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Due Date Club of November 2014

tearing feeling?

Does anyone else get this sharp almost tearing feeling sometimes down in the cervix area? I vaguely...

Due Date Club of September 2014

My induction was postponed

I got a call about 30 minutes before I was supposed to be at the hospital telling me they were swamp...

Due Date Club of September 2014

Tomorrow is the big day!

I can't believe I am approximately 11 hours away from meeting my baby girl. We have to be there at 5...

Due Date Club of November 2014

8 weeks left!

So little time left, so little time to get everything ready! I know we will get there but sometime...

Unplanned Pregnancy

Pregnant, scared, and confused

Hey everyone- I'm Megan and I recently found out that I am pregnant. I am due on May 23rd, 2015 and...

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Fundal Height

What exactly is a fundus and how is fundal height measured? If you've heard these words during your pregnancy, you might have asked these questions. Fundal height is useful in assessing fetal growth and development. Too high of a measurement and you could be having twins(or other fetal growth problems). » Read more

Constipation in Pregnancy

You knew about morning sickness, expected fatigue, but why haven't you heard about constipation in pregnancy? Believe it or not, constipation is quite common in pregnancy and actually has a physiological cause. Don't fret. We are about to arm you with our best tips for relieving constipation. What causes constipation in pregnancy? Let's start by taking a look at why you are constipated before we discuss what you can do about it. » Read more

Back Pain in Pregnancy

Back pain is very common during pregnancy. The curvature of your spine and your center of gravity shift as you baby and belly grow bigger. These changes put stress on your back leading to pain and discomfort. Using good postore and keeping to a sensible weight gain can help prevent backache. » Read more

Fighting Pregnancy Fatigue

For many women, fatigue is a constant complaint during pregnancy. And when you think about all that your body has to do during those nine months – namely, form and nurture another human being – it’s no wonder you aren’t even more fatigued. » Read more