Health & Wellness

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Parenting

Purple Fish is Dead

When a family pet dies, do you fess up or lie to your toddler? First-time father Sean McDonough had to figure it out on the fly. Back in January, my wife Kristy and I bought our toddler daughter Jocelyn a purple betta fish. A fish that my daughter christened with the poetic and unique moniker: […]

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Living

How to Practice Self-Care in the Middle of a Work Day

Don’t worry. This is a completely doable challenge. Busy parents who have a hard time taking care of themselves, we feel your pain. Self-care is a buzzy term lately, but tends to lend itself more to bubble baths, or face masks, or yoga classes, or manicures. We say YES to all those things, but we […]

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Living

Which Foods are Impacted by the Study that Revealed Arsenic in Baby Formula?

A new study released by The Clean Label Project has implicated up to 80% of formula products for infants– including brands that boast organic products– as containing trace amounts of arsenic. 

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Living

Why I Really Love Dad Bods

You may be wondering: “What, exactly, is a dad bod?”

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Health & Wellness

When it’s Not Postpartum Depression

Depression isn’t the only postpartum mood disorder. If you feel overly worried, sad or nervous please contact your doctor.

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Health & Wellness

What’s the Difference Between an Embryo and a Fetus?

The distinction between an embryo and a fetus is a specific and scientific one. 

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Health & Wellness

Tips for Successful Breastfeeding

When a mother chooses to breastfeed, she can face many challenges from pain and soreness to low milk supply. Here are some of our favorite tips to help you successfully breastfeed your baby!

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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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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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