Pregnancy

Formula Crisis: How to Help

Parenting is hard enough without worrying about how you’re going to feed your baby, and it’s heartbreaking that millions of families in the United States continue to struggle to find formula. The ongoing formula shortage stems from the Abbott formula recall earlier this year along with pandemic-related supply chain and production issues. According to the Centers for […]

Pregnancy

Mushroom Teether Recall?

People who purchased popular teether toys on Amazon reportedly received emails from the retailer on Thursday, urging them to stop using the toys over asphyxiation concerns. Both the Eco Inspired Mushroom Teether Toy and Mombella Mimi Mushroom Teether have been pulled from Amazon. (However, Walmart appears to have both teethers for sale still.) If your […]

Pregnancy

Body Dysmorphia in Pregnancy: How to Combat Negative Body Image

It’s certainly not breaking news to say that your body goes through massive changes during pregnancy. It’s a miraculous, life-giving transformation for sure, but it can be a difficult one—physically and mentally—nonetheless. The reshuffling of internal organs, the too-tight skin stretching and that ever-expanding bump can make you feel less than physically comfortable (and less […]