Pregnancy

Moms Help Moms Duck Postpartum Depression

The baby is here. The baby is perfect: rosy cheeks, huge eyes, sweet smelling hair… so why the mommy is ready to cry any second? As if having a new baby in the house is not enough cause of anxiety, as if the lack of sleep and hectic day schedule doesn’t just compound things, the [...]

Nutty Diet in Pregnancy: Asthma Risk?

As a vegetarian, who is madly in love with all kinds of nuts I found this study greatly disturbing. How much more do we have to alter our diets during pregnancy? How did kids in previous centuries even survive – their mothers didn’t know anything about correct nutrition and the right lifestyle? Yet, it’s better [...]

Drug Labels May Revise Pregnancy Risks

Being pregnant, or breastfeeding, AND in pain, the most difficult part is choosing what medicine you can take, and which one can be dangerous for the developing baby. Avoiding drugs and going through pain? I don’t know what’s worse. Don’t you just wish that most drugs contained a little more information on the label then [...]

What a newborn needs. Resources for new parents.

Are you pregnant? Did you just have a baby? Congratulations! Either of these news is a great news!!! I think that becoming a mother (or a father) immediately places you in some kind of sainthood. It’s extraordinary… But let’s get down to business. Which items do I need to buy/get/borrow? What resources can help me (books, [...]

Which items baby initially needs

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