Infertility: A Cause For Concern

Infertility is a condition that affects 10-15% of couples in the United States. Many couples are busy trying to find ways to have a baby. Infertility is defined as not being able to get pregnant despite having frequent, unprotected sex for at least a year for most couples. Infertility may result from an issue withContinue reading “Infertility: A Cause For Concern”

Morning Sickness:13 Natural, Effective Remedies to Give You Relief

Morning sickness itself doesn’t harm your baby. However you should see your doctor if you can’t keep foods or liquids down and are starting to lose weight. Your doctor will want to rule out hyperemesis gravidarum, or serious morning sickness that may require medical attention and possibly hospitalization to protect you and your baby. 

Is Gripe Water Safe For Babies? Lets Get The Real facts And Precautions

I remember using gripe water for my kids. I did not used it for a long time , but I always wondered about the effects of it on my babies. Drowsiness was a major symptom. I was surprised to see how quick they fell asleep. I never gave them the required dose because I didContinue reading “Is Gripe Water Safe For Babies? Lets Get The Real facts And Precautions”

Essential Oils For Pregnancy And Breastfeeding: Excellent Tips To Stay Safe

There are essential oils that are safe or breastfeeding and pregnancy. There is no doubt, some oils are safe and some are not. The more you use, the more you absorb, so don’t use essential oils every day during pregnancy. Reserve essential oil use for health support, such as relieving nausea, calming anxiety, or supportingContinue reading “Essential Oils For Pregnancy And Breastfeeding: Excellent Tips To Stay Safe”

How to Successfully Breastfeed And Pump for your Baby: Making Life Easier

Did you know breast-feeding is based on supply and demand. The more you breast-feed your baby — or pump while you’re away from your baby — the more milk your breasts will produce. Are you ready to start a breastfeeding and pumping schedule, but you’re not quite sure where or how to plan a routineContinue reading “How to Successfully Breastfeed And Pump for your Baby: Making Life Easier”

Breastfeeding And Supplementing: Proven Strategies That Work

You may be wondering what is breastfeeding and supplementing? It is giving your baby breast and formula feedings. Many new moms feel guilty that they did not go the whole breastfeeding route. Mamas, it is perfectly fine if you want to supplement your baby as opposed to exclusively breastfeeding. Many moms make this change becauseContinue reading “Breastfeeding And Supplementing: Proven Strategies That Work”

How To Relax As A Breastfeeding Mom: You Deserve It!

The post partum period can definitely be challenging for any new mother. If you have not had your little star as yet, let me warn you that if you do not prepare for it ,it can be daunting. I want to help you out today by informing you of some of the relaxing ways youContinue reading “How To Relax As A Breastfeeding Mom: You Deserve It!”

Breastfeeding: Amazing Tips When Introducing The Bottle?

Hello Mamas! We are going to learn about when it is a good time to introduce a bottle to your baby. Most professionals recommend that once breastfeeding is going well, your baby can begin drinking your breast milk from a bottle. You should avoid bottle feeding your baby if there are any problems with nursing at your breast becauseContinue reading “Breastfeeding: Amazing Tips When Introducing The Bottle?”

Self Breast Exam: Expert Tips That Can Save Your Life

Self breast-exam, or regularly examining your breasts on your own, can be an important way to find a breast cancer early, when it’s more likely to be treated successfully. While no single test can detect all breast cancers early, believes that performing breast self-exam in combination with other screening methods can increase the oddsContinue reading “Self Breast Exam: Expert Tips That Can Save Your Life”

Breastfeeding And Cancer :Getting The Real Facts

Breast cancer occurs in about 1 in 3,000 pregnancies and is the most common type of cancer diagnosed during pregnancy, after birth while breastfeeding, or within a year of delivery. The good news is that breast cancer doesn’t appear to harm your unborn baby. However, cancer treatment may interfere with your plans to breastfeed afterward.Continue reading “Breastfeeding And Cancer :Getting The Real Facts”

Breastfeeding And Conscious Sedation

Many breastfeeding mothers have intravenous sedation from time to time. The safety of these drugs need to be evaluated to ensure that mother, baby, and breast milk are safe. Often times, discontinuing breastfeeding for a surgical or diagnostic procedure requiring sedation is the only alternative suggested to a nursing mother. Discontinuing breastfeeding is typically notContinue reading “Breastfeeding And Conscious Sedation”

Breastfeeding And Spitting Up: Resolving the Issue

All babies at some point during a feed will have a spit-up. This often occurs when young babies spit up sometimes, since their digestive systems are immature, making it easier for the stomach contents to flow back up into the esophagus (the tube connecting mouth to stomach). Babies often spit up when they get tooContinue reading “Breastfeeding And Spitting Up: Resolving the Issue”

Breastfeeding And Herbal Safety: Everything Yo Need To Know

Hello to all new Mamas out there. Congratulations on your new arrival and decision to breastfeed! This post is a safety precaution for you to be aware of side effects that could happen to you and your baby while you may be breastfeeding. Did you that because a substance is labeled “herbal” it does notContinue reading “Breastfeeding And Herbal Safety: Everything Yo Need To Know”

Breastfeeding And Prescription Drugs To Increase Milk Supply

Hello Mommies! I hope you are all doing well. Oh I should not leave out the great dads who may be reading this. I hope you are fine too. We are going to discuss the prescription drugs used to increase breast milk supply. These drugs are usually recommended if all other methods have failed dueContinue reading “Breastfeeding And Prescription Drugs To Increase Milk Supply”

Delicious, Breast Milk Increase Recipes: Boosting Your Supply

Breastfeeding is an amazing food! It offers crucial nutrients to your child that formula cannot provide, but not all moms are able to breastfeed. Some female bodies do not produce enough milk to adequately satiate a child, and breastfeeding can lead to problems like soreness and mastitis. Breastfeeding is even more wonderful when you can create deliciousContinue reading “Delicious, Breast Milk Increase Recipes: Boosting Your Supply”