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Pregnancy and Natural Health Care

7 Surprising Facts About Fertility

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You might think you know all there is to know about getting pregnant, either because you've 'been there, done that' with babies, or because you've tried everything under the sun to get pregnant. Or maybe you simply are just way too smart for the average fertility guru to handle. Whatever way your egg bounces, reading this article might surprise you once or twice: being fertile isn't always what it's ‘cracked up to be’ (pun intended). 1. Dr. Oz might not make the cut.  That's
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Pregnancy: Massage Therapy and Acupuncture

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Whether or not you should have massage or acupuncture when you're pregnant has been debated in some circles, causing confusion with some pregnant women. When you're pregnant, you of course only want the best for your growing baby! As a result you'll do, or not do, whatever it takes. Since acupuncture and massage therapy can both provide great relief from some of the discomforts that come along with carrying a child (including aches and pains, as well as nausea, headaches,
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Diabetes and Pregnancy – What You Need to Know

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Diabetes is a serious condition and should be treated seriously. Having a child if you're already diabetic requires some preparation beforehand, and even if you don't already have diabetes you should know some facts about how diabetes can develop once you do become pregnant. If you have been diagnosed with diabetes and are thinking of conceiving, you will need to ensure, first of all, that you get your blood sugar levels under control beforehand. Make sure that you're following all
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5 Ways to Cope With Stress During Pregnancy

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Being pregnant causes all kinds of physical and emotional changes inside of you, and the thought of an impending labour, not to mention a dramatic life-change, can certainly cause even the most relaxed person at least a little bit of stress. And so you focus on doing things like eating well, exercising, and following the advice of your doctor or midwife. But being able to cope with the stress of it all often lands on just you, and it can
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