In nine months or even less, you will meet a precious soul that only the heavens know how much you will adore. Well, despite the joy that awaits you, the new family member comes with a price tag from the day he is conceived. From hospital costs, a bigger house, insurance and everything else geared towards giving him the best life possible. A study by the Guardian revealed that parents spend more than €9610 every year for each of their children. This is a lot of money and explains why you should save in every way possible when pregnant. But how do you do it?
Every woman deserves a positive birth experience, both emotionally and physically. Emerging from the delivery room feeling emotionally healthy is a great way to begin the motherhood journey. However, the labor and birth process is often associated with pain that some people view as torture. As a mother to be, it’s very important to let go of such painful thoughts and instead focus on positive consciousness. While it may not be easy as it sounds, trusting in your body and the people around you plays an important role in the final outcome of the labor and birth process.
So, how then can you prepare for a positive outcome? Below are four tips that will undoubtedly help you.
Note! We were able to find a workaround to this problem. This issue has been fixed. Working iOS app version is available on the Apple App Store.
UnbornHeart iOS application works successfully on iPhone 7 and 7 plus (which don't have a headphone jack) when using Apple Lightning to 3.5 mm Headphone Jack Adapter.
However, there is a bug in iOS operating system which breaks UnbornHeart application in newer iPhone 8, iPhone 8 plus and iPhone X models. The application is not receiving audio data through the adapter anymore. Unfortunately, we can't fix the problem in our application but it needs to be fixed by Apple. We have reported the problem to Apple and are waiting for their actions.
Finally, you have got a bun in the oven. Kudos! Learning that you are expectant was a joyous moment or probably a scary if you never expected it. But now what… you need to bring aboard your friends and family aboard to ride with you in this journey. However, letting the news out is not as easy as it seems. This moment will remain memorable for days to come and therefore, you need to pull it just right. Check out some ways mothers-to-be have succeeded in announcing their big surprise.
You finally purchased the ultimate gadget every mother to be hopes for, the UnbornHeart Fetal Doppler. Congratulations! While the Doppler comes with a guideline on how to use and easily capture that sweet beat of your little one, many parents to be still find it quite difficult locating those heartbeats. After years and months of careful scrutiny, we finally realized that there are common mistakes that cause them anxiety after not finding those precious movements. Now ease up and read what not to do with the Doppler.
Many pregnant pet owners have on numerous times confirmed that both dogs and cats become quite attentive towards them by staying on the side. They go ahead to follow them everywhere which although sweet, could be uncomfortable at times.
Pregnancy is exciting, but some people spoil all the fun in it. Ask any woman some of the most embarrassing and rude comments she has ever received and will be fast to mention during her pregnancy period. Although some statements are said with no ill intention, they go a long way in hurting the mother to be. It is about time that these comments came to a stop mainly because no expectant woman wishes to hear them. To save you from hurting your friend who could be expectant, avoid saying the following things...
There are thousands of conflicting ideal-food debates bombarding every pregnant woman on a daily basis. There is no doubt that what to eat and what not to is a nerve wrecking topic especially due to different beliefs and ideologies in today’s generations. The only and best way to ensure that you as well as the little one are getting necessary nutrients is following advice rendered by nutritional experts.
According to notable nutritionists across the globe, below are some of the best foods that a pregnancy woman’s diet should comprise of. You don’t have to eat all of them, however, adopting most of these items will see you remain healthy for the entire 40 weeks and beyond.
A miscarriage is the most traumatizing episode any expectant couple can go through. It causes intense feelings of sadness, guilt, and anger. While it is fine to grieve over the loss of the most awaited member in the family, one out of every four pregnant women often gets a miscarriage before their pregnancy hits 20 weeks. Even then, it’s never the end of your dreams of becoming a mother. Take heart and get ready for another pregnancy. This time be even wiser on ways to avoid chances of losing the pregnancy. These tips will surely come to your aid in efforts of carrying the baby to term.
At one time in life, every woman develops a desire to become a mother. For the lucky ones, they conceive almost immediately, while the unlucky few take a while before the embryo is implanted. Well, if you are embarking on starting a family, it calls for prior preparations and getting our body ready to carry the fetus. This simply means staying healthy, eating right and visiting the doctor to ensure all is well. For a better insight and detailed information on what you should be doing, have a look at these tips.