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Save Babies Through Screening

Save Babies Through Screening

Having a baby born with a medical condition or a gene that could trigger a condition is scary. Not knowing about your baby’s condition is even scarier. That’s why newborn screening is so important—even lifesaving. We’ve teamed up with Save Babies Through Screening Foundation, a nonprofit organization that advocates for newborn screening, to spread the word. In the U.S., every baby is screened for some conditions. The number of conditions varies by state, but each baby … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Congenital Heart Defects, Featured, Health, Maternity, News, Parenting, Pregnancy, Safety, Socially Conscious, Tips, Women's Issues

Butter up Mama! Mama Mio’s deliciously rich creams for your growing pregnancy

Butter up Mama! Mama Mio’s deliciously rich creams for your growing pregnancy

When I found out I was pregnant (with my first child!) I was OVER THE MOON. Then (with total vanity) I screamed “Please heaven above, NO stretch marks!” Pregnancy is a huge blessing, particularly if you’ve been waiting awhile like my hubby and I have. But no matter how many books you read, horror stories you hear, tips you pick up from your friends or family, one can’t be fully prepared for the major changes to … Read entire article »

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