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07Nov/18

Lamaze For Parents

I chose a freestanding birth center across the street from a hospital to have my first baby in. Spanish has two mandatory phonetic contractions between prepositions and articles: al (to the) for a el, and del (of the) for de el (not to be confused with a él, meaning to him, and de él, meaning his or, more literally, of him). I am going to see a new Family Dr. in a couple of weeks and may try to schedule a visit to a GI guy.

As you near the end of your pregnancy you might find yourself wondering ‘have my contractions started, or is that just Braxton Hicks – or even wind?’ with every twinge you feel in your tummy. During my pregnancy with our second child we were scared to death for many weeks that our baby was in danger from my antibodies.contractions

It was tough, but I …