Archive for 'Labor & Delivery'
Posted on15. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Prenatal care is ultra-important for expecting moms and even more so for your developing baby. But not every mother-to-be knows how to receive top-notch care while expecting. Here are three ways in which you can guarantee you and your growing family receive excellent maternity and prenatal care. Know Your Rights Oh, yes – you have […]
Posted on03. Feb, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
If you’re on the fence about whether or not to give birth naturally, here are some helpful benefits to both mom and baby if you deliver vaginally. Benefits for baby: Babies come when they’re ready We’re not talking about being induced here, if you just let nature take its course, then your baby […]
Posted on20. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Delivering a baby is no easy task. True that it’s a very natural thing and can usually be done without major complications, but that doesn’t trivialize the act of labor by any means. Finding comfort, strength, and determination while you’re going through labor and delivery is a crucial and vital role for both mother and baby. Read […]
Posted on13. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
If your wish is to give birth naturally at home or in a birthing center, then finding ways to ease the discomfort of labor is exactly what you need. Even if you’re thinking of a hospital birth but would like the least amount of intervention possible – these birth positions can benefit you tremendously while […]
Posted on10. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Choosing a doctor that you’re going to entrust the welfare of your child to for many years to come isn’t an easy decision. In fact, it’s a rather monumental one. Granted, you are absolutely free to change doctors as you see fit, but it’s best if you can find one that you’re able to establish […]
Posted on08. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Pregnancy should be a joyous time for you and your partner, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be thinking about how you want your labor to go while you’re enjoying being pregnant. While having a birth plan is important and can help to bring you to a peaceful state about how you’d like your labor […]
Posted on01. Jan, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Your baby is almost here, but first you have to get through the final month of pregnancy. Your baby will be putting on some weight this last month and you’ll be feeling it. Therefore it’s best to take this last month easier than you have been and put the final touches on getting ready for […]
Posted on24. Dec, 2011 by Danielle Buffardi.
With a newborn baby on the way (or already here), that’s enough to shake up any family. But do you really need all the hoopla that goes along with a new baby? The short answer is – no, you definitely don’t. Some of the things you’ll never use while others your baby may not even […]
Posted on19. Dec, 2011 by Danielle Buffardi.
If your plan is to travel with your baby this holiday season, then you’re probably hoping to make things go as smooth as possible. Even if you’re just planning a road trip, traveling with kids is tedious. Here are some tips to help take the anxiety out of holiday traveling. Plan Early Seriously […]
Posted on03. Dec, 2011 by Danielle Buffardi.
Most moms will tell you that labor is hard, and it is. It’s true that some of us have a higher tolerance for pain than others and thus can handle the pains of labor better than others. That doesn’t mean it isn’t laborious, however. It is, don’t be fooled. The good news is that if […]