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The Stir By CafeMom: Pregnancy

Pregnant Chicken

  • Remedies for After Birth “Exit” Care
    A few of you have asked me to put a list together of tips on how to care for the good china after giving...The post Remedies for After Birth “Exit” Care appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 4 days ago, 19 May 19, 10:23pm -
  • Postpartum Bleeding and Blood Clots (Fun or what?!)
    The post Postpartum Bleeding and Blood Clots (Fun or what?!) appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 15 days ago, 9 May 19, 4:46pm -
  • 28 of the Best STEM Toys for Babies
    If you’ve been a member of our planet within the past few years, you’ve probably heard the acronym “STEM” and probably pretended to know...The post 28 of the Best STEM Toys for Babies appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 17 days ago, 7 May 19, 11:13am -
  • Roadblocks and Support for Weight Management
    The post Roadblocks and Support for Weight Management appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 18 days ago, 6 May 19, 3:14pm -
  • Tug and Pull – Finding Balance in Motherhood
    As women, we feel so conflicted throughout our lives. It begins with who will be our best friend, and transitions to which college we...The post Tug and Pull – Finding Balance in Motherhood appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 21 days ago, 3 May 19, 5:07pm -
  • Best Mother’s Day Gifts for an Expectant Mom
    Last updated April 2019 With Mother’s Day fast approaching, I thought I would put together some great gift ideas for a pregnant woman. If...The post Best Mother’s Day Gifts for an Expectant Mom appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 25 days ago, 28 Apr 19, 8:45pm -
  • Britax Marathon ClickTight Convertible Car Seat Review
    There are a ton of incredible car seats out there on the market, so companies are constantly being pushed to find ways to stand...The post Britax Marathon ClickTight Convertible Car Seat Review appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 27 days ago, 27 Apr 19, 1:36pm -
  • Sharing A Due Date With The Newest Royal Could Pay Off
    Calling all spring babies! If your due date happens to fall in late-April or early May, you could win $10,000. There’s just one tiny...The post Sharing A Due Date With The Newest Royal Could Pay Off appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 29 days ago, 25 Apr 19, 6:19pm -
  • This Baby Gift Idea Will Blow Their Future Minds
    Hold on to your butts. I’m about pass along a pretty incredible baby gift idea. This gift? It’s affordable. It’s clever. It’s sweet and...The post This Baby Gift Idea Will Blow Their Future Minds appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 30 days ago, 24 Apr 19, 6:29pm -
  • The Ultimate Hospital Bag Packing Checklist
    Last updated April 2019 I remember being about 32 weeks pregnant and all the conversation at work switched from, “How ya feeling?” to “Is...The post The Ultimate Hospital Bag Packing Checklist appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 32 days ago, 21 Apr 19, 8:14pm -

