Tips for Going to the Beach While Pregnant

Tips for Going to the Beach While Pregnant

It’s summer, which means it’s time for everyone to take the vacation she deserves. Even if you’re feeling like a beach ball right now, you deserve relaxation, too. As long as you follow the advice of your midwife or obstetrician at your women’s health center, you can...
Postpartum Symptoms and Recovery

Postpartum Symptoms and Recovery

Even the easiest of births have some side effects, and some of those can be just as strange or startling as the pregnancy issues you just finished. Depending on how you delivered and other factors, you might have temporary symptoms during the weeks after delivery....
Early Pregnancy Symptoms

Early Pregnancy Symptoms

How do you know when “feeling different” means you are pregnant? The first signs of pregnancy can show up a few weeks after conception. Desert Blossom Women’s Care knows the common signs and symptoms you could experience. Missed Period or Spotting If your cycle is...
What You Need to Know About Working While Pregnant

What You Need to Know About Working While Pregnant

If you’ve decided to work through your pregnancy, it may require a few additions to your birth plans. Every mom-to-be’s situation will be different, depending on her comfort and health. Here are some of the things you should consider if you plan on working while...
What to Expect When You’re a Soon-to-Be Dad

What to Expect When You’re a Soon-to-Be Dad

The fact that fathers don’t experience the same things pregnant women do seems like something that’s taken for granted or treated like a joke. For the 90 percent of men who experience at least one pregnancy-like symptom, though, couvade syndrome is real. It’s when...