Pregnancy & Childbirth Sitemap - Page 11 2014-07-24

Brandon and Austin's Births
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 3.

Beware the Jaded Nurse!
This young mom didn't have a great labor nurse.

Eric's Birth Story
A unique birth story of Eric. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Labor with Eric
A unique birth story of Eric. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Eric's Birth Story
A unique birth story of Eric. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 3.

Ciara in the Bathroom
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Long Labor but Worth It
Crybaby says her labor was long and painful but very worth it.

Elaina Kate's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Epidural was a Godsend!
Epidural was a Godsend! A Birth Story.

Geoffrey & Genevieve
The Birth of Twins! Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Geoffrey & Genevieve
The Birth of Twins! Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Haley Grace's Birth
Heather had a funny feeling when her water broke!

H's Birth
H's Birth. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

H's Birth
H's Birth. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

H's Birth
H's Birth. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 3.

H's Birth
H's Birth. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 4.

Isabel's Birth
The birth story of Isabel with a nurse midwife in a hospital.

Isabel's Birth Continued
The birth story of Isabel with a nurse midwife in a hospital. Page 2.

Isabel's Birth
The birth story of Isabel with a nurse midwife in a hospital. Page 3.

Daddy's Version of Isaac's Birth
This dad tells about his son's homebirth.

Daddy's Version of Isaac's Birth
This dad tells about his son's homebirth. Page 2.

Birth of Brandon James Oct. 10, '98
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 3.

Birth of Brandon James Oct. 10, '98
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 4.

Brian's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

The Clock Ticks
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Calista Noel's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Colin's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Conner's Birth Story
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Conner's Birth Story
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Cesarean Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Dragon's Miscarriage
A story of miscarriage. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Baby Haylee's birth story
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Hailey and Hannah's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Hailey and Hannah's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Hannah's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Hannah's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Jacob's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Kaileigh May Hearn's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Kaileigh May Hearn's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Keymond's Birth
Kendra was 19 and frightened about having her baby, Keymond.

Konnor's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Marianna's Birth
Olga shares the natural birth story of Marianna.

Maya's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Naomi's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Juliana's Birth Story
Juliana's birth after labor by cesarean.

Riley & Kiara's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Ricky's Birth
Ricky was born with a ventricular septal defect (VSD).

Reilly Robert's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Reilly Robert's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Reilly Robert's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 3.

Abigail's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Abigail's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

A Wonderful Home Birth
A family shares their story about having their fifth baby at home.

The Road to Twins
The journal for Robin's Twins. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Natural Childbirth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Kelly's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Kelly's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Kelly's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 3.

Tyler
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Tyler
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Kayla's arrival
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Keith's arrival
Keith came with a woosh in this birth story!

Spencer
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Kalista's birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Matthew's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Two births
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Two births
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Two births
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 3.

Alyssa's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Alyssa's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Adrian Michael's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Adrian Michael's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Angel's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Becky's Birth
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Ben's Birth
Ben's mom talks about his birth when she was Group B Strep positive.

Birth of Brandon James Oct. 10, '98
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Birth of Brandon James Oct. 10, '98
A Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

The Baby Shower
A look at the basics of a baby shower and how to throw one heck of a party.

Baby Shower FAQ
Your end all be all source for baby showers and etiquette.

Thank You Notes for Baby Showers
Your end all be all source for baby showers and etiquette. Page 2.

Online Baby Showers
Just because you're far away from friends and family doesn't mean you can't have a great baby shower! Try to have an online baby shower with these hints and tips for invitations, baby shower games, gifts and more!

Back Pain in Pregnancy - Backaches caused by pregnancy
Back pain in pregnancy is a very common pregnancy symptom. This form of backache comes from strain to the lower back by poor posture, change in the center of gravity and other changes in the pregnant body.

Bed Rest in Pregnancy
Learn about protecting certain pregnancy conditions of pregnancy with bed rest and the types of bed rest often used in pregnancy and why.

Making Baby Birth Announcements
Start thinking about birth announcements. How can you make them special for you and your family? Would you do homemade cards?

Postpartum Birth Control
Now that you've had your baby, is it time to start thinking about birth control again? Postpartum birth control is one of the decisions you must make.

Writing a Birth Plan
Writing a Birth Plan. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Sibling Birth Announcements
How to make birth announcements for your older children to announce the birth of their new sibling.

Anemia
Information on anemia in pregnancy.

Belly Painting
A fun and artistic way to remember your pregnancy. Also a great thing for kids or as an activity at a baby shower!

Top Baby Names 2003
Top baby names from the Social Security Administration in 2003.

Help with Choosing the Right Baby Names - Baby Names for Everyone
Baby naming help with the things most people forget to consider when choosing a name for their new baby.

What's your baby naming style? - Baby Naming Style
An interesting look at the typical styles that people fall into when it comes to naming their baby.

Baby Name Hints
Need some help naming your new baby? What if you're having twins? What about a second baby? We can help.

Car Seat Buying Guide
Just the facts and basics on car seats for your new baby from forward facing to rear facing, we've got up covered (at least until 80 pounds!).

4 Reasons Your Baby Shouldn't Ride in a Car Seat
Certain medical conditions like prematurity can prevent your baby from being safe in their car seat. Learn about the alternatives to a regular infant seat in the car to keep your special needs baby safe.

Baby Sock Corsage
How to make your very own baby sock corsages for your baby shower.

Baby Shower Gifts
Giving gifts for a baby shower can be an art! Remember to have fun when giving gifts with these great ideas

Baby Naming Controversies
As long as there are babies, they will be named, and there will be trouble.

Alcohol and Pregnancy Don't Mix
Learn whether it's safe to consume any alcohol when you're pregnant. How much alcohol will cause problems like fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) or Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE)?