Pregnant Fashionista

  • Christmas Sales Are Up Already
    It’s never too early to shop post-christmas sales…even, as it turns out, a couple days before Christmas. See below for my..The post Christmas Sales Are Up Already appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 23 Dec 14, 12:49pm -
  • PF’s Eclectic, But Quality List Of Cyber Monday Sales
    This list is for moms-to-be, new moms, not-so-new moms, and just about anyone who loves a really good, sitewide discount...The post PF’s Eclectic, But Quality List Of Cyber Monday Sales appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 1 Dec 14, 2:08am -
  • Black Friday’s Here! And The Maternity-Friendly Sales Begin
    It’s here–every devoted shopper’s favorite weekend of the year. Here is the beginning of the maternity-friendly sales already up and..The post Black Friday’s Here! And The Maternity-Friendly Sales Begin appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista…
    - 27 Nov 14, 2:08am -
  • Black Friday Starts Early With 20% Off Sitewide At Figure 8 Maternity
    Black Friday is arriving one week early here at PF, as Figure 8 Maternity has extended a sitewide discount code..The post Black Friday Starts Early With 20% Off Sitewide At Figure 8 Maternity appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 21 Nov 14, 5:55pm -
  • Nurse In Festive Style This Holiday Season
      Do you need a festive nursing dress to get you through the holidays? Of course you do! If you’re going..The post Nurse In Festive Style This Holiday Season appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 19 Nov 14, 10:07pm -
  • Shop Those Hard-To-Find Maternity Lines At 15% Off For The Next 24 Hours
    Queen Bee Maternity, everyone’s favorite Australian maternity boutique, is offering 15% off sitewide for the next 24 hours. Use promo..The post Shop Those Hard-To-Find Maternity Lines At 15% Off For The Next 24 Hours appeared first on Pregnant Fas…
    - 18 Nov 14, 2:22am -
  • A New Maternity Line Out Of NYC, Elegant And On-Trend
    My absolute favorite part of this job is writing about brand spanking new maternity lines entering the market. I love..The post A New Maternity Line Out Of NYC, Elegant And On-Trend appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 14 Nov 14, 6:58pm -
  • J Brand’s Friends & Family Sale Starts Today
    The November friends & family sales really start to kick off this coming week, with J Brand launching its 20%..The post J Brand’s Friends & Family Sale Starts Today appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 10 Nov 14, 7:43pm -
  • That Perfect MA Sweater Is Back In Stock
    That absolutely perfect black cashmere Maternal America Sweater I discovered and raved about a few weeks ago which sold out..The post That Perfect MA Sweater Is Back In Stock appeared first on Pregnant Fashionista.
    - 5 Nov 14, 1:50pm -
  • At The Giggle Friends & Family Sale, 20% Off All That Gear…And Ingrid & Isabel
    Giggle’s Friends & Family sale is always an opportunity to get that coveted Orbit car seat, Bugaboo stroller, bloom high chair or..The post At The Giggle Friends & Family Sale, 20% Off All That Gear…And Ingrid & Isabel appeared first on Pregna…
    - 3 Nov 14, 5:36pm -

Pregnancy (via babble)

WebMD (Health and Pregnancy)

  • U.S. Birth Rate Lowest in 32 Years
    The fertility rate in 2018 was 1.7 births per woman, a 2% decline from 2017. That rate means the current generation isn't producing enough children to replace itself, the AP reported.
    - 8 days ago, 16 May 19, 6:04pm -
  • Valium, Xanax Could Raise Miscarriage Risk
    When taken in early pregnancy, the anti-anxiety drugs called benzodiazepins raise the risk for a miscarriage in the first trimester by 11%, according to new research.
    - 9 days ago, 15 May 19, 7:14pm -
  • CDC: Many Maternal Deaths Months After Delivery
    About 700 pregnancy-related deaths occur in the United States each year, and 3 out of 5 are preventable, data show.
    - 16 days ago, 7 May 19, 8:47pm -
  • Pre-Pregnancy Weight Matters Most For Complications
    The takeaway from the study is that it may be more important to be at a healthy weight before getting pregnant, one expert said.
    - 17 days ago, 7 May 19, 7:20pm -
  • More Pregnant Women Vaping, Study Says
    The research showed that the rate of e-cigarette use was higher for pregnant women (3.6%) than those who weren't pregnant (3.3%).
    - 24 days ago, 29 Apr 19, 7:36pm -
  • Too Many U.S. Women Still Drinking in Pregnancy
    The study found that, far from decreasing, the rate of drinking and binge drinking in pregnancy actually rose slightly from levels reported in 2011-2013.
    - 28 days ago, 25 Apr 19, 8:45pm -
  • Zero Screen Time for Babies, WHO Says
    Video chats should be the only screen time allowed for children younger than 18 months, according to the AAP.
    - 29 days ago, 25 Apr 19, 4:34pm -
  • Employers May Stymie Advancement of Pregnant Women
    The different treatment of expectant women and men -- known as the "motherhood penalty" and the "fatherhood premium" -- has been documented in previous studies, but the researchers said this is the first one to show that women who feel unwelcome the…
    - 30 days ago, 23 Apr 19, 8:35pm -
  • Study: Avoid Using Herbal Products in Pregnancy
    Most studies on herbal product use during pregnancy are not large enough, or well-designed enough, to offer good evidence about their link to pregnancy complications, researchers said.
    - 44 days ago, 10 Apr 19, 6:40pm -
  • Study: C-Section Does Carry Added Risks
    Researchers said that cesarean deliveries appear to cause an overall 80% increased risk of severe maternal complications when compared with vaginal delivery.
    - 52 days ago, 1 Apr 19, 10:37pm -