Pregnancy

Get to know about your pregnancy: what to expect week by week, tips for baby names and baby shower planning, pregnancy health, and more.

Best At-home Paternity Tests

5 Best At-home Paternity Tests: We Are Here With You In This Journey

Parenthoodbliss selects the best products based on real-life testing conducted by our staff, members of our user community, the contributors, as well as through research and feedback by experts; here’s more about our product review process. The details and prices are accurate as per the publishing date and we may earn commissions through the shopping links on this blog. Table of Contents Finding out whether someone… Read More »5 Best At-home Paternity Tests: We Are Here With You In This Journey

feet swelling during pregnancy

Swelling Feet During Pregnancy: Reasons, Treatments, and More

Table of Contents Pregnancy is a magical time accompanied by numerous changes that take place in the body. This “magically” journey as one says through the trimesters, however, comes with its own shares of experiences that reflect through the process. One such is the swelling, especially via swollen feet. An utterly discomforting experience, all thanks to the increase in the blood volume. Do not worry… Read More »Swelling Feet During Pregnancy: Reasons, Treatments, and More

Breastfeeding Positions

6 Different Breastfeeding Positions That a Mom Should Try

Table of Contents Even though breastfeeding is natural, it can be time-consuming to learn this process. With practice, it gets easier for both the mom and the baby. However, in the beginning, latching and positioning can be tricky for a first-time mom. Understanding how to hold a baby the right way and getting them to latch and then sustaining the latch throughout the nursing session… Read More »6 Different Breastfeeding Positions That a Mom Should Try

frequent urination during pregnancy

When does frequent urination start in pregnancy?

The unending urge to urinate is a common symptom of pregnancy. Especially during the 3rd trimester of pregnancy, this can keep you up at night. We have brought to you the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of frequent urination during pregnancy. Read on to know more! Causes of Frequent Urination During Pregnancy Increased urinary frequency in pregnant women is caused by two pregnancy hormones: Human… Read More »When does frequent urination start in pregnancy?

Epidural for labor pain

Epidural For Labor Pain & Everything About It

Table of Contents Fairly one of the safest methods of pain relief management, epidural barely reaches a woman’s blood and rarely affects the baby- a primary reason why 70% of pregnant women advocate the usage of epidural for labor pain. Not only does epidural minimize the infamous labor cramps but it also helps mothers stay active for the delivery. Even though doctors generally mark epidurals… Read More »Epidural For Labor Pain & Everything About It

what to pack in a hospital bag for c-section

What To Pack In A Hospital Bag For C- Section: A Checklist

Table of Contents While most of the mums-to-be start to pack their hospital bags via the pregnancy checklist in the third trimester, they often forget to pack for a c-section! However, we wouldn’t even dare to push it all onto them as it’s common for most checklists to skip a c-section portion. For this very reason, we at Parenthood Bliss have curated this article that… Read More »What To Pack In A Hospital Bag For C- Section: A Checklist

hypnobirthing techniques

What is Hypnobirthing? 7 Hypnobirthing Techniques for a Calmer Birthing Experience!

Table of Contents Pregnant moms would dread the arrival of their baby from all the harrowing experiences they have heard about online. Births are difficult and painful, yes. But the experience is a mixture of happiness, dread, fear, pain, and curiosity (if you are a first-time mom). Hypnobirthing techniques are a group of birthing techniques that you can follow a few weeks before your delivery… Read More »What is Hypnobirthing? 7 Hypnobirthing Techniques for a Calmer Birthing Experience!

why can't you eat during labor

Can You Eat During Labor? Read on to Find Out!

Table of Contents Eating during labor is still a topic of debate among birthing centers, hospitals, and healthcare providers. The main reason why there are so many conflicts regarding eating during labor is because of possible aspiration while under anesthesia. Most medical institutions or professionals enforced a “no eating” policy for women in labor during the 1940s. However, newer studies about the conflict state that… Read More »Can You Eat During Labor? Read on to Find Out!

IVF Babies Disadvantages

IVF Babies: Advantages and Disadvantages of Babies Conceived Through IVF

Table of Contents In vitro fertilization (IVF) was pioneered by Patrick Steptoe and Sir Robert Edwards in 1978 and since then has made a mark in the lives of couples who have trouble conceiving. Even though it has helped a ton of people to have a baby, it comes with a set of disadvantages and advantages. Here are some of them: 5 Advantages of IVF… Read More »IVF Babies: Advantages and Disadvantages of Babies Conceived Through IVF