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The 5 Screening Tests Your Newborn Will Need

Having your baby checked for the rare, but possible serious conditions happens just after they are born. Here are the tests they’ll have in the hospital. Newborn screening panel This test is also known to many as the “heel prick test” where one of the baby’s heel is pricked and happens right after the ...
sex after birth

Ten Truths About Sex After Birth

Ten Truths About Sex After Birth Asking women about how their sex life was like after giving birth is like letting lose a dam in the spring. It was amazing how many women really felt a need to talk about this to someone. While some of the truths discussed weren’t surprising, some really were to ...
pregnancy decisions

Major Pregnancy Decisions To Address

Major Pregnancy Decisions To Address   You’re pregnant. There’s no more waiting games. For the next nine months, your life will be full of making important pregnancy decisions as you approach your due date. From deciding on a baby doctor to maternity plans, your life as an expectant mother is sud ...
preparing for birth

Preparing For Birth: Advice, Supplies, And More

Preparing For Birth: Advice, Supplies, And More As you approach the expected time of delivery, you’ll want to diminish any last minute stress by making sure you’re preparing for birth. It’s best to start packing at least two weeks early. Preparing For Birth: Labor Gear A picture ID (driver’s license o ...
adopting

Your Questions Answered: Adopting A Child

Your Questions Answered: Adopting A Child The anticipation of adopting a child can be overwhelming. From getting fingerprinted to having your home inspected thoroughly. No matter what, adding a family member to your family can be a lifelong journey.   The Journey Ahead While the journey ahead of ...
non-chlorine diaper

The Benefits Of Using A Non-Chlorine Diaper

The Benefits Of Using Non-Chlorine Diapers & Wipes Many parents in this decade have turned environmentally savvy, choosing the convenience of the disposable non-chlorine diaper, rather than old-fashioned plastic disposables that were once used. Swaddling your baby in a modern, biodegradable, chlor ...
swaddling

All You Need To Know About Swaddling

All You Need To Know About Swaddling Many new parents will not leave the hospital without learning the ropes on how to swaddle their infant, along with the many benefits from their nurses. A blanket that is wrapped tightly around an infant can closely resemble the way they felt in their mother’s womb ...
breastfeeding

Cincinnati Reds Implement Breastfeeding Areas

Cincinnati Reds Implement Breastfeeding Areas Breastfeeding moms have achieved another breakthrough with the Cincinnati Reds. The professional baseball team recently announced they added a new ballpark feature to their stadium – a breastfeeding retreat. This area will offer a cleanly, comfortabl ...
fertility

Natural And Easy Ways To Boost Your Fertility!

  Do you and your partner dream of hearing pitter-patter of tiny little feet walking around your living room?  Are you wanting to become a mommy, once and for all? The good news is that the odds are in your favor because women who are under thirty-five and trying to conceive, have 84% of a chance ...
Teething

Teething And How To Best Soothe Your Teething Baby’s Pain

Babies usually sprout their pearly whites when they’re 4 to 7 months old. I actually just learned that most experts believe that teething doesn’t actually cause the commonly associated symptoms. Symptoms that often crop up during teething include: Irritability or fussiness Drooling (which can le ...