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  • Prepare Siblings for a New Baby

    5 Tips to Prepare Siblings for a New Baby
    The arrival of a new baby means lots of changes for a family. Between visits to the doctor to last-minute finishing touches to the nursery, there’s certainly a lot to focus on before it’s time to go to the hospital....Full Post
  • 3 Indispensible People You Need After You Bring Home Baby

    You’ve just had the most amazing birthing experience – good food, a comfortable private room, and the softest pillows you’ve ever laid your head on. It's finally time to bring baby home and you couldn’t be more excited.

    Then you’re home. The visitors taper...Full Post
  • 5 Things People Forget To Pack For A Maternity Stay

    Packing your hospital bag is a huge milestone during pregnancy, marking one of the last hurdles in the race to the big day. Even if you are not planning a hospital birth, you may need to go unexpectedly, so experts recommend having everything packed up by your...Full Post
  • Don’t Be This Baby Shower Gifter!

    Walking into a big-box baby store can be daunting. With aisles packed to the brim with different odds and ends, where do you start? Whether you’re a guest at a baby shower or a new parent putting together a registry, finding the perfect item takes a lot of...Full Post
  • 3 Tips To Make Bringing Home A New Baby Easier

    After bringing home your new baby, things are going to be different. Whether this is baby number one or baby number four, there are three things you can do now to make life a lot easier later.

    Choose the Right Car Seat
    Car seats are a long-term investment...Full Post
  • Where Was This in My Birth Plan? What to Expect for the First 24 Hours After...

    As your due date draws near, you're probably read and heard about the birthing experience. You may even have written your own plan to share with the hospital. Chances are, though, that plan doesn’t extend past the birth. Here’s what to expect from your hospital...Full Post
  • Baby Gender Reveals: 8 Ways That Deliver

    Whether it’s your first child or your third, one of the most unforgettable moments for expectant parents and their loved ones is finding out the sex of the baby. Though many usually learn the sex of their baby at the doctor’s office, some are choosing more...Full Post
  • Using Technology to Keep Your Baby Healthy and Safe

    This year’s new technology breakthroughs are making for happy parents everywhere. These inventions – many born out of frustration by exhausted parents struggling with everyday challenges – lend a hand and provide peace-of-mind.

    Smart Bands: Similar to a...Full Post
  • A Guide to Your Baby’s First Pediatric Visit

    By the time your baby’s two-week check-up comes around, you will likely already have a relationship with your child’s pediatrician, since you will want to choose a pediatrician well before your baby is born. The pediatrician will also see your baby in the h...Full Post
  • Focus on Heart Health: Preventing Heart Disease in Your 20s

    It’s never too soon to start thinking about your heart health. Heart disease is a major cause of death in the U.S., particularly among women. Women’s health advocates caution that heart disease kills more women than cancer, although proper heart care is important...Full Post