December 2021 / 12 posts found

Pokemon Maternity Clothes

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If you love Pokemon, you’re going to love the range of Pokemon maternity clothing available.  When you are pregnant, don’t feel that you need to stick to standard designs and steer clear of cute images. There’s a huge range of fun maternity clothing out there with quotes, sayings and pictures that allow you to inject some of your own personality into your pregnancy. So if you are into Pokemon GO, the latest free gaming app that’s seeing people from all over the world venture out in search of Pokemon characters, you may be into Pokemon clothing too, that can easily be […]

Family of woman who died from childbirth eyes charges vs hospitals that refused them | ABS-CBN News

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MANILA – The husband of the woman who died due to childbirth complications said he is considering charges against the 6 hospitals that refused to admit his wife. Speaking to DZMM Sunday, Jan Christian Bulatao, the husband of Kathy Bulatao, said he is willing to file charges against the hospitals if given the chance. “Hangga’t may pagkakataon po, gagamitin ko na po ‘yung oportunidad po para mag-file ng kaso para hindi na maulit sa iba,” Jan Christian said. He also recalled how they had to go to 6 hospitals, each refusing to admit them due to different reasons. According to […]

Where to Buy Maternity Clothes: A Pea in the Pod, Motherhood Maternity, and More | Glamour

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Once you find yourself in need of bump-friendly clothing, you might realize just how frustrating the shopping process can be. But figuring out where to buy maternity clothes, be they from dedicated maternity retailers and It labels alike, can make you feel a little more like yourself during pregnancy. With the right wardrobe picks, you no longer have to feel like you’re sacrificing style to get comfortable—or deal with stretchy tunics and shapeless sack dresses for months on end. While go-tos like Nordstrom and Asos are filled with stylish finds for pregnant women to wear during all three trimesters and […]

Mothers getting sick or dying in childbirth costs the US more than $30 billion a year

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The US is a dangerous place to give birth. The rate of maternal mortality—deaths resulting from pregnancy or delivery complications—and pregnancy-related illnesses are the highest of any rich country. American maternal health has declined dramatically since the 1990s, just as the rest of the world’s has improved dramatically. The data are still incomplete, but in the US an estimated 17 to 26 women die of pregnancy-related causes for every 100,000 births. This ratio is far lower in comparable countries: In the UK and France, it’s about nine per 100,000, in Germany three per 100,000, and in New Zealand 1.7 per […]

Best Winter Maternity Clothes From Old Navy | POPSUGAR Family

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If you’re expecting a baby this winter (or next spring), there’s a good chance you’ll be scooping up cozy clothing to get you through the final months. After This content was originally published here.

How Do You Know What Size Maternity Clothes To Buy? – Trimester Fashion

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Believe it or not, there is a really simple trick to knowing exactly what size maternity clothes to buy. Before you go out and shop, remember that you should avoid buying: non-maternity wear that are a size or two larger than you normally wear baggy, ill-fitting clothes that aren’t nearly as flattering as properly tailored maternity […] This content was originally published here.

The Bins of Maternity Clothes: Protecting Myself in Pregnancy After Loss

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There are two plastic bins of maternity clothes on the floor in front of my dresser. They are both open, with clothes hanging out of them. For the past 8 weeks, I have been digging through them every few days, looking for clothes that I know I want to wear. I have been wanting to sort through them, choose the ones I want to wear regularly, and put them in my drawers, but I haven’t been able to do it yet. You may wonder if this is because I have been too tired or haven’t had the time, but those […]

Working mothers can plug abattoir labour shortages, Eustice claims

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Working mothers can plug staff shortages at abattoirs left by an exodus of European migrant workers, the environment secretary has claimed. George Eustice said the meat processing industry is adjusting shift patterns to attract British staff, after many of the Eastern Europeans it had relied on for more than a decade left the country due to Brexit and the pandemic. He suggested companies are reverting to older practices and unravelling a shift to migrant workers that occurred in the past two decades, as the European Union expanded eastwards. Back to the olden days Speaking to MPs on the environment, food […]

‘Exhausted’ Stacey Solomon admits maternity leave isn’t going to plan – Mirror Online

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Stacey Solomon has admitted her maternity leave isn’t going to plan as she is so “exhausted”. The 32-year-old gave birth to daughter Rose in recent weeks and has been spending a lot of time in a newborn bubble at home with her family. She has been updating her Instagram followers on her time off work and what she’s been getting up to – which doesn’t seem to be much. Taking to her Story, Stacey shared a sweet black-and-white video with her adorable daughter, explaining: “Bad in bed – shocker. I am as exhausted as I look. I look like my […]

Dr. Kaufman answers, ‘What is an ectopic pregnancy?’

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Ectopic pregnancy is any fertilized egg that is growing and developing outside of the uterus, or womb. The most common location for ectopic pregnancies to be found is in the fallopian tube, which carries the egg to the uterus after ovulation. Ectopic pregnancies can also be found on the ovary, in the cervix, or elsewhere in the abdominal cavity. Ectopic pregnancies can be very dangerous because, as you might imagine, a baby is not meant to grow outside the uterus. In order for the pregnancy to start to grow, it must have access to a good blood supply. The developing […]