I discovered during my pregnancies that the people I know are liars. Sure they meant well, but had I known then what I know now, I'd never have believed them in the first place. Following are the lies they told me and the truths I found. I am so glad I have my children but I'm really glad I won't have to endure the "joy" of pregnancy again.
Childbirth is a wondrous thing, and many dads-to-be want to be right there in the delivery room to experience it. Not only do you get to support your wife but you also get to be there for your son or daughter's first breath. However, no matter how thrilled they are, men can never completely understand all that goes into bringing a life into the world. For that reason, they can sometimes make comments that their wives are less than thrilled to hear.
Do you need winter maternity clothes before your belly pops right out of your regular clothes -- ones that won't burst your budget? Try our tips for buying and wearing maternity clothes.
The pregnant body undergoes numerous changes physically as well as physiologically and spiritually that can cause stress and or discomfort to the mother. Massage is a wonderful way to help alleviate many of these discomforts, as well as promotes a sense of well-being.
Your regular sleep positions might not work during your pregnancy. Don't lose sleep trying to figure it out. Use our guide to learn how you can sleep safely and comfortably.
If even drinking water makes you feel like throwing up, I'd like to help. Squelch your nausea and stay hydrated during pregnancy with these tactics.
by Courtney Sullivan
Congratulations you're pregnant and due around the holidays! Welcoming a new baby makes the season more memorable and gives another reason to celebrate! If you're leaning toward a holiday-inspired name, these categories could get your creative juices flowing!
The endless debate rages on: should you buy cloth or disposable diapers? Of course some will choose base on personal preference. Others may wish to focus on cost effectiveness and 'greener' option. The answer may surprise you.
Would prescriptions taken before I knew I was pregnant hurt my baby?