During Pregnancy

Summer pregnancy

Summer pregnancy

Being pregnant can be both wonderful and stressful all year round but pregnant women should be more careful in the summer.

July 11, 2021
Dangers of pregnancy

Dangers of pregnancy

Future moms wonder if they can eat sushi, drink their morning coffee or change their cat’s litter box. Here is a useful guide to help them.

November 1, 2020
Stress and prenatal tests

Stress and prenatal tests

You were probably nervous in the minutes that preceded the result of your pregnancy test so you can imagine the stress that surrounds prenatal screening tests or amniocentesis!

April 20, 2020
Pregnancy a trimester at a time

Pregnancy a trimester at a time

It was previously believed that musculoskeletal pain associated with pregnancy was an integral part of the changes that women face. We now know that these discomforts can be prevented and mitigated.

April 20, 2020
Pregnancy weight gain

Pregnancy weight gain

Most pregnant women have concerns about their pregnancy weight gain. Am I gaining too much? Am I gaining enough? Will I be able to lose it all?

February 17, 2020
Bed rest during pregnancy

Bed rest during pregnancy

Has your doctor put you on bed rest until the end of your pregnancy? Are you worried you won't be ready for baby's arrival? Are you thinking "how will I survive this?" Motherforlife.com will ease those worries!

November 18, 2019
When baby kicks

When baby kicks

Feeling a baby as he kicks, has hiccups or dances to your music is one of the great joys of pregnancy. What happens when your big bump moves?

August 27, 2018
10 beauty tips for pregnant women

10 beauty tips for pregnant women

Being pregnant changes every inch of us and some changes cause discomforts that cannot be solved with our usual routine. Here are the best tips to pamper a mother-to-be.

May 21, 2018
Streptococcus B

Streptococcus B

It is through an exclusive article that Dr. Nathalie Fiset shares some recommendations about the Streptococcus B virus.

November 24, 2013
The nuchal translucency (NT) ultrasound

The nuchal translucency (NT) ultrasound

The nuchal translucency (NT) test doesn’t pose any risk to the mother or the fetus as it is an ultrasound. It determines the risk of genetic abnormalities, including Down syndrome.

November 21, 2012
Ectopic pregnancy

Ectopic pregnancy

Ectopic pregnancy affects 2% of all pregnancies and is the leading cause of maternal mortality.

March 2, 2012
Would you like a little drink, mom?

Would you like a little drink, mom?

The holiday season is a festive period during which there are plenty of occasions to drink. It is best to take some precautions, especially if you are a future mom.

December 18, 2011
Am I pregnant?

Am I pregnant?

Here is a list of subtle and early signs of pregnancy. They are subtle in some women and early in others. Let’s see.

September 30, 2011
Tobacco use during pregnancy

Tobacco use during pregnancy

Newborns who have been exposed to tobacco during pregnancy generally weigh less, are smaller in height, and have smaller heads and brains. Something to seriously think about.

August 19, 2011

This week
Traveling by car with children

A car trip with children isn’t always easy! We explore the safety rules to follow and share tips and tricks you can use along the way to distract them and to ensure you have a great trip!

The benefits of taking a nap

We know how important napping is for our little ones, but did you know that naps can be just as beneficial for us parents as it is for them? Well that’s good news parents will be happy about!

10 ways to stimulate children's creativity

“Imagination is more important than knowledge”, said Einstein. In fact, imagination is not only an amazing tool, it also guarantees that your child will never run out of ideas and resources.

Beware of heat stroke!

Heat strokes occur more often in babies and elderlies. Because it can be life-threatening, it must be treated quickly.