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Most Popular Canadian Baby Names 2012

October 29th, 2012 | By: Nancy Ripton
What Canadians are naming their babies.
Most Popular Canadian Baby Names 2012

When it comes to naming their offspring, celebrities always try to steer clear of the norm. But if Jermajesty (son of Jermain Jackson) and Blue Angel (daughter of The Edge from U2) are a little too out there, you can always stick with the trends and opt for what’s popular.

Air Travel During Pregnancy

August 27th, 2011 | By: Marjorie Greenfield
What you need to know before getting on a plane
Air Travel During Pregnancy

Hoping for one last holiday hurrah before your baby arrives? Air travel is a breeze for most pregnant women, but there are a few things to consider before packing your bags.

When's the Best Time to Circumcise?

August 27th, 2011 | By: Nancy Ripton
Here's why time is of the essence if you decide to have your son circumcised
When's the Best Time to Circumcise?

Circumcision is a controversial issue for parents and doctors alike. (The Canadian Paediatric Society refers to it as a "non-therapeutic" procedure because it's not medically necessary, although some families chose to circumcise for religious, social or cultural reasons.) But when you're deciding whether or not to have your son circumcised, it’s best to make the decision before you give birth. Here’s why:

Gestational Diabetes

August 27th, 2011 | By: Nancy Ripton
How to diagnose and manage gestational diabetes
Gestational Diabetes

Four percent of Canadian women will get gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) during their pregnancy. The good news? The negative side effects are easy to control once gestational diabetes is diagnosed.

Flying During Pregnancy

August 26th, 2011 | By: Sydney Loney
What you should know before you book your flight
Flying During Pregnancy

Pregnant and planning a plane trip? Here's what you should know before you pack your bags and take to the skies: