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pregnancy

4 Realistic Tips For Losing The Baby Weight

Ignore the celeb pre-baby body madness and opt for a healthy, holistic method.

Willow Jarosh, M.S., R.D.
October 8 2016

How To Handle Pregnancy With Grace (Even When People Rub Your Belly)

How to be graceful, even despite the unsolicited advice and belly rubs.

Alice Domar, PhD
October 7 2016

5 Ways Ayurveda Can Help Make Pregnancy Easier

A doula explains how Ayurveda can help with different aspects of pregnancy, preparing for birth, and postpartum.

Viji Natarajan
October 2 2016

I'm An OB-GYN. Here's Why I Turned To Acupuncture When I Wanted To Get Pregnant

As an doctor and scientist, I used to dismiss acupuncture and alternative therapies — until my fertility journey.

Shannon M. Clark, M.D.
September 7 2016

Are You Experiencing Normal Pregnancy Symptons — Or Depression? A Psychologist Explains

Changes in appetite? Check. Changes in libido? Check. Changes in sleep? Check.

Alice Domar, PhD
August 30 2016

5 Ways To Still Feel Like Yourself When You're Pregnant

Remember to take time for *you* as you prepare to bring another magnificent human being into the world.

Sarah Bivens
August 29 2016

7 Tricks I Use To Get Amazing Sleep (Even As A Pregnant Mom)

I've found some tried-and-true recipes for getting the best sleep I possibly can — despite having a toddler and being pregnant with twins.

Kristin McGee
August 14 2016

I'm A Yoga Teacher Who's Pregnant With Twins. Here's What I Eat In A Day

Check out how this yoga instructor and busy mom (who's also expecting twins!) stays nourished.

Kristin McGee
August 2 2016

3 Ways To Deal With Stress & Uncertainty On Your Fertility Journey

No one plans to experience the pain of infertility. But feeling better *is* possible.

Why I Recommend Yoga If You're Having Trouble Getting Pregnant: A Fertility Doctor Explains

In one study, a yoga program significantly lowered anxiety rates by 20 percent in fertility patients.

5 Concerns Of Women Who Are Pregnant After 35 + What I Tell Them: An MD Explains

As a doctor in the reproductive psychiatry and OB/GYN departments at UCSF Medical Center, I've worked with many moms who are considered older (or of...

Anna Glezer, M.D.
June 23 2016

Trying To Get Pregnant? Everything You Need To Know About The Zika Virus

As a fertility doctor, I have many patients concerned about how the Zika virus will affect their plans for pregnancy. Here’s what I tell them about...

5 Ways To Chill Out About Your Changing Pregnant Body

Maybe you feel like a glowing goddess, and maybe you feel like an exhausted hobbit. Either way (or somewhere in between) you are making a human, mama.

Simi Botic
June 6 2016

3 Surprising Factors That Could Be Hurting Your Fertility + How To Improve It

We often get caught up focusing on the importance of female fertility. But there are plenty of things that can potentially stand in the way of a man’s...

Alisa Vitti
June 1 2016

What I’m Telling All My Patients About The Zika Virus + How To Protect Yourself This Summer

I'm going to be honest: As an ER doctor and mom considering having another child in the future, Zika worries me. Here's what I'm telling my patients.