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Your Growing Baby

Pregnancy Diabetes: What Is Gestational Diabetes?

What is Pregnancy Diabetes / Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM)? According to Stanford Children’s Health, pregnancy diabetes, gestational diabetes mellitus or GDM, is “a condition in which a hormone made by the placenta prevents the body from using insulin effectively. Unlike type 1 diabetes, gestational diabetes is not caused by a lack of insulin, but by other hormones…

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Finding a Pediatrician – [Tampa Doula]

Finding a Pediatrician

When should I begin my search for a pediatrician? If you don’t already have a pediatrician for your baby, it’s a good idea to start the search during pregnancy. Give yourself a few weeks to a few months. This allows you sufficient time to make a well informed decision. How do I find a good…

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The Best Baby Registry – Advice from a Postpartum Doula

Baby Registry Advice

As postpartum doulas, we work with a LOT of new families… first time moms, first time dads and newborns. So it’s only natural that we get asked, a LOT, what our “must-haves” are for baby registries. Here it is! Yes, it’s a long list. If you’d like to send us an email, we’d be happy to send…

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Code Red Baby Preps

Baby Preps Stressing You Out?

I remember the urgent feeling of needing to have a crib before my first son was born. It felt so important. For some reason we left it til the very end of my pregnancy. The feeling of relief and preparedness that crib provided once it was sitting in our bedroom set-up and ready with the…

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