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This article originally appeared in SoMuchYoga.com with a few additions and links made by Liza Janda for this blog. Congratulations! Pregnancy is an amazing, life-changing experience; and for many of us it’s a time during which we begin taking our health seriously....read more
Common pregnancy symptoms can really take the joy out of your pregnancy. On my prenatal yoga waiver these are the most commonly circled symptoms. The recommendations to alleviate symptoms or cure the problem are listed too. Anemia,fatigue: I learned about this one...read more
Scroll To The Bottom Of the Page For Resources to Find Help, and Recommended Reading, To Find Understanding You're In Good Company If You Are Experiencing Any Perinatal Mood Disorders Baby Blues - 85% of postpartum women experience the “Baby Blues.” Postpartum...read more
The definitions of Triangle include anything that is three-cornered. It can have three sides and three angles. So let’s look at getting the most out of this yoga pose called Triangle, aka “Trikonasana.” How far apart should your feet be in Trikonasana? Stand...read more
Bellies To Babies Pregnancy can create some real challenges to looking nice and put together without breaking the bank! That first trimester can be a doozy! Dealing with nausea, fatigue, and looking like you’re gaining weight can be a real downer. Your co-workers are...read more
On 9/22, my actual due date, I got up to use the bathroom at 5 am and my bag of waters broke. I was really excited that our baby was on his way. But the first thing that came to mind was disappointment that I wouldn't be able to labor in the tub. The risk of infection...read more
I have been practicing yoga for over 10 years, after I had a back injury I found yoga alleviated my pain so I have been practicing since 2001. Yoga has always been apart of my exercise routine. When I became pregnant with my first daughter in 2014 I started yoga...read more
Pregnancy induced carpal tunnel can be a painful hindrance to a lot of things, your job, your life, and your PRENATAL YOGA PRACTICE! The main cause of carpal tunnel during pregnancy is inflammation and swelling. There are a few things you can do to reduce...read more
Nesting On Sunday morning, August 14, I felt very energetic and then was completely exhausted at like 3pm in the afternoon. I cleaned the kitchen, bathroom, vacuumed, cleaned the oven, finished laundry and then was completely tired and exhausted. And I've been...read more
Good nutrition! Yes. That is pretty much it! Pregnancy, labor, and birth are full of the unexpected. But one of the most important things you can do to have a healthy pregnancy, a healthy baby, and a healthy birth is to eat right during your pregnancy. Good nutrition...read more