Blog



Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)


To say that Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is a scary subject is an understatement of colossal proportions. If you’re reading this, chances are you’ve asked yourself “what if that happened to my baby?” It’s a horrifying thought, but my … Continued


The Fourth Trimester


Most of us know the typical “three trimester” model of pregnancy; however, did you know that most OB professionals will tell you there are in fact four trimesters? The fourth trimester is the three-month period of time after your baby … Continued


Some Common Pregnancy Myths Busted


With so many pregnancy resources on the market, it can become difficult to know which information to trust. For example, you can come across a website or blog article that claims fish is a highly beneficial food for expectant mothers … Continued


How to Become a Surrogate


If you have been considering becoming a surrogate, it is likely that you have been stuck reading through the different regulations and requirements necessary to qualify for a surrogate position/role. Though these stipulations may vary slightly depending on the state … Continued


Bringing Home Your Newborn


As a new parent getting ready to bring home your newborn, you may feel unprepared for the transition from the hospital to your house. Perhaps you’re questioning if your nursery is adequately prepared for a newborn, or if you’ll have … Continued


Coping With Food Cravings and Aversions


Most pregnant women deal with food cravings and aversions in some form. The specific kind of cravings you may have can range greatly, which may make them seem like they have no rhyme or reason. But rest assured, there are … Continued


Benefits of Kangaroo Care


Kangaroo Care is a term used to refer to the process of keeping your newborn as close to your body as possible while still in the stage of infancy. This process is typically done by swaddling or holding the baby … Continued


Basic Fertility Testing


When you begin to plan for pregnancy, one of the first things you will need to consider is fertility, so that you can optimize your chances of pregnancy. Some factors affecting your body’s fertility rate may seem obvious, such as … Continued


Easing Back Pain During Pregnancy


As your body labors to prepare for your baby, you’re sure to undergo some significant aches and pains. In many cases, expectant mothers may express back pain. Although it is relatively normal to experience back pain during pregnancy, it is … Continued


The Benefits of Folic Acid


The importance of healthy habits cannot be overstated when considering pregnancy. Good health is one of the greatest factors influencing women’s fertility and their ability to conceive. That is why it is so important to lead a healthy life before … Continued