Why doesn’t anyone believe the research on epidurals and C-sections? As we discussed in our earlier post, Does an epidural lead to a C-section? studies on how epidurals affect the C-section rate present something of a conundrum. Observational studies in the early 1990s originally found a much higher chance of a C-section with an epidural. Since then, […]Read more
VITAMIN D WEEK 32 weight: 3.75 lbs. | length: 16.69″ WHAT’S GOING ON IN THERE? Baby’s bones have fully developed but they are still a bit soft. From week 32 onward, they’ll be getting stronger and stronger and preparing for life on the outside. What do I need and why? VITAMIN D is […]Read more
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Why the Bloom family is donating to Every Mother Counts in honor of our moms this Mother's DayRead more
Here is our guide to surviving and thriving even when on bed rest.Read more
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Would you rather know if baby is the size of an orange or that the vitamin C in an orange helps lung development in week 8? For the nerds like us, we present The Baby Building Blocks Newsletter - the What, When, Why, and How of Prenatal Nutrition.Read more
Safety is top of mind for all new parents. That's why we have taken every step possible to make sure that Bloomlife is safe for you and your baby!Read more
Why do I feel Braxton Hicks all day? For those of us lucky enough to get acquainted with good ‘ol Braxton Hicks nice and early in our pregnancy, we may notice that it feels like we get these pesky non-labor contractions all day. Every. Damn. Day. Congratulations, you are totally normal! Whether you feel them […]Read more
Why is there so much confusion around contractions and what they will feel like? Probably because everyone is different and only you know what you are feeling (or not feeling)! We're here to help.Read more
The Bloomlife live view displays all uterine activity - contractions, big and small. The “One Hour Pattern” bar allows you to easily check the regularity of your contractions so that you can quickly see what is going on.Read more
The many powers of your Bloomlife monitor! Learn how, when, and why to use Bloomlife and get the most out your sessions.Read more
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