Give A Child With Disabilities the Support They Deserve

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Posted by Emily Graham on: 07/5/18 10:57 PM

The world can be a cruel place for a child with disabilities, whether mentally or physically. As their parent, it’s up to you to help them overcome these obstacles so they can have a quality education and a childhood as rich and enjoyable as any other. Here’s how to make that happen.

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Pregnancy Diet: What to Eat, and What to Avoid

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 05/7/18 10:14 PM

During your second and third trimesters, you will need to consume about 350 and 500 additional calories every day. Getting

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3 Exercises to help newborn baby with gas

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 04/25/18 9:31 PM

One of the most common reasons for newborns crying is because of gas that gets trapped in the abdomen causing uncomfortable cramping and bloating. 
There are a few exercises that you can do to assist your baby in moving the gas around so you and your newborn can enjoy spending your days together.

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Comforting a Gassy Newborn

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 04/20/18 8:22 PM

Has your newborn been extra fussy or inconsolable? If you’ve eliminated the obvious reasons for newborn fussiness (hunger, in need of fresh diaper, etc.), she may be having trouble passing gas. Here are some simple steps to help prevent gas in both bottle- and breastfed newborns.

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Navigating Flu Season While Pregnant

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 03/13/18 10:38 PM

The flu always spells trouble during the colder months of the year. This year, the flu has been notoriously vicious, with high numbers of hospitalizations, as reported in a recent New York Times article. As an expectant mother, how do you navigate flu season without holing up for the duration? 

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Exercising While Pregnant: The Do’s and Don’ts

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 03/6/18 9:16 PM

What exercises can you continue to do while pregnant? What exercises should you avoid? We’ve got our top and most important do’s and don’t’s for exercising while pregnant!

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Is It Postpartum Depression? The Baby Blues? What Is Wrong With Me?

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 01/17/18 10:25 PM

Postpartum depression typically starts two to three weeks after giving birth. It can last for 8-12 weeks. Here are some things to look for if you think you suffer from it.

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Baby Bottles – Glass? Plastic? Metal? What is the Deal?

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 01/12/18 6:44 PM

You will need bottles, whether you choose to breastfeed or not. Which ones should you use? There are a lot of different types and styles. First, you have to think about what type of bottle is right for you.

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Breastmilk VS Formula: It’s what’s best for you!

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 01/8/18 6:50 PM

After announcing your pregnancy, people will ask if you plan to breastfeed. And they’re opinionated on it. So this is

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Hand Sanitizer: The Good, Bad, and Ugly

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Posted by Pregnant Paula on: 12/29/17 11:16 PM

If you have ever had a baby or paid a visit to a newborn in the hospital you’re probably familiar with this scenario: you walk into the hospital room to meet the newest bundle of joy, arms outstretched, and before you know what’s happened you’ve been redirected to the hand sanitizer. Whether you’ve been on the giving or receiving end of this interaction, the question remains: is hand sanitizer a necessity, a danger, or possibly neither? Today we’d like to give you a taste of the type of topics and information provided in our popular newborn courses by diving into the good, bad, and ugly when it comes to hand sanitizer.

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