Day: October 14, 2017

Ages & Stages
Health & Wellness

Everything You Want to Know About Ovulation

In scientific terms, ovulation is the release of an egg from the ovaries. After this occurs, the “luteal phase” begins, which is when that egg is available for fertilization by sperm. It is the window of fertility.

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Health & Wellness

What is Geritol? (And How Does It Work?)

Geritol is a vitamin supplement that contains Iron and B-vitamins. It is designed to provide energy support, giving consumers higher energy levels. While Iron and Vitamin B supplementation is its primary function– it has also been recommended as a “fertility booster” in some circles.

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Health & Wellness
Living

6 Ways to Reduce the Appearance of Your Linea Negra Postpartum

Thought you were prepared for all of the bizarre changes pregnancy causes? You had no idea. One day you will wake up to find a dark line on your growing belly. It will be located between your pubic region and belly button. While totally normal, it can still be disconcerting to notice your once smooth, clear skin is now decorated with a dark line.

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Ages & Stages
Health & Wellness

Everything You Need to Know About Implantation

Implantation is the earliest stage of pregnancy. Mere days after conception, implantation will occur. It is the very beginning of your pregnancy journey.

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Health & Wellness

How to Tell When You Conceived

It can be difficult to pinpoint exactly when you became pregnant. It’s much easier if you have regular, predictable menstrual cycles or if you were tracking your ovulation.

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Health & Wellness

Using Mother’s Milk Tea to Boost Supply

Drinking Mother’s Milk Tea is one popular method of boosting milk supply for nursing moms. This herbal tea can be found at health food stores, and some grocery stores, depending on your area.

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Health & Wellness

Could My Baby Be Born With Teeth?

Although rare, it is not completely unheard of for a baby to be born with teeth. On average, 1 out of every 2000 babies is born with teeth. Teeth that are visible at birth are actually called natal teeth. Since natal teeth normally have minimal root structure, they are often loose and wobbly.

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Health & Wellness

How to Treat Diaper Rash

It happens to most babies. One day, you’re changing a diaper and notice your little one’s bottom is red, dry and possibly flaking or cracked. This is likely a common diaper rash. Not to worry–there are plenty of ways to treat your baby’s bottom.

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Health & Wellness

How to Cure Your Baby’s Hiccups

While cute, newborn baby hiccups might be annoying for your little one. Read on to find out why it’s happening and what to do about it. Keep in mind newborn hiccups are more of an annoyance than a medical problem. They’re generally nothing to worry about.

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Health & Wellness

Should You Circumcise Your Baby Boy?

Circumcising newborn boys is a personal decision for all parents. Throughout the world, there are many faiths and cultures that require young boys to be circumcised. However, it is not mandatory. If you don’t feel comfortable circumcising your baby, there is no need to do it. Hospitals and pediatricians do not require infant males to be circumcised. There is no law requiring circumcision.

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