Before Getting Pregnant

Dr. Anthony Shaya talks about what you should be eating more of, what you should be keeping away from, what's healthy in terms of weight gain, and how diet and labor may be connected.
Are you thinking about trying for a baby? There are some things to think of before jumping on the baby-making wagon. A few changes before trying to conceive helps set you up for a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Aumatma Shah.
The opioid crisis is placing more infants into foster care leading to further strain on foster care agencies and greater calls for foster parents. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. John DeGarmo on the opioid addiction crisis, the effects of opioid addiction in pregnancy, and the challenges and rewards of fostering a child with opioid withdrawal.
Between 1 in 10 and 1 in 20 women of reproductive age suffer from PCOS. In the United States alone, 5 million women are currently affected by this condition. Dr. Sunny Jun, Co-Founder and Co-Medical Director of CCRM San Francisco speaks about lifestyle choices, PCOS, and the effects this has on fertility.
Are you unsure when it would be best to try for baby? Whilst there are many reasons why you might wish to delay parenthood, it's wise to be informed on the link between age and fertility.
90 percent of new parents are Millennials. Douglas A. Boneparth, CFP®, shares some tips on how to financially prepare for baby, prioritizing, and what to be careful about as a Millennial on the path to parenthood.
With a new child come new responsibilities: working towards financial security sees you well-prepared in facing any unplanned eventualities. Scott W Johnson speaks about the factors you have to consider when shopping for insurance.
Fertility clinics in the US present reports on the number of IVF cycles carried out, as well as their outcomes. This data is a helpful source of information for those wishing to conceive via IVF.
With child-related expenses always on the rise, it's wise to be financially prepared for parenthood. Nicole Merritt from jthreeNMe, shares with us some budgeting and saving tips for life with kids.
Natural-Cycle IVF involves the extraction of an individual egg without the usual medical stimulation to create multiple eggs as happens in standard IVF. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Michelle Katz, LPN MSN.