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How to deal with coughs and colds while pregnant

Pregnancy can affect your immune system, according to the American Pregnancy Association. These changes may make it easier to come down with a cold or a cough during your pregnancy. The illness may last longer as well. Fortunately, the symptoms … Continue reading

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Get set to thrive this winter


In our neck of the woods, this is prime time for colds, influenza (flu), and other respiratory illnesses. While contagious viruses are active year-round, winter is when we’re all most vulnerable to them. This is due in large part to … Continue reading

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Baby (and mother), it’s cold outside!

After the recent blast of arctic air, you may be wondering if it’s safe for pregnant women to be out in the cold. The answer is yes—you can and should enjoy the winter weather. In fact, you have an advantage: … Continue reading

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