pregnant?Pregnancy is a time to take utmost care of your mental as well as physical health.Cordlife India Pregnancy Blog Shared .
Managing Behavior of Your Young Child During the COVID-19 PandemicCOVID-19-wise, everyone is in a different place at the moment. Some people are working from home, some aren't working, and some are back...The Pulse Shared .
Cardiac Arrhythmia During PregnancyYour heart beats due to a series of electrical impulses that stimulate the cardiac muscles to contract in a regular, sequential pattern.The Pulse Shared .
'Karen' Drops Down the Baby Name ListWhen you hear the name 'Karen', you likely experience some mental gymnastics as your brain rapid-fire flips through recent events demonstrating just how toxic the name has become.Momtastic - Pregnancy Shared .
Pregistry's Friday Recipe: Mud Hen BarsMud Hen bars are one of those old fashioned recipes with several different back stories.The Pulse Shared .
33 weeks pregnant: Symptoms, baby weight and number of monthsAt 33 weeks your baby has grown to the size of a lettuce. Here's the common symptoms to look out for, plus the exercise to practice to prevent tearing.Mother & Baby Shared .
Tips for Safe Tanning During PregnancyThe word summer is almost synonymous with the word tanning. The bronzed beauty of the summertime is what we all wish for in the cold and dark winters.The Pulse Shared .
36 Hours: A Meditation on miscarriageWhen I sat down to write this at the start of the week, I had already decided that I wanted to talk about miscarriages.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
Food and Mood: What's the connection?Positive mental health is our ability to feel, think, and act in ways that allow us to enjoy life and deal with life's challenges.Pregnancy to Parenting Shared .
Gestational Diabetes: Causes, Risks, SymptomsGestational diabetes mellitus - also known as GDM, is diabetes which can occur during pregnancy.Nourish Baby Shared .
Side-Lying Leg LiftsSide-lying leg lifts are great for strengthening the hips, preventing back + hip pain and can be done throughout your ENTIRE pregnancy!Knocked-Up Fitness Shared .
35 weeks pregnant: Symptoms, advice and number of monthsAt 35 weeks pregnant, your baby has reached the size of a pineapple. With not long to go, here's what you should be doing this week to prepare yourself.Mother & Baby Shared .
Should you pause your pregnancy plans due to COVID-19?Egypt has encouraged women to avoid pregnancy during COVID-19 - will the South African government follow suit?Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Foot care in pregnancyYour feet bear the brunt of weight gain and hormonal changes in pregnancy so it's important to give them lots of care.Mother & Baby Shared .
Don't Strive for a Belly-Only PregnancyBelly-only pregnancy is a growing mindset that an expecting woman can and should only gain weight in her abdominal region during the gestation period.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
Acute Coronary Syndrome in PregnancyAcute coronary syndrome describes a set of symptoms caused by sudden, reduced blood flow to the heart.The Pulse Shared .
4th of July Baby Shower IdeasAre you currently planning your baby shower? Are you still looking for a suitable theme?Baby Prepping Shared .
Happy Independence Day!The Fourth of July seems to be when summer barbecues abound. Grills get fired up and freezers are stocked with popsicles.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
Expecting But Not Pregnant after Loss, Week 39: Support and Connection from AfarDue to the pandemic, Michelle and Mark have not been able to be as involved with their surrogate, having to build support and connection from afar.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Making Work-Life Balance Easier with Lauren Smith BrodyAdjusting back to work has always been a concern for new parents. Today, in a time of a pandemic where childcare may have adjusted, finding flexible, creative ways to meet the demands of your job may require some creativity and negotiations.Prenatal Yoga Center Shared .
Caring for a Child with COVID-19Back in early February of this year, my son came down with an illness. He had some coughing, a high fever, muscle weakness, nausea, and vomiting.The Pulse Shared .
The Clever Body Series: The Beautiful Broad LigamentThis is the second article in a series of 12 articles exploring our juicy pelvic anatomy in relation to pregnancy and birth.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
21 weeks pregnant: Belly, baby development, your bump and moreAt 21 weeks pregnant - here's what to expect. From what your growing baby is doing, to common symptoms to look out for, here's everything you need to know.Mother & Baby Shared .
Resources for LGBTQ+ families experiencing loss and pregnancy after lossWe've compiled some resources for LGBTQ+ families and will continually update this list as more resources become available.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
The Best Pregnancy Immune BoostersBoosting your immunity is vital now more than ever, especially if you're pregnant. Here is some of the best immune boosters for pregnancy.Baby Chick Shared .
Woman with two wombs pregnant with identical twins28-year-old Kelly Fairhurst got the surprise of her life at her 12-week pregnancy scan! Not only does she have two wombs, but she's expecting twins.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
7 factors that increase your chances of having twinsSpoiler alert: If any of the following factors are present in your family history, you may have a chance of falling pregnant with twins.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
The Amazing Benefits of Taking Baths During PregnancyThe benefits of taking baths while pregnant are well known. The relaxation of the muscle, the release of tension, and the loosening of your limbs are all the incredible by-products of soaking in the tub.The Pulse Shared .
Born Under a Red MoonGreta is a childbirth educator, current Birth Warrior Project student through Indie Birth, and a mom to a one year old.Indie Birth Shared .
Franky's Bump Day Blog, Week 32: The Ache That Won't Let UpMore than ever lately, I have had an incessant and unsparing need to just give birth to Joey already.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Mindful Journaling: 30 Prompts for Your Pregnancy JournalMindful journaling with a pregnancy journal can help a pregnant woman remember this special time.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
Implantation bleeding: What is it and how to tell if it's a periodHow is implantation bleeding different to a period? What does implantation bleeding look like? Independent midwife Lesley Gilchrist answers all your questions.Mother & Baby Shared .