AFP & Triple Screen Testing - Moms Talk About the Quad Screen
Information on the AFP, triple screen and quad screen testing.

10 Things to Hate About Pregnancy
While pregnancy is a natural and sometimes beautiful thing, there is also a dark side to every pregnancy...

Bleeding in Pregnancy - What You Need to Know About Bleeding in Pregnancy
A look at some of the things you need to pay attention to about bleeding in pregnancy so that you can talk to your doctor or midwife and get help.

APGAR Score - APGAR Score for Newborns
The APGAR Score is your baby's first test. What does it mean and how is it done?

Baby Care Class - Reasons to Take a Baby Care Class
Need a reason to go to baby care class? Here are a few to get you going!

Top 10 Zippy Answers to Snippy Questions About a Large Family - Large Family
Need a quick come back for snippy questions about your large family?

Breastfeeding and Work
You can combine working with breastfeeding. Here are some tips to make it easier for you and baby.

Water Birth Tubs - How to Choose the Right Water Birth Tubs
Deciding to have a water birth is only part of the decision, the next step is to choose a method of supplying the water in a water birth tub.

5 Things Moms Worry About While Pumping at Work
When you have to pump at work, you probably have a few concerns. Here's some helpful advice to make your breast pump your friend.

Tips for Travel During Pregnancy
Nine months is a long time to be expected to not travel. The good news is that pregnancy usually doesn't preclude traveling for business or pleasure. Here are a few smart tips to keep in mind while traveling during pregnancy.

Pregnancy Quizzes and Tools
Need a due date calculator or ovulation calculator? Or perhaps you'd like to enjoy some of the pregnancy and birth quizzes?

Top Baby Names of 2008
Are you interested in the most popular baby names for the year 2008?

Breastfeeding and Guilt
Can breastfeeding or not breastfeeding make a mom feel guilty?

Breastfeeding and Guilt
Breastfeeding and Guilt: Does breastfeeding or not breastfeeding really cause guilt? Page 2.

Tay-Sachs Disease - Genetic Testing
Tay-Sachs is a genetic disease that leads to death. Genetic testing can identify carriers before conception.

World Breastfeeding Week 2008 - Breastfeeding Information and Breastfeeding Photos
World Breastfeeding Week is a celebration of breastfeeding held every year around the world from August 1-7.

World Breastfeeding Week 2008 - Breastfeeding Information and Breastfeeding Photos
World Breastfeeding Week is a celebration of breastfeeding held every year around the world from August 1-7.

The Power of Breastfeeding
A look at breastfeeding and its empowering moments and drive.

The Power of Breastfeeding
A look at breastfeeding and its empowering moments and drive. Page 2.

Questions to Ask Before Prenatal Testing
A list of questions you can print out and take to your prenatal appointments.

Surviving a Party When Pregnant
Being pregnant doesn't mean that you have to skip parties. There are some ways to make a party easier on yourself while pregnant, by planning ahead.

The Pregnancy Quiz - What do you know about pregnancy?
Try your hand at your knowledge of pregnancy with our fun and informative pregnancy quiz....

Common Prenatal Tests in Pregnancy
There are so many prental tests available from the pregnancy test to the ultrasound, the amniocentesis and the biophysical profile - what does it all mean?

6 Bits of Pregnancy Advice That Can Land You in the Hospital - Pregnancy Advice That Harms
Pregnancy advice abounds, most is harmless but sometimes, the advice is so bad that you can risk your baby's health by following it.

Tips for Taking a Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy tests are certainly one kind of test you want to prepare for before hand. Being ready for test day does involve some preparation and prior knowledge. Here are tips to getting it right the first time.

Tips for Taking a Pregnancy Test - Signs of Pregnancy
Pregnancy tests are certainly one kind of test you want to prepare for before hand. Being ready for test day does involve some preparation and prior knowledge. Here are tips to getting it right the first time.

Tips for Taking a Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy tests are certainly one kind of test you want to prepare for before hand. Being ready for test day does involve some preparation and prior knowledge. Here are tips to getting it right the first time.

Tips for Taking a Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy tests are certainly one kind of test you want to prepare for before hand. Being ready for test day does involve some preparation and prior knowledge. Here are tips to getting it right the first time.

What language are they speaking? - Deciphering Pregnancy Terms
Pregnancy jargon on the forums and in your medical records can be confusing. Here are some simple things to learn to keep you fluent.

5 Rules for Postpartum Help
Having help when you have a new baby is such a gift, except when it's not. Here are five rules your postpartum helpers should know about before hand to make it a great experience for all of you.

6 Surprising Postpartum Symptoms
You've prepared for your baby's arrival for a long time, but did you happen to catch the part about these postpartum symptoms?

4 Inexpensive Labor Tools You Can Make or Buy for Cheap Before You Give Birth
Looking for some great tools to help make your labor more comfortable? Here are some hints on making your own comfort tools without breaking the bank.

Studying with a New Baby
If you're going to have a baby AND go to school, you'll need to learn how to cope.

The Amazing Placenta
Many cultures revere the placenta as an amazing organ and have rituals surrounding it. What are your thoughts?

Quick Tips for Losing Postpartum Weight
Losing that pregnancy weight can be really difficult. Here are some really quick and easy tips to preventing the pounds from staying on in your postpartum weight loss attempts.

Preparing for Postpartum
Some quick ideas on how to prepare for postpartum to make life just a bit easier on you.

Pregnancy Vitamin & Mineral Guidelines
Pregnancy Vitamin & Mineral Guidelines are designed for helping pregnant women figure out how much of any particular vitamin or mineral that they need in their diet either through food (nutrition) or through supplementation (prenatal vitamins).

