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Alternative Birth Options and Health Insurance Coverage

*This article was originally published on QuoteWizard and was written by Bryan Ochalla.   Although most women in the U.S. deliver babies in a hospital, that’s far from their only option these days. They don’t have to rely on doctors or obstetricians either. Doulas and midwives are increasingly common, as are birthing centers as well […]

The Scoop On Poop

  The Scoop On Poop Questions about baby poop come up a lot when it comes to parenting. Most new mother’s and father’s are concerned with what their baby poop color and consistency means. Your newborn’s bowel movements can provide vital clues when it comes to their health. Your child’s bathroom habits will change throughout […]

Breast Feeding Vs. Bottle-Feeding? Which Is Best?

Breast Feeding Vs. Bottle-Feeding? Which Is Best? One of the biggest questions in the minds of many mothers is whether to breastfeed or bottle-feed their babies. Sometimes back, this matter was one of the things that a newborn care specialist and Doulas would advise about. However, things have changed, and most mothers are left to […]

Beat the Heat for Babies and Pregnant Moms

Summer heat can be especially uncomfortable and dangerous for pregnant women and babies. However, there are some tips that can make it more bearable and safer. Beating the Heat During Your Pregnancy When you are pregnant, your body temperature is already slightly elevated, and you are more heat intolerant than normal. So, if possible, stay […]