Archive for 'Pregnancy'
Posted on08. Jul, 2014 by APA President.
You Have Some Common Pregnancy Concerns But…With No Prenatal Section At The Retail Store and Conflicting Information On The Internet, What’s a Mama-To-Be To Do? Congratulations! You are expecting and this is an exciting time in your life. But, wow, it’s also really overwhelming! Not only are you contending with baby preparation, your body is […]
Posted on24. Apr, 2014 by Jillian Tekell.
I can just imagine it—calming waterfall music, the smell of soothing massage oil, warm towels… To be able to breathe deeply and simply relax….Mmm, yes there really is nothing like a good massage—just to be able to ease all the tension that builds up from the stress and busyness we experience in life. While massage […]
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 on14. Nov, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
For those of us who have pets, they are really like an extended and integral part of our family. We care for them like they were our own children and we want nothing more than for them to be happy and well-adjusted when the new baby arrives. While some pets will take to the newest […]
Posted on13. Nov, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Many women know that staying properly hydrated during pregnancy is crucial, and for a lot of reasons—supporting the expansion blood volume, renewal of amniotic fluid, breast milk production and flow, kidney and liver function, elimination of wastes, and even for healthy energy levels and avoiding fatigue. But the fact is that many pregnant women still […]
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 on10. Oct, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
We all want an easy and healthy pregnancy. And you should always follow the advice of your doctor as soon as you find out that you’re expecting to ensure the safest and healthiest pregnancy you can provide for yourself as well as your baby. Staying healthy throughout the full nine months isn’t always as easy […]
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 on09. Sep, 2012 by Danielle Buffardi.
Since we covered pregnancy apps for Android users in our last post, it’s only fair that we take care of the iPhone users as well. Pregnancy is such an exciting time and couple that with all the technology available to us today, the days of wondering about the how’s and why’s of our children in […]