Epidural Anesthesia Quiz
Test your knowledge of epidural anesthesia in this epidural quiz!

6 Things You Can Do About Cravings in Pregnancy
Cravings in pregnancy are something that most women experience at one point or another. But how should you react to or treat cravings in pregnancy?

Newborn Screening Recommendations by State
Newborn screening varies state by state. Is your baby at risk simply because of your address?

Newborn Screening Recommendations by State
Newborn screening varies state by state. Is your baby at risk simply because of your address? Page 2.

Newborn Screening Recommendations by State
Newborn screening varies state by state. Is your baby at risk simply because of your address? Page 3.

Newborn Screening Recommendations by State
Newborn screening varies state by state. Is your baby at risk simply because of your address? Page 4.

Newborn Screening Recommendations by State
Newborn screening varies state by state. Is your baby at risk simply because of your address? Page 5.

Taking a Road Trip with Your Baby
Taking your baby on the road can be a thought that drives you bonkers. With some planning you can make your next long car trip a piece of cake to help ease you and baby along the way.

Planning a Road Trip with Your Baby
Taking your baby on the road can be a thought that drives you bonkers. With some planning you can make your next long car trip a piece of cake to help ease you and baby along the way. Page 2.

Handling Unwanted Advice - Newborn Babies and Unwanted Advice
Trying to handle unwanted advice while you care for your newborn baby?

Ways to Bond with Baby - Bonding with Your Baby
There are many way sto bond with your baby after birth. Here are some of teh more common ones.

Advice from a Grandma About Pregnancy, Birth and Parenting
One grandma shares her advice for a happy healthy pregnancy, birth and parenting.

Maternity Coats for Pregnancy - Winter Coats for Pregnant Moms
Finding a winter coat in pregnancy can be a tough task. Here's how you stay warm while expecting your baby.

Aspirin in Pregnancy
Can you safely take aspirin in pregnancy?

Common Pain Relievers Cause Birth Defects
There are common medications in your medicine cabinet that you probably think are safe in pregnancy. The problem is that they are not safe and can cause heart defects.

Twin Pregnancy Journal - The Journal of Our Fifth Pregnancy Twins!
This is the pregnancy journal of our pregnancy with twins. It includes photos and ultrasounds of the twin pregnancy and belly photos.

5 Maternity Clothes Trends That Thankfully Died
A look at some of the maternity clothes trends we could all do without, pregnant or not.

Things to Consider for Your Postpartum Maternity Hospital Gowns
You're packing your labor bag and you realize - you need something for your postpartum stay. What are you going to choose and what do you need to plan for...

Utah - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Utah for 2005.

Virginia - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Virginia for 2005.

Popular Vermont Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Vermont? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Virginia Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Virginia? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Vermont - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Vermont for 2005.

Washington - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Washington for 2005.

Popular Washington Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Washington? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Wisconsin - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Wisconsin for 2005.

Popular Wisconsin Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Wisconsin? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

West Virginia - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in West Virginia for 2005.

Popular West Virginia Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from West Virginia? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Wyoming - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Wyoming for 2005.

Popular Wyoming Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Wyoming? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Maternity Clothes for Multiple Pregnancy - Twins, Triplets, Quadruplets and More
A twin pregnancy can mean big changes to your plans for maternity clothes. What do you need to know about maternity clothes if you're having twins or more?

Oregon - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Oregon for 2005.

Popular Oregon Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Oregon? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Pennsylvania - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Pennsylvania for 2005.

Popular Pennsylvania Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Pennsylvania? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Rhode Island - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Rhode Island for 2005.

South Carolina - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in South Carolina for 2005.

Popular South Dakota Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from South Dakota? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

South Carolina - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in South Carolina for 2005.

Popular Tennessee Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Tennessee? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Texas Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Texas? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Tennessee - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Tennessee for 2005.

Texas - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Texas for 2005.

Popular Utah Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Utah? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Baby Names by State - Local Baby Names
Looking for what's popular baby name wise in your state or geographical region? Here are the top baby names by state.

Popular North Dakota Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from North Dakota? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Nebraska - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Nebraska for 2005.

Popular Nebraska Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Nebraska? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Nevada Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Nevada? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular New York Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from New York? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

New Hampshire - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in New Hampshire for 2005.

New Jersey - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in New Jersey.

New Mexico - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in New Mexico.

Nevada - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Nevada for 2005.

New York - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in New York for 2005.

Ohio - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Ohio for 2005.

Popular Ohio Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Ohio? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Oklahoma - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Oklahoma for 2005.

Popular Oklahoma Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Oklahoma? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Maryland - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Maryland for 2005.

Maine - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Maine for 2005.

Michigan - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Michigan for 2005.

Popular Michigan Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Michigan? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Minnesota Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Minnesota? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Missouri Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Missouri? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Minnesota - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Minnesota for 2005.

Mississippi - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Mississippi for 2005.

Missouri - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Missouri for 2005.

Mississippi - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Mississippi for 2005.

Popular Montana Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Montana? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Mississippi Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Mississippi? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Montana - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Montana for 2005.

North Carolina - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in North Carolina for 2005.

Popular North Carolina Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from North Carolina? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

North Dakota - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in North Dakota for 2005.

Popular Idaho Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Idaho? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Idaho - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Idaho for 2005.

Top Baby Names in Illinois
These are popular baby names room 2005 in Illinois.

Popular Illinois Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Illinois? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Indiana - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Indiana for 2005.

Popular Indiana Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Indiana? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Iowa Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Iowa? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Kansas Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Kansas? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Kentucky Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Kentucky? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Kansas - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Kansas for 2005.

Kentucky - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Kentucky for 2005.

Louisiana - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Louisiana for 2005.

