It’s All a Part of the Plan: Creating Your Personal Birth Plan

You wouldn’t dream of taking a trip or preparing for a big event without a plan. Why should giving birth be any different? Many expectant mothers aren’t familiar with the concept of a birth plan, but having one will put you in the driver’s seat and allow you to have your baby on your terms.…

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Common Drugs and Pregnancy

Most over-the-counter medications and drugs prescribed by your doctor are safe for you to use during pregnancy. However, it’s a good idea to do a little research to determine which drugs you should avoid as potentially harmful to your developing baby. You might be surprised by the risks some common medications can pose. For example,…

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Pure Water, Healthy Baby

Many Americans feel confident and safe about drinking water directly from their kitchen taps. Surprisingly, however, an estimated 7 million people in the US become sick every year because of bacteria in their drinking water. While this is probably news to most people, it is especially important for you to take note of if you…

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Pregnancy for Husbands: How to Support your Partner

If your wife or partner is pregnant, congratulations! You’re in for the ride of your life, also known as “parenthood.” But you shouldn’t wait until delivery day to take action. There are things you can (and should) do throughout your wife’s pregnancy to both show your support and ensure that she and the baby stay…

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