First-time moms have a lot on their platter right from conceiving their babies till the delivery and even after it! During this period, they are also bombarded with endless old wives’ tales and unsolicited advice from their parents, relatives and friends. While they mean no harm, it can be a bit stressful to listen to the bulk of advice and follow them to the T, especially when you are struggling with hormones or a newborn in tow.
First things first. You need to do is calm down and breathe in and breathe out. Follow this by reading the following pointers, which will help you ace at being a first-time mom.
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Call it 9 months or 40 weeks, the entire period from conceiving your baby till the delivery, alters your life completely. Moreover, it can all take a toll on you physically as well as psychologically. Take the example of rapid weight gain, stretch marks, morning sickness, cravings and restlessness, which are quite common for pregnant women and can cause a lot of stress.
Because no one is born an expert, it always helps to rely upon the advice shared by the experienced instead of old wives’ tales.
Here are some pointers, which form the ‘ultimate health regimen’ for pregnant women.
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Pregnancy is a life-changing event for women. The nine months in preparation for a new life is fascinating. It full of memorable moments such as visiting the doctor to get the first ultrasound or documenting the entire journey of motherhood in a journal or a blog. These moments become memories that are cherished forever by moms.
While the baby’s health is the ultimate priority for expecting mothers, they also need to take care of themselves for nine months. Here are some of the ways to take care of yourself when you are expecting.
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“Are you pregnant? Well, here’s a list of “unwanted” advice that you need to follow.”
Every mother or would-be-mother have heard this lines coming from a relative, friend, colleague and sometimes, even a passer-by in the supermarket! Although they mean no harm, some of the advice doled out by them free of charge can sound absolutely hilarious.
Here are some of the common, completely fictitious and bizarre advice/opinions/old wives’ tales that new moms often get to hear.
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