Popular Louisiana Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Louisiana? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Massachusetts - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Massachusetts for 2005.

Popular Maine Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Maine? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Colorado - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Colorado for 2005.

Popular Colorado Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Colorado? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Connecticut - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Connecticut for 2005.

Popular Connecticut Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Connecticut? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

District of Columbia - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in District of Columbia for 2005.

District of Columbia Baby Names by State
Looking for the most popular baby names from District of Columbia? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Delaware - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Delaware for 2005.

Popular Delaware Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Delaware? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Florida - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Florida for 2005.

Popular Florida Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Florida? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Georgia - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Georgia for 2005.

Popular Georgia Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Georgia? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Hawaii Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Hawaii? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Hawaii - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Hawaii for 2005.

Iowa - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Iowa for 2005.

Questions to Ask Your Caregiver Regarding Childbirth of Twins
There is a lot of things that are different to giving birth to twins. Here are some great questions to ask your doctor or midwife about the birth of your twins.

Alabama Baby Names by State - Popular Alabama Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Alabama? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Alabama - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Alabama for 2005.

Arkansas - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Arkansas for 2005.

Popular Arizona Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Arizona? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Popular Arkansas Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from Arkansas? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Arizona - Popular Baby Names
Here are the most popular baby names in Arizona for 2005.

Popular California Baby Names
Looking for the most popular baby names from California? Look no further, boy names and girl names for the last decade.

Top 5 Labor and Birth Fears
We're all worried about a lot of things when it comes to giving birth. While some of these may be personal fears, there are some common threads of what worries women when giving birth. Do your fears make the list?

Top 5 Labor & Birth Fears
We're all worried about a lot of things when it comes to giving birth. While some of these may be personal fears, there are some common threads of what worries women when giving birth. Do your fears make the list? Page 2.

Common Hospital Bill Errors in Childbirth
Common hospital bill errors can cost you a lot of money, even if you have health insurance.

5 Ways to Cope with Heartburn in Pregnancy
Heartburn in pregnancy is a very common symptom from the beginning to the very end. How should you cope with it?

Safe Motherhood
What you can do to make motherhood safe.

Is this labor?
The home birth of our seventh baby, with her siblings present.

The Long Ride Home
The home birth of our seventh baby, with her siblings present. Page 2.

The Hardest Contractions
The home birth of our seventh baby, with her siblings present. Page 3.

The Birth & Postpartum of Lucky Number Seven
The home birth of our seventh baby, with her siblings present. Page 4.

HELLP Syndrome in Pregnancy
HELLP Syndrome is a very serious disease in pregnancy that goes along with, typically, more serious cases of preeclampsia.

Hospital Baby Switching - Are you worried about hospital baby switching?
There seem to be stories of hospital baby switching every year. Many of these cases go unreported because they are easily resolved in the hospital. But many parents are worried, here are some sane solutions to your fears on hospital baby switching.

6 Reasons You Need to Plan Conception
Are you trying to plan conception around your work schedule so that you can have more time with your baby after birth? Here are some of the more common reasons that you may want to try to plan conception.

Surviving the Two Week Wait
So, you're trying to get pregnant and now you've got to wait to take a pregnancy test. This is called the two week wait and it can be heck to get through.

Saving Money on Getting Pregnant
Getting pregnant doesn't have to cost you a lot of money, despite the fact that there are a ton of fertility products available. Here's the way to save money while getting pregnant.

Pregnancy and Breast Cancer
How pregnancy can actually protect you against breast cancer.

Fun Birthday Facts - May - Birthstone, Flowers and Famous Birthdays
Looking for some interesting facts about May birthdays? Or maybe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Fun Birthday Facts - November - Birthstone, Flowers and Famous Birthdays
Looking for some interesting facts about November birthdays? Or maybe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Fun Birthday Facts - October - Birthstone, Flowers and Famous Birthdays
Looking for some interesting facts about October birthdays? Or maybe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Fun Birthday Facts - September - Birthstone, Flowers and Famous Birthdays
Looking for some interesting facts about September birthdays? Or Septemberbe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Signs of the Zodiac for Your Baby
Astrology holds that your baby has certain qualities based on the date of their birth. These signs of the Zodiac are determined by birth date

Things to Think About Before You Get Pregnant
Getting pregnant isn't just about the actual act of conception. The well planned pregnancy has many things that go into planning way before conception. Have you thought about them?

Turning Off the Epidural for Pushing: Does it help reduce the risk of forceps and vacuum extraction?
One thing many women consider doing to reduce the risks of forceps or vacuum delivery when using an epidural is to have it turned down or off towards the end of labor and pushing. Does it work?

Episiotomy
Episiotomy is a medical procedure that scares many people in labor and birth. There is a lot of medical evidence showing you that it is not needed in most cases, but there are ways to discuss this with your practitioner.

Vacuum Extraction and Forceps Birth Stories - Labor and Delivery
Birth stories with vacuum extraction and forceps involved.

Fun Birthday Facts - April - Birthstone, Flowers and Famous Birthdays
Looking for some interesting facts about April birthdays? Or maybe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Fun Birthday Facts - August - Birthstone, Flowers and Famous Birthdays
Looking for some interesting facts about August birthdays? Or Augustbe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Birth Month Flowers Based on Your Baby's Birth Day
Flowers for birth months are often overlooked, but this can make a nice present for a new mom to celebrate the baby's birth. It's also just fun trivia.

Fun Birthday Facts for December
Looking for some interesting facts about December birthdays? Or maybe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Fun Birthday Facts - February - Birthstone, Flowers and Famous Birthdays
Looking for some interesting facts about February birthdays? Or maybe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Fun Birthday Facts - January - Birthstone, Flowers and Famous Birthdays
Looking for some interesting facts about January birthdays? Or maybe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Fun Birthday Facts - July - Birthstone, Flowers and Famous Birthdays
Looking for some interesting facts about July birthdays? Or Julybe you'd like to see what famous people share a birthday?

