Archive for 'Birth'
Posted on08. Oct, 2013 by APA President.
Many women know it’s important to take a daily prenatal multivitamin during pregnancy. But did you know that it’s just as important to keep doing so after you give birth, during breastfeeding? Your body has an increased need for nutrients during lactation. Eating well-balanced nutritional meals along with continuing to take your prenatal multivitamin after […]
Posted on04. Dec, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
When your child is in the NICU it can be a very emotional time for your family. It’s incredibly hard on your entire family both mentally and physically when your baby is born prematurely. The questions, the not knowing what’s in store, and the time spent in the hospital can take a toll on those […]
Posted on29. Oct, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
When delivery day comes, it’s always one of extreme excitement but there’s no doubt it’s also a hectic day as well. And whoever is to be joining mom during the birth, needs to be just as prepared to welcome the new little one into the world as mom is. To help with that, I’ve got […]
Posted on01. Oct, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
As if having a baby wasn’t enough, you’re not done, mama. There’s still the postpartum part of delivering your child that you need to be concerned with. If this is your first child then you may not be aware of what to fully expect once you bring your bundle of joy home. Fear not, though. […]
Posted on21. Sep, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Getting back to your shape after giving birth varies for all moms. Some of us bounce right back in a matter of weeks while others are still dieting a year later. Instead of making it a big production, tricking your body back to its pre-baby shape is a great way to go. You won’t have […]
Posted on19. Sep, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
This little room in your house can be a tremendous danger for your baby if you’re not careful. There are tons of little things that you probably never thought could be hazardous for your baby to get into once in the bathroom. But we figured out four of the best ways to babyproof your bathroom […]
Posted on05. Sep, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
As a new mother, you have enough on your plate as it is, never mind hearing she-said he-said advice from others. However, it’s important to point out some things that those closest to you may have overlooked while they were endlessly handing out baby advice when you were pregnant. Here are four things you might […]
Posted on15. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Recovering from a C-section isn’t like recovering from a vaginal delivery. There is a lot more caution to be had in your recovery and you’ll likely be in more discomfort for a little while longer than if you were to have delivered your baby vaginally. Recovery from any major event is always easier if you […]
Posted on13. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Delivering a baby is hard work, there’s no argument there. But you may be wondering how the healing happens in the days and weeks following your labor and delivery. Your body has a great healing process it goes through after labor and delivery but that doesn’t mean you won’t be sore from the ordeal. Here […]
Posted on01. Aug, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
It’s never any fun to see your baby crying and uncomfortable. And sometimes we don’t always understand exactly why they’re crying, rather we just assume there’s a simple fix to the noise and unhappiness. But that’s not always the case. Here are three reasons why our babies may be crying and what we can do […]