What’s in My Hospital Bag

A hospital bag is a pretty important component to your pre delivery planning. It will store all the components that you deem essential to your needs and comfort during and after the birth process. I have gone through delivery once before, and used nearly everything in my bag. Here is a list of my "must …

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Cord Blood: Bank, Delay, Donate or Discard?

There are so many factors to consider when creating a birth plan. You want to make sure that the doctors, nurses, midwives and support partners are all aware of your preferences and what you definitely do not want. Epidural or natural? Water birth or in a hospital bed? At home or in a birthing center? …

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Five Irritating Pregnancy Symptoms

Pregnancy is an amazing experience that many women are grateful and excited to experience. You're creating life, you're bringing this new gift into the world and you get to help them grow into an amazing person. Everyone knows the basic pregnancy symptoms and signs, and some of the common irritating ones like morning sickness, exhaustion …

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