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Health briefs published Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018 - Helena Independent Record

Wed, 2018-10-24 07:02

Helena Independent Record

Health briefs published Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018
Helena Independent Record
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'I would just hand the baby over, lock myself away in a room' – and she'd drink - Irish Times

Wed, 2018-10-24 01:02

Irish Times

'I would just hand the baby over, lock myself away in a room' – and she'd drink
Irish Times
Emma Kinsella didn't think she really had a drinking problem in her 20s and, being able to stop as soon as she found out she was pregnant, convinced her that she couldn't be an alcoholic. She had enjoyed nights ... “I had read every book and I knew ...

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'The addiction was too strong – I was a nightmare patient' - Irish Times

Wed, 2018-10-24 01:02

'The addiction was too strong – I was a nightmare patient'
Irish Times
Emma Kinsella didn't think she really had a drinking problem in her 20s and, being able to stop as soon as she found out she was pregnant, convinced her that she couldn't be an alcoholic. She had ... “I had read every book and I knew breastfeeding was ...

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20 Unique Ways Kourtney Is Raising Her Kids (And 1 Way She's A Typical Kardashian) - Moms.com (blog)

Tue, 2018-10-23 19:00

Moms.com (blog)

20 Unique Ways Kourtney Is Raising Her Kids (And 1 Way She's A Typical Kardashian)
Moms.com (blog)
She has a specific routine with them that ends with them all falling asleep in the same room together most of the time. According to her Kourtney Kardashian ... advertising. Kourtney made it very clear when she gave birth to her first child that she ...

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It takes 6 months for new moms to adjust to motherhood, new study reveals - Motherly Inc.

Tue, 2018-10-23 12:34

Motherly Inc.

It takes 6 months for new moms to adjust to motherhood, new study reveals
Motherly Inc.
In Canada (where parental leave is partially paid at 33% or 55% but can be taken for for a maximum of 61 weeks) the exclusive breastfeeding rate for the first six months is around 32%. ... This summer, lawmakers there passed a paid family and medical ...

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20 Unexpected Things About Being A New Mom - Moms.com (blog)

Tue, 2018-10-23 07:18

Moms.com (blog)

20 Unexpected Things About Being A New Mom
Moms.com (blog)
On Scary Mommy, a mom also shared that babies cry for no reason sometimes, and while that's an unexpected lesson of motherhood, it's the honest truth. She wrote, "Sometimes ... As this mom said on Popsugar, "And when you start breastfeeding, no matter ...

Why not trust our culture Pregnant? - The News Article Insiders

Tue, 2018-10-23 05:06

The News Article Insiders

Why not trust our culture Pregnant?
The News Article Insiders
ICONIST: A friend of mine has not breastfed, your friend from day one on equal footing in the care of the baby. There was no reason why you urgently at night had to get up as he is. Garbes: This is a radical approach, and I think he's great, if you are ...

Why not trust our culture Pregnant? - The News Article Insiders

Tue, 2018-10-23 05:06

The News Article Insiders

Why not trust our culture Pregnant?
The News Article Insiders
ICONIST: A friend of mine has not breastfed, your friend from day one on equal footing in the care of the baby. There was no reason why you urgently at night had to get up as he is. Garbes: This is a radical approach, and I think he's great, if you are ...

October is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Awareness Month - The Arab American News (press release) (blog)

Mon, 2018-10-22 11:02

The Arab American News (press release) (blog)

October is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Awareness Month
The Arab American News (press release) (blog)
Programs like the Detroit Nurse Family Partnership (NFP), administered through Authority Health, promote prevention of SIDS through education and training in proper sleep positions for babies to reduce the possibility of SIDS in addition to their ...

Why Kristen Bell uses 'Snow White' as a conversation-starter with her kids - Motherly Inc.

Mon, 2018-10-22 11:00

Motherly Inc.

Why Kristen Bell uses 'Snow White' as a conversation-starter with her kids
Motherly Inc.
Pregnancy can be physically demanding. It can be exhausting. By admitting this on the world's stage, by not forcing herself to smile and wave when she really needs to be sleeping, Markle isn't just protecting her health and her baby, she's sending a ...

