LaVie Lactation MassagerBreastfeeding, Reviews

LaVie Lactation Massager: A Pocket-Sized Plugged Duct Buster

Just when you think you’ve finally got the hang of this breastfeeding thing, wham, you get the flu. Or is it the flu? Fever? √ Chills? √ Body aches? √ Hot, red, swollen breast with a lump in it? Wait…that’s not a flu symptom. Mastitis – another one of those pesky breastfeeding complications, as if breastfeeding isn’t complicated enough all on …

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Pregnancy

The Pregnancy Complication That Almost Killed Me

Hypercoagulable state. To the average person this probably sounds like gibberish. But if you’ve ever been pregnant, you’ve had this condition. So what the heck does it mean? A hypercoagulable state means you are at an increased risk for developing a blood clot. So why didn’t anyone mention it to you during your pregnancy? Because even though pregnancy increases your …

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