Three steps to a perfect pregnancy workout

Eliminate the guesswork for working out while you’re pregnant with these simple guidelines You’ve peed on the magic stick. You’ve slid your glorious bod into those maternity yoga pants. And you’ve done more googling than you ever thought possible (“Really, that’s normal, too? Huh.”) And now, it’s time to get sweatin’! As long as you’ve…

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How to nurture your breastfeeding body (so that your baby doesn’t suck your nutrients dry!)

Alright, so your baby is a scrumptious gift of delicious, adorable goodness … but let’s be real: she/he’s also a little thief.   First, your precious unborn yoinked your waistline, your energy, and your assumption of being able to commute to work without carrying sick bags.  And now? She/he’s after your sleep – the black holes…

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Two essential habits to fast-track your post-Caesarean recovery

“Wow, my C-section was super low key,” said no one ever. That’s because even though a C-section is a common surgery that has saved the lives of countless mums and babies (cue confetti-drenched victory parade), it’s still surgery. And that means it’s not as simple as opening and closing the zipper on your makeup bag. …

How to save your pelvic floor when you’re coughing your brains out

How to save your pelvic floor when you’re coughing your brains out

New mamas know they’ve got to take it easy after giving birth. Your talented, hardworking pelvic floor muscles have just gone through the hours-long workout of their little lives. So, for a few weeks, you’ve got to hold off on running, jumping, and you might want to *seriously* reconsider your dreams of competing in professional…