pregnancy


Tips for Managing Swelling During Pregnancy

Friday, December 29, 2017 By Steve Norton
Tips for Managing Swelling During Pregnancy | Baby Chick

Swelling during pregnancy is quite common, affecting about 75% of all pregnant women. Normal pregnancy swelling, called edema, is most commonly experience in the feet, ankles, legs, hands or face. Edema may be experienced at any point during pregnancy, but for most women, it occurs between week 22 and week 27 of their pregnancy and […]

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5 Steps to Understanding Your Health Insurance Before Giving Birth

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 By Meredith Rines
5 Steps to Understanding Your Health Insurance Before Giving Birth | Baby Chick

With all the excitement surrounding your changing body, decorating the nursery, making sure everything is in it’s place; it’s easy to feel overwhelmed with the financial side of pregnancy and childbirth. Medical bills can be confusing and insurance coverage differs between policies. With recent changes in health care laws and plan coverage, it’s important to […]

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12 Things to Consider When Choosing a Baby Name

Thursday, November 23, 2017 By Nina Spears
12 Things to Consider When Choosing a Baby Name | Baby Chick

There’s a lot of pressure when it comes to picking out a baby name. I mean, it is a permanent decision that will remain with your child for the rest of his/her life and on your family tree for eternity (no pressure). Some people also believe that a name can determine the type of personality […]

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Sexy Pregnancy: Not Only is it Possible, it’s Important

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 By Stacey Ramsower
Sexy Pregnancy: Not Only is it Possible, it's Important | Baby Chick

Sex makes babies. I mean, that’s obvious, right? But if that were the singular purpose of sex, we wouldn’t have so thoroughly inquired into the “accessories” of sex like, scent and clothing and toys and musical inspiration. Sex is, ultimately, a sensory experience, and therefore a means of self-expression, of communication, and enjoyment, which keeps […]

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6 Early Pregnancy Signs

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 By Sarah Ring
6 Early Pregnancy Signs | Baby Chick

If you have been trying to conceive, you might be all to familiar with the “two-week wait” (TWW). That little slice of time in your cycle post your pregnancy attempt: you haven’t yet missed your period, but it’s too early to take a pregnancy test. It’s 14 days of emotional ups and downs wondering, “could […]

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