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Pregnant Chicken

  • fresh11 Weird Facts About Babies
    I’m going to throw something out there that might be unpopular, but I’m of the firm belief that babies are weird AF. This doesn’t...The post 11 Weird Facts About Babies appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 21 hours ago, 22 Mar 19, 2:27pm -
  • The 5 Best (Free) Photo Sharing Sites for Baby Pictures
    Whether concerns about privacy or consideration of other peoples’ social media feeds have prevented you from posting photos and videos of the world’s cutest...The post The 5 Best (Free) Photo Sharing Sites for Baby Pictures appeared first on Pre…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Mar 19, 1:27pm -
  • Breastfeeding with Huge Boobs: What it’s Really Like
    Before my first son was born, I was determined to prepare myself as best as I could for breastfeeding. I poured over the pamphlet...The post Breastfeeding with Huge Boobs: What it’s Really Like appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 9 days ago, 14 Mar 19, 12:17pm -
  • How Painful is Childbirth? Women share the good, the bad, and the downright hilarious
    Wondering how painful childbirth will be is totally normal. Answering the question of just how painful though is a little less straightforward. Recently, we posed this...The post How Painful is Childbirth? Women share the good, the bad, and the do…
    - 12 days ago, 11 Mar 19, 5:44pm -
  • A New Mom’s Poem About Her Sleeping Husband is Pretty Relatable
    You love your partner. You really do. But when your baby wakes up for the umpteenth million time and they don’t even bat an...The post A New Mom’s Poem About Her Sleeping Husband is Pretty Relatable appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 12 days ago, 11 Mar 19, 12:33am -
  • How to Conceive a Boy or a Girl
    It’s a scientifically (un)proven fact that the first question you’ll be asked after announcing that you’re pregnant is, “Are you hoping for a boy or...The post How to Conceive a Boy or a Girl appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 20 days ago, 3 Mar 19, 2:18pm -
  • Minimalist Living: Raising Kids in a Small Space
    Like many couples, when we decided to start a family we wondered how long we could stay in our one bedroom apartment. We know we...The post Minimalist Living: Raising Kids in a Small Space appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 22 days ago, 1 Mar 19, 7:33pm -
  • 30 Best Easter Basket Ideas for a Baby
    Easter is coming right up, so it’s time to get cracking (egg pun intended) if you’re thinking about doing Baby’s First Easter Basket. The...The post 30 Best Easter Basket Ideas for a Baby appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 28 days ago, 23 Feb 19, 8:09pm -
  • My Breast Milk Smells Gross: Lipase vs Chemical Oxidation
    The post My Breast Milk Smells Gross: Lipase vs Chemical Oxidation appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 31 days ago, 20 Feb 19, 7:36pm -
  • Obesity: Shame & Blame Needs to Change
    The post Obesity: Shame & Blame Needs to Change appeared first on Pregnant Chicken.
    - 36 days ago, 15 Feb 19, 3:14pm -

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)

  • freshWaiting to Get Pregnant? Know the Risks
    Are you over 35 and ready to get pregnant for the first time? An OB/GYN suggests creating a "reproductive life plan," scheduling a checkup, and doing these other things.
    - 13 hours ago, 22 Mar 19, 10:42pm -
  • freshThree Clues to Raised Risk of Miscarriage
    The study found that after one miscarriage, the risk of another increased by half. After two miscarriages, the risk doubled. After three consecutive miscarriages, the risk quadrupled.
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Mar 19, 9:49pm -
  • freshWhat Besides Opioids Can Help Post-C-Section Pain?
    Pain after a C-section can be controlled effectively with ibuprofen and acetaminophen, researchers said. For those who do need opioids, a lower dose can work.
    - 16 hours ago, 22 Mar 19, 7:34pm -
  • Flu Shot Won't Cause Miscarriage, Study Confirms
    This is a very definitive study for a recent, relevant time period of flu and should remove all doubts a woman might have about whether it is safe to be vaccinated during pregnancy, researchers said.
    - 22 days ago, 1 Mar 19, 8:18pm -
  • Prenatal Vitamins May Lower 2nd Child Autism Risk
    Mothers who used prenatal vitamins, especially in the first month of pregnancy, had a reduced risk of having a second child with autism, a new study has found.
    - 24 days ago, 27 Feb 19, 6:15pm -
  • IVF Tied to Heightened Odds for Pregnancy Complications
    Researchers found that the women who received infertility treatment, especially in vitro fertilization, were about 40 percent more likely to have a severe pregnancy complication compared with women who gave birth without any treatment.
    - 47 days ago, 4 Feb 19, 8:15pm -
  • The Importance of a Healthy Pregnancy Weight
    Before you get pregnant, get as close to a healthy weight as possible to help spare complications for you and your child. Read advice from an OB/GYN.
    - 54 days ago, 28 Jan 19, 9:42pm -
  • Moms, Are You Victims of 'Invisible Labor'?
    Researchers found that 9 of 10 women in the study were responsible for maintaining household schedules. Two-thirds of women felt that they alone were responsible for their children's emotional well-being.
    - 59 days ago, 23 Jan 19, 6:15pm -
  • More Teens Using Birth Control
    The initiation of contraception before the first sexual experience rose from less than 10 percent in the 1970s to more than 25 percent in the 2000s. The rate of birth control initiation during the first sexual experience was about 40 percent.
    - 67 days ago, 15 Jan 19, 2:15pm -
  • U.S. Fertility Rate Drops to 30-Year Low
    Only two states had fertility rate above replacement levels.
    - 71 days ago, 11 Jan 19, 4:08pm -