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Pregnancy

Pregnancy is an important time for your developing baby. As you look at an ultrasound of your unborn child, you might be struck with the idea of the importance of what takes place during pregnancy. Indeed, pregnancy is an important time, setting the stage for a healthy baby. If you take good care of yourself during pregnancy, your baby has a better chance of avoiding complications, and of being healthy in body and mind.

Technology today offers many opportunities to live healthier, during pregnancy and at other times. It also provides the chance to share. No matter your salary or education level, it is possible to use technology to enhance your pregnancy — and to share your joy with others. Twitter is one of the tools you can use. Here are 17 fun and useful Twitter apps for your pregnancy:

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Top 20 Most Influential Pregnancy Experts

by Ultra Healthy Gal on September 27, 2010

You may be familiar with Dr. Spock — not the Star Trek Spock, but the baby doctor Spock, who focused on pregnancy, newborns and toddlers’ health and well-being. While Dr. Spock remains influential, other doctors and personalities have made names for themselves through their work with women’s health, especially with pregnancies. You may not be familiar with all the names on this top 20 list of the most influential pregnancy experts, but their work has influenced many people, including other experts. [click to continue…]

One of the most interesting and joyful times in a woman’s life is often pregnancy. When you go see the ultrasound tech to get an image of the life growing inside you, it can be a truly moving experience. No matter your age, education or walk in life, you might find that you enjoy learning more about the life inside you. However, it is also important to note that sometimes pregnancy is difficult and uncomfortable. Being prepared for pregnancy, and understanding the realities is important. Here are 50 helpful YouTube videos that can help you better the changes your body is going through:

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Top 20 iPad Apps for Your Pregnancy

by Ultra Healthy Gal on July 13, 2010

Are you using your iPad to the best advantage during your pregnancy? This list of the top 20 iPad apps (mostly free or reasonably priced for your budget) focuses specifically on pregnancy and pregnancy health, along with tools that are helpful for pre-pregnancy and for new parents. You can track your pregnancy, pick out baby names, monitor your blood pressure and learn how to relax — all with the help of these apps and your iPad. [click to continue…]

Pregnancy is an exciting time. But, no matter your education, profession or salary, it can also be a time of uncertainty. Your body is going through a great many changes, and, of course you have a life growing inside of you. As a result, it is perfectly natural to look for whatever information you can find on the subject of pregnancy — especially having a healthy pregnancy.

You want you and your baby to have the best chance possible. This means that it is a good idea to look for quality information about pregnancy. The good news is that there is plenty of free, reliable information online. It is important to realize, though, that no information online can substitute the first-hand knowledge of a competent health professional during pregnancy. You should make sure to consult regularly with your health care professional throughout. But to help you figure out the basics, and come up with the right questions to ask, here are 25 places you can turn for pregnancy answers: [click to continue…]