Gestational Diabetes (GD) in Pregnancy
Gestational diabetes happens in about 4% of all pregnancies. Learn about how it is diagnosed and treated in pregnancy to prevent complications like cesarean section and macrosomia.

Chicken Pox and Pregnancy - Varicella
The number of cases of chicekn pox is reduced but pregnant women still need to watch out for this during pregnancy.

Rubella and Pregnancy - German Measles
Rubella can have a negative effect on your pregnancy, learn what it is and how to avoid it.

How to Choose the Right Childcare for Your Baby
Trying to make the decision on which childcare is best for your baby? Here are the questions you need answers to before you say yes.

Working from Home - Mommies Speak Out
Working at home before or after a baby can be a good option for some moms.

Should I work or stay home - Making the Decision on Where to Work After Baby
What do you need to think about before deciding on being a stay at home parent?

Birthstones for Your Baby's Birth Month
Which stone is said to bring good luck to your baby? Check out these jewels!

Pregnancy and Birth Related Causes for Charity Giving
Here are some organizations that you may or may not be aware of that are pregnancy related causes. When you're making donations to charities, keep them in mind.

Recovering from a Cesarean - Healing After a C-section
Healing after a cesarean section is a bit more difficult than you may have expected. Here are some ways to help you focus on your baby and heal all at the same time.

Childbirth Class the Second Time Around
Many people decide to take childbirth classes with their first baby, but do you need to take a class when you're pregnant with a subsequent baby? The answer might surprise you.

How to Choose a Safe Car Seat for Baby - Car Seat Safety
Car seats are important instruments to keep your baby safe. And yet the vast majority of parents don't use their car seat correctly. Here is what you need to know about car seats and how to use and install them to protect your baby.

Third Trimester Belly Gallery - Pictures from the 3rd Trimester
Photos from the third trimester. These pictures are of real live women in the last trimester of their pregnancy. See the bellies grow!

Third Trimester Belly Gallery - Pictures from the 3rd Trimester
Photos from the third trimester. These pictures are of real live women in the last trimester of their pregnancy. See the bellies grow! Page 2.

Being a Birth Advocate
Being a birth advocate means ensuring you have certains rights within the maternity care system, whether that be your husband with you during the placement of your epidural, someone allowed in during a cesarean, or keeping your baby with you after birth. Know your rights.

Help for Those Suffering from Gender Disappointment
There are many people, men and women who sit silently and suffer from gender disappointment. Are you one of them?

Saving Money in Pregnancy - Cost Cutting Suggestions for the Baby Budget
Having a baby can cost a pretty penny. Here are some great ideas at ways to save money on your baby budget.

Tips for Baby Proofing - How to Baby Proof Your Home
Baby proofing need not be a horrible process. Here are some tips to make baby proofing your home easier.

Celebrating Moms and Babies
The ultimate celebration for moms-to-be: The Baby shower!

10 Things Grandma Needs to Know About Baby Showers
Grandmas and baby showers should be a great thing, but many moms-to-be worry about their baby shower mixing with their mother or mother-in-law. Here's advice to the grandma-to-be from mothers-to-be.

Baby Shower Style Quiz
What type of baby shower party planner are you?

6 Great Halloween Costumes for Pregnant Women
Halloween can be a fun holiday. When you're pregnant you may feel like your options are limited. I'd encourage you to embrace the wackiness that pregnancy can add. Here are some ideas for costumes for pregnant women.

Christmas Gifts for Baby - What Christmas gifts for baby do you get before birth?
What Christmas gifts for baby do you get before birth? Here are some ideas of what to buy for baby before birth.

Baby Girl Names That Begin With Z - Z Baby Girl Names
Looking for a baby girl name that begins with Z? Look through these baby names.

10 Grandma Names that are Making a Baby Name Comeback
Looking for a popular name that is a bit more traditional?

Baby Boy Names That Begin With Q
Quinn is a popular boy's name that starts with Q. Are there others you might like?

Cystic Fibrosis: Testing & Prenatal Diagnosis
Cystic fibrosis effects 70,000 people worldwide. How likely is your baby to have this disease and how can you find out in pregnancy?

Paxil Increases Birth Defects
Commonly used anti-depressant, Paxil, has been shown in preliminary data to cause a rise in heart defects in mothers who took it during pregnancy.

Public Response to Pregnancy - How People Respond to the News of Pregnancy
Sharing your good news is an exciting part of life. Look at how some people handled negative responses to their joyous news.

Building a Calm Room for Labor - Calm Room
How does the stuff around effect your labor? A lot. Here are ideas to create the perfect environment for you in labor.

Breaking Your Water is Not Beneficial
While the trend towards breaking your water at the beginning of labor is common, studies now show us that this may lead to an increase in cesarean sections and fetal distress.

Pregnant Women Need More Exercise
Studies show that pregnant women are not getting enough exercise to maintain good health in pregnancy. Learn what the requirements are for a healthy lifestyle in pregnancy.

Swimming in Pregnancy - Water Aerobics for Pregnancy
Swimming is a great exercise for pregnancy. It's easy on the joints and promotes fitness and relaxation.

Why Lamaze Breathing Can Be Helpful in Labor
You might think that Lamaze breathing is old fashioned but it can still be a useful tool in labor.

Is your doctor natural childbirth friendly?
Natural childbirth is a personal option and one that requires some support from from your doctor or midwife. But how do you know if your practitioner is supportive of your plans or simply tolerating them?