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Actually, I Wish I Took Another Few Months Of Maternity Leave - Romper

Mon, 2018-10-22 09:41

Romper

Actually, I Wish I Took Another Few Months Of Maternity Leave
Romper
I hadn't fully recovered from childbirth when I went back to work either. My body still didn't feel like my own, breastfeeding was a nightmare, my baby wasn't sleeping through the night, and I had no idea how I was going to continue to adjust to mom ...

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Pregnant with breast cancer: 'I couldn't wrap my head around it' - Yahoo Lifestyle

Mon, 2018-10-22 09:38

Yahoo Lifestyle

Pregnant with breast cancer: 'I couldn't wrap my head around it'
Yahoo Lifestyle
Owens-Baggett, a 37-year-old mother of three, lives in St. Augustine, Fla., where she's the operations manager for a health and wellness spa center. She went through breast cancer treatment while pregnant with her third child, who is now just over a ...

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Top baby products for new parents - expressandstar.com

Mon, 2018-10-22 09:36

expressandstar.com

Top baby products for new parents
expressandstar.com
This handy kit contains a range of Medela's most popular products: two bottles, a specially-designed Calma teat set, 12 nursing pads, a 7g tube of PureLan, five breastmilk bags, and a sterilising microwave bag. The 150ml milk ... A recipe book and ...

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Top baby products for new parents - shropshirestar.com

Mon, 2018-10-22 09:27

shropshirestar.com

Top baby products for new parents
shropshirestar.com
This handy kit contains a range of Medela's most popular products: two bottles, a specially-designed Calma teat set, 12 nursing pads, a 7g tube of PureLan, five breastmilk bags, and a sterilising microwave bag. The 150ml milk ... A recipe book and ...

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Postpartum Care is Not Limited to Newborns – 9 Things Mothers Should Keep in Mind! - The Better India

Mon, 2018-10-22 07:27

The Better India

Postpartum Care is Not Limited to Newborns – 9 Things Mothers Should Keep in Mind!
The Better India
The nutritional status of the woman during adolescence, pregnancy and lactation has a direct impact on maternal and child health in the postpartum period. ... Access to adequate foods is essential and if necessary, through food supplements. ... Keeping ...

Food hacks for lactating mothers in the festive season - The Indian Express

Mon, 2018-10-22 00:42

The Indian Express

Food hacks for lactating mothers in the festive season
The Indian Express
... healthy and celebrating it happily. Nursing mothers, to be specific, have to be very careful about their diet. ... vitamins, iron and calcium. Women can continue the healthy eating policy that they were following in pregnancy. ... Protein-packed ...

Meghan Markle is scaling back royal tour engagements - Motherly Inc.

Sun, 2018-10-21 13:47

Motherly Inc.

Meghan Markle is scaling back royal tour engagements
Motherly Inc.
Pregnancy can be physically demanding. It can be exhausting. By admitting this on the world's stage, by not forcing herself to smile and wave when she really needs to be sleeping, Markle isn't just protecting her health and her baby, she's sending a ...

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6 pregnant celebrity mamas due in 2019 - Motherly Inc.

Sun, 2018-10-21 12:47

Motherly Inc.

6 pregnant celebrity mamas due in 2019
Motherly Inc.
... are expecting. When Perez Hilton suggested her career had "stalled" the mama-to-be let him know she's working right through to 2019, and that pregnant people don't just fade into the background just because they're expecting a baby. .... This could ...

A Week In New York City On A Joint $540000 Salary - Refinery29

Sun, 2018-10-21 11:04

Refinery29

A Week In New York City On A Joint $540000 Salary
Refinery29
Welcome to Money Diaries, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.

Couple turns infant loss grief into a gift for others - The Daily Memphian (press release)

Sun, 2018-10-21 06:37

The Daily Memphian (press release)

Couple turns infant loss grief into a gift for others
The Daily Memphian (press release)
Emily Long was 38 weeks pregnant when she noticed her usually active baby wasn't moving. Long and her husband, ... Weighing 7 pounds and 7 ounces with a full head of hair, the nursing staff brought Helen James to her parents. <strong>Emily ... Made by ...