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Lebanese Lifestyle Blogger, Rita Dahdah Fawaz Talks Pregnancy and Body Positivity

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Lebanese Lifestyle Blogger, Rita Dahdah Fawaz Talks Pregnancy and Body Positivity

Pregnancy is no walk in the park, especially when you live your life in the public eye. In today’s world, we’re curious about the lives of bloggers and internet personas as we are about the lives of celebrities. We talked to Rita Dahdah Fawaz, a Lebanese-Nigerian lifestyle blogger and a new mama about all things…

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Contraceptives: How Can You Prevent Unplanned Pregnancy?

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Contraceptives: How Can You Prevent Unplanned Pregnancy?

Because many of the things we think we know turn out to be mere myths, or because a lot of the time we don’t know who to ask, we thought it would be best to get the input and advice of an expert when it comes to contraceptives. Confused about all the available types of…

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The 6 Easiest and Natural Ways to Induce Labor

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The 6 Easiest and Natural Ways to Induce Labor

So, you’re now 40 weeks pregnant and the bun has been in the oven for just a little too long. As enjoyable as pregnancy can be, it is a long journey and by the end of it you just want to be done and are more than ready to meet the new love of your…

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First Trimester Weekly Meal Plan

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First Trimester Weekly Meal Plan

The beginning of your pregnancy is an exciting time and a great opportunity for you to nourish your growing baby. You might be surprised to know that you do not actually need any extra calories during your first trimester, but it’s rather more important that you focus on nutritionally dense foods. This meal plan will…

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11 Maternity Wardrobe Essentials

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11 Maternity Wardrobe Essentials

To all mummies to-be, get ready to embrace your baby bump. Whoever said pregnant women can’t look fashionable is wrong! You‘re probably thinking, ‘When should I start shopping for my maternity wardrobe and how much will I be spending?’. Relax dear, you don’t need to rob a bank. Besides, who wants to splurge on a…

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Pregnancy: Tips for Back Pain Relief

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Pregnancy: Tips for Back Pain Relief

Carrying extra weight during your pregnancy will inevitably put extra strain on your back. Luckily, there are a few steps you can take to help your body withstand the extra stress and also relieve the pain. Control Your Weight Gain It’s extremely important to pay attention to how much weight you are gaining on your…

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Breastfeeding Nutrition Plan

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Breastfeeding Nutrition Plan

Your nutrition during breastfeeding is very important for two main reasons: To make sure your baby is receiving all the nutrients it needs To speed up your postnatal recovery and help you get back to your pre-baby body quicker. If you are currently breastfeeding, you can follow this complementary weekly nutrition plan and see the…

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Top Picks for Expecting Mommies from Rahet Bally

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Top Picks for Expecting Mommies from Rahet Bally

Exercising Have you heard of Prenatal Yoga? We believe it’s one of the best things that you can do for yourself and your tiny, growing baby, during pregnancy. Prenatal Yoga is an excellent option when expecting. The yoga poses that you do strengthen your back, hips, arms and shoulders and relieves muscular tension; making it…

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MEET Fayrouz: Two Pregnancies, A World of A Difference

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MEET Fayrouz: Two Pregnancies, A World of A Difference

Things get deep and personal as we talk to our founder, Fayrouz Youssef, about her two pregnancies to understand how being more aware of your lifestyle can have a huge impact on your health and appearance. As the ‘always skinny’ girl who was eager to get pregnant at 23, Fayrouz knew very minimal information about…

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Pregnancy & Breastfeeding: Is Dying Your Hair Safe?

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Pregnancy & Breastfeeding: Is Dying Your Hair Safe?

During pregnancy and breastfeeding, we need to be extra careful about what we put into and onto our body, as anything that gets absorbed into our bloodstream goes directly to our baby’s bloodstream too. There is a lot of controversy regarding hair dying during pregnancy, because of the high levels of chemicals in hair dyes…

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Pregnancy: Morning Sickness Remedies

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Pregnancy: Morning Sickness Remedies

Just because you are pregnant doesn’t mean you have to suffer through your nine months. Morning sickness is obviously more common in the morning, but it can actually hit at any time of day, and during any stage of pregnancy. Unfortunately, it is something that effects 70% of pregnant women, so you don’t have to…

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What You Need to Know About Giving Birth by Cesarean Section

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What You Need to Know About Giving Birth by Cesarean Section

Medical reasons aside, many women nowadays will choose an elective C-section over natural childbirth. There are many reasons why – from being scared of the natural route’s pain and complications, to the convenience of having a set time. Each woman has the right to choose what she does to her own body, but are C-sections…

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