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Keeping Fit & Healthy during Pregnancy

BrittanyWilson

Brazilian During Pregnancy

Hi there I was wondering has anyone had a brazilian whilst pregnant. I normally shave and get wax...

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Hi dear.I did get a Brazilian wax done every 6 weeks still. There is no harm to the baby because the wax is not absorbed through the...

C84

Does anyone use a natural cream for stretch marks?

I'm looking for an all natural cream to try and prevent stretch marks on my tummy. Can anyone re...

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Hello Ladies. I also got some stretch on my tummy. can some one give me some advice.

Mellycolly

Lunch ideas during pregnancy?

Hi Guys Since falling pregnant I have found it really hard to come up with ideas for lunch. I w...

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Hello Mellycolly, First of all congratulations on being pregnant. I know its really a frustrating time.

kitkat738

Bikini waxing!

Hi Is it okay to have your bikini line waxed during pregnancy, probably a silly question, but I'...

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Hello Ladies, Thanks for the amazing information. It will really us all.

Agilitymum2

Lap Band, Pregnant and Morning sickness

Hi. Anyone who has a lap band who has experienced morning sickness (or in my case all day sickne...

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Hello, I think you should drink some juices. It will help you.

Christina78

Body fat scales, safe to use?

I was wondering if anyone had heard that it was unsafe for pregnant women to use the new body fat...

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Hello Christina78, You should be very much careful in pregnancy time. you should avoid using useless machines.

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How to ace pregnancy if you are flying solo

Whether you are a pregnant mum to be by choice or circumstance, there are a few key things you ca...

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What's safe to do during pregnancy (and what's not)

Pregnancy can seem like a confusing marathon of rules. Here are a few things you should be aware ...

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After delivery i felt my skin gets aged looking.I feel many changes on my skin including wrinkles.i treat with drmalmd wrinkle serum...

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Check out our Week By Week Pregnancy Guide!

https://www.huggies.com.au/pregnancy/week-by-we...

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5 things you didn't know about gestational diabetes

1. GDM can have nothing to do with your weight. Although obesity is certainly a risk factor for ...

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What to do if you go into labour prematurely

What should you do if you suspect you are in labour prematurely? First of all, be aware of the s...

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Is it safe to have sex in your 3rd trimester?

There is a bit of an urban myth that sex can bring on labour contractions. However, it's not...

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Kylelofas

Lower back pain

Hi mommys and everyone! I am Jenny, 20 weeks pregnant. Before my pregnancy, I had lower back pa...

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I"m not sure about using Inversion Tables while pregnant, but I know I was able to alleviate a lot of the back pain I had throu...

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5 ways to relieve pregnancy back ache

1. Pre-natal Yoga Doing a pre-natal yoga class is a fantastic way to keep your body and mind hea...

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5 ways to relieve pregnancy heartburn

Unfortunately heartburn is a common side effect of pregnancy. It can increase as your baby grows,...

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3 Delicious Pregnancy Smoothies

Banana Ginger Smoothie This is super healthy smoothie that you can whip up for breakfast or a mi...

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Tips for dealing with constipation during pregnancy

During pregnancy progesterone slows down the intestine muscles, causing things to move slowly thr...

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antoinette

NO stretch marks?

when i was pregnant i used a bath oil that i got from an aromatheropy party and i didnt have one ...

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Used Dermelastic serum with my first pregnancy and didn't get any stretch marks. Using it again now with my second pregnancy, a...

AussieEM

pelvic floor exercises

Hi there, I was wondering what proportion of women do their pelvic floor exercises? I know every ...

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I have experienced prolapse and helped myself considerably. Sarah

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Worried about medications or certain exposures during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

Did you know that if you're in Australia you can contact MotherSafe for free advice? Mother...

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5 simple pregnancy exercises for every trimester

Experts agree, when you're expecting, it's important to keep moving: Pregnant women who...

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Just found out you're pregnant, but not ready to tell people? Check out these tips for avoiding drinking alcohol in social situations

If you've just found out you're pregnant but are not quite ready to tell people your ne...

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I just tell everyone that I have a massive hangover. That works.

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Just found out you're pregnant, but not ready to tell people? Check out these tips for avoiding drinking alcohol in social situations

If you've just found out you're pregnant but are not quite ready to tell people your ne...

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5 great healthy snacks for pregnancy

Whether you're in your first trimester and battling fatigue and nausea or in your second or ...

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Hi Huggies support crew. Love reading your advice posts particularly about food, but I have been told that hummus is 100% off limits...

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Tips for learning to love your expanding pregnant body

If you're ever struggled with body image, pregnancy can be a confronting time. Rather than f...

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Spritegrrl

Time to ditch those plastic Easiyo containers...

It is true - I am part of that legion of devotees of Easiyo yogurt making at home. Cheap, simple,...

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Hi everyone, our yogurt maker including yogurt jar and all other containers are manufactured from US and UK FDA approved polypropyle...

SasMac

Am I gaining weight too fast?

Hi all, I'm really paranoid about weight gain this pregnancy. With my son I managed to pack ...

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Angiejww

Please help point me in the right direction!

Hi all, I am a psychologist who specialises in women's mental health and I am conducting a s...

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Tips for curing pregnancy insomnia

Pregnancy hormones and generalized anxiety can wreak havoc on your sleep patterns. - Before you...

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Is it safe to take cold and flu medications during pregnancy?

Very few pregnant women make it through the 40 weeks of pregnancy without catching a cold or coug...

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SasMac

Clothes not fitting well :(

Hi there, I'm new to the forum and just wanted to ask some advice Obviously in the big sche...

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Hi Makalu, thanks for replying to me. I had my son 5 years ago, it's amazing what you forget about pregnancy so quickly!! I...

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Are you getting enough calcium in your pregnancy?

Calcium is an essential element in building healthy bones and teeth and pregnant women need more,...

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5 things to stop feeling guilty about in pregnancy

1. Not quitting caffeine Excessive caffeine intake has been linked to miscarriage and lower birt...

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5 tips to ease back pain in pregnancy

Back pain is really common in pregnancy - especially between 5 - 7 months. This is when your uter...

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5 Pregnancy Sun Protection Tips

During pregnancy, your skin is more sensitive than ever. It's super important that you take ...

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Tips for curing morning sickness

It's called morning sickness, but for many pregnant ladies, it's an all day nausea that...

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5 super foods you should be eating now that you're pregnant

It's very important to make sure you eat a varied diet rich in good proteins, healthy fats a...

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Check out these great healthy pregnancy recipes!

https://www.huggies.com.au/pregnancy/health-and...

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Top tips for handling your pregnant mood swings

During pregnancy, your hormones can trigger a wild ride of emotions - elation one minute and ange...

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5 surprising benefits of being pregnant

Pregnancy comes with lots of not so great stuff like morning sickness (or all day nausea for some...

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