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4 Things You Should Know When Trying to Start a Family

4 Things You Should Know When Trying to Start a Family

If you’re trying to get pregnant but it’s taking longer than you thought it would, you might be feeling a little anxious. Statistically, it’s common for it to take 12 months to conceive. Everyone has their own fertility journey, and while it’s easy to compare, your journey is unique to you. Plus, there are tools you can use to heal your ovaries and uterus, boost your immunity, reduce inflammation, and balance your hormones.

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Can You Breastfeed and Drink Alcohol?

Can You Breastfeed and Drink Alcohol?

By Morgan Michalowski, CNM, WHNP-BC, IBCLC Plenty of moms have strong opinions about consuming alcohol while breastfeeding, and this choice is definitely a personal one. There’s a ton of research out there about how al…

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What is a Pumping Schedule and Why Do I Need One?

What is a Pumping Schedule and Why Do I Need One?

By Morgan Michalowski, CNM, WHNP-BC, IBCLC Whether you’re only 5 or 6 weeks pregnant, well into your 3rd trimester, or already nursing, you’ve likely heard a TON about the advantages of breastfeeding. You may have also…

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