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  • Breast is best for our Children (so far...)  By : Sam Brookes
    Today I read about a recent study into infant formula. The results implied quite strongly that formula fortified with essential fatty acids (in this case DHA) improved the cognitive brain development of the baby. This is yet another piece of evidence to support the far reaching benefits of essential fatty acids for the brain, from infant through to the elderly.
  • Insufficient Vitamin D levels in pregnant women  By : Sam Brookes
    We are constantly learning about pregnancy and making lifestyle decisions based on those learnings. Recently attentions have turned to Vitamin D and the suggestion that mothers-to-be, even including those supplementing, might not be getting enough of this important vitamin – crucial for the development of the baby's bones and the health of the mother's.
  • How To Get Pregnant  By : Lisa Charles
    How To Get Pregnant After 40. Many more women today are trying to get pregnant after 40, not just movie starrs. It is very possible today without using drugs ot invasive procedures. Not everything is a one size fits all but it's certainly worth a try looking into alternative opinions on how to help your self get pregnant buy using everything that is available today with the knowledge that we now have of alternative and natural treatments.
  • Surrogacy - A Gift of Modern Science  By : James K. Johnson
    Surrogacy is a gift of modern science which has given infertile couples the opportunity to enjoy the fundamental right of parenting children. Although the process involves a huge expenditure and lot of legal hassles, it brings smile in many childless families.
  • What’s a pregnant woman to do?  By : nitin.
    Pregnancy is not without its side effects. During pregnancy your body will undergo many hormonal changes. These hormone fluctuations can result in a variety of unpleasant symptoms including: nausea, fatigue, bloating and fluid retention and mood swings.
  • IVF Procedure - The Basics One Needs to Know  By : James K. Johnson
    In vitro fertilisation (IVF) is a major treatment in infertility in which egg cells are fertilised by sperms outside the womb by artificial means and resultant embryo is then put into the womb for further maturation. Although the procedure is complicated and expensive, it can help one to achieve the state of pregnancy and be blessed with a child.
  • Pregnancy and Natural Childbirth Options  By : Mary Olsen
    Decisions about pregnancy and childbirth are very important to make. Be informed of all the options before making these decisions.
  • IVF Clinics - How to Choose a Good One  By : James K. Johnson
    Increase in infertility among couples has led to mushrooming of IVF clinics all over the world claiming high class facilities and sure shot results. But one must be ensure the quality of various facilities including the team of doctors before choosing the right clinic for IVF.
  • Stretch Marks: Prevention And Treatment During Pregnancy  By : nandita sarkar
    More than half of all pregnant women will develop stretch marks during their pregnancy. Otherwise known as striae gravidarum, stretch marks look like streaks on the surface of the skin, and may be vary in color depending on your natural skin color. Most lighter skinned women develop pinkish stretch marks, whereas darker skinned women tend to have stretch marks that are lighter than the surrounding skin.
  • Common Pregnancy Problems  By : jsolutions016
    All pregnant women will agree that the first few months of pregnancy are unpleasant, to say the least. You may experience morning sickness, swelling in the legs and ankles, abdominal pains and cramps, heartburn, constipation, fatigue, bladder problems, and a myriad of problems in between. The goal of this article is to help you deal with these issues and feel better.
  • Surrogacy Overseas - A Boon for Medical Tourism  By : James K. Johnson
    Surrogacy in developed countries is highly expensive and involves lot of legal hassles. Developing countries like India welcome couples from worldwide who are struggling with infertility problems. Medical tourism firms assist in knowing and understanding every facet on the entire procedure of surrogacy overseas.
  • Find out How Hypnosis Can Reduce Labor Pain  By : kelly15501
    Congratulations! You are to become a mother. It is the most wonderful feeling in the world, but with it comes the fear of labor.
  • Conceiving a Baby Girl  By : SamanthaAdams
    As many parents may already know, it can be difficult conceiving a girl. By nature, you are less likely to give birth to a female child than you are a male and so, trying different methods to help increase the chances of conceiving a girl can be very popular. Some of the methods are simply urban legends and there is no scientific reason why they should work, however, many women will swear by them. The best methods to look into when conceiving a girl are ones which work on the basis of timing.
  • Conceive a Boy Naturally  By : SamanthaAdams
    There are several natural ways that couples can conceive a boy without the need of using medical procedures. In this article we offer some information that could prove useful for any couple who want to find ways of conceiving a boy naturally.
  • How to Conceive a Boy - Diet Can Play a Part  By : SamanthaAdams
    There is nothing at all wrong with a couple wanting to have a baby boy rather than a girl. For these couples they may feel some guilt for wanting this but it is perfectly normal. Luckily for such couples there are certain things that can be done that don't need them to rely on medical intervention to achieve their dreams and to help when it comes to how to conceive a boy.
