Topic: childbirth

Evening Feeding: A Probiotic Supplement That’ll Make You Smell Like Peaches Down There

Evening Feeding: A Probiotic Supplement That'll Make You Smell Like Peaches Down There

This probiotic supplement will make your vagina smell like peaches? -The Frisky

This mom sacrificed her life to save her son during childbirth. -Newser

A former NBC employee claims that he was Bill Cosby‘s “fixer.” -The Frisky

This employee was fired for requesting time off. FOR CANCER TREATMENT. -Blisstree

Thanksgiving is just another high school reunion. -Bustle

Here’s proof that Jennifer Anniston is the original Kim Kardashian. -The Gloss

Here are 10 tips to make you feel more confident in the bedroom. -Gurl

Well, this is cute. Liam Hemsworth sent JLaw a stuffed toy koala. -Crushable

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Turning My Breech Baby With External Version Was A Painful Waste Of Time

Turning My Breech Baby With External Version Was A Painful Waste Of Time

Pregnancy is full of warnings that you are about to say goodbye to control. The timing of conception, what and when you can eat, when you can pee, when you are inconveniently horny, your baby’s gender — this is all your body and your unborn child saying, “Oops! Your life just stopped being your own, buddy!” And you often don’t heed them. Even when there are complications in your pregnancy, and you might have to have a C-section, it’s hard to let go of the concept that you can make things go your own way. More »

7 Ways I Failed My Birthing Class

7 Ways I Failed My Birthing Class

Like many terrified women pregnant with twins, I signed up for my local hospital’s “Preparing for Multiples” birthing class. It promised to take me through everything I needed to know about being pregnant with multiples, giving birth to multiples, and caring for newborns. I came ready to learn with pen in hand and reluctant husband in tow. It turned out, however, that not unlike every single class I have ever taken in my life, I am a terrible student. More »

Yes, It Should Be Mandatory For Dads To Attend Childbirth

Yes, It Should Be Mandatory For Dads To Attend Childbirth

My husband attended both of my, rather our, births. I say “our” not because I am in the camp of the smug “we’re pregnant” parents, but because it was the mutual birth of our children. Yes, they came out of my body, but he was the one who put them there. I firmly believe that it was his responsibility to do everything he could to help get them out, which involved feeding me water through a straw, setting up my Grey’s Anatomy playlist, and generally trying to stay out of my way. More »

10 Things Pregnant Ladies Love To Hear

10 Things Pregnant Ladies Love To Hear

Pregnant ladies take a lot of crap and it’s awful because it’s during a time in life where a woman should only hear the good things. Your feet hurt, you’ve got crotch and boob sweat, you’re growing out of shirts left and right- this is a time where you need sunshine blown up your ass as much as possible, even if much if it is not true. You don’t want people asking if you are sure it’s not twins because you are so huge. You don’t want to hear from anyone that your face looks “different”. And you sure as hell don’t want to be stopped from rambling about all the fun baby stuff you have going on. More »