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A recent pic of the LO's if you have one. Here are a few of Toren from this week. I love his face i...

Pregnancy and Motherhood After Loss

Sleep update

A comment on another thread got me wondering, how are the LO's doing with sleep these days? I hope y...

Pregnancy Questions

Bleeding - did this happen to you?

Hey ladies. I'm looking for some help/hope. I took a FRER yesterday and got a faint positive....

Pregnancy and Motherhood After Loss

Getting pregnat after c-section v. normal delivery (LESS THAN A YEAR)

I am confused about this. What is the difference between getting pregnant less than a year after a...

Pregnancy and Motherhood After Loss

Colton is here!!

Colton Michael born 12/15/14 @ 8:42 via c-section. 10lbs 13oz and 23 inches! He is our beautiful big...

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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