Category Archives: Planning for Postpartum

Emotional Challenges after Delivery

photo credit: Violette79 Labor and delivery are fairly traumatic events where your body is concerned. Sure, it’s normal and natural, and women have been giving birth since the beginning. For the vast majority of human history, however, childbirth was one … finish reading Emotional Challenges after Delivery

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Physical Challenges After Delivery

photo credit: Lars Plougmann We spend so much time thinking about the labor and delivery process that it can be easy to forget that it’s going to all be over rather quickly. We create elaborate birth plans specifying everything from … finish reading Physical Challenges After Delivery

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Another Reason to Watch Your Post-Baby Weight

photo credit: Universitetssykehuset Nord-Norge (UNN) As if you didn’t already have compelling enough reasons to keep a handle on your weight during and after your pregnancy, a new study suggests that there may be even more reasons to do so. … finish reading Another Reason to Watch Your Post-Baby Weight

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