Thursday, January 23, 2020

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During medical school, I learned that babies require vitamin D supplementation for healthy bone development. However, other than bone health I was unaware of what the other benefits of vitamin D were until I had Madi.  Postpartum, I wanted to understand why vitamin D was so important and why pediatricians recommended it. The information I found...
“Morning sickness” is common during pregnancy and can actually occur at any time throughout the day. I was very fortunate and did not experience "morning sickness" with either of my pregnancy's. Nausea and vomiting associated with pregnancy occurs in up to 90% of pregnant women, particularly in the first trimester.   In most cases, the nausea is mild and can...
I found breastfeeding very challenging. I struggled with low milk supply early on, fortunately, as the weeks passed my milk supply improved. However, there are some mothers that struggle with breastmilk oversupply. The production of breast milk is determined by the infant's demand.  A woman’s breast will often produce enough milk to feed an infant, but...

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