Clinica Sierra Vista WIC
March 01, 2019
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The Many Benefits of Nature Themed Mommy and Me Classes

Are you stuck at home with an infant, wondering how to fill your day? Mommy and Me classes are the perfect antidote to any of that stir craziness or loneliness you may be experiencing and offer so many benefits to both you and your baby....more»
December 01, 2018
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8 Real-Life Mom Resolutions

"NEW YEAR, NEW YOU!"
I see this phrase everywhere, and I can’t help but roll my eyes a little.
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December 01, 2018
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Corporal Punishment, Spanking, and Shaming Officially on the Naughty List

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has released a new policy statement taking a strong stance against using spanking, yelling, or shaming children as forms of discipline....more»
November 01, 2018
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Could a Hormone Produced in Breastfeeding Protect Women Against Type 2 Diabetes?

November is Diabetes Awareness Month, and a new study recently released in the journal Diabetologia indicates that the hormone prolactin, a multi-function hormone related to pregnancy and breastfeeding but also important in many other functions like metabolism, immune regulation, and even the balance of water in the body, may also impact insulin secretion and sensitivity....more»
October 01, 2018
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Could You Benefit From a New Mom Mentoring Program?

A woman peered into the double stroller and asked, "Are they twins? Is that difficult?" I heard this comment often when my twins were first born....more»
October 01, 2018
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Humor@Home: Out of My Mind

Fatigue sure can make you think you're losing your mind. I've been known to fold a dirty basket of clothes, brush my teeth with Ben-Gay instead of toothpaste (what an experience that was), and take medicine meant for my dog....more»
October 01, 2018
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Miscarriage Risk May Be Increased by Higher Blood Pressure Before Pregnancy

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness month. One in four women in the United States will experience the loss of a pregnancy or an infant....more»
July 01, 2018
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Tune Out!

Toddlers Who Watch a Lot of TV Struggle as Teens

The ‘screen-time’ debate is one we hear a lot about as parents of younger children....more»
June 01, 2018
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The Surprising Science of Dads in Pregnancy and Postpartum

What comes to mind when you think about pregnancy, prenatal care, birth, and newborns?
It’s a blur of frequent checkups, peeing in a cup, peeing a lot in general, nausea, heartburn, crazy hormones, baby care, I’m so tired, and wow, why are diapers so expensive?
    Most of these thoughts are centered on mom and baby.
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May 01, 2018
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Celebrate Mom: Brunch Made Easy!

Gathering friends and family doesn't need to be fancy, and no matter what you serve, Mom is going to appreciate the effort! And with its prime positioning between breakfast and lunch, brunch is a lighter alternative to the typical dinner party—perfect for busy mamas needing something casual and fun....more»
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