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Welcome to New Moms Forum. Within the pages of our site you will find information and advice written for wannabe, expectant and new moms.

Our site is broken into a number of key categories, all aimed to help you find the information your looking for as quickly as we can :) 

Getting Pregnant covers tips for getting pregnant and the chances of you getting pregnant. Our Pregnancy Symptoms category provides guides on the symptoms of pregnancy. Our During Pregnancy section covers everything you need to know whilst going through your pregnancy including what to expect and what is and isn’t safe to do during your pregnancy. Our Breastfeeding sections provides support on breastfeeding your baby including alcohol and breastfeeding and the best breastfeeding diet. Finally, our Pregnancy Weight Gain section provides tips on losing your pregnancy weight and contains pregnancy weight gain calculators to help you keep track of your bumps size.

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Maternity Clothes – How To Find Affordable Maternity Clothes

One of the very first things that and expecting mother should consider purchasing its a new set of maternity clothes. Whether or not you shop at the mall, or shop online and have been said to you, maternity clothes have a wide variety of styles and colors to match almost every person’s needs. Sometimes, however, purchasing maternity clothes can put quite a dent in your wallet. Finding affordable maternity clothes can be done with a little bit of research and can actually save you thousands of dollars over time. Here are a few tips to help you find the best and most affordable maternity clothes on or off line.

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Sex and Pregnancy – Common Myths and Little Known Facts

Sex during pregnancy is an issue that a lot of women wonder about but are afraid to ask. Some women may feel embarrassed talking about sex with anyone other than their partner, and some women may feel ashamed at how little they know about sex and pregnancy. The lack of communication about this sensitive subject has led to a lot of misconceptions and myths surrounding pregnancy and sex.

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Best Foods to Eat While You Are Pregnant

No matter how healthy your diet may be, you might have to change it a little while you are pregnant. Some foods you may want to eliminate altogether, while others, you will want to increase in your daily menu. In our modern research, we try to figure out more about health, food, and nutrition during pregnancy. In order to do this, we need to learn more about the very foods that we eat and how they affect our bodies.

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Treatment Of An Ectopic Pregnancy

Treatment an ectopic pregnancy is different for every woman, depending on the size and location where the egg implants itself, and what type of pregnancy complications are involved.

Ectopic pregnancy is the leading cause of death amongst women in the first few months of their pregnancy period, so consult a doctor immediately, if you notice anything abnormal that may be symptomatic of an ectopic pregnancy.

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Hormonal Changes And Pregnancy – What You Should Know

By paying close attention to the first indications of pregnancy, one can find out how to tell between a misleading sign and when the time is actually right to call on a doctor or buy a home pregnancy test. Well, the most familiar and unfailing indicator of a confirmed pregnancy is missing your period, but actually the initial symptoms of pregnancy are perceptible in a few women even before they miss a period. Now, there are some general earliest indicators of pregnancy, which are faced, by a vast number of women as early as one or two weeks after commencement of pregnancy. These are:

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Pregnancy for Health

Any woman who chooses to pregnant must know about pregnancy for health. Pregnancy is a time when you should not only be thinking about your own health, but the health of your unborn child.

Here are some quick and easy menu plan ideas for dinners during pregnancy. Avoiding high fat and red meats during pregnancy is always a healthy decision but eggs, milk, fish and poultry are lean options. Pregnancy protein requirements are 80 grams a day for optimal health. To make sure this process happens properly eating complete proteins is necessary during pregnancy. Because prenatal vitamins and mineral supplements do not provide protein it is worth tracking how much you are eating each day during pregnancy. Protein is a structural element of your body and your baby body. Protein is used to build the baby tissues, build a healthy placenta and create red blood cells.
Eating one a day during pregnancy can be a great way to make sure you get ample protein, iron and calcium in your diet.

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Pregnancy After 40 Is Not Dangerous If You Take Necessary Precautions

Pregnancy after 40 is quite normal nowadays due to the desire for career advancement and many other factors. Pregnancy over 40 need not be dangerous and there is nothing to be afraid of, if you follow a healthy lifestyle and avoid tension throughout the pregnancy wheel and take proper precautions in all the pregnancy stages. However, getting pregnant over 40 is best avoided.

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Why is Exercise Important During Pregnancy?

Exercise makes a big difference in your health during all stages of your life, and that is especially true during pregnancy.

While you are pregnant, exercise helps to reduces your stress, keeps you fit, and helps your muscles by easing physical pains like leg cramps, pain pain and stomach aches. You can try out various types of low impact exercises that you can do each day to keep fit.

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