This Is my Water Broken Quiz will help you figure out if your water broke or if you just peed… even with or without contractions. It seems like it wouldn’t be that hard — IS my water broken? Water gushes out of your nether-regions. It’s obviously broken… right?
Marijuana during pregnancy is becoming more prevalent. Hopefully you’ll consider actually reading this post before you comment. 🙂 Marijuana while pregnant or breastfeeding can have serious consequences. I can’t believe I have to write this post, but we’re seeing it more and more — and somehow moms are shocked and surprised by the consequences.
Epidurals during labor are commonplace in the United States. Find out the pro’s/con’s, procedure, risks and benefits. **As always please take the advice of your physician over any advice on my blog (or frankly, anywhere on the internet). They know your personal circumstances and health history.** First off, let me introduce myself. My name is […]
Ths post is going talk the pubis symphysis — it can be a real problem for .5-1% of all pregnant women. At the age of 28 I had a nine pound baby. My previous one had been a pound and a half smaller than him. I thought I was going to have to push for […]
In this post we’ll talk all about being pregnant with twins. Everything from the different types, complications all the way through delivery and after baby. You’ll learn tons about a twin pregnancy! Twins. Two. Double the fun. Whether your twin pregnancy is something you hoped for, or if it’s a big surprise (and maybe not […]
In this post: Bladder Infections can be very irritating. This post will answer the question “How do I know if I have a bladder infection” as well as share the reasons why you might get one as well as the treatment. There are special kinds of pain that make you want to crawl out of […]
In this post we will learn what decreased fetal movement is and how you can use kick counts to be aware of your baby’s movements as well as when to go to L&D for kick counts taking longer. I am seeing so many monitors, devices, and gadgets coming out to make your pregnancy safer. The […]
This post will share some of the most comment pregnancy fears and face them head on with some good information along with a labor nurse of 15 years Did you know that your diaphragm rises and your rib cage expands while you’re pregnant? Otherwise, you wouldn’t get enough oxygen for yourself and the baby. So, […]
Oh man, the contractions are coming hard and heavy, you think it’s the real thing. You head to the hospital only to find out that they disappear as soon as the nurse puts the monitors on and you head home. Ready to call off the troops. Dejected, and still pregnant. False labor pains can be […]
Babies are parasites. You heard what I just said. Babies are parasites. I mean, super adorable parasites that you created out of love…. but parasites. God created babies to take what they need from you — that is how our race goes on. They sometimes grow at their mom’s expense. I once had a good […]