Pregnant? What You Need to Know About Your Pregnancy

Pregnant? What You Need to Know About Your Pregnancy

  • Do You Have Acid Reflux? How To Prevent Damage To Your Teeth

    Do you suffer from frequent acid reflux? This is a common problem that causes acid to get into the mouth and cause a variety of problems. One major issue with acid reflux is the damage it can do to your teeth. If you suffer from acid reflux on a daily basis, you could be gradually wearing down your teeth. As time goes on, your teeth can become misshapen and worn down, causing both pain and embarrassment.

  • Worried About Your CDL Medical Examination? What Should You Know?

    If you're pursuing a commercial driver's license (CDL), you may be excited to begin your new career transporting heavy equipment, merchandise, or even food from one place to another. While a career as a CDL driver can be lucrative and enjoyable, there are a battery of tests and examinations you'll need to complete before earning your CDL and therefore gaining the legal ability to operate semi trailers for a living. Not all of these tests are based on your knowledge or ability -- one of the most important examinations (and one which must be repeated at least every 2 years as long as you hold your CDL) is a medical one.

  • Tips For Using An Inhaler

    Inhalers can be a lifesaver for those diagnosed with asthma. Using these prescription inhalation aerosols correctly is a must to get the most benefits and to avoid uncomfortable side effects. In fact, improper use can be dangerous, since it means the medication isn't being delivered effectively when it is needed. The following tips can help you master the proper techniques while avoiding some common pitfalls. Tip #1:Posture Matters Poor posture means the medication doesn't have a clear and unobstructed journey into your lungs where it is needed most.

  • 3 Tips For Choosing Non-Medication Pain Relief Treatments

    There are many pain relief products on the market that do not involve medications, which makes them ideal to use in conjunction with medication-based treatments or as a standalone treatment. Although the appropriate strategy will depend on your pain concerns, there are ways to find an effective approach for your needs and type of pain. Consider Your Activities You will likely want to choose different pain relief methods at different times throughout the day.

  • Should Pregnant Women Be Worried About The Zika Virus?

    A mosquito-borne disease called Zika has been in the headlines for its possible links to birth defects. More than 4,000 babies born in Brazil, where the virus has spread rapidly, have been born with microcephaly: smaller than normal heads and brain damage. Doctors and officials are still working to determine how many of the cases are directly related to Zika. Women of child-bearing age and those who are pregnant have concerns and questions about the virus, even if they are not living in Brazil or other areas where mosquitos are a public health problem.

About Me

Pregnant? What You Need to Know About Your Pregnancy

During my first pregnancy, I spent a lot of time pushing pillows behind my back trying to find comfort. As the size of the baby grew, so did my discomfort. By the time she was born, I was more than ready to give birth. When I found out I was pregnant again, I was determined that I would not suffer through the same discomforts. I started researching ways to ease the symptoms of pregnancy, including back pain. I created this blog to help other expectant moms find remedies to deal with those symptoms that can be emotionally and physically draining.