High Risk Trisomy 21

We have been deemed a high risk for Down Syndrome. Of course this is only a % & not a given. Though I am freaking out. Anyone go through something similar?? Edit


Talking to my husband...need suggestions!!

Currently I have 3 months of maternity leave left before I'm supposed to go back to work. My husband and I have decided it would be best for me to stay home which I'm delighted...

Started by Lauren on 01/19/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/19/2010 by Lauren


Pregnant Again!!!

I just found out that we are expecting our second child and I'm excited but my little boy isn't even a year old so I'm so exhausted that I can't really show my enthusiasm....any...

Started by Nikita on 01/20/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 01/22/2010 by Nicole


is anyone losing the amount of hair im loosing?

Hi everyone im getting bit stressed bout the amount of hair im loosing. i have 5 children and with the first three i lost the amount anyone lost after birth. But after giving...

Started by Corinna on 01/24/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/25/2010 by La


Questions please help!

I am 31 weeks along with my baby girl! Getting so close to the due date has me pretty anxious. I have found some new stretch marks and was wondering if any of you have noticed...


How common is depression?

I had my first child 11-6-09 and I'm just now feeling signs of postpartum depression. I made an appointment to see my ob gyn for Friday. Now I'm so nervous and scared of what...

Started by Valerie on 02/09/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/10/2010 by Alison


Trouble lifting active toddler

I have a bad injury that causes my shoulder to dislocate randomly, up to 10 times a day. I am having real trouble lifting my daughter,Louise, who is almost 15 months. I also...



The nurse at my ob's office says that based on my symptoms and the fact that my mother had it when she was pregnant with me, I may have the beginning signs of pre-eclampsia. I'm...


Hello Moms I'm new here

First of all we are 40 and Fabulous, I have 4 children Kathy 28 with one son and Jessica 22 senior in college they are beautiful, hardworking young ladies and I am so proud of...

Started by LaVita on 02/11/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 02/15/2010 by LaVita


Wait or not to wait?

I have a 3 year old son, I am 22 will be 23 in june, Hubby and I are Ready for a new addition to the Family, I am stay at home mom, and Hubby works at nights, Money is a little...


Fitness advice for a single mother

I'm a single, working, breastfeeding mother of a beautiful 15 week old baby girl. I've been forturnate enough to have dropped ALL (30lbs) of my pregnancy weight, but now I want...

Started by Brandie on 02/22/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 02/23/2010 by Brandie


BF and the full time working mother

HI! I'm having my first child and plan to BF. Currently serving in the military and have to return to work after my 6 week convalescence leave...I was wondering if any working...


11 weeks early!!

Friends of mine just had a baby boy but he was 11 weeks early. They also have a 19month old daughter. I have no idea what I can do to help or what I can get them that would...