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World Clubfoot Day

June 3rd: World Clubfoot Day

June 3rd is World Clubfoot Day. Less than six months ago, I had no idea what “clubfoot” was; but there I was sitting at my 19 week anatomy scan, with my husband and the proud, big sister. The scan started out uneventful, but as the ultrasound technician made her way down the body she stopped and […]

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National Preeclampsia Month – One Moms Journey

May is National Preeclampsia Month. Hopefully, for a lot of you mamas, you’ll never have to experience this disease during your pregnancy. Preeclampsia is defined as a pregnancy complication characterized by high blood pressure and signs of damage to another organ system, most often the liver and kidneys. Preeclampsia can be a dangerous and sometimes […]

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Ultimate Guide to Pregnancy

Pregnancy is one of the most amazing things we can experience as women. Growing a human child is hard. miraculous work! Through the morning sickness, food cravings/aversions, exhaustion, and more, we strive to feel that true pregnancy glow. As we patiently await the arrival of our new little one(s) we research everything and try our [...]
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I Am Changed: Pregnancy After Miscarriage

It took some time after our miscarriage to conceive. Each month I saw that negative pregnancy test my heart sank a little more. The sadness would seep in. It would sit. It would stir. And it would settle. Sometimes that sadness changed to resentment and frustration. Frustration for wanting control. Wanting to control my body. […]

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