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6 Tips To Give Birth With A Smile

6 Tips To Give Birth With A Smile
A lot of potential mothers want to experience all the emotions of pregnancy so that they can vividly remember each moment. The human mind has however been shown to remember the pleasant moments as opposed to the painful ones. It is for that reason that women ought to be encouraged to lead pregnancies that have been well thought out. This ensures that the pregnancy is exciting and giving birth is an easy time where one has a birth with a smile. In as much as every woman’s pregnancy week by week journey varies from another, there are some things that can be done during pregnancy to ensure birth......
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Can Women with Diabetes Get Pregnant?

Can Women with Diabetes Get Pregnant?
The American Diabetes Association, ADA has sought to reassure women across the world that, contrary to popular belief that Diabetes can prevent women from getting pregnant, they can, in fact, carry healthy pregnancies. Just like many other illnesses, women with Diabetes need to know what to eat, how to eat and when to eat, in addition to taking certain prescribed medications, in order to ensure a safe pregnancy. In fact, this is similar to women diagnosed as healthy prior to their pregnancy who can still end up with a troubled pregnancy. The key is to follow your doctor's’ orders. For women d......
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7 Light Exercises You Should Do While Pregnant

7 Light Exercises You Should Do While Pregnant
When you’re pregnant it’s important to stay healthy for your and your baby’s sake. Staying healthy includes making some lifestyle adjustments that involve physical activity, reducing stress, and eating healthy foods. Yes, physical activity can be of huge help when you’re pregnant. But, what exercises to do? Keep reading this article to find out.   1. Plie   Plie is a low-impact exercise that you can do when you’re 11 weeks pregnant as well as when you’re far along in your pregnancy. This easy-to-do exercise strengthens your quadriceps, butt, hamstrings, and it also improves your......
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4 Highly-Effective Strategies Moms Can Use to Tackle Medical School Debt

4 Highly-Effective Strategies Moms Can Use to Tackle Medical School Debt
  Being a parent is downright expensive, but working moms have it especially tough. And with challenges such as increasing costs, declines in physician reimbursements, and a heap of student debt, it’s more expensive than ever to manage a budding medical career and family. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, the average amount of medical school debt among class of 2014 graduates was over $176,000. Over time, that equates to tens of thousands of dollars in interest payments that could otherwise be spent on a college tuition fund or vacations with your children. S......
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