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