  • How to Conceive a Boy - Advice to Help You Beat the Gender Lottery  By : SamanthaAdams
    Childbirth is always a miracle and a gift, regardless of the gender of the baby. However, there is nothing wrong with wanting to have a boy rather than a girl. Some expecting parents may feel guilty that they have a preference, but this is actually a very common feeling. While there are some methods that are believed to help conceive a boy, other than artificial insemination, there is really no way to ensure a male child.
  • How to Conceive a Boy - 5 Foolproof Tips  By : SamanthaAdams
    More and more couples are aiming to conceive a boy rather than a girl and will use various methods to help increase their chances. One such method which is constantly being used and which seems to be proving successful is the Shettles Method.
  • Surrogacy India - A Much Better Option  By : James K. Johnson
    India is emerging as a leader in international surrogacy and a major destination in surrogacy related medical tourism. Surrogacy charges in India are approximately a fraction of what these are in the developed countries and the legal environment is favourable.
  • When You’re Ready and It Doesn’t Happen:  By : Toni Bostrom
    Oftentimes, when we try the hardest to have a baby it doesn't happen, so you might as well pause and take note of some necessary fertility help and facts that may just be what you need to finally conceive.
  • Princess Diana Murder: Was She Killed Because She Was Pregnant?  By : J - Solutions
    Over and over again the establishment have gone to great lengths to assure the public that Princess Diana was not pregnant with Dodi Fayed's child at the time of her death. It has to be right because they said so and anyway it was widely stated as such in the press and on TV. And we all know how so very accurate information from the TV is not so? (I'm being sarcastic in case you haven't caught on).
  • Infertility in Men – Infertility Finances  By : Kevin Phillips
    When we were small children, we constantly wanted to be fire-fighters, doctors, police, and the many things which pass through our minds, and the majority of us dreamed that we are likely to get married and have kids and then live happily ever after.
  • Infertility in Women – Infertility Remedy  By : Kevin Phillips
    Both men and women may have issues with infertility caused by a number of reasons. However, it is extremely central for both sexes to receive treatment for this issue.
  • There are about half or more heavy with child women develop stretch marks in the course of their pregnancy.  By : Brian Hayward-Hughes
    They appear similar to streaks on the skin and can differ in color. They in reality depend on the skin color of women, if you have lighter skin, then you will develop pinkish stretch marks. If you own darker skin, then you will have lighter stretch marks.
  • Women and Stress Management  By : James Pendergraft
    Women are known to be more susceptible to stress than men. This is because more is expected of women, especially married working moms. These expectations are usually focused on how they handle the household, the kids, and their job.
  • The Important Role of Soy in Menopause  By : James Pendergraft
    Soy and products made from it are considered to be very effective in alleviating most of the symptoms of menopause. This is because of its high concentration of phytoestrogens. These phytoestrogens are compounds derived from plants that contain estrogenic activity, thus having great effects on addressing menopausal symptoms.
  • Stress and Women’s Health  By : James Pendergraft
    Stress is one of the most inevitable things in life. At one time or another, women go through stress because of a variety of reasons. This could include work, life at home, and relationships. The bad thing about stress is that they are believed to cause changes in the brain that are chemical in nature, greatly affecting your health.
  • Menopause: Understanding the Facts  By : James Pendergraft
    Menopause, like puberty, is an inevitable part of a woman’s life. It is the end of the menstruation period, which in turn signals a great deal of changes. In the middle part of your thirties, there are changes that will happen to your ovaries. These changes include fluctuations in progesterone and estrogen levels. These hormones are very important to have normal menstrual cycles and successful pregnancies. Estrogen works at keeping a woman’s bones healthy.
  • Managing Hysterectomy  By : James Pendergraft
    Hysterectomy is a surgical procedure performed in a hospital. Because of this, you will need to be absent from your work and be away from home for a period of time. The length of your stay in the hospital and your recuperation period at home will be dependent on the type of hysterectomy and recovery time.
  • Is Stress in a Woman’s Nature?  By : James Pendergraft
    Women, by nature, are more susceptible to becoming stressed. This is because of the many hormonal changes that they go through during their whole lifetime. The fluctuation of the hormonal levels of women consistently occurs during puberty, the menstrual period, gestation or pregnancy, and during menopause. This fluctuation of hormones is known to cause stress.
  • How to Avoid the Holiday Stress for Women  By : James Pendergraft
    Most of the time, it is the women who experience too much stress when the holidays are approaching. This is because they are the ones who are usually responsible for shopping, decorating, cooking, planning seasonal events, getting gifts, and sending greeting cards. This happens because women tend to stretch themselves too thin and try to do everything, even if there is not enough time.

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