Should I be worried if I get shingles when I'm pregnant?Shingles in pregnancy isn't all that common, and you can only get it if you've already had chickenpox.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Blood Clotting in Pregnancy and COVID-19Also known as coagulation, blood clotting is a very important issue in connection with many medical situations, including pregnancy.The Pulse Shared .
The Genetic Code, Remdesivir, and COVID-19: A Pregnancy PerspectiveNow that the COVID-19 pandemic has been going on for some time, in all likelihood you are quite aware that the disease-causing agent, SARS-CoV2, is a virus, even if you are not exactly sure what a virus is.The Pulse Shared .
Introducing Your Baby To BooksI have read to my daughter since she was a very tiny newborn baby, and whilst babies and toddlers may not have developed the language skills to fully understand the words being read from the page, adding books to your baby's daily routine can have lots of tangible benefits, even from a very young age.The Pulse Shared .
Pregistry's Friday Recipe: Watermelon Halloumi SaladThis is NOT your mother's salad. This sweet and savory salad is the perfect antidote to tired old greens, and will have you making it on the regular...The Pulse Shared .
Pregnancy After 35. This Is What You Should KnowPregnancy after 35 is actually quite common nowadays, with the majority of expecting mamas finding it scary when hearing that they qualify...The Pulse Shared .
You Are Completely EnoughShe walks slowly toward labour and delivery cradling her tight swollen belly. A loving gesture she doesn't even realise she's making and soon it'll be gone.The Natural Parent Magazine Shared .
3 Reasons to Visit a Pregnancy Center Prior to AbortionSo why do you need to come to Turning Point first? We offer no-cost, lab-quality pregnancy tests.Turning Point Shared .
3 Exercises To Get Rid Of Back PainThey're gentle on the body and can be done from home.Knocked-Up Fitness Shared .
A Dad's-To-Be Guide to a Supportive PregnancyThe ups and downs of pregnancy hormones can throw both parents for a loop. Follow these tips for smooth, calm waters right up to delivery day.Healthy Pregnancy Shared .
Where is the safest place to deliver your baby during the coronavirus pandemic?The COVID-19 crisis may lead you to rethink that decision. Here is some information to help you make the right choice for y...March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
The Hospital BagFor my first baby, I must have taken three suitcases - half of which remained unopened - but for my second and third, I managed to pare it down to the essentials.My Baba Parenting Blog Shared .
10 pregnancy hacks to ease aches and painsFrom adding oatmeal to your bath to relieve itching, and tonic water to soothe puffy feet, these pregnancy hacks will help to make you more comfortable.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Kegel exercises are important to keep your bladder in check during pregnancy!Don't forget to do those Kegel exercises! They're important for bladder control and to strengthen your pelvic floor to support your baby during pregnancy.Living and Loving - Pregnancy Shared .
Getting Married While Pregnant? These 6 Tips Are For YouGetting married while pregnant is definitely something that is both exciting and nerve-racking. It's a double blessing for those of you who have experienced it - you get to start your new life with your partner and your bundle of joy.The Pulse Shared .
30 mamas-to-be share the cutest pregnancy announcementsAnd now that we're living in the age of social media, having a cute, pregnancy announcement is almost as crucial as researching which stroller you'll purchase.Well Rounded NY Shared .
Do These Stretches for Pregnancy EverydayAs your belly grows, there will be aches and pains that come with the joy of expectancy.Baby Prepping Shared .
Babies Over 35A magic alarm does not go off and cripple your eggs the morning you turn 35 years old.Prenatal Yoga Center Shared .
Can Exposure to Teargas Affect Your PregnancyTeargas is a general term used to refer to lachrymator agents that are used by law enforcement agencies for riot control.The Pulse Shared .
Expecting But Not Pregnant After Loss, Week 38: It Feels SurrealSo, now, as we inch closer to the reality that we may bring a living baby home after loss and infertility, it still seems out of reach and surreal.Pregnancy After Loss Support Shared .
Am I Pregnant? 12 Early Signs of PregnancyA missed period is one of the most common early pregnancy symptoms, but there are many other signs of pregnancy.Pregnancy Help Online Shared .
Fun Pregnancy Announcement IdeasHere are some fun and unique pregnancy announcement ideas for you to share your incredible news.Baby Chick Shared .
7 New-Parent and Baby Sleep EssentialsWe round up the baby sleep essentials helping parents and newborns sleep as soundly as possible during their first few weeks at home.Baby London - Pregnancy Shared .
Practically Fertile: What More Can You Do When It Seem Like You've Tried EverythingMeet Sam...She has done several IUIs with no success, and is truly in the "Unexplained Infertility" category where everything is "normal." I coach Sam on what tweaks to make to her fertility plan.How To Get Healthy And Get Pregnant Shared .
Pregnancy during Coronavirus Outbreak: Should a Pregnant Woman Use a Mask?Source: Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists , Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. With the outbreak of the highly contagious novel Coronavirus it is very important to follow some instructions to prevent its spread.Cordlife India Pregnancy Blog Shared .
Why are opioids dangerous?Opioids are a class of drugs used to reduce pain. Opioids are used as painkillers after an injury or surgery.March of Dimes - News Moms Need Shared .
The Best Pregnancy Tracker For Natural MamasLooking for a way to follow the progression of your pregnancy? Here, the best pregnancy tracker to keep tabs on both baby and mama throughout all 40 weeks.Mama Natural - Pregnancy Shared .