My Preconception

So, you've decided to start a family. Congratulations! You’re about to embark on an exciting journey. Here, you can find information on how to prepare for pregnancy, ways to boost your odds at conception, tools to track your fertility, explanations of terms and procedures, along with answers to your questions about alternative therapies, gender selection, adoption, and surrogacy.
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Pre-Pregnancy Vaccinations

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Are You Prepared For a Cord Prolapse?

When my OB told me that I had a pregnancy condition known as polyhydramnios, I really didn’t know what to think of it.  Sure, it means my ...
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The Pre-Baby Bucket List: 20 Things to Do Before You Get Pregnant!

Starting a family is an exciting prospect, and definitely something we can be eager to just start already! But before the stork arrives, it’s ...
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5 Reasons It Rocks to be Over-the-Hill and Pregnant

They say forty is the new twenty, and with the rise of women waiting until later in life to marry or have children, it must be true. Aside from ...
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Meditation for Conception

Making the decision to have a child is an exciting and promising time in one’s life. While the process happens very quickly for some, it can ...
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Planning for Childcare, Before Conception!

Recently, I was at a birthday party where I met a new mother. She was expressing her disappointment in her in-laws and parents for leaving her ...
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How Having a Baby Will Change You

If you are thinking about adding a little one to your family, actively trying to conceive, or pregnant, there is a good chance that you’ve ...
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