Sometimes it’s hard to separate all of the silly breastfeeding myths from the tried and true facts about breastfeeding. Here are 70 common breastfeeding myths that many women believe. A list of breastfeeding inaccuracies that you can quit worrying about as a new mom. Plus, breastfeeding tips to make the process of breastfeeding your baby even easier!
If you’re pregnant and confused about how to buy newborn car seats (as most first-time parents are), these tips will come in handy! Whether you decide to buy a used or new newborn car seat, here’s what you need to know about the proper fit, recline angle, and which direction baby’s carseat should face.
If the idea of having lots of free baby stuff when your newborn arrives gets you as excited as it does me, then you’re in the right place! Check out this list of websites where you can get completely free baby stuff.
Here are all of the different types of baby thermometers — including the best, highly rated brands — plus when to call the doctor if your baby has a fever.
It is technically safe to deliver a baby up to 2 weeks past your due date, but you may be interested in speeding things along a bit. There are LOTS of natural ways to induce labor at home yourself! Here are ways of inducing labor that you can try at home – including things you can DO to increase labor and things you can EAT to induce labor.
Over 50% of all pregnant women get stretch marks. Pregnant women tend to start noticing stretch marks in the latter part of pregnancy when the baby is growing faster. Over 75% of pregnant women get stretch marks on their abdomen, as well as the thighs, buttocks, and breasts.
Does the thought of finding the right newborn baby car seat make you nervous? Are you worried you won’t get the right type of infant car seat? Here are the things you need to know before you choose a car seat for your newborn, plus special tips if your baby is a preemie.
If you just had a baby and you notice that your partner seems more blue than usual, he could be suffering from paternal postnatal depression. Here are the risk factors and symptoms. If you see the warning signs, get your partner help… fast!
Think your baby deserves to be a cover model? Maybe your little one won’t make the cover of the Rolling Stone, but you CAN feature your baby on the magazine cover of your choice! Here’s how.
Is your baby a little girl? Have you found a baby girl name yet? Here are all the best resources to help you find a unique baby girl name for your new bundle of joy.
Have you heard about cord blood banking? Not sure if you really need to do it or not? There are both pros and cons to cord blood banking. They are highlighted here.
If your baby isn’t sleeping through the night yet, and you’ve got the bags under your eyes to prove it, it may be time to change your strategy. This video provides tips to help baby sleep through the entire night!
Wondering which baby nursery products you REALLY need to buy? What new mom isn’t, right? You can save money by buying the things on this list. Plus, there’s a list of baby nursery products to avoid too!
If you’re pregnant and about to take a trip, you’re probably wondering how safe it is to be flying pregnant. While it is generally safe to fly during pregnancy, there are some things you can do to make the trip comfortable. Oh, and there are a few times when you should NOT be flying pregnant. Here’s the scoop.
If you’re plus size and pregnant, you’re probably wondering where to find plus size maternity clothes and how to wear them so you’ll look your best. These plus size maternity stores, tips and tricks will help you!
Do you think you might be pregnant, but you’re not sure? There are several possible signs of pregnancy that you should take a look at. Along with a trip to the doctor and a home pregnancy test, these tips should help you decide for sure whether you’re pregnant or not.
Are you experiencing some unusual pregnancy symptoms & signs? Are you worried that there might be something wrong? Relax. There are several strange pregnancy signs & symptoms that aren’t dangerous, but instead are perfectly normal.
If you’ve just discovered you’re pregnant and have yet to choose a pregnancy healthcare provider, here’s what you need to know.
If you’re pregnant and trying to make a decision regarding unattended home births, here are some facts that you’ll want to see first.
Does the idea of a baby heart monitor for your unborn child make you feel better about knowing your baby is healthy and safe? You may want to reconsider that thought once you see these findings.
There are a lot of myths concerning pregnancy & conception that many people believe are true. Unwanted pregnancies occur every day because people believe these myths. Here are the facts about pregnancy and conception.
Lots of great reasons to choose cloth baby diapers here. They’re not like the cloth baby diapers when you were growing up. They’re better! There’s no need for diaper pins and folded edges anymore. Today’s cloth diapers have different closures that keep them snugly on your baby — without the need for pins.
