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Nausea and Vomiting in Early Pregnancy Increases Risk of Neural Tube Defects

January 26, 2015

Nausea and Vomiting in Early Pregnancy Increases Risk of Neural Tube Defects

According to a new study in Scientific Reports, nausea and vomiting during early pregnancy (NVP) is associated with an increased...
Avoid Sugar While Dealing with Morning Sickness

December 28, 2014

Avoid Sugar While Dealing with Morning Sickness

We get it. Most everyone says anything is better than nothing while dealing with morning sickness. However, sugar is doing...
Are Midwives Safer than Doctors?

December 16, 2014

Are Midwives Safer than Doctors?

The editorial board of the New York Times (NYT) recently released an astounding article titled “Are Midwives Safer than Doctors?”...

Foods to Eat and Avoid During the Holidays While Dealing with Morning Sickness

December 12, 2014

Foods to Eat and Avoid During the Holidays While Dealing with Morning Sickness

The holidays are filled with plenty of great food and treats. Most people gain weight during the holidays…anywhere from 1-4...
7 Reasons Why You Need a Doula

November 20, 2014

7 Reasons Why You Need a Doula

Doulas are awesome. Plain and simple. These incredible women provide invaluable service to mothers around the world. A more natural...
So You Have Morning Sickness or Hyperemesis Gravidarum: Are You Having a Girl or a Boy?

October 22, 2014

So You Have Morning Sickness or Hyperemesis Gravidarum: Are You Having a Girl or a Boy?

I have morning sickness! Am I having a girl or boy? The smell of eggs makes you sick to your...