Fetal Hiccups: Why Do Babies Get Hiccups in the Womb

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Why do babies get hiccups in the womb?

Have you ever felt your belly popping and it’s not a baby kick? You’re baby has the hiccups! I’m the doctor that’s going to tell you why babies get hiccups in the womb, what causes hiccups in utero, how to stop fetal hiccups because they can be really uncomfortable for mom, and when you should be concerned.

Pregnancy Diet: What to Eat during Pregnancy

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Food you must eat when pregnant & why!

Is there such a thing as a pregnancy diet? YES! Learn about what and how much of each food group you should be consuming, the nutritional value of food versus pill vitamins, and the real story behind good fats and salt. What you put in your body when pregnant goes to the baby, so eat these food groups to have a healthy and happy pregnancy. 

What Causes Braxton Hicks

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What are Braxton Hicks Contractions?

What causes Braxton hicks? One of the most common questions moms-to-be asks their health care providers is whether they are in labor. you will learn the science behind what causes Braxton hicks contractions, what do they feel like, and how are they different than real labor. 4 simple ways to get them to stop hurting.

May 17, 2021 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

Risks and Benefits of Acupuncture During Pregnancy

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Is acupuncture safe during pregnancy?

As a naturopathic physician one of my favorite questions is “Is acupuncture safe during pregnancy?” Yes & no so let me explain the risks versus benefits plus some other natural techniques like acupressure and more. 

May 07, 2021 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

Why Do Pregnant Women Get Heartburn?

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Why does pregnancy cause heartburn?

Why do pregnant women get heartburn? It’s a multitude of factors and some of them might shock you. Heartburn is a common symptom in pregnant women. It is estimated that 2 to 5 in 10 moms-to-be experience heartburn. Let me, your favorite pregnancy doc, get into answering your burning questions about indigestion today. 

April 30, 2021 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

When do you start showing in pregnancy?

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When do you start showing? For every woman it’s different, but there’s actually 7 contributing factors as to when your baby will pop out and a baby bump chart showing all different types of beautiful bumps, which one are you?
April 26, 2021 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

When does the belly button pop out during pregnancy?

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Everything You Need to Know about Your Belly Button During Pregnancy

What happened to my belly button this pregnancy? Don’t worry this doc is about to tell you all about belly button changes when you’re pregnant from what to expect during your 3rd trimester to what is the purpose of your babies belly button & how to keep it clean. Plus learn the 6 different types of belly buttons and how pregnancy changes all of them. Get answers to “will my belly button go back to normal after pregnancy?”  And “can you change the shape of your baby’s belly button with old wives tales?”
April 19, 2021 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

Why Am I Not Getting Pregnant?

Why can't I Get Pregnant & Natural Ways to Help Infertility

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Did you know that 12% of women aged 15 to 44 suffer from infertility? Half of them notice their infertility after only 1 year of trying. This means that 1 out of 6 couples will have infertility issues. Infertility is on the rise in the United States and is increasing at a 5-10% rate. This blog will dive into the most common possiblities as to why your not getting pregnant, ways to boost your fertility, and a fertility boosting recipe designed to get you pregnant quickly.

April 14, 2021 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

What does genetic testing show during pregnancy?

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List of Genetic Tests during Pregnancy

Are you a pregnant mama in your thirties? If you are, this blog is perfect for you as were talking about what does genetic testing show? There are 5 different types of genetic tests from both screening and diagnostic, and how to have a healthy pregnancy over 35 and stay fertile.

March 31, 2021 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

Pregnancy stretch marks: How to prevent, plus the best cream to treat them!

Are the ghastly pregnancy stretch marks treatable?

While not entirely "treatable", there are certainly tips and tricks for treating stretch marks in their early days in order to stop their development and worsening over time. Join the Pregnancy Pukeology Podcast as we discuss the science behind stretch marks, as well as several tips and tricks for treating them.