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Q: Can I jog while I’m pregnant?

Answer: Doctors typically say that jogging is perfectly fine if you have a pregnancy without complications. It is always a good idea to consult...

Picky eaters are running my house. How can I get my kids to try more foods?

Picky eaters can turn any dinnertime into a disaster. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to pique your child's interest in...

Q: Should I take any vitamins or supplements while I’m pregnant?

Answer: The only vitamin you should take is a prenatal vitamin (with approval from your physician). These should be taken early and daily to...

Q: What milestones should I watch out for in my infant?

Answer: There are plenty of milestones that babies go through in their early months. Here are a few of the most important ones: 3 months...

Q: Why does pregnancy hurt my lower back?

Answer: Lower back pain is a common symptom associated with pregnancy. It can be caused by weight change and the way your center of...

Q: Can I enroll an infant in swimming classes?

Answer: Believe it or not, babies over the age of one are safe to begin swimming lessons. In fact, it may prevent a drowning...

Q: Will my breasts grow during pregnancy?

Answer: In most cases women do experience some breast growth. This can actually happen early on. For example, women report growth of about one...

Can I mix baby food with herbs and spices to make it taste better?

Sure! There are actually plenty of ways you can puree and mix baby food so that it is tasty. While most babies do not...

What should I pack in my hospital bag?

There are several things you should put in your hospital bag, including a ponytail holder, lip balm, a camera, maternity bras, comfortable underwear, socks...

Q: People love to touch my pregnant belly without permission. Is it wrong to be mad about this?

Answer: Not at all! It is incredibly (and strangely) common for pregnant women to experience people touching their belly without permission, and it is...