Abdominal Breathing for Labor and Birth
How to use abdominal breathing to ease the pain of labor and childbirth, including the cleansing breath.

Labor Drugs: When to Say When
Labor can sometimes be harder than you thought and while you were planning on not using medication, it becomes an option. How do you handle that situation in labor?

Tense - Release Relaxation Technique for Labor and Childbirth
Relaxation for labor doesn't get much easier than the tense - release relaxation technique. This technique is easy to remember, easy to follow and can be used anywhere.

A Guide to A Christmas Baby Shower
If you are planning to have a baby shower near Christmas, you might consider a Christmas Baby Shower.

Baby Shower Invitations
Your baby shower invitation is the first look your guests have of the party. Make it special and personal.

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC) Birth Stories
Birth stories from families who have had a vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC).

Myths About Natural Childbirth | Natural Childbirth is not...
A look at some myths about natural childbirth.

Decision Making in Labor - How to Make a Decision in Labor
Labor is a time of emotion and physical exertion. You'll be called upon to make decision, here's a guide to making the right choice for you.

Birth Stories with Complications
These are user birth stories that involve complications, including induction, cesarean, PIH, multiples, VBAC and more.

Birth Stories from Home Births
Home birth is one place where many women around the world have their babies, even though smaller numbers do in the U.S. Here are stories from families to share with you, the beauty of home birth.

House of Babies
The House of Babies is a new reality TV show on labor and birth from Discovery Health Channel.

Lauren's Birth
Lauren's Birth Story. Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Lauren's Birth
Lauren's Birth. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Narcotic Birth Stories - IV Pain Medication
Birth stories where IV pain medication was used for labor.

Baby Ocho's Birth Story - Home Birth, Water Birth, Midwife, Siblings
Baby Ocho's birth story - born at home in the water with a midwife, doulas and Siblings present.

Baby Ocho's Birth
Baby Ocho's birth story - born at home in the water with a midwife, doulas and Siblings present. Page 2.

Baby Ocho's Birth
Baby Ocho's birth story - born at home in the water with a midwife, doulas and Siblings present. Page 3.

Baby Ocho's Birth
Baby Ocho's birth story - born at home in the water with a midwife, doulas and Siblings present. Page 4.

Orgasmic Birth - Interview with Debra Pascali-Bonaro
An interview with Debra Pascali-Bonaro on her new film - Orgasmic Birth.

Twin Miracles - The Home Birth of Twins
Finding out we we pregnant with twins wasn't exactly what I would have expected, but the pregnancy was a roller coaster.

Prelabor with Twins
I spent a lot of time in prelabor with the twins before they were actually born. That wasn't fun. Page 2.

Labor of Twins at Home
Finally, it's labor - the real thing! We're having the twins. Page 3.

Giving Birth to Twins at Home
The story of the decision to give birth at home to twins. Page 4.

The Second Baby is Born
After the first baby, the second baby came out 23 minutes later. Page 5.

Tyler's Birth
This mom shares her birth story and using TENS in labor.

Tyler's Birth
The second part of Tyler's birth story. Page 2.

About.com Birth Stories
Birth stories submitted to About from women of all ages, stages of pregnancy, types of birth including cesarean sections, epidurals natural childbirth home birth, medicated births and more.

Reasons You Might Need a Biophysical Profile (BPP)
A Biophysical Profile (BPP) might be used in your pregnancy to assess how well your baby is doing and what treatment should take place, if any.

Pregnancy and Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
Pregnancy and cytomegalovirus don't go well together. Find out what the symptoms of CMV are and what it means to you and your baby.

A VBAC After 3 Cesareans - Pierce's Birth Story
This is the birth of Pierce a vaginal birth after three cesareans.

VBA3C - Here comes the baby!
This is the birth of Pierce a vaginal birth after three cesareans. Page 2.

Common Care Provider Red Flags When Planning Your VBAC
A look at some red flags that might occur when your provider isn't as VBAC friendly as you'd like.

Relief for Common Aches and Pains in Pregnancy
Headaches, morning sickness, and all the joys of pregnancy! Here are some ideas to help save you some pain and misery in pregnancy.

6 Ways to Find Support for VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean)
Vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) is on the decline in some parts of the country, mainly for fear of lawsuits. This makes it difficult for women who want a VBAC to find a supportive practitioner in their area. Here is what you can do to find a practitioner to safely support you in a vaginal birth after a cesarean.

6 Questions to Ask Your Practitioner About Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
When you're thinking about a vaginal birth after a cesarean (VBAC), you'll want to ask your doctor or midwife these six questions.

How to Hire a Doula
If you are looking at hiring a doula, you might want to know what questions to ask before hiring a doula.

Labor Positions - 5 Ways to Stay Upright and Mobile for Labor and Delivery
Moving in labor is a great source of comfort and control for many women. It can also help speed up your labor! So why do so few women actually do it?

Eating While in Labor - Your Best Labor Diet - Eating While in Labor
Now that restrictions are easing up on eating while in labor, have you given any thought to the best diet for labor?

6 Ideas for Prenatal Bonding
Looking for ways to include some prenatal bonding your life?

Bariatric Surgery and Pregnancy - How Bariatric Surgery and Pregnancy Work Together for Healthier Moms and Babies
Bariatric surgery and pregnancy are two things that obstetricians and midwives are seeing as the number of bariatric surgeries goes up. So what are the benefits of bariatric surgery before pregnancy and how do bariatric surgery and pregnancy go together for healthier moms and babies?

How to Use Heat for Comfort in Labor
A look at how to use heat to stay comfortable in labor.

10 Crazy Facebook Status Lines for the End of Pregnancy
Looking for something fun and witty to say at the end of pregnancy on your Facebook or Twitter status? Here are some you can try or you can send in your favorites!

Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt - Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie - Brangelina Baby Watch
Waiting for baby Brangelina to make and appearance? Follow Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie around the world as we track their baby.

Celebrity Pregnancy, Birth and Baby Quiz
Celebrity birth is a huge phenomena. Do you know your celebrity pregnancy trivia? Take this fun quiz and find out!

Celebrity Baby Watch - Pregnancy News, Births and more
Need your fix of the latest celebrity baby news? Who is pregnant? Where are they giving birth and what stuff are they buying?

Celebrity Baby Watch - Pregnancy News, Births and more
Need your fix of the latest celebrity baby news? Who is pregnant? Where are they giving birth and what stuff are they buying?

Celebrity Baby Archives
Need your fix of the latest celebrity baby news? Who is pregnant? Where are they giving birth and what stuff are they buying? Page 2.

Celebrity Baby Archives
Need your fix of the latest celebrity baby news? Who is pregnant? Where are they giving birth and what stuff are they buying? Page 2.

Movies Not to Watch When Pregnant
There are definitely a set of movies that shouldn't be watched while you're pregnant, unless you're really tough. Here are the ones that make my list...

Labor and Childbirth Tweeting: Social Networking and Birth - Twitter and Facebook
Social networking is everywhere, even in the delivery room. Will you tweet or facebook in labor?

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes and Baby TomKitten
Keeping a watchful eye for the latest news on Tom Cruise and Katie's Holmes' baby? TomKitten news is here!

5 Baby Shower Gifts You Shouldn't Buy - 5 Bad Baby Shower Gifts
Everyone loves to get baby shower gifts. But there are some bad baby shower gifts out there...

First-Born Jealousy
If you are expecting another baby, you may be worriedabout how your first born will handle becoming a big brother or sister. Here are some helpful tips to adding a new baby to your family.

First-Born Jealousy
If you are expecting another baby, you may be worriedabout how your first born will handle becoming a big brother or sister. Here are some helpful tips to adding a new baby to your family. Page 2.

Getting Your Children Ready for a New Baby - Preparing Siblings
Expecting a new baby? You may wonder what you need to do to get your older kids ready for a new baby. Here are some tips to getting ready.

Are you ready for another baby?
Having a baby is a big change. But going from your first to your second (or more) can be an even bigger change. Here are some questions to ask yourself before you take the plunge.

Preparing for a New Baby - Big Brothers and Big Sisters
Preparing an older children for a new baby is fun. Here are some tips for getting ready for a new baby.

Weight Gain Between Pregnancies Increases Risks to Mom and Baby
The weight you fail to lose between pregnancies can have a disastourous effect on your pregnancy, your health and the health of your baby.

Baby Shower Thank You Notes
Baby shower thank you notes are something that aren't often forgotten but do sometimes slip through the cracks. Here is a neat take on how to do these thank yous in a fun and easy manner.

4 Ways to Care for Your Older Child During the Birth
If you have older children and you're expecting a new baby you may wonder what you can do with the older sibling during the birth to include them.

How to Celebrate Mother's Day While Pregnant - A Pregnant Mother's Day
Are you looking for a fun way to celebrate Mother's Day while pregnant?

Reasons you're done having babies! - Done Having Babies
So you think you're done having babies? What reasons are you considering when you make this decision?

10 Most Popular Fetal Nicknames - Naming Your Baby Before Birth
What do you call your fetus? Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Carbon Monoxide and Preeclampsia Prevention
New studies into preeclampsia show that carbon monoxide may actually be worth studying to prevent preeclampsia.

Bed Rest - Things to Do While on Bed Rest
Bed rest is not the piece of cake that everyone seems to think it is. Here are some things to help you occupy your time.

Chronic High Blood Pressure and Pregnancy
High blood pressure can be dangerous in pregnancy, but what happens when you start the pregnancy with chronic high blood pressure?

Baby Names of the Decade Quiz
Are you a fan of baby names? Do you anxiously await the new baby names every year? Do you find you know what more names mean than any of your friends. Find out how well you know your baby names with our baby names of the decade quiz.

Baby Naming Style Quiz
There are a lot of ways to name your baby, but maybe you didn't know that there are styles too. What style do you use when picking names for your baby?

New Year's Baby Names
Well maybe you didn't get that tax break by having your baby before December 31st, but having the first baby of the new year has it's own fun. Here are some New Year inspired baby names.

Patriotic Baby Names - 4th of July
If you are looking for an patriotic baby name or you simply have a 4th of July baby, here are some great choices for naming your baby.

Thanksgiving Baby Names
Are you looking for baby names with a Thanksgiving theme?

Location Baby Names
Some people chose their baby's name based on a location, like where the couple met or the baby was born. Would you choose one of these names?

Glee Baby Names - Celebrity Baby Names - Glee Baby Names
If you're a fan of the hit show Glee, then maybe you're considering a Glee baby name?

Most Popular Baby Names for 2006 - Naming Your Baby
Every year just before Mother's Day the Social Security Administration releases the top baby names of the previous year. Here are the statistics for 2006.

Most Popular Baby Names for 2007 - Naming Your Baby
Every year just before Mother's Day the Social Security Administration releases the top baby names of the previous year. Here are the statistics for 2007.

Most Popular Baby Names in 2005
The Social Secuirty Administration gives out it's annual list of the most popular baby names for 2005.

2004 Top Baby Names
The top baby names for 2004! Is your baby name on here?

Top Baby Names 2004
The top baby names for 2004! Is your baby name on here? Page 2.

Top Baby Names 2004
The top baby names for 2004! Is your baby name on here? Page 3.

