Parenting

what are the benefits of yogurt for pregnancy

8 Benefits of Yogurt for Pregnancy

When you’re expecting, you want to do everything you can to benefit the health of your baby, including improving your diet to up your nutrient intake. While prenatal supplements help, the best nutrition originates from eating all-natural, whole foods rich in vitamins and minerals the way nature intended. One such superfood all pregnant women do […] Read more…

what is perinatal depression and how does it affect a woman

What Is Perinatal Depression?

Everybody feels sad sometimes — it’s unavoidable. For expectant and new mothers, each day comes with unique challenges. It’s when those blue feelings persist, and they begin to interfere with everyday life, that it could mean something more serious is going on. What is perinatal depression and how does it relate to these symptoms that […] Read more…

the side effects of stopping breastfeeding cold turkey and body changes after stopping breastfeeding

Side Effects of Stopping Breastfeeding

Breast milk benefits the health of your baby greatly and minimizes some of your own risks as well. However, just as giving birth culminates in pain during delivery, ceasing breastfeeding comes with difficulties for both mother and child. There’s a range of side effects after stopping breastfeeding, especially if you stop cold turkey. Additionally, the […] Read more…

just how common is infertility in females

How Common Is Infertility in Females?

Few things frustrate young women hoping to conceive more than getting their monthly visit from the cardinal yet again. Infertility plagues many women when it comes time to add to their family. But how common is infertility in females? The answer hinges on the stage of life a woman is experiencing, her overall health and, […] Read more…

pregnancy and oral health tips for new moms

Pregnancy and Oral Health: What Women Should Know

When most women see the color of their home pregnancy test turn dark, they seldom think, “Gee, now that I’m pregnant, I should probably give my dentist a call.” However, pregnancy does create several changes in oral tissue, and complications of gum disease can potentially harm the developing fetus. So, it’s time to learn up […] Read more…

how to stop taking birth control pills safely and correctly

How to Stop Taking Birth Control Pills Safely

Weaning off birth control pills can take time, so the earlier a woman ditches them, the sooner she will be able to conceive. But because birth control pills affect the female hormonal system, weaning off them without suffering undue side effects can sometimes prove difficult. It’s important to learn how to stop taking birth control […] Read more…

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