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Finding Balance in Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Motherhood.

'While birthing a baby is not a unique phenomenon, birthing your special baby is a once-in-a-lifetime occurrence that no one else in this Universe will experience; you deserve to treat it like the tailor-made and sacred experience it is.' Bailey Gaddis talks balance, harmony, and bliss in pregnancy, childbirth, and motherhood.

The Risks of a Vitamin D Deficiency in Pregnancy

In North America alone, every single day, 1000 babies are born prematurely. Looking into vitamin D deficiency and its role in this phenomenon is hence imperative. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Kecia Gaither, MD., on the importance of adequate vitamin D levels in 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.

C-sections: What You Need to Know

C-section births account for one in three of all births in the U.S. Dr. Natalie Sohn discusses the reasons for a C-section delivery, the differences between an urgent C-section and a planned one, the side-effects and possible complications, as well as c-section birth when the mom has a blood clotting disorder.

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.

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.

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.

The Effects of Folic Acid Deficiency on a Mom-To-Be’s Health

The World Health Organization estimates that more than 40% of pregnant women worldwide are anemic. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Salli Tazuke from CCRM San Francisco on the effects of folic acid deficiency on a mom-to-be’s health and well-being.

Ectopic Pregnancy: Symptoms and Treatment

An ectopic pregnancy places the woman’s health at risk; early detection is hence imperative. Dreaming of Baby discusses the symptoms and treatment of ectopic pregnancy with Dr. Mark Trolice, M.D.

Empowered Childbirth

Liza Maltz speaks with Dreaming of Baby on the importance of finding the right care provider and the power of questions for an empowered birth.