Safety & Risk Factors

Lithium, Mercury, and Varicella – oh my! There are so many new, unknown risk factors for a pregnant woman to understand. Below, you will find articles to help you learn more about any precautions to take to ensure you a happy and healthy pregnancy.

Safety & Risk Factors - Pregnancy
You Could Have a UTI During Pregnancy and Not Even Know It

Maybe nature likes to play strange tricks on us, but for some reason, it's pretty common ...
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An Unlikely Medication For Morning Sickness: Marijuana

Morning sickness -- all day and night and in between sickness, really is the worst. ...
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How To Quit Smoking When You’re Pregnant

While working as an OB nurse, I frequently encountered patients who were pregnant and ...
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Home Birth May Be Safer Than You Realize, If You Have This One Thing

There seem to be two camps when it comes to home birth: Those who accept the ...
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6 Safe Beauty Treatments During Pregnancy (and 5 to avoid!)

  You can trust a medical professional, but if your gut tells you to avoid ...
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Bed Rest During Pregnancy

Everyone needs a lazy day once in a while to hang out in bed and do nothing. But when ...
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