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Why Pregnancy and Triclosan Don't Mix

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Pregnancy is dependent upon hormones, but the common anti-bacterial ingredient triclosan may interfere with the pregnancy hormone estrogen. Triclosan also gets passed on through breast milk. Learn more.

March is Early Home Pregnancy Test Month

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If youíre considering taking an early home pregnancy test this month, youíre far from alone. The 4-6 weeks following Valentineís Day are when the most home pregnancy tests are sold.

New Iced Tea To Drink During Pregnancy

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Miss drinking iced tea during pregnancy? Of course you do. What else can quench thirst, invigorate and revive like iced tea? We have what you're looking for. New Hey Mama! Teas are here and in this blog post, I'll tell you why you're going to be so happy they are.

Festive Pregnancy Nail Polish for St Patricks Day

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Ready to show your Irish pride? We have limited quantities of Scotch Naturals pregnancy nail polish in stock in varied shades of green for your St. Patrick's Day festivities. See them now.

The Pregnancy Mask

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Having a pregnancy mask on the face is a common experience for a majority of pregnant women. Learn what it is, how to improve your chances of avoiding it, and how to treat it if you do get it.

Romantic Pregnancy Thoughts

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Valentine's Day is almost here but if you and your partner are expecting, this holiday may be fraught with additional expectation or emotion. Or not. Each woman is different, and the effect of pregnancy on feelings, emotions and sexuality are unique to her. Pregnancy can mean that a couple shares more physical intimacy...or less. It can bring them closer together emotionally, or highlight distances, like it did for me when I was pregnant. Let's get a little intimate and chat about intimacy before this Valentine's Day.

6 Steps to Treat Pregnancy Chapped Lips

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Winter does a number on our skin, and our most sensitive facial skin is on our lips. If you're battling dry, chapped lips, here are 6 pregnancy-safe tips for you. Treating pregnancy chapped lips is easy to do.

A New Year's Resolution for Pregnant Women

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Even if you're not a "New Year's Resolution" kind of woman, you can handle this suggestion for just one thing you can resolve to do this year while you're pregnant. Check out the Materni-Talk blog for pregnancy tips, news, interviews and more.

Fighting Colds and Flu During Pregnancy

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With some medications off limits during pregnancy, how do you start feeling better when you get a cold or flu? Here are some safe, natural ideas to help.

10 Great Gifts for Pregnant Women

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For any size budget, here are 10 great gift picks to give to a pregnant woman. Starting at DIY gift ideas and inexpensive stocking stuffers for $9.99, take a look at our fun, original ideas for holiday shopping.

Meet Amy Paolinelli of 3Girls Holistic

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Maternitique owner Tara Bloom interviews herbalist Amy Paolinelli, the founder and formulator behind the unique 3Girls Holistic maternity skin care line, the newest line of organic skin care for pregnant and new mothers. They discuss herbal safety during pregnancy, post childbirth surprises and staying healthy during cold and flu season while pregnant.

Get Some Scotch to Help you Through the Holidays

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Is your pregnancy making this holiday season more stressful than usual? We recommend getting yourself some Scotch. See why...

10 Tips to Beat Holiday Stress During Pregnancy

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Take a deep breath, Mom. January is almost here. Your baby will be here before you know it and pregnancy a mere memory. Until then, enjoy the holidays a little more and stress a little less with these tips for pregnant mothers (and all mothers!). 

10 Thanksgiving Tips for Pregnant Women

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Learn how to avoid common discomforts and hazards at the Thanksgiving table and find out what foods are best, and worst, for your pregnant Thanksgiving meal. Hint: just because you have a baby on the way, doesn't mean you should eat for two this year.

5 Ways to Glow Through the Holidays During Pregnancy

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Shimmer, elegance, warmth and glow. The holidays evoke them all. You can reflect the same during pregnancy with the following holiday tips and beauty solutions from our Maternitique CEO and founder.

Touching Pregnant Bellies Against the Law

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Would you press charges against someone who touched your pregnant belly repeatedly when you didn't want them to? A Pennsylvania woman did last month, invoking a harassment law that could be on the books in your state, too. Maternitique CEO Tara Bloom discusses the news story and asks you to comment: how do you feel about hands on your belly? Join in the discussion on Materni-Talk, Twitter or Facebook.

Deodorant for Pregnancy

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New at Maternitique are two types of deodorant for pregnancy. One is a spray; the other a stick. Both are free of parabens, phthalates, BPA, propylene glycol and other petroleum products, as well as artificial fragrances to offer all-natural, all-day odor protection without worry for moms-to-be about hormonally disruptive or carcinogenic chemicals absorbing into your bloodstream.

