Gone are the days when doctors held newly born infants by their heels and gave them a good smack on the behind.
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Taking care of yourself during pregnancy is the first step toward being a healthy mom.
10 things you need to know about your baby’s umbilical cord.
Nausea! Swollen ankles! Heartburn! Oh, and all the tests! While there are plenty of concerns that accompany each pregnancy, remember: This is an amazing time in your life. Enjoy it.
Unsolicited comments and advice are a given during pregnancy. Here’s how to manage the meddlers. I was in the baby aisle at Target recently shopping for some underwear and socks for my boys. As I tried to decide between Thomas the Tank Engine or Cars and boxer briefs or tightie whities, I was distracted by… Read more »
Many women face high-risk pregnancies. Stay informed and healthy to maintain the best frame of mind. Maria Polidaks of Nashville struggled to remain calm as her blood pressure climbed to a dangerous level near the end of her first pregnancy. Twenty-two days before her due date, Maria’s blood pressure spiked; her doctor induced her, and… Read more »