Baby and Beyond
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Sleeping while pregnant
When I became pregnant, I was tired all the time. I remember those early days fondly. I had no toddler running around, no real responsibilities, and I was newly pregnant, so everyone understood if I didn’t want to go somewhere, but instead wanted to stay home to sleep. Oh, those were the days.&nbs
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Six ideas to entertain AND educate my six-year-olds
As a working mom of six-year old twin girls, planning for summer brings on feelings of excitement, ideas for magical memories and to be honest, plenty of anxiety. How will I keep them busy, connect with them and get my work finished? Below is a list of ideas to keep kids entertained and engaged with
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Hello just wanted to introduce myself hi I'm jennifer Castillo I'm 35 yrs old I have. A 5 month old little girl who I adore well I'm glad I'm here
Need job to work during pregnancy
Is my first time of pregnancy alone single mom trying to save money as i can not working is hard at the moment so, i lost my mom to give support advice effort or anything mother helping her daughter of first pregnancy just cant only got is my family but pushing me down not hearing me correctly..all
When my husband and I got married, there was an informal agreement that we would have between two and four kids. I came from a family of four, which I always thought was a large family, but my husband is the youngest of seven. I almost couldn’t imagine a family that size, although, I quickly
What's Your Title?
Woman, mother, daughter, caregiver. We all carry titles. From a young age I knew another one for me would be working parent. This vision was likely fueled by my competitiveness with male academic peers, which began with spelling and math tests in first grade. Maybe also shaped by my childhood exper
Depression and Heart Disease, a Common Combination
Know the signs of depression. If you have heart disease, you have a higher risk of becoming depressed than someone without heart disease. Research shows that half of people with heart disease experience depression. Similarly, depression is a risk factor for heart disease. The link between d
Why Should I Take a Beta-Blocker After a Heart Attack?
Beta-blockers prevent death in heart attack survivors. But like any other medication, there may be side effects. Learn more about beta-blocker treatment. The days and weeks following a heart attack bring relief and new challenges for survivors. Along with starting fresh habits like healthy eati
Aspirin to Prevent Stroke or Heart Attack
Find out if aspirin is right for you for prevention of heart attack or certain types of stroke. You may have heard that an aspirin taken every day can help lower the risk of heart attack and some types of stroke. Aspirin is inexpensive and available almost anywhere. It is sometimes called baby asp
Living Well With Heart Failure
Managing your condition for life. Whether you have been recently diagnosed with heart failure or have lived with it for years, you may have questions. What can I do to help reduce my symptoms? How should I take my medication? How can I work with my doctor? Wherever you are on your journey, taking
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