VITAL FACTS TO KNOW BEFORE GETTING DONOR SPERM – THE BIG DECISION TO GET PREGNANT

When you make the decision of using donor sperm to assist you in having a baby, it is indeed a big decision of your life. Irrespective of the fact that you’re a single woman who wishes to conceive or a lesbian couple or you’re dealing with some common make infertility issues, there are many important questions to ask before deciding to use a donor sperm. Read on the concerns of this post to know more on sperm donors and few vital facts on deciding on this life-changing issue. Sperm bank vs. Read more [...]

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IF YOU’RE NOT CONCEIVING AS QUICKLY AS YOU EXPECTED

Falling pregnant is something that is taken granted by many women. After all, women having been conceiving, carrying and delivering babies for generations and it is something a woman never really expects to experience any difficulties with. Added to the fact that many women may spend years trying to avoid falling pregnant in their younger years only to struggle when they decide that they do want to start a family, makes trouble conceiving all the harder to understand. Here are just 3 of the issues Read more [...]

HOW DOES MY FAMILY HISTORY AFFECT MY PREGNANCY?

Family members may share many common things, including their living space, their culture, and sometimes even their behaviors. The shared factor that has the most impact on the health of you and your child is genetics. When speaking with your physician at your preconception visit or at your initial prenatal exam, you will be asked questions about yours and your partner’s family medical history. Why is this information important to you and your doctor when planning for the healthy management of Read more [...]

HOW TO DEAL WITH BIRTH INJURIES

Birth injuries are situations that are very bad for everyone involved. Unfortunately, it is something that can happen. You surely want to be sure that you give your child the best odds for a safe birth. However, no matter what you do, human error may step in and ruin everything. It is vital that you always deal with every single problem that appears as soon as it develops. This is also the approach when looking at birth injuries. First Thing First For starters, health is what is very important Read more [...]

SOME MAJOR FACTORS TO CONSIDER WHEN SELECTING A FERTILITY CLINIC FOR YOUR FERTILITY TREATMENT

A fertility clinic is no ordinary clinic simply because of its nature and what it specialises in; hence, there are many points to consider when trying to decide on the best clinic for your needs. Choosing to undergo fertility treatment is a very personal decision and should be considered with great care – and selecting a fertility clinic that fits your needs is certainly no laughing matter. There are costs, travelling and waiting times, procedures, moral dilemmas, and often, emotional issues. Yet Read more [...]

10 TIPS FOR A POSITIVE AND HEALTHY PREGNANCY

Every expectant mom hopes for a simple and healthy pregnancy, but sometimes it’s hard not to succumb to stress. Here’s the good news, though: there are plenty of ways to make this important time easier on yourself, starting with the ten simple tips listed below. 1. Have some alone time with your baby every day Bonding with your unborn child is a key part of pregnancy that helps prepare both of you for the birth and everything that comes afterwards. This daily ritual can be something as simple Read more [...]

THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF PRENATAL YOGA

Is yoga right for you if you’re pregnant? Is it safe? And most importantly, can it benefit you and baby? Well, like all gentle exercise performed with care, the answer is yes. But you need good advice so that you get the benefits without any potential pitfalls. Okay, so there’s a lot of options when it comes to yoga. You can start simple, and stick with that. Or you could instead becoming a dedicated student, even spending much of your day tied up like a pretzel. Of course, we’re not talking Read more [...]