What To Eat To Get Pregnant
By: Staff Report
We all know it's important to eat well while pregnant, but what and how you eat prior also has a significant impact on your fertility and pregnancy. According to dieticians at Loyola University Health System (LUHS), women who follow a Mediterranean-style diet increase their chances of getting pregnant. That means a menu plan high in vegetables, vegetable oils, fish and beans.
Along with good
Beyonce’s Baby Bump on MTV’s VMA
By: Carolina Pichardo
Take a look at how Beyonce debuted her baby bump at the end of her MTV's VMA performance; and see inspiring ways other young moms shared their big news
During MTV's Video Music Awards (VMA), Beyonce went on to debut her beautiful baby bump at the end of her performance. News was already swirling around about her pregnancy, but seeing the singer's
Experiencia Más Maravillosa, Madre Primeriza
Por: Jolly Hernández
Ser madre por primera vez, es algo indescriptible! Desde el momento en que confirmas que dentro de ti hay una criatura indefensa, esa noticia lo cambia todo
Ser madre por primera vez, es algo indescriptible... Desde el momento en que confirmas que dentro de ti hay una criatura indefensa - la cual dependerá de ti por lo menos los primeros 21 años de vida;
Great Expectations: Unique Ways to Announce You’re Pregnant
By: Maria Galati Smith
Young Urban Moms, before your belly does the talking, discover unique ways to tell friends and family you're expecting
You peed on a stick, got the plus sign and registered the shock/joy/fear you feel at the knowledge that there's a living being growing inside you. Now… How do you tell your partner? Your other kids? Your family and friends? Does this sound like
Going Into Labor: False Signs + How to Know It’s Time
By: Grace Michel
Expecting Moms, the best way to be prepared for labor is to learn to pay attention to your body's signals
Throughout the entire experience of being pregnant, there are many emotions and anticipations about what you're going through. Knowing this, it is easy to understand why the last few weeks of a pregnancy can be the hardest to deal with mentally.
Women who fear the
How to Ease Pregnancy Brain
By: Lauren Bove
Pregnancy brain isn’t exactly fun, but laughing at your momentary lapses and keeping a sense of humor is a healthy approach to managing this temporary inconvenience
If you've ever been or currently are pregnant, the term pregnancy brain will have you groaning. This foggy state of mind is not a sign you are losing it or that anything is wrong. It’s actually quite common.
Your Pregnant Body
By: Lucille Barilla
New, expecting moms: be prepared for what's in store for your body now that you're pregnant
Remember in the movie "Look Who’s Talking" when a pregnant Kirstie Alley can’t believe all her body changes? Cravings, inflatable boobs … It’s the stuff of comedy heaven! But what’s the real truth? First of all, thank your hormones, since they play a big part of what’s happening.
Pregnant and Fashionable
By: Shen-Li Lee
Tips for expecting Young Urban Moms to look their best, without breaking the bank
Gone are the days when being pregnant meant wearing those hideously ugly, tent-like dresses. These days, pregnant women are looking delightfully delicious in these hip maternity labels: Blooming Marvellous, Babes with Babies, Maternal America, Olian, Maternitedesigns, and Ripe Maternity. These are just some of the designer labels bringing high fashion
Maternity Clothes That Fit Your Body and Budget
By: Lucille Barilla
Young Urban Moms make smart choices when it comes to shopping for maternity clothes
Welcome to the dilemma of maternity wear. In today’s economy, cuteness takes a backseat to cost-effectiveness. But being stylish while baby’s on board doesn’t have to be painful to your pocket. Here’s how to cut costs!
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Scary Pregnancy Story: Speak Up
By: Veronica Shine
Happy ending for a Young Urban Mom who trusted her instincts
Overjoyed with my pregnancy, my husband and I were anticipating the arrival of our first child in June. The weight gain was well within the norm, blood work proved excellent and family health history perfect.
Here it was the end of January already, and I was in the midst of a 17-week ultrasound to determine