Preterm labour

I've been told that picking up my 17 month old toddler and carrying him around from time to time (when he needs some tlc) can cause preterm labour. Is it true?


Night Terrors! help!

My son Logan who is 4 1/2 now has been having night terrors for the past year. They are very typical for boys and typical in the 1st 4 hours of sleep, which is what we are...

Started by Jennifer on 09/10/2009 in Raising Boys!!

Last update on 12/15/2009 by Catherine


Swollen feet

My feet are gigantic! I mean huge! Does anyone else have five thousand things to do and not enough of this wonderful time to put your feet up that all the books talk about when...

Started by Sarah on 06/03/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 06/08/2010 by Susanne


Strep B & Labor

I found out at my appointment today that I tested positive for strep B this time. I was told that when I go into labor they want me to go in immediately so I can be on IV...


Empty without her

I was 12 when my mother died. She was killed in a car accident. I had my son when I was 21 and it has been very difficult for me. I will never have her there for me when I...

Started by Bobbi on 04/29/2009 in Motherless Moms

Last update on 07/22/2009 by Jen


frustrated youngster..

I am a young mom. im 21 with a 2 year old, we went to do our groceries the other day with my daughter and having a good time doing it... go get me this and find me that......



Hi Ladies, I have to give a lot of credit to a woman who is a MOM to all of us, Jenny Beatty. I invited her to join this group because she has a lot of knowledge in this area...

Started by Tami on 02/07/2009 in Pilot Mom's

Last update on 04/18/2012 by Sarah


Twins or no twins?

So I've heard all these horror stories of women going in for the normal check ups and all, and the entire expecting one baby, and then bam, somewhere around 20 weeks or later,...

Started by April on 05/12/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 05/18/2010 by Samantha


13 weeks and no sleep

Hi! I'm 13 weeks pregnant, according to the ultrasound, today. I've been having a lot of problems sleeping. I can't seem to sleep with my boyfriend in the room with me, and...

Started by Amanda on 04/15/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 04/19/2010 by Tuenesha


*****FACTS OF ASD's*****

Facts About ASDs Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are a group of developmental disabilities that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges....


i want another one.. but...

so my husband and i are thinking about having another child.. my son really wants a brother or sister. the problem with this is that a few years ago, before we got married, my...


I really want to lose the baby weight

I really want to lose the baby weight I gained from being pregnant. I am a single parent and I don't have the time for the gym. I do try and eat healthily but nothing seems to...