Prenatal Vitamins: Why Folic Acid? What NOT to Take?

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Prenatal vitamins: Why folic acid? What not to take.

You’re newly pregnant, and one of the first pieces of advice you get is to start taking a prenatal vitamin. … Read More

Bleeding and Cramping During Early Pregnancy

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Bleeding and Cramping During Early Pregnancy

You’re pregnant or hoping to become pregnant and have experienced some bleeding and/or cramping. You may be feeling nervous and … Read More

What to Do After a Positive Home Pregnancy Test

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What to do after a positive home pregnancy test

You’ve taken a home pregnancy test and gotten a positive result! Congratulations! You may be feeling excited, overwhelmed, anxious, or … Read More

Your First Prenatal Visit: What to Expect

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Your First Prenatal Visit What to Expect

Yesterday I made my first visit to the OB with this new pregnancy, and I figured I’d use it as … Read More

Week 19 Pregnancy: Twins, Symptoms & Facts

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Week 19 Pregnancy Twins Symptoms and Facts

Can you believe you’re almost at the midway point of your pregnancy?! How exciting! Let’s check in with some information … Read More

Week 18 Pregnancy: Weight Gain, Baby Position & Back Pain

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Week 18 Pregnancy Weight Gain Baby Position and Back Pain (1)

Your pregnancy is rolling along! You’ve made it to week 18 pregnancy! Let’s talk about your weight gain, baby’s position, … Read More

Week 17 Pregnancy: Belly, Symptoms & Sleeping

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Week 17 Pregnancy Belly Symptoms Sleeping

Welcome to week 17 pregnancy! You may be noticing your little bump getting bigger all the time, and believe me, … Read More

Week 16 Pregnancy: Ultrasound, Belly Bump & Symptoms

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Week 16 Pregnancy Ultrasound Belly Bump and Symptoms

Can you believe you’re in week 16 pregnancy already? Let’s look at what’s going on this week, including baby’s growth … Read More

Week 15 Pregnancy: Baby Movement, Bump Size & Symptoms

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Week 15 Pregnancy - Baby Movement Bump Size and Symptoms

You’re 15 weeks into your pregnancy journey, with 25 weeks to go! Baby’s growth has accelerated since you hit the … Read More

Week 14 Pregnancy: Baby Fruit Size, Symptoms & Belly

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Week 14 Pregnancy - BabFruit Size, Symptoms, Belly

Welcome to the second trimester! You’ve finished the first leg of pregnancy and are starting to settle in to your … Read More