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How to combat spring allergies {Sponsored Post}

We are excited to bring you this month’s health tip from our amazing partners at Piedmont Healthcare! Spring is the season of warm, breezy days, leisurely picnics…and chronic sniffles. Unfortunately, prolonged hours outside in the springtime may be accompanied by itchy, watery eyes, stuffiness and a scratchy throat. But don’t resign yourself to the couch […]

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Advocate for your Care | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

Advocate for Your Care

When I became pregnant with my oldest (almost twenty-years ago, gulp) I was still a baby myself! I took a home pregnancy test but didn’t believe the results. Can you say “naïve?” When I went to my OB appointment, I remember asking the doctor, “Am I really pregnant?” and he replied, “You took a test at […]

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Parents: 6 ways to Protect Yourself from Sick Kids | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

Parents: 6 ways to protect yourself from sick kids

{Thank you to our wonderful partners at Piedmont Healthcare for this timely and extremely helpful information. Hoping you and your family have a healthy year.}  Let’s face it– children are harbingers of germs. And when they come home from school with a cough or cold, it can quickly turn into a health crisis for the whole […]

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Flu shot Can Save Others | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

Getting your flu shot can save others

{We are thrilled to partner with Piedmont Healthcare for a monthly educational series on health and wellness. We hope you find these tips helpful and informative. We sure do!} Did you know getting your flu shot can potentially save lives? Immunologists refer to a term called “herd immunity” or “community immunity.” Meaning if a majority of the […]

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Making Adjustments

Introducing the Mom behind our new “Making Adjustments” Series

{We are excited to partner with Dr. Jamie Michael of Michael Family Chiropractic for a monthly series on health issues facing you and your family. Today, Dr. Michael, a mom of 2 little ones, introduces herself to you!} Who am I?  That is a great question; and when I figure that out, I’ll let you know. Until […]

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Take Command Health Insurance

4 Ground Rules Every Mom Needs to Know About Health Insurance {Sponsored Post}

{We have partnered with Take Command Health to provide this information to you.}As moms, we wear many hats in our households: From head nurse to top chef to pep talk giver to personal shopper. We are basically superwoman. One of the more daunting roles we assume is making health insurance choices for our family. If […]

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Mesh Underwear & Other Postpartum Survival Necessities

Mesh Underwear & Other Postpartum Survival Necessities

When I was pregnant with my first baby, everyone talked about labor and delivery.  It was all warnings and just-you-waits and will-you-get-an-epidural and contractions and this-is-how-you-push.  No one…and I mean no one prepared me for what happens after the baby comes out.  The recovery, the postpartum experience, or everything I’d need to survive those first […]

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Neighborhood Groups, MOMbassador | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

It Takes a Village…or a Neighborhood Group

We’ve all heard the saying “it takes a village” used most commonly when talking about the challenges that come with raising a child. But what about the challenges that come with being a mom? Like never being alone (even in the bathroom) but having that constant feeling of loneliness. Or experiencing middle school all over […]

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