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Etiquette & superstition: eclipses, part two


It’s been a while since we talked about eclipses here, and I know I didn’t cover everything then. If I don’t get everything in this time, maybe I’ll try again in 2024. 303 more words

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WELLNESS WEDNESDAY: PRETERM BIRTH RISK MAY INCREASE WITH INSOMNIA & SLEEP APNEA

via BlckDoctor:

Sleep disorders during pregnancy may increase the risk of preterm birth, a new study finds.

The California research looked at 2,265 pregnant women who were diagnosed with a sleep disorder, such as insomnia or sleep apnea. 106 more words

Family Health

Thrush While Breast Feeding.


I have aleays wondered what the white patch in a baby’s tongue or mouth, how it happens and how to get rid of it.

The very first time i saw it, i tried putting my self in the baby’s shoes and how uncomfortable he or she might be so i’m really glad that i came across this article that explained it to me and hope you find it useful too. 1,042 more words

Extreme heat linked to climate change may adversely affect pregnancy — Watts Up With That?

From Eurekalert Public Release: 8-Aug-2017 George Washington University WASHINGTON, DC (Aug. 8, 2017) — Pregnant women are an important but thus far largely overlooked group vulnerable to the effects of extreme heat linked to climate change, according to new research by Sabrina McCormick, PhD, an Associate Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health at Milken Institute […]

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Climate Matters

Setting Up Your Baby's Room.

The main parts of the nursery can be grouped as follows: furniture, bedding, and accessories. Of the three, the furniture will be the largest, most expensive pieces. 773 more words

No bra or half a dozen doughnuts?

As my pregnancy progresses I have formed into what can only be described as a toddler. My main priorities are: napping and food. I’m already thinking about what I am having for dinner as I’m cutting my cheese sandwich in half and yawning. 93 more words

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