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How Folic Acid Affects Fertility and Pregnancy

Folic acid is imperative for a healthy pregnancy. Studies have shown that this water-soluble B vitamin, accompanied by a healthy diet and lifestyle, helps boost both male and female fertility. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Amos Grunebaum.

Fertility Boosting Foods

Did you know that the food you eat affects your fertility? If you're looking for a boost, make sure that you are eating right. Read more about a groundbreaking study on foods that boost fertility.

Home with Baby: How to Thrive Post-Birth

You've just arrived home with a new baby. Now what? Whilst many are very eager to share their birth story, what happens once baby is born is many's best-kept-secret. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Chaya Kasse Valier, a Doula and Author of Second Labor: Mothers Share Post-Birth Stories.

Lead and Pregnancy – Cause for Concern?

Avoiding lead is not always that easy. Dr. Lina Akopians from the Southern California Reproductive Center (SCRC) speaks about the effects of lead on pregnancy and how to keep yourself safe.

The Third Trimester: What to Expect

Well done, you're almost there! From sleep to kicks, to back pain, and appointments, midwife and pediatric nurse Kara Manglani CNM, shares all you need to know about the third trimester, what merits medical attention, and what to expect during these final weeks of pregnancy.

New Baby? Tips for Saving Money

Taking the time to shop wisely can save you a substantial amount of your hard-earned money. Danielle Jones, from freebiesforacause.com, herself a mom of seven, shares tips on how to limit the cost of daily purchases for the family by shopping smart.

Brachial Plexus Injuries and Erb’s Palsy in Infants

The brachial plexus controls the arm’s entire movement and force on a baby’s head during birth can result in injured nerves and chronic arm paralysis.

Dental Care and Hygiene During Pregnancy

Hormonal changes brought on by pregnancy increase the risks of gum disease and this can have an effect on your developing baby. Dr. Sandra J. Eleczko, DDS speaks with Dreaming of Baby on the effects of pregnancy on dental health and best practices to ensure proper dental hygiene and care.

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.

The Top Foods for Pregnancy

Are you worried that you are not eating well enough? Dreaming of Baby has asked nutritionists to share insight on the best foods for pregnancy. Here's what you need to know about pregnancy nutrition.