Pregnancy

Gear to Get: Gift ideas for new parents

In honor of those celebrating their first Mother's Day and Father's Day this year, here’s a few gift ideas when the baby is still the center of attention. Itzy Ritzy Athleisure Nursing Wrap An athleisure-insp...

5 Things You Should Know About the Zika Virus

Sponsored article While the New Orleans Mosquito and Termite Control Board wages an impressive war against the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which can carry the Zika virus, it’s still seriously scary—and a growing c...
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Water Birthing

  Written by Maria Barrios   Water babies   Why moms are turning to the tub to labor and deliver   By Maria Barrios Raina Zelinski-Wahnsiedler wasn’t committed to labor...
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The Rising Popularity Of C Sections

Written by Tara McLellan  We see the statistics continue to rise. Moms in the United States are having more births by cesarean section than ever before. In fact, preliminary reports from the National Cente...
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The Latest Pregnancy Party Trends

So, you already have a baby. Sweet. And you’ve already had the accompanying throw down.  Well, that’s no reason not to have a little sumpin’ sumpin’. Baby Sprinkle  A growing trend for the ‘not new’ moms who...
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Study Guide: Prenatal Tests

Prenatal doctor visits come with lots of screenings and tests, some of which are designed to determine the health of your baby. The mere thought can make parents-to-be anxious. “Some women just don’t want to...
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Prenatal Yoga

By Nicole Huskey Prenatal yoga helps women prepare for childbirth both physically and emotionally. One by one expecting mothers walk into the large, open room at Swan River Yoga Studio in Mid-City.  Ingrid ...
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Local Fitness Resources

  Written by Nolababy & Family Magazine   Wild Lotus Uptown 4842 Perrier Street New Orleans, LA 504.899.9947 Classes Offered:prenatal yoga and postnatal yoga www....

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