Pregnancy & Birth
These pregnancy videos will help you understand everything from pregnancy tests to how to cope with your new pregnancy skin once you find out you're having a baby.
7 Things Not to Say to a Pregnant Woman
Thinking of saying any of these things to a pregnant woman? Just… just don’t. From scary labor stories to comments about size, here are 7 things NOT to say someone who's expecting a baby.
7 Power Foods for a Healthy Pregnancy
These 7 pregnancy power foods have the nutrients that you and your growing baby need.
5 Crazy Ways Your Body Changes During Pregnancy
From pelvic bone separation to your vagina changing colors, we're betting you didn’t know these five wow-inspiring things about your pregnant body!
6 Things Not to Say to a C-Section Mom
Thinking of saying any of these things to a woman who's had a cesarean section? Just… just don't. These women often hear a slew of ignorant and judgy remarks from family, friends, and even strangers. Here are 6 things NOT to say to someone who's had afreakish experience. Delivering a baby is pretty intense stuff, no matter the exit strategy ! "Now you're scarred forever." Most C-section scars are covered by any reasonable bikini. And anyhow, the scars are worth it. "So, were
Decoding TTC Acronyms
Hoping AFSA and that your HPT brings you a BFP? If you're TTC (that's trying to conceive, JIC you didn't know…), you may have come across these and other TTC acronyms on message boards or social media. Decoding these abbreviations is an important step indance tonight (aka "sexy times") BFN. Need a pint of ice cream Rocky Road seems right... Got a big fat negative on latest pregnancy test . About to stuff my feelings with some Ben and Jerry's. EWCM! Time to DTD. My cervical mucus looks like egg whites ! Finally at my most fertile. Time to get busy and do the deed. Only 5 DPO, but I'm a POAS addict... I'm only 5 days past ovulation but I'm obsessed with peeing on a stick. Need this HPT to ring me the BFP I've been longing for. Hoping this home pregnancy test shows a big fat positive result. Send me some baby dust and AFSA!!! Send all positive vibes so aunt flo stays away. I can't take another disappointment. I just had my BT and it's a BFP! My EDD is July 20th!! My doctor just confirmed my blood test is a big fat positive my expected due date is July 20th!! Can't. Stop. Smiling. Parents. FamilyFun. parenting. fit pregnancy.
9 Reasons Chrissy Teigen is Having the Best Pregnancy Ever
From her doting hubby John Legend to getting style advice from Kim Kardashian, here are nine reasons Chrissy Teigen is having the best pregnancy ever.I seriously want to eat healthy but I cannot imagine anything other than a buffalo chicken sandwich exists in the world at this moment. Someone please tell me that the pizza with the garlic knot crust at pizza hut is gross because i've been thinking about it for 3 days now. #3 She's totally embracing her new curves. "Somebody is early to the party" "Hello new thighs! You appeared out of nowhere but am no mad about it!" #4 She's getting style advice from Kim Kardashian. "She told me to go stretchy." #5 Her new cookbook debuted at #1 on the best sellers list Frito pie, anyone? "Cravings debuts at number one on the New York Times best sellers list!!! AHHHHHH!!!" #6 She's kept her sense of human even when food hasn't. I am about to die alone, from acid reflux. I just wanna say goodbye. Real maple syrup is trash. the only real syrup is fake syrup from an aunt or a mrs. #7 She had a baby shower fit
How to be Pregnant Like a Kardashian
Celebrities, they're just like us (well, maybe not the Kardashians). But when it comes to pregnancy, Kim and Kourtney are far more relatable. From giving in to cravings to not sugarcoating the experience, here's how you can be pregnant Kardashian-style.too soon! My 1st pregnancy craving! #InNOut #EnjoyingEveryBite #2 Embrace your pregnancy mood swings . So f*cking sick today on all levels!!!!! ughhhhhh I can't deal!!!! Praying I get through the day! hahahahaha Twitter just contacted me
How to Get Pregnant Faster?
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, shares 8 ways to get pregnant faster (before you even start trying to conceive!).lubricants, if you need some extra lubrication turn to natural alternatives like olive oil . And those are eight ways to get pregnant faster. [MUSIC] [BLANK_AUDIO]
Your Ovulation Calendar: When Are You Most Likely to Get Pregnant?
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, helps you figure out your ovulation calendar so you can get pregnant faster.further pinpoint exactly when you're ovulating. One of these is called, basal body temperature . And what it does is it looks at your temperature over the course of a month and helps your predict when you might be ovulating And the second option is slightly more expensive, but women find it a little bit easier, and that's called an Ovulation Predictor Kit. That's something you buy at the drugstore and can do at home. Finally, have realistic expectations . It can take awhile to get pregnant even if you know exactly when you are ovulating. So, take a breath and relax
When Should You See Your Doctor If You're Having Trouble Getting Pregnant?
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, answers one of her most frequently asked questions: When should you see your doctor if you're having trouble getting pregnant? The answer actually depends on your age.[MUSIC] Hi, my name is Dr Alexandra Sowa, I'm a doctor of internal medicine and I'm also a mom. People often wonder how soon they need to visit the doctor if they're having trouble getting pregnant.