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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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Urinary Incontinence During Pregnancy

When you’re expecting, there can be some annoying changes to bodily functions you may not have expected. One of these is occasional leakage of urine when you laugh, cough or lift something. » Read more

Pelvic Over-Flexibility in Pregnancy? Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction

As a woman progresses through her pregnancy, she may experience a loosening in her pelvic joints. This is the body's way of naturally preparing the body for childbirth, and the passage of a baby through the birth canal. » Read more

New Baby Checklist: Everything You Need for a New Baby

The “big day” is coming—your precious child is about to enter this world. Do you have your rubber duckies in a row for your newborn's arrival? Before you go shopping, take a few moments to consider what really needs to be on your checklist for tending to a new baby. » Read more

Whoa Mama! Preparing for the Birth of an Extra-Big Baby

Macrosomia is the medical term for a baby that has a well-above-average birth weight. It is usually classified as a baby that weighs between 8 lbs. 13 oz. and 9 lbs. 15 oz. (almost 10 pounds!). Between 1 and 10 percent of all babies born in a given year fall into this category. » Read more

Inhabitots on JustMommies: Eco, Economical, Fashion-Forward Maternity Wear for Stylish Moms-to-Be

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Experiencing a fashion slump during the nine months to motherhood? Pregnancy may present all sorts of challenges, but dressing stylishly need not be one of them! Read on to get the lowdown on dressing-up your bump without spending tons of cash on maternity clothes. » Read more

Inhabitots on JustMommies: Top Tips for a Healthy, Green Pregnancy

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Eco-Friendly Baby Shower Ideas

Disposable is out, eco-friendly is in. More parents are making the commitment to “go green” and what better way to celebrate the forthcoming arrival of a new baby than to plan an eco-friendly baby shower for the earth-loving mom. If you know a mom that is interested in environmentalism, recycling, or natural living, plan an amazing “green” baby shower for her with these great ideas.

Acne During Pregnancy

More than half of pregnant women have trouble with acne during pregnancy. You are at higher risk of acne during pregnancy if you’ve had acne in the past. In some cases, the acne may be severe. » Read more

Leukorrhea: What Is It, What Does It Mean?

If you’re pregnant, you’ve more than likely experienced some heavy vaginal discharge. Leukorrhea is the scary-sounding term for excessive vaginal discharge that occurs frequently during pregnancy. But don’t be put off by the term – leukorrhea is generally more inconvenient than threatening. » Read more

Bleeding Gums During Pregnancy

You’re a pregnant mom, calmly getting ready for bed and brushing your teeth, when all of a sudden you notice blood in your mouth. Of course you’ve been told to watch out for blood during your pregnancy – but you didn’t expect to see it coming out of your mouth. Is this a cause for concern, or simply a common complaint? » Read more