Sleep and Wake During Pregnancy

Pregnant woman touching her belly.

In the first few months of pregnancy, the fetus develops a schedule of sleep and wake. This schedule has implications for sleep once your baby is born.

Puberty

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Whether you are delighted about it or terrified of it, puberty is going to invade your home. By knowing what is happening, you can better prepare your child. Knowledge is power when it comes to helping your whole family adjust to the changes of puberty.

First Words

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Mama. Dada. Dog. Baba. Gama. Papa. Ball. More. Cat. Babies will usually utter their first words between 10 and 15 months of life. Although it takes nearly a year for a child to speak, infants spend this year preparing to utter their first words.

The 5 Senses in Utero

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A frequent scene in sitcoms or movies involves a romantic sex scene with a man and a pregnant woman. The man suddenly becomes concerned that he will poke the baby with his penis during sex. So….Does the baby feel a poke?