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Coping with Morning Sickness

For many soon-to-be moms, it’s one of the main symptoms they notice in early pregnancy. So, what can you expect with nausea also know as morning sickness? What typically helps settle the stomach and make you feel better?

Keeping Your Pregnancy Low Risk

When pregnant, having an “uneventful” or “boring” pregnancy is actually exactly what your medical care provider wants. A pregnancy with few complications will keep you “low risk”. So, what exactly does having a low risk pregnancy look like? And what can you do to keep it that way?

Gender Prediction: Fact Vs. Fiction

Are you having a boy or girl? The question is inevitable the moment you announce your pregnancy. But just how reliable are the tests we use to reveal a baby’s gender?

The Truth About Gestational Diabetes

Even if you’ve never had diabetes, you could be among the 18% of women who develop a form of it about halfway through their pregnancy. While gestational diabetes is not a permanent condition, it does impact both mother and baby.

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Pregnancy Forums: Cracking the Code of Acronyms

There are tons of pregnancy forums online. Finding these forums isn’t the hard part, but trying to understand what people are trying to say can be quite a challenge. Why are these forums full of acronyms? What are the most common acronyms used during pregnancy and what do they actually mean? We’re decoding this secret online language!

Switching Care Providers Mid-Pregnancy

You’re mid-pregnancy and you need to change your medical care provider. Eeek! So, what happens next? How do you tactfully “break-up” with your current provider and how do you (quickly) find someone new who can help you? What about transferring medical records and billing? Our heads are spinning just thinking about it!

I’m Pregnant, Now What?

You’ve just peed on the stick and it’s positive. Now what? Most care providers will schedule your first prenatal appointment at the eight week mark. So, what are you supposed to do in the meantime? We’re answering some of the main questions you’ll have during this time, especially if this is your first baby.

Dealing with Gender Disappointment

You “ordered” one gender, but got the other. You’re upset, and you’re also feeling guilty about being upset. We get it! In this episode… four honest and open moms share their struggles with gender disappointment.