What NOT To Do During Labor and Delivery

‘They’ say women forget all about the pain of labor after you go through a pregnancy and delivery. I am not convinced that is true, because I am 7 months post-delivery and still remember the pain like it was yesterday. But, the physical pain wasn’t actually the worst of it for me. It was the […]

Preeclampsia – It Happened To Me: Part Two

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It was around the 26th week of pregnancy where I really was feeling horrible. My morning sickness was gone, but my food aversions were relentless. So were my new co-workers who didn’t want anything to do with me. I was getting headaches, seeing spots, and had horrible dizziness. I thought maybe I was dehydrated. My […]

Preeclampsia – It Happened To Me: Part One

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Statistically speaking, Preeclampsia is nothing to worry about. According to “What To Expect When You’re Expecting,” preeclampsia is a rare disorder that usually arrives after your 20th week of pregnancy – if at all – and can be lethal to the mother and baby. However, only about 8 to 10 percent of women are diagnosed […]