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Due Date Club of November 2014

30wk Appt

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Baby Names

Name Thoughts?

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Home Birth

LM, CNM, CPM, Lay

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Home Birth

Favorite part

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Baby Names

Girls and Boys names that are spelled with a 'Y'

I need name ideas for girls and boys. They need to spelled with a "y" or can be spelled with a 'Y'...

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Heating Pads and Pregnancy

Is it safe to use a heating pad during pregnancy? Heating pads are generally safe to use during pregnancy, as long as you aren’t placing the heating pad directly on your belly.  Using a heating pad for sore muscles or an occasional back ache is fine.  The concern with pregnant women and heat is that having a high body temperature can be harmful to your developing baby.&n » Read more

Dental Care During Pregnancy

By Maria T. Pepin

Is dental care safe during pregnancy? According to the American Dental Association (ADA), annual exams and routine cleanings during your pregnancy are perfectly safe and recommended. Make sure to let your dentist know that you are expecting. Some women may need dental procedures such as fillings, root canals or crowns during pregnancy. » Read more