Shopping for maternity clothing can be daunting, because
you need to to choose an entirely new wardrobe to fit your
rapidly-changing body -- while at the same time, letting you stay
just as stylish as ever. How can you get clothes to start your
new wardrobe off right? We asked two pregnancy fashion
At every prenatal visit, you're probably asked to leave a
urine sample. One of the things they test for is protein in the
urine. But if they find protein, what does it mean? Obstetrical
Nurse Wanda F Steele tells you.
After about 20 weeks, the height of your fundus (the top of
your uterus), measured in centimeters from the top of your pubic
bone, correllates with the current week of pregnancy. Therefore,
at 25 weeks, your caregiver will expect your fundal height to be
about 25 centimeters. But what if the two don't correlate?
Obstetrician/Gynecologist David Barrere tells you about some of
reasons this might happen.
Congratulations! By choosing to have a doula help you in
your journey toward motherhood, you've made a choice to have a
healthier and empowering birth. Finding a doula, especially with
the help of the Internet, can be an enjoyable and easy
Can you continue breastfeeding during pregnancy? Nancy
Holtzman, a Registered Nurse and Lactation Consultant, has the
information you need to make an informed decision.