recdoc pregnancy

How old is too old to have a child?

How old is too old to have a child?

In this day and age when many women devote their younger years to establishing a career, the question of how late we can push back the biological clock has become an ever more pertinent one. If you are attempting to or thinking about having children later in life, here are a few things to consider. . . »

Recovering from a C-section

Recovering from a C-section

Birth, no matter how it’s done, definitely takes a toll on the body. Here’s what to expect (and how to bounce back sooner) after a C-section delivery. »

Your post-baby body

Your post-baby body

“I did not look perfect after giving birth. I am not Kim Kardashian." »

Talking to your kids about pregnancy

Talking to your kids about pregnancy

What do you tell your children when you learn that you’re expecting a new addition to your family? . . . »

How to tell the world you’re expecting

How to tell the world you’re expecting

Congratulations, you’re pregnant! Now how do you go about letting everyone else know? »

Surprise: it’s twins!

Surprise: it’s twins!

What do you do when you’re expecting one little bundle of joy… and find out you’re about to get two? Here’s how to handle double-trouble without being overwhelmed . . . »

Skincare and Cosmetic Safety During Pregnancy

Skincare and Cosmetic Safety During Pregnancy

Could your ordinary cosmetics be hurting your unborn baby? . . . »

Tips for Expectant Parents Traveling to Bangkok

Tips for Expectant Parents Traveling to Bangkok

A list of important tips for parents traveling to Bangkok to give birth . . . »

From Poipet to Bangkok: A Pregnant Expat’s Experience

From Poipet to Bangkok: A Pregnant Expat’s Experience

My husband and I live in Poipet, Cambodia. Last February, I gave birth to our first child in Bangkok. And it was the best experience I could have asked for. . . . »