Arguing About Baby Names - How to Choose a Baby Name without Fighting
Believe it or not there is a large portion of families who actually fight over baby names. It might be that your sister claims to have dibs on a baby name you really love, or perhaps you and your husband can't agree... Here are some tips to avoid fighting over baby names.

Celebrity Baby Names - Names Chosen for Celebrity Babies
Celebrities do the darnedest things - including the baby names they pick. Here are some of the more famous and infamous baby names chosen by celebrities.

Christmas Baby Names
If your baby is due near Christmas you may be considering a baby name that helps you remember this special time of year. Here are some names to consider for your Christmas baby.

Names for Your Halloween Baby
If your baby is born around Halloween you might consider choosing a baby name with some Halloween spirit...

Irish Baby Names - St. Patrick's Day Baby Names
If you are looking for an Irish baby name or you simply have a St. Patrick's Day baby, here are some great choices for naming your baby.

More Breastfeeding Questions
Here are some answers to the most commonly asked breastfeeding questions. Page 2.

Common Breastfeeding Questions - Breastfeeding Questions
Here are some answers to the most commonly asked breastfeeding questions.

8 Tips for Grandmas About Breastfeeding
Dear Grandma, Here are some things you need to know about breastfeeding...

Breastfeeding Vitamin & Mineral Guidelines
A look at the vitamin and mineral guidelines for lactating (breastfeeding) women

Weaning Your Baby
The decision to wean your baby from the breast can be simple or complex, how and when to wean is different for every family. Here are some suggestions to help you make weaning a smooth process.

Baby Names from Siblings - 4 Things You Shouldn't Let Your Older Child Name the Baby, Bad Baby Names
Are you expecting a baby that is not your first? Here are some tips to avoid bad baby names from siblings.

Deciphering Your Medical Records from Your Prenatal Chart
Have you ever looked at your medical records? Trying to decipher your medical records can be a harrowing task and it has nothing to do with your practitioner's handwriting.

10 Things to Help Dad Cope in the Delivery Room
Dads can be concerned about how well they will perform when it comes to the delivery room. Here are ten tips to help ease their anxiety and mom's too!

World Breastfeeding Week - Support for Breastfeeding by Uniting for World Breastfeeding Week
Here's a great start at learning about the various aspects for breastfeeding in order to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week

5 Ways to Make Dads Comfortable at Birth
Looking for a way to make dad more comfortable at your upcoming birth?

Did you have a thyroid condition in pregnancy?
Thyroid disease in pregnancy can cause a myriad of problems if not treated. Here are women's stories of pregnancy with thyroid disease

How did your partner feel about an epidural for birth?
Most of the time we gloss over what everyone else says, thinks or does when it comes to labor pain. But what about dad? Does he get a say? What did he think about epidurals in labor? Was he more pro natural childbirth? Was he begging for the epidural for himself? Just how did it go in your family?

Thanksgiving Foods to Avoid in Pregnancy
Thanksgiving is about the food, fellowship and family. The problem is that the food might cause and your baby more harm than good.

What was your trying to conceive affirmation? - Affirmations for Trying to Conceive
Affirmations for trying to conceive are positive thoughts that you use to build your confidence. Women use them for all sorts of things, including a way to stay positive during the time of conception or while trying to conceive. Have you tried it? What was your trying to conceive affirmation?

Why do you want a natural birth?
Natural birth - why would you want to do that?

Did your baby have jaundice?
Jaundice is fairly common in a newborn baby. Share your experience with jaundice. Did your baby require photo therapy? Were you encouraged to breastfeed or give your baby breast milk?

How big was your baby supposed to be via ultrasound?
Ultrasound is inaccurate at predicting fetal weight. And yet it gets used a lot. How has this affected you?

How big was your baby supposed to be via ultrasound?
Ultrasound is inaccurate at predicting fetal weight. And yet it gets used a lot. How has this affected you? Page 2.

What don't you really need for baby?
What don't you really need for baby? What was a waste of money?

Teen Pregnancy: Telling Your Parents About Your Teen Pregnancy
If you were a pregnant teen and had to tell your parents that you're pregnant - how would you that?

What don't you really need for baby?
What don't you really need for baby? What was a waste of money? Page 2.

Biophysical Profile Experiences
Readers share their biophysical profile experiences.

Are there things you did before you found out you were pregnant that worry you? - Things You Did Before You Found Out You Were Pregnant
Are there things you did before you found out you were pregnant that worry you? Nearly every pregnant woman has something on her list that she worries about. What's on yours?

Did you have trouble gaining weight in pregnancy?
Most women complain about gaining too much weight in pregnancy, but some women do have trouble gaining weight while pregnant.

Did you have pregnancy symptoms before you missed a period?
Some women experience pregnancy symptoms before they even miss their period. Did you have pregnancy symptoms before you missed a period?

When did your pregnant belly show?
Everyone's pregnant belly grows a bit differently. When did your belly show? Page 5.

When did your pregnant belly show?
Everyone's pregnant belly grows a bit differently. When did your belly show? Page 10.

When did your pregnant belly show?
Everyone's pregnant belly grows a bit differently. When did your belly show? Page 11.

When did your pregnant belly show?
Everyone's pregnant belly grows a bit differently. When did your belly show? Page 2.

When did your pregnant belly show?
Everyone's pregnant belly grows a bit differently. When did your belly show?

When did your pregnant belly show?
Everyone's pregnant belly grows a bit differently. When did your belly show? Page 4.

When did your pregnant belly show?
Everyone's pregnant belly grows a bit differently. When did your belly show? Page 3.

When did your pregnant belly show?
Everyone's pregnant belly grows a bit differently. When did your belly show? Page 6.

When did your pregnant belly show?
Everyone's pregnant belly grows a bit differently. When did your belly show? Page 7.