Category: Mommy

Poison Prevention Week

Poison Prevention Week

The American Association of Poison Control Centers is observing National Poison Prevention Week, March 17 – March 23. We think it’s a great idea to he ...
Changing batteries in smoke detectors

Changing batteries in smoke detectors

I try to remember to change the batteries in my smoke detectors every time I change my clocks to or from daylight savings time. But this week I forgot ...
Thinking about another baby after premature birth

Thinking about another baby after premature birth

Your risk may be a little higher, but just because you've already had a premature baby, it doesn't mean your next baby will be born early. Your hea ...
Preeclampsia is not a thing of the past

Preeclampsia is not a thing of the past

Did you watch Downton Abbey? What a shocker! But did you know that losing a mother and/or baby to eclampsia resulting from preeclampsia still happens ...

Mom’s weight and baby’s health

Overweight and obesity during pregnancy can cause health problems for your baby. You know that it’s not great for your health, but it can affect your ...
Celebratory drinks… yum

Celebratory drinks… yum

The weather outside was frightful yesterday and the adults in the house decided to sip hot toddies, mulled cider or spiked eggnog while listening to h ...
Alcohol during pregnancy and FASDs

Alcohol during pregnancy and FASDs

September 9 is International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs) Awareness Day. Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can cause FASDs, which include ...
La ovulación

La ovulación

Did you know the March of Dimes offers Spanish language pregnancy videos too? ...
Bumbo seats recalled

Bumbo seats recalled

If you’ve been to a baby shower recently or visited a baby registry list, then you’ve probably seen the Bumbo infant seat. These baby seats, made of m ...