Have you been trying to get pregnant with no success? Has your doctor mentioned trying IVF treatment but you’re scared because you don’t really know what it entails? Here are all the steps involved with IVF treatment.
Are you overwhelmed with all the decisions you have to make now that you’re pregnant? If so, then a baby planner may be for you!
Did you know that there are actually baby boys names that you shouldn’t choose for your baby? Choosing baby boys names can be challenging, but choosing the wrong baby boys name could actually determine a bad future for your child. See why.
If you’re a woman who suffers from an eating disorder and you’re pregnant, then you may be having trouble getting optimal weight gain during pregnancy. Healthy weight gain during pregnancy is important, and there are things you can do to ensure you have it!
Do you have the body blues that come with being pregnant? Most women feel this way during pregnancy and think there is no way they can be pregnant & sexy at the same time. The truth is though, it’s possible to be pregnant & sexy, you just have to know what to do!
If you’re an athlete and have suddenly found out that you’re pregnant, you probably have lots of questions about putting together your pregnancy workout. Up until the last few years doctors told women, athletes included, that 140 beats per minute during exercise was it, that even if a mom-to-be was a conditioned athlete she should not go over that. Times have changed though, and there are new guidelines for pregnant athletes.
Do you have a pet and are wondering how to successfully get your pet & baby together with a minimum of fuss? Understanding how to get pet & baby together will save you time and trouble.
Before you take a prescription medication or over-the-counter medication for cold, flu, or nausea contact your doctor. There are incredible dangers associated with mixing pregnancy & medication. When it comes to pregnancy & medication, it’s always better to error on the side of caution.
Have you been trying to get pregnant but haven’t been able to? You are not alone. This video provides some some great tips on getting pregnant faster by focusing on simple things you can do to boost your fertility.
Sponsor a military mom-to-be by helping her share highlights of her pregnancy with her partner, a military dad-to-be overseas. The Digi Time Capsule a fun way that we can all help new military parents-to-be.
There are lots of creative things you can do with your baby’s ultrasound pictures that will help you to preserve this wonderful memory of your pregnancy and your baby’s first photo. Here are 9 fun ideas.
Skin & pregnancy go hand in hand. When you’re pregnant, your skin changes… a lot! How you care for your skin during pregnancy is important. Just as important are the types of skin care products you use. Here are some basic pregnancy skin care tips to get you started.
This video shows how to lose all the baby weight you gained during pregnancy… really fast!
Pregnancy yoga is a little different from regular yoga. This video shows what you need to know about practicing yoga while pregnant.
Here are a couple of lists that highlight several ways that you, as a dad-to-be, can help your pregnant wife get through all 9 months of pregnancy.
Find out who determines the height and weight of your baby – the mother or the father.
How to know which symptoms are not good to ignore when you’re pregnant.
Lots of fun pregnancy sites that incorporate your baby’s due date into some fun activities — both online and off. Don’t miss the due date calendar to determine for yourself when your baby is most likely to be born.
It’s never too early to start planning for your pregnancy. This video highlights the man things that a women needs to know before getting pregnant.
Yes, a man’s health and behaviors do, in fact, influence the pregnancy. In addition to exploring the odds associated with men’s infertility issues, here are some things that men can do to ensure a healthy, happy pregnancy.
This video shows what you need to know if you’re going to be traveling while you are pregnant. Great tips here!
This video shows how certain foods can actually increase your odds of getting pregnant.
This video shows the 5 techniques that doctors can use when inducing labor.
When you’re pregnant, there are lots of fun ways to bring attention to your belly… and your personality! Here are some fun pregnancy t-shirts and baby onesies that will be great conversation starters.
A new drug called Metoclopramide has been proven safe to take for morning sickness during pregnancy. However, many women still won’t take it.
Sexually transmitted diseases aren’t uncommon during pregnancy. Here’s what pregnant women need to know to avoid getting an STD while pregnant.
Recent statistics about premature births, plus the reasons that babies are delivered prematurely.
In these slow-motion videos, you can see exactly how much a woman’s pregnant body changes over the course of 9 months!