The pregnancy

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.

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.

Neural Tube Defects: Prevention, Diagnosis, and Prognosis

Neural Tube Defects (NTDs) affect 300,000 births each year worldwide and are one of the most common birth defects. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Angela Jones on the role of folic acid in preventing NTDs, diagnosing NTDs, and their prognosis.

Single, Pregnant, and Happy. An interview with Mari Gallion.

Nineteen years ago, Mari Gallion was single and pregnant. Today, she’s the author of the self-help book ‘The Single Woman’s Guide to a Happy Pregnancy’ and an advocate for education, empowerment, and support in navigating single parenthood. She speaks with Dreaming of Baby about addressing the challenges of single parenthood and the importance of evaluating exact needs and wants to ensure success in life.

Accepting your body in pregnancy

Hey there mama, we know EXACTLY what you're going through!

Am I Pregnant? Symptoms To Look Out For

Are you feeling different? Have you been trying to conceive? During a time where everything might be something, knowing which symptoms may hint at pregnancy will help keep you more in sync with your body.

What to expect at your first ultrasound

Your very first pregnancy ultrasound determines a lot of things; a calculation of your estimated due date is only one. Here's what to expect at this very special appointment.

Exercise After Pregnancy

Pregnancy transforms your body in more ways than one. Dreaming of Baby speaks with the founder of BeFit-Mom, Helene Byrne, on the importance of appropriate exercise after delivery and the benefits of being fit.
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3D and 4D scans in Pregnancy

Not sure if you should be scheduling a 3D or 4D scan? 3D and 4D scans are much more than just the cool photo you get to take home. Read on and find out why.

Miscarriage and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Identifying the reason why RPL is occurring is imperative in assisting couples in their journey to baby. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Mark Trolice, M.D., on classifying Recurrent Pregnancy Loss, its causes, and treatment.