Second Trimester

The Dish on Dizziness During Pregnancy

Are you an expectant mom experiencing dizzy spells? Learn about dizziness during pregnancy and ways to prevent it from occurring.

Baby Bumps on the Road

The joy of the holidays isn’t the only reason you’re glowing as the festive season approaches. Traveling to show off your baby belly to friends and family is perfectly acceptable, as long as you stay safe and comfortable.

How to Pamper Yourself During Pregnancy

Treat yourself to spa services when you are expecting a new arrival.

Safe Traveling During Pregnancy

Take time to get out of town before baby arrives. Traveling during pregnancy is safe if you take the proper precautions.

Bump Bonding

Between conception and birth, you will spend nine months living in close quarters with your unborn child. Make the most of that time with simple bonding exercises to bring your family closer together before you meet face to face.

Sleeping for Two

As pregnancy progresses, heartburn, backaches and a growing baby bump all contribute to restless nights. If a good night’s sleep is becoming increasingly elusive, here is what you need to know.

Navigating the Ups and Downs of Pregnancy Emotions

Feel like you’re riding an emotional rollercoaster? You’re not alone—most moms-to-be experience mood swings during their pregnancies.

Get Some Support During Pregnancy

Back pain, swelling and varicose veins—oh my! Pregnancy can come with some uncomfortable symptoms, but maternity support garments can help ease those growing pains.

Work That Glow

Pregnancy is prime time for radiant skin, and following a few key tips can help you look extra polished.

Hair Changes and Pregnancy

If your hair feels different during pregnancy, you’re experiencing common changes that can affect women who are expecting.

As you approach the midpoint of your pregnancy, it’s time to start thinking about where you will deliver your little miracle. Having a baby is one of life’s most joyous experiences. Barstow Community Hospital makes it even more memorable with extra pampering and special touches such as a cozy recliner, private shower, Wi-Fi bedside Internet access, a congratulatory meal and a private birthing room (the only hospital in the High Desert that provides private rooms). To learn more about our birthing suites, visit BarstowHospital.com.

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