Category: Mommy

National Day of the Deployed: Our story

National Day of the Deployed: Our story

We're so happy to share this guest post with you today in honor of National Day of the Deployed. Stacy is a mom to four beautiful babies, twins Emilyn ...
Heat and pregnancy – what’s dangerous and how to cope

Heat and pregnancy – what’s dangerous and how to cope

If you live in the northeast, you know we’ve been experiencing a heat wave. Just going from my car to the front door of the office seems too far to wa ...
Sharing Mommy Moments for Mother’s Day

Sharing Mommy Moments for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is coming up this Sunday. Let’s take some time to share special moments and memories. What are some meaningful memories you have of yo ...
Join the blog-a-thon for NIIW

Join the blog-a-thon for NIIW

This week is National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), a time to talk about vaccines. Do you remember mumps? How about chicken pox? For so many chi ...
Postpartum depression – don’t suffer in silence

Postpartum depression – don’t suffer in silence

If you keep up with celebrity news, you may have read about model and TV series host Chrissy Teigen’s recent struggle with Postpartum Depression (PPD) ...
Update! New guidelines on how to prevent peanut allergies in your baby

Update! New guidelines on how to prevent peanut allergies in your baby

Peanut allergies have become a hot topic and for good reason. These allergies can be severe and lifelong. I remember when I was in school, before m ...
Vote for us in Healthline’s Best Health Blog Contest

Vote for us in Healthline’s Best Health Blog Contest

We're thrilled! News Moms Need has been nominated in Healthline's "Best Health Blog Contest." Now, we need your votes to win. Won't you take a mome ...
New baby = new mom fatigue

New baby = new mom fatigue

You’ve just given birth and brought your baby home - now you can relax right? Not really. Once you bring your new baby home, new parents (especiall ...
What you need to know AFTER your baby is born

What you need to know AFTER your baby is born

It takes at least 6-8 weeks for your body to recover from pregnancy. Here are some important things to know. Emotions You may experience a wide ...
FDA bans antibacterial soaps and body washes

FDA bans antibacterial soaps and body washes

Frequent and thorough hand washing is still the best way to ward off germs and to prevent the spread of infections. There is no need to buy antibacter ...