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Do you have questions? Ask us

Do you have questions? Ask us

Have a question about becoming pregnant? Do you want to learn more about what to expect during your pregnancy? Is your baby in the NICU? Let us help. ...
Heading on a vacation? If you’re pregnant, check our list first

Heading on a vacation? If you’re pregnant, check our list first

Summer is here, which is a busy time for fun in the sun. If you’re like me, your summer schedule is filled up. I'm heading out on a vacation in a coup ...
Are phthalates in your food?

Are phthalates in your food?

Plastic is a man-made substance that is used to make many products like bottles, toys and furniture. One group of chemicals used in the plastic-making ...
Diagnosed with Zika? Help is available

Diagnosed with Zika? Help is available

Have you or your partner been diagnosed with Zika virus? Did you receive a positive Zika test while pregnant? Do you have a baby with Zika? If you ans ...
Pregnant in the heat – can I get some sleep?

Pregnant in the heat – can I get some sleep?

As your belly is getting bigger, and the temperatures get hotter, your hours of sleep may be getting smaller. Lack of sleep is a common complaint we h ...
Fertility myths – we’ve got the facts

Fertility myths – we’ve got the facts

We’ve heard of many different theories about fertility and becoming pregnant through AskUs. We’ve rounded up some of the ones we hear most often to he ...
Q and A for CMV

Q and A for CMV

You may have heard of CMV because it’s the most common virus passed from mothers to babies during pregnancy. Cytomegalovirus, also called CMV, is a ...
Preeclampsia:  Impact on mom and baby

Preeclampsia: Impact on mom and baby

May was Preeclampsia Awareness Month. We blogged about the signs, symptoms and causes of preeclampsia and how it may lead to premature birth. We also ...
What’s one often forgotten, but very important, “must do” during pregnancy?

What’s one often forgotten, but very important, “must do” during pregnancy?

There are so many "do’s and don’ts" during pregnancy that it’s sometimes hard to keep track of them all. But one important “do” that sometimes gets ov ...
Too much? Too little? Or just right?

Too much? Too little? Or just right?

Weight gain seems to always be one of the topics of conversation for pregnant women. "How much should I gain?" "How do I stay healthy?" Turns out, how ...