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Eight Easy Steps for Planning a Safe and Healthy Pregnancy

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When it comes to pregnancy, it seems everyone is an expert.

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New Expectations: From Partner To Father

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Have you ever wondered what an expectant dad usually hears from his male friends? "Buddy, once this baby is born, you can forget about sex for the next six months." If I were about to become a father, probably a little unsure about my new role, this advice would not be particularly comforting. Why do women persist in thinking that once the baby is born, they will just walk off into the sunset? And why don't childbirth educators discuss the importance of "expectations management" and good communications? Sylvia Brown, author of The Post-Pregnancy Handbook, explains.

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Breastfeeding Guide

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Many mothers choose to breastfeed their infants for the nutritional benefits breast milk offers, as well as for the opportunity this activity brings for moms to bond with their babies throughout each and every day.

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Video: Do Breastfeeding Ads Cross the Line?

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Ads advocating breastfeeding never made it to print, and spark controversy.

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Traveling During Pregnancy

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In today's mobile society, many of us venture a considerable distance from our homes at some point each year. And if you do so when you're pregnant, you'll need to know what's safe, what isn't, and which precautions to take before, during, and after your trip.

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Effective Birthing Positions

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Kira Smith , ICCE There are many different positions that can be used when pushing the baby out. Which ones are most effective will depend on the circumstances of your birth.

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Labor Prep for Expectant Moms

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The arrival of your baby will be one of the most exciting, emotional moments of your life. The very thought of labor, however, can be a source of anxiety for most expectant moms.

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