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Postpartum Concerns – Beyond Postpartum Depression

When can sex resume? What about tub baths? And other questions about Baby In addition to questions about Baby, new mothers often have a list of concerns about their own recovery. Read on for some common postpartum questions. Immediately following childbirth is a recuperative time for new mothers. While moms are dealing with a myriad of emotions and “firsts,” most first-time mothers have the same concerns. When can sex resume? Usually after six weeks of healing (even with a bad […]

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Mommy Trends of 2018 The Next Big Things in Pregnancy and Parenting

Parenting Trends of 2018 and Top Baby Names In 2017, the very act of being pregnant was hip, trendy, and popular. Angelina Jolie, Katie Holmes, and Sophia Coppola (to name just a few) made sporting a bump the fashionable thing to do. Forecasting into the future — what can we expect to see as the next hot, new thing when it comes to preconception, pregnancy and parenting? Procreation Vacations Expectant parents plan babymoons, but what about couples hoping to conceive? […]

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Gadgets Galore! Kids, parent and techno-toys

Gadgets Galore! Parents today are enjoying a host of high tech gadgets – from walkie talkies, MP3 players and digital cameras to a number of other techno-toys for adults designed to make life a little easier. The following is a brief review of some of the gizmos and gadgets parents (and kids) are using today. Do your kids’ animated movies have a monopoly on the DVD player or VCR? If you’re tired of never getting to watch the movies you […]

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Children Lost, But Not Forgotten-Remembering the Children

Dealing with Miscarriage – Pregnancies Lost, but Not Forgotten I was 22 years old and had been reunited with my high school sweetheart just one year prior. When I got pregnant I was overjoyed at the prospect of having a baby. I had the urge to be a mother from the time I was 17, when my mother had a surprise pregnancy. Due to her health she gave the baby up for adoption. But before she did, I had the […]

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