maternity support hose question

My dr recommended tha tI start wearing maternity support hose for blood pressure issues during my third trimester... Any suggestions or recommendations? They seem soooo...

Started by Jaime on 02/01/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 02/02/2010 by Tricia


Advanced Maternal Age

Ok, so the topic of teen pregnancy has been touched on, but I was wondering how you all felt about women becoming 1st time parents in their mid-late 40's. Advances in...

Started by Mary on 06/18/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 06/26/2009 by Megan


Sore abdomen during pregnancy

I am 34 weeks pregnant with my third child. I am wondering if anyone else has ever had a terribly sore abdomen toward the end of pregnancy. I am wondering if this is another...


Varicose Veins?

I have never had vericose veines in any of my previous pregnancies so I don't know what they look like. Today I felt a sore spot (like a bruise) on my thigh so I looked and...

Started by Melissa on 06/05/2011 in August 2011 Babies

Last update on 07/07/2011 by Kendel


To Do Lists!!!

I write lists. A LOT of lists!!! And i thought it might be nice if we shared a few. Particularly, lists of what we still want/need to do before DDay and just after! Lists of...

Started by Corrie on 04/15/2011 in May 2011 Babies

Last update on 04/19/2011 by Corrie



There you go...argue about welfare here and leave the teenage mothers alone ;P

Started by Isobel on 01/19/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/17/2013 by Phyllis


pregnant with triplets!

I just found out that I am pregnant with triplets. Anyone have any advice? I am really freaking out. How is this all going to go? What am I going to need? I have two other...


Working with a twin pregnancy

I am 11 weeks, almost 12 weeks pregnant with twins.I go to college and also waitress on occasion. This is my second pregnancy, but my first was a singleton pregnancy, and I...

Started by Kim on 01/21/2012 in Twins

Last update on 02/08/2012 by Miriam


i need some positive reassurance

Im 22 years old, im a new mom to a four month old who i have been exclusively breastfeeding her since birth. I like nursing for the most part and i am not a believer of...

Started by Danika on 06/07/2012 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/19/2012 by Skajameson


Breastfeeding- how long is too long in your opinion?

This is stemming from the other thread about the Duggars. One poster stated that over 6 months was just strange and another poster stated that WHO says that 2 years is perfect....

Started by ♥♪Megan♫♥ on 12/22/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 02/01/2012 by Aleks


Today's society intolerant of parents?

Has our society generally become more intolerant of parents and children? Have you heard from others "It was your decision to become a parent." Did you agree? disagree? Feel...

Started by Jenni on 02/13/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 02/15/2011 by Teresa



Okay so im currently 29 weeks pregnant and havnt got any stretch marks yet, iv been using some different lotions but my stomach is getting bigger and bigger everyday and im...

Started by Taylor on 05/31/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 07/12/2009 by Jamie Lee


I'm not alone right?

I know I'm not alone but I feel like it sometimes. We are having a hard time financially and I feel like we are stuck and just have to suffer through it. My hubby works...

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Started by ASHLEY on 11/22/2010 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 12/05/2010 by Cynthia


Universal health care - thoughts?

Not to pick on Sherri (seriously, I'm not), but a comment in the abortion thread made me wonder: "I agree with everything you say Krista except I am also 100% against...

Started by Krista on 09/26/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 11/06/2011 by Becky


Pregnant with strange question please help!

Ok so I'm about 31 weeks now, not my first pregnancy, but first time I've made it this far into the pregnancy. So about 2 weeks ago I started feeling a weird...

Started by Erica on 07/27/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/13/2012 by Stephanie


Hooter Hiders.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2010/aug/27/breastfeeding-hooter-hiders ou don't have to look far for reminders that some people find breastfeeding problematic. A US...

Started by Sarah on 09/11/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/21/2010 by Joy