Pregnancy

COVID-19 & Pregnancy

Being pregnant can already be stressful, but it’s even more overwhelming given the spread of the novel coronavirus and COVID-19, the disease it causes. It’s only natural to have questions about the coronavirus and what it means for your pregnancy. Here’s what you need to know. What is the coronavirus and COVID-19? There are actually […]

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Black Friday 2020 Baby Deals

Black Friday 2020 will be here before we know it, and we’re already looking forward to deals on must-have baby gear, including strollers, car seats and diapers, as well as other household items like kitchen gadgets, clothing and home essentials. This year has been incredibly challenging, but we’re hopeful that the upcoming deals on baby […]

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Celeb Babies Born in 2020

It’s always fun watching your favorite celebrities perform live on TV, sweep up prestigious awards or star in your favorite Netflix series. But sometimes, it’s even more fun to be reminded that deep down, our favorite A-listers go through the same things we do, like becoming a parent. Whether you’re trying to stay up-to-date with […]

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#MomTheVote

Every mom wants the best for herself and for her family. How can you help make that goal a reality? Vote. With this guide, What to Expect aims to inspire and energize every mom to use the power of her voice to make a difference. We’ve broken down issues and policies that impact the health, […]

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Wives Tales and Pregnancy

It’s all great to hear advice during your pregnancy, especially unwelcome advice. I’m sure you’ve been told by one person or another how to live. Am I right? It only gets worse the further along in your pregnancy you are. Someone will want to tell you that you shouldn’t bend, or walk a certain way, […]

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Best Selling Maternity Gear

During this summer, I thought you might want to know the top selling pregnancy stuff online so you can decide for yourself if you have everything you need at this wonderful time. Spanx Women’s Power Mama Shaper 2. Women’s Maternity Short Sleeve Dress – Made in USA 3. Motherhood Maternity Women’s Maternity Sleeveless Scoop Neck […]

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Concerns During Pregnancy

There is nothing more stressful than to have something go wrong during pregnancy. It doesn’t matter if it is your first time being pregnant or your fourth. There are many things to be concerned about during your pregnancy and it is easier when you know what they are. Vaginal bleeding This may also known as […]

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Supporting Military Families

Doulas make a difference for every delivering mom — but especially for those who face one of life’s most challenging experiences on their own, separated by thousands of miles from family and friends, and often, from their deployed partners, too. That’s why Heidi Murkoff, What to Expect creator, founder of the What to Expect Project, […]

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Supporting Military Moms

Being pregnant and becoming a mom is challenging under the best of circumstances, but for military moms, serving far from family, friends, and their network of support, it can be far more difficult. Isolation and loneliness can take a toll on maternal mental health, increasing the risk and severity of pregnancy and postpartum mood disorders. […]