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Building Your Nest: Birth Preparation Class

Building Your Nest: Birth Preparation Class

Building Your Nest: Birth Preparation Class Becoming a parent is a beautiful experience, but it is a completely new experience and with that comes a lot of unknowns. That is why we offer childbirth education classes! Importance of Childbirth Education classes...

Gestational Diabetes in Pregnancy

Gestational Diabetes in Pregnancy

Gestational Diabetes in Pregnancy   Gestational Diabetes is diabetes that occurs due to the body changes of pregnancy. You can get Gestational Diabetes even if you have never had diabetes before, so it’s something that we monitor closely as pregnancy progresses....

Basics of Breastfeeding

Basics of Breastfeeding

Basics of Breastfeeding It’s always good to self-educate yourself on pregnancy-related topics so you have an idea of what to expect. One important topic to prepare yourself for is breastfeeding. Here are some of the basic things you need to know about breastfeeding! ...

What Causes Diaper Rash?

What Causes Diaper Rash?

If you’re a new parent or expecting to become one soon, there are a few things you should know. A diaper rash is one of the most common and preventable causes of why your baby may be fussy and irritable. Here are some things you need to know about dealing with diaper...

Your First Postpartum Period

Your First Postpartum Period

Your First Postpartum Period If you have just had your first baby, you're probably wondering about the changes in your body that occurred during the pregnancy. What will stay and what will go back to the way it was before pregnancy? In a short period known as the...

Baby Medicine Cabinet Must Haves

Baby Medicine Cabinet Must Haves

Baby Medicine Cabinet Must Haves   Stocking up your baby’s medicine cabinet will help you with any illness that may come up. Taking care of an infant largely relies on your ability to keep them healthy and safe. It includes countering the seasonal flu, diaper...

When & How to Use a Nipple Shield

When & How to Use a Nipple Shield

When & How to Use a Nipple Shield   Breastfeeding is an incredible experience filled with many benefits for both momma and baby, BUT is not easy! It is a journey that you and your baby will go through together as you learn what works best for you both,...

What is an Epidural?

What is an Epidural?

 What is an Epidural? Epidurals are commonly referenced when it comes to labor and delivery, but most people don’t actually know the details of how they work. If you’ve been doing some research on the difference between birth center birth and birth in a hospital...

The Non-Stress Test Breakdown

The Non-Stress Test Breakdown

The Non-Stress Test Breakdown Near the end of your pregnancy, your healthcare provider may want to perform a non-stress test to assess your baby’s health condition while they’re still inside the womb. This test is a good assessment of the baby’s health condition and...