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Natural Childbirth - Six Ways to Bring Your Child Into the World Without Drugs

Have you seen the documentary The Business of Being Born? It is an excellent movie produced by Ricki Lake that takes an honest look at home birthing vs. hospital birthing and examines why the rate of Cesarean sections (C-sections) continues to sharply increase in the US. Here are six ways to protect

19 Weeks Pregnant - 3D Ultrasound

This gallery contains pictures of 3D ultrasounds from all stages of pregnancy. You'll find many photos from various 3D shots.

Drospirenone and the Risk of Blood Clots

Drospirenone is a type of progestin found in combination birth control pills. There has been concern that pills containing drospirenone (like Yaz, Yasmin, Beyaz and Safyral) may put women at a greater risk for blood clots, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism than pills with a different type

When's The Best Time To Get Pregnant?

Having a baby for some women is as easy as deciding what to cook for dinner. However, it is also true that there are those who have problems getting pregnant. Is there a way for women to know how to get pregnant faster? When is the best time to get pregnant?

How Can You Improve Your Chances of Getting Pregnant?

The question, how can you improve your chances of getting pregnant, will be answered in this article. When you and your partner decide that you are ready to have a child it can be a very exciting time. Most people think that it is something that will happen right away and many will become discourage

Getting Pregnant With PCOS - Not a Problem!

You may think that getting pregnant with PCOS is a near impossible task. PCOS is found in almost 70% of women who have ovulation problems and infertility. Infertility always sounds so final, but it doesn't have to be!

Four Infertility Problems That Can Be Solved by Egg Donation

Infertility problems are quite common. There are a multitude of potential strategies to resolve them. Egg donation is not as widely publicized as many other strategies that couples/women can use to solve their infertility problems. Some women, in perfect health, all other aspects considered, just ma

How Pregnancy Affects Sleep

During pregnancy, women may experience problems when it comes to sleeping. As pregnancy progresses, sleeping becomes more difficult as a result of certain positions being uncomfortable.

How Long Should It Take To Get Pregnant?

If you are wondering how long should it take to get pregnant, then there is no definitive answer as it can vary from couple to couple. There are many factors which can influence the length of time it takes, including your ages, how healthy you are, the health of your reproductive organs and the freq

Am I Pregnant?3 Early Signs

A lot of questions will be raising through your head when you think you may be pregnant.Here are three early signs to look for.

Philosophy of Birth

I believe that childbirth is normal and natural, and can profoundly affect mother and baby.The experience of childbirth can empower mothers by making them feel strong, confident and respected.

Is It Safe to Use a Hot Tub During Pregnancy?

According to the American Pregnancy Association, hot tubs can "sometimes" be used during pregnancy. Standard hot tubs are heated to around 104 degrees Fahrenheit, a temperature they claim can damage fetal development. If you rely on your hot tub for pain and stress relief, it's recommended to switch