Do you find yourself forgetting where you've parked your car? Can't remember what you had for breakfast, or where you left your keys? If so, you may have momnesia - or pregnancy brain. Can you relate? Here's the science behind this phenomenon and what you can do to stop it from affecting your
Whether you're a first time mother or you've been through pregnancy before, chances are you've done your reading when it comes to ensuring a healthy, happy pregnancy. While you were perusing through pregnancy magazines and flipping through pregnancy books, you might've come across diet
In your search for natural pregnancy tips, you may have come across certain ways that women might be able to trigger labor. After all, who wouldn't like to speed up the process in the ninth month of pregnancy, when you're likely sick of being pregnant and can't wait to get that baby out of you?
The holiday season is fast approaching, and this year, you may be about to experience the festivities during a pregnancy. At first, you might think that being pregnant will put a damper on the fun you would normally have on Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah or New Year's, but there you'd be wrong.
Is that nauseous feeling creeping up at all hours of the day? Morning sickness is one of the most common pregnancy symptoms - but that doesn't make it any easier to deal with. As a working expectant mom, you'll need a few go-to tips for preventing and soldiering through morning sickness while
You’ve reached the home stretch, your 36th week. All you have to do is sit back, put your feet up, and wait for labor to start, right? Not exactly. First, do you know what your group B strep status is?“It’s extremely important that every pregnant woman knows her beta strep status before
Men don’t have C-sections or get sore nipples. But according to a recent study, 10 percent of new dads get pre- and post-birth blues (compared to between 10–30 percent of pregnant women and new moms, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services). Sadness levels spike between
At first glance, Thanksgiving seems tailor-made for pregnant women. There's the abundance of food, not much of it healthful; the call for stretchy waistbands and the after-dinner nap. While pregnancy certainly means standing by as your waistline expands, the old adage that you're now eating for
Let's face it, the holidays, as joyous and celebratory as they are, can be the most stressful time of year. There's the forced family gatherings, budget-breaking gift shopping and holiday travel to wear us thin. Now that you have a little one on the way, these festivities have gotten a whole lot
When a baby's on his or her way, there is no shortage of resources for single mothers or those who have long-term, committed partners by their sides for planning the labor and delivery.There are so many things that women need to keep in mind when you're getting ready for baby. However, one