9 Gift Ideas for Your Pregnant Wife on Motherís Day

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Here are nine ideas for husbands looking for Mother's Day gift ideas for their pregnant wives. From stand-by suggestions I promise she'll love to new ideas too.

You Are Beautiful

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A sticky note left in a maternity store reminds pregnant women to acknowledge that they are beautiful. Indeed, you are. See it and smile. Then pass it on.

5 Personal Motherís Day Gifts for Pregnant Women

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Use these five easy Mother's Day gift ideas to celebrate the pregnant woman in your life. Personalize as needed and choose the one that's right for her.

Pregnancy Weight Gain Breakdown

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A look at the pregnancy weight gain breakdown, where the pounds come from and the average recommended range of weight gain. Worrying about pregnancy weight gain is normal, but you don't have to obsess.

Pregnant in the Sun

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Pregnant women get sunburned faster and 70% of pregnant women also develop hyperpigmentation, or dark spots on your face, shoulders and arms, from sun exposure during pregnancy. Learn more about your risk of hyperpigmentation and how to minimize the risk of skin damage from sun exposure during pregnancy.

Feeling Guilt During Pregnancy

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Guilt is a natural human emotion and it's normal to experience feelings of guilt for a variety of reasons during pregnancy. Explore and learn how to let it go.

Keep Calm and Trust Your Body

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You know the "Keep Calm and Carry On" meme? I've created my own version for pregnant women and women in childbirth. Great message for doulas and midwives.

Gifts for Late Pregnancy

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Here are six pregnancy gift ideas including stand-alone, pre-wrapped gift boxes, make-your-own pregnancy gifts, and a how-to personalize a gift just for her.

Preggie Pops Review Email

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Read the review of Preggie Pops from a mom with hyperemesis, or severe morning sickness, She found relief from the Preggie Pops that a friend gave her from Maternitique. 

5 Reactions to a High-Risk Pregnancy

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A friend told me she's pregnant and I'm excited for her. It's a high-risk pregnancy and she's only 5 weeks. What do you say when a new pregnancy is high-risk?

You Are Lucky if Youíre Pregnant Now

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Women today are lucky to be pregnant now, from better comfort to fashion to other maternity innovations. Here's a list of 8 reasons to feel lucky youíre pregnant today.

On Owning an Online Maternity Boutique

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My inspiration for owning a maternity boutique comes from the joy, beauty and wonder of pregnancy itself. But Iíve also wanted to create connections with moms-to-be, to help them anticipate motherhood with more excitement, less fear, and more pleasure, less worry.

One Motherís Words About Pregnancy Stretch Marks

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I know I'm not the only woman who has regrets after pregnancy about doing nothing to prevent stretch marks. See what someone else said on Facebook and weigh in.

Avoid Fried Food During Pregnancy

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Having fries with that? A new study shows that eating fries and potato chips in pregnancy has the same association with low birth weight as smoking. Read more.

Gluten-Free Pregnancy Resources

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If you have a gluten intolerance or celiac disease and you're pregnant or having trouble getting pregnant, here is a list of resources that may help you.

Know Your Pregnancy Skin Type

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To find the products that will yield the best results for you, you need to know your skin type, which can change over the course of pregnancy. Learn yours now.

How to Safely Treat Dry Skin During Pregnancy

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In addition to being annoying, dry skin during pregnancy is a sure sign that you're at risk for stretch marks. Learn how to treat dry skin gently and naturally.

All Worked Up About Stretch Marks and Pregnancy

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The topic of stretch marks and pregnancy gets me quite riled. I really wish I could stop women from telling each other that there is nothing they can do to prevent this scarring.

Tummy Honey Is Here

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You may know the pregnant bee logo but what you may not know about Tummy Honey is how many organic ingredients are in it and how thoughtful the formulas are.

Celebrate Your Beautiful Pregnant Skin

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My Pregnant Pause series is about taking 15 minutes a day to be mindful of and present with the changes pregnancy makes in your life. Today, the focus is skin.

Books for Pregnancy Reading and Writing

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If you're a first-time expectant parent, you're about to get schooled in a big way. Here are some books for your reading and writing during pregnancy.

Tea During Pregnancy

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Learn about the benefits and risks of drinking tea during pregnancy in this brief guide that covers herbal tea, caffeinated tea and specialty pregnancy tea.

