Cynthia Wilson James's blog

Working During Pregnancy

Most women perform some type of work during pregnancy—except if they’re confined to bed rest. Whether you’re working from home, the office or a remote location, here are solutions to the most common complaints pregnant working women experience.

Help for Queasiness/Morning Sickness

Including Dad-to-Be in Your Pregnancy

It’s easy to understand how a dad-to-be can feel left out of the pregnancy process. Here are a few tips to include him.

Doula or Midwife: Which is Best for You?

Before you finish your second trimester of pregnancy, someone will probably ask if you plan to use the services of a doula or midwife. With all the health-care decisions you have to make during pregnancy, deciding whether to use a doula or midwife can feel like another overwhelming task.

Dealing with Pregnancy Envy

Have you ever felt like if another one of your friends calls, texts, emails or put on social media her exciting baby news, you’re going to explode?

Healthy Pregnancy Over 35, So Possible

In 2012, there were more than 9 times as many first births to women aged 35 years and older than there were 4 decades earlier. Translation: most people know a new mom over 35.

First Pregnancy as a Stepmom

You are a member of the growing population of stepmothers who are pregnant with their first baby. You are faced with the unique challenge of having your first child with a husband who has children from a previous relationship.