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Folate and Folic Acid in Pregnancy

Folate and its cousin folic acid are vital for developing a healthy baby because it prevents neural tube defects. Since the neural tube develops within

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Cord Blood

Cord Blood Banking

Your baby’s umbilical cord is made of tissue that protects and insulates the veins responsible for carrying blood to and from mom and baby during

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Pregnancy Health and Wellness

Best Sleeping Positions During Pregnancy

The best sleep position during pregnancy is “SOS” (sleep on side) because it provides the best circulation for you and your baby.  It also places

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Is it Safe While Pregnant

Pregnancy and Ice Cream

Can I safely eat ice cream while pregnant? YES, thanks to Nightfood’s new Nighttime Ice Cream pregnant women can safely satisfy their cravings with eight

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Labor and Birth

Preparing for Labor Checklist

Are you prepared for labor? You’ve spent months preparing to welcome the new love of your life – you baby. Here’s a checklist to help

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Labor and Birth

General Anesthesia

Is General Anesthesia Used During Labor? Being informed about general anesthesia will help prevent mothers from being caught by surprise in the unlikely event that

Healthy Pregnancy

How to Boost Immunity While Pregnant

One of your biggest concerns right now is probably how to boost immunity while pregnant for yourself and your unborn child. A number of ingredients