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Basic Fertility Testing

Basic Fertility Testing

When you begin to plan for pregnancy, one of the first things you will need to consider is fertility, so that you can optimize your chances of pregnancy. Some factors affecting your body’s fertility...

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Breastfeeding Unplugged

Breastfeeding Unplugged

According to the World Health Organization, breastfeeding is one of the most effective ways to ensure child health and survival.  WHO actively promotes breastfeeding as the best source of...

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Breast Milk Storage and Safety

Breast Milk Storage and Safety

One ounce of breast milk from a mother is more valuable than a brick of gold. Okay, perhaps I exaggerated there--but only slightly. A mother’s breast milk is one of the world’s truly marvelous...

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Do Family Doctors Still Deliver Babies?

Do Family Doctors Still Deliver Babies?

When you find out you’re expecting, the list of decisions you have to make may seem never ending. Though no one can deny there are many choices to be made, you can find encouragement in knowing each...

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Do Family Physicians Perform C-Sections?

Do Family Physicians Perform C-Sections?

Last week we discussed whether or not family doctors still deliver babies. Though it is true that some family physicians have the necessary credentials to deliver babies, it is important to find out...

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Newborn babies

Baby Blues vs. Postpartum Depression

Baby Blues vs. Postpartum Depression

The birthing process takes a physical and emotional toll on every mother, but it is the latter that many mothers are not prepared for. You see, after you give birth your hormone levels plummet,...

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Basic Fertility Testing

Basic Fertility Testing

When you begin to plan for pregnancy, one of the first things you will need to consider is fertility, so that you can optimize your chances of pregnancy. Some factors affecting your body’s fertility...

read more
Breastfeeding Unplugged

Breastfeeding Unplugged

According to the World Health Organization, breastfeeding is one of the most effective ways to ensure child health and survival.  WHO actively promotes breastfeeding as the best source of...

read more
Breast Milk Storage and Safety

Breast Milk Storage and Safety

One ounce of breast milk from a mother is more valuable than a brick of gold. Okay, perhaps I exaggerated there--but only slightly. A mother’s breast milk is one of the world’s truly marvelous...

read more

Postpartum

Baby Blues vs. Postpartum Depression

Baby Blues vs. Postpartum Depression

The birthing process takes a physical and emotional toll on every mother, but it is the latter that many mothers are not prepared for. You see, after you give birth your hormone levels plummet,...

read more
Basic Fertility Testing

Basic Fertility Testing

When you begin to plan for pregnancy, one of the first things you will need to consider is fertility, so that you can optimize your chances of pregnancy. Some factors affecting your body’s fertility...

read more
Breastfeeding Unplugged

Breastfeeding Unplugged

According to the World Health Organization, breastfeeding is one of the most effective ways to ensure child health and survival.  WHO actively promotes breastfeeding as the best source of...

read more
Breast Milk Storage and Safety

Breast Milk Storage and Safety

One ounce of breast milk from a mother is more valuable than a brick of gold. Okay, perhaps I exaggerated there--but only slightly. A mother’s breast milk is one of the world’s truly marvelous...

read more

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Baby Blues vs. Postpartum Depression

Baby Blues vs. Postpartum Depression

The birthing process takes a physical and emotional toll on every mother, but it is the latter that many mothers are not prepared for. You see, after you give birth your hormone levels plummet,...

read more
Basic Fertility Testing

Basic Fertility Testing

When you begin to plan for pregnancy, one of the first things you will need to consider is fertility, so that you can optimize your chances of pregnancy. Some factors affecting your body’s fertility...

read more
Benefits of Kangaroo Care

Benefits of Kangaroo Care

Kangaroo Care is a term used to refer to the process of keeping your newborn as close to your body as possible while still in the stage of infancy. This process is typically done by swaddling or...

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Bonding With Your Newborn

Bonding With Your Newborn

One of the most common concerns new mothers have is how to properly establish a bond with their newborn. Though some parts of the bonding process may come naturally, other parts may not come so...

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Breastfeeding Unplugged

Breastfeeding Unplugged

According to the World Health Organization, breastfeeding is one of the most effective ways to ensure child health and survival.  WHO actively promotes breastfeeding as the best source of...

read more

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