Breast Stretch Marks Are Common

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Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers commonly develop stretch marks on their breasts. I did. Chalk it up as a lesson learned too late. Here's how to prevent them.

Nursing Bra Support

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Pregnant or breastfeeding women should have at least two support bras that will accommodate all of your growing needs. Here's a little bra humor for Friday.

Preggie Pops Drops Now Have Vitamin B6 for Morning Sickness

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These are natural lozenges to alleviate pregnancy nausea that now contain vitamin B6 to be even more effective against moderate to severe morning sickness.

3 Ways to Drink Pregnancy Tea in the Summer

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The health and wellness benefits of pregnancy tea are plentiful, but who wants to brew hot tea in the summer? Here are three alternative ways to take your tea.

Treat Acne Scars During Pregnancy

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Learn how to effectively treat red or dark spots on your face that are leftover from acne breakouts. Safe suggestions for before, during and after pregnancy.

What Are Stretch Marks?

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You know what stretch marks are. Or do you? Learn what stretch marks are, what causes them, who gets stretch marks and what you can--and can't--do about them.

Treatment of Acne in Pregnancy

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I know a dozen acne treatments specifically formulated for safe use during pregnancy. Ten years ago, there were none! Find out what they are and why they exist.

Rumor Has It Adele is Pregnant

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Have you heard through the grapevine yet that singer-songwriter Adele is expecting? Here's why I'm interested in following her pregnancy journey.

10 Ways to Cope with Heat and Pregnancy

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Heat and pregnancy are an uncomfortable mix. Here are 10 tips to cope with the combination of summer heat and your pregnancy symptoms.

Can Pregnancy Cause Acne

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Is it coincidence that as soon as your pregnancy test turns positive, your face begins to look like it did when you were a teenager? Could pregnancy cause acne?

How to Ease Pregnancy Discomfort

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From swollen fingers and feet to belly itch and bottom pain, this guide teaches you how to get safe, fast relief from the most common pregnancy discomforts.

What the Affordable Care Act Means for Pregnancy

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Obamacare is upheld. Beyond the individual mandate, however, the Affordable Care Act has real consequences for women seeking, or seeking to avoid, pregnancy.

Summer Pregnancy Survival Kit

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Enjoy your summer pregnancy with these items that help you alleviate symptoms that get worse in heat, plus protect your skin and body from too much sun.

Summer Pregnancy Skin

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It's the first official day of summer and warmer weather means it's time to adjust your skin care strategies to help prevent pregnancy acne and other issues.

Pregnant Tattoo

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For a woman who doesn't have a single tattoo, I sure write about them a lot. I look at them a lot, too. I think they're fascinating. This one is on a doula.

Welcome Pretty Mommies

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Pretty Mommies is a three step facial care system safe for pregnant and nursing women and recommended by dermatologists for treating acne, hyperpigmentation, uneven skin tone and more. Read about how it works.

Meatless Monday Kale Salad Recipe

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Kale is a power food, and especially beneficial for pregnant and nursing mothers for its high vitamin content, iron, calcium and folate. Hereís a fast, easy, delicious way to make a kale salad.

Safe Solutions to Treat Pregnancy Acne

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Knock out pregnancy acne safely with these brand-new natural skin clarifiers. I gave them the test, and have a review of both the clay mask and spot treatment.

Pregnancy Products Come and Go

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There are new pregnancy products just arrived, some close on the horizon, and others that we won't see anymore. Here's what's going on with pregnancy products.

Vegan Pregnancy Soup Recipe

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For Meatless Monday, here's a recipe for a vegan soup that would be fabulous for pregnancy. With arugula, tomatoes, carrots and avocado. Yum.

7 Ways to Enjoy the Second Trimester of Pregnancy

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The second trimester of pregnancy is usually a woman's favorite. Here are tips to maximize this time when you feel better and have more energy during this time.

Can I Use Skin Care Products for Pregnancy Before I'm Pregnant?

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Although made to specifically target problem areas of pregnant skin, pregnancy skin care products are less toxic and healthier for your body before pregnancy.

Pregnancy Shampoo and Hair Care is Here

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The search for professional, salon-quality hair care products safe for pregnancy is over. Finally, pregnancy shampoo and more deserving of our endorsement.

Becoming a Mother

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When does the experience of motherhood begin? During pregnancy, or after birth? As Mother's Day approaches, will you celebrate yourself as a pregnant mother?

Fear of Birth and Fear of Pregnancy

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There's a name for having such an intense fear of pregnancy and or childbirth that it's a bona fide phobia. Do you know anyone with this phobia? I do.

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