Fertility Awareness: Natural Family Planning (NFP) - American Pregnancy Association
Uterine rupture is rarer than previously thought
delayed cord clamping- this is fascinating! Glad I learned about this before having children.
The Inversion We want room for baby to settle head-down in the uterus. The goal of repeating the forward-leaning inversion every day is to release the utero-sacral ligament and give baby the extra room.
Pregnancy Weight Gain Tracker. Very helpful! Where Does the Extra Weight Go During Pregnancy? Baby: 8 pounds Placenta: 2-3 pounds Amniotic fluid: 2-3 pounds Breast tissue: 2-3 pounds Blood supply: 4 pounds Stored fat for delivery and breastfeeding: 5-9 pounds Larger uterus: 2-5 pounds Total: 25-35 pounds
The Alpha Parent: Timeline of Postpartum Recovery
DETERMINATION OF AGE IN EXTRA UTERINE LIFE #DETERMINATION OF AGE IN EXTRA UTERINE LIFE
Carrying a baby to 42 weeks and beyond has become such a big deal in our culture. In a healthy pregnancy, carrying the baby longer is a good sign and results in a baby that sucks well and is ready…