Tag: pregnancy

Painless Childbirth is Possible Do you want to know how you can have a Painless Childbirth? visit our site at http://joyinbirthing.com Research has shown that every year up to 45,000 women in United States experience a painless childbirth, and that is just research.

Babies on Twitter! Kickbee on Good Morning America - Prenatal Activity Monitor that Tweets when a baby kicks.

Pregnancy and Medical Procedures

How To Lose Your Pregnancy Weight This video gives some good tips on losing weight after pregnancy.

Who Should Consider Saving Their Baby's Cord Blood?

Cord Blood, A New Era in Medicine Bone marrow, peripheral blood and the umbilical cord blood constitute the three primary sources of stem cells. Umbilical cord blood, which until fairly recently, was discarded as medical waste, is a non-controversial and rich source of stem cells that are now being saved...

Five Things I Didn't Expect while Expecting

Pregnancy Weight   As I enter my 6th month of pregnancy, I’ve realized that there have been quite a few surprises. Some of them have come completely out of blue, others I had heard stories of or read about, but all of them have taken me by surprise in one way or...

Anthropology of the Due Date

So much mysticism and mythology surrounds the pregnancy due date.  Much of the mysticism is held by physicians who hold on to the old ways of determining when a pregnant woman will deliver. Believe me, most physicians would love a way to determine the due date so we could plan our...

The Ten Inch Rule: How Safe are Airbags During Pregnancy?

Airbags As you know, airbags can save lives in car crashes, but many of my pregnant patients are very concerned about the risks involved to their unborn child if an airbag is deployed in an accident. Their concerns are warranted in that motor vehicle accidents present a greater risk to a...