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
If your baby is in a breech presentation at 32 weeks, will
he or she stay that way? What can be done, and will a cesarean be
performed? Obstetrical Nurse Wanda Steele offers some
The decisions of picking a name... The anticipation and
excitement... Painting the new room... Clothing, diapers and
family celebrations. The joy of a pregnancy is one of life's
greatest pleasures. Unfortunately however, for many women the
later months of pregnancy can prove to be quite challenging. One
common problem many women face is lower back pain.
It's the moment you've been waiting for: You have a
positive pregnancy test and you want to tell the world (or just
your husband). Do you blurt it out over dinner or do you attempt
the more subtle approach?
Getting realistic about your fertility
Imagine this scenario: Your hormones are raging, making you feel ready for love. You begin massaging your husband's back and kissing him to signal your desire, but he pulls away. He pats your expanding belly and says, "Let's wait until after the baby is born."
Your puppy's going to have someone new in his life! You
should start preparing the family dog for the new baby as soon as
you learn you're expecting. Find out how you can ease the
Take the time to organize the perfect diaper bag and have everything you need at your fingertips for any outing with your baby.
Jane Forester, D.O.
If your body (and baby) is ready,
what can you do to help move the process of labor along?
Although it had long been considered the stuff of old wives tales and legend, using ginger as a remedy to treat morning sickness is rapidly earning a new respect.