umbilical cord compression

Birth Injuries Resulting from Umbilical Cord Compression

Umbilical cord compression is a term used to describe a medical condition in which the umbilical cord gets flattened because of pressure. This results in serious health risks for the baby. The condition can be easily recognized, and quick treatment...

/ November 10, 2016
Birth injury risks

Risk of a Birth Injury Higher For Twins, Triplets and Multiples

The vast majority of multiple pregnancies result in happy, healthy babies. But the more babies a woman is carrying, the higher the risk of complications. Over the years, multiple births have been increasing. Typically, the rate of having twins is...

/ October 31, 2016
Sex during pregnancy

Sex During Pregnancy – Is it Safe Throughout My Entire Pregnancy?

In order to get pregnant, you have sex. But what about after you get pregnant, is sex still safe? Some women have a increased interest in sex during their pregnancy, while others feel like it’s the last thing on their...

/ October 24, 2016
Sleep while pregnant

How to Sleep When Pregnant – Part 2

Here are the remaining tips on how to get a good nights sleep while pregnant… In our first article, How to Sleep When Pregnant – Sleep Solutions, we focused on the first 6 reasons sleep may be eluding you and...

/ October 20, 2016
Sleeping when pregnant

How to Sleep When Pregnant – Sleep Solutions

Whether it’s difficulty with getting comfortable or insomnia, trying to get a good nights rest before your baby arrives can be challenging. It is a fact of life that you will not get a good nights rest for a while...

/ October 18, 2016
Stress with crying baby

Easing the Stress of Caring for a Crying Infant

Caring for your crying baby when he is difficult to sooth can be overwhelming. Here are some ways you can give yourself a break and ease your stress. Caring for a newborn baby means sleepless nights, changing dirty diapers, and...

/ October 13, 2016