The pregnancy

Vitamins and Minerals During Pregnancy

Your nutritional intake during pregnancy has a great impact on your overall health and that of your baby. Whilst a balanced diet is the best way through which to obtain these nutritional requirements, vitamin supplements can also help. 

Orgasms After Childbirth – The Role of Your Pelvic Floor Muscles

The pelvic floor muscles have an important role to play in female orgasmic response. Simply put, orgasms go beyond reproduction. Brent Reider highlights the true role of the clitoris and orgasms in a woman's overall well-being.

Food, Supplements, and Weight in Pregnancy

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.

Nutritionist’s Advice for a Healthy Pregnancy

Pregnant and googling every food under the sun? Deborah Malkoff-Cohen, Registered Dietitian and Nutritionist shares with Dreaming of Baby insight on pregnancy nutrition, calorie-intake, and the ideal diet for managing gestational diabetes.

The risks of conceiving with an IUD

Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the Soroka University Medical Center have found that conceiving while using an intrauterine contraceptive device (IUD) carries specific risks both for the baby and the mom.

Kids And Pets: Training, and the Best Breed for a Young Family

Logan Beauregard from A Helping Paw shares with Dreaming of Baby tips for preparing your dog for baby, offers insight on training, and has some advice when it comes to choosing the best breed for your young family.

Pets and a New Baby: Why Planning and Routine are Important

Preparing your furry friend before baby's arrival, as well as having reasonable expectations, helps set you and your pet up for a positive postpartum! Michael Rueb, from the National Cat Protection Society, discusses kids and pets.

Tips for Parenting Dogs and Babies

Katie Nitti, of Dog Walk NYC, shares tips on choosing a breed, what having a pet and a baby entails, and why you should never get a dog when already pregnant.

Preparing Your Pet for a Newborn

If you're a household with a pet or two and a baby on the way, it's wise to start preparing your furry friend(s) for the new arrival. Jessica Eden O'Neill, a Canine Behavior Expert, shows us how.

What is a Doula?

What does a Doula really do? Darby Morris, founder of Sweetbay Doula, goes in-depth into the role of the doula and the support they provide.