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Pregnancy is Making Me Ugly

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“Glow, schmow! If another person tells me I’m glowing, I think I just might slap them,” a client tells me during one of our prenatal visits. Stretch marks, weight gain and bloating, acne, spider veins, brown blotches on your face, and hair in places you thought hair couldn’t grow—pregnancy can really wreak havoc on your

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Maybe you’re in your final weeks, or maybe you’ve just found out you’re expecting, but for some reason there is a lower back pain present and –for lack of better words- it’s a pain in the butt!   Backache’s during pregnancy are the most common complaint for our clients.   This discomfort can come and go

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It’s become all the rage among families all over Canada and with good reason; the anecdotal benefits of consuming your placenta are pretty impressive! Since reports of celebrities like Kim Kardashian and January Jones having their placentas made into capsules, this service has steadily gained in popularity. Since my training with ProDoula, I have encapsulated

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Imagine picking up the phone and hearing a strained voice on the other end. She’s obviously been crying. She’s an exhausted new mom with a 14 week old baby and a 20 month old toddler who won’t let her out of his sight. She’s drained from pregnancy, birth, and breastfeeding. She’s exhausted from trying to

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Have you heard of Hypnobabies®? No, it’s not for hypnosis on babies. It’s for hypnosis during childbirth. If you haven’t heard of Hypnobabies and you would like to learn more, read on! We’re bringing you the basics of what Hypnobabies is and does. Hypnobabies is a complete childbirth education program. It will give you information

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Pregnancy is one long waiting game, with the longest waiting ever done in the last few weeks leading up to the birth of your baby. Then, in an instant it’s over and you’re wondering to yourself where all the time went.   The joys of pregnancy can bring with it; tiredness, achy everything, heartburn, and

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It’s hard deciding whether or not to celebrate halloween with young children; if it’s their first halloween, they won’t remember a thing and will be too busy sleeping or eating to participate in all of the halloween activities like the older kids. At the same time, you can’t wait to dress them up and snap some

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