This post is sponsored by MercyOne Des Moines Medical CenterIt’s easy to feel helpless when your kid is sick, but you don’t have to! While fevers have a scary reputation, they are usually safe and actually help your child fight illness. We’ll explore this by answering some common questions. Before we begin, the below advice […]
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This sponsored post is brought to you courtesy of UnityPoint Health – Des Moines. The holiday season is upon us, and parents everywhere are searching for the perfect gifts for their little ones. With the rising popularity of electronics, even with the very young, it’s tempting to focus on buying gifts that our kids will […]
This post is sponsored by MercyOne Des Moines Medical CenterMercyOne Des Moines is highly known for personalized, interactive and comprehensive childbirth class options to help in planning for your baby’s arrival. They walk families through their options and give them tools they need need to develop their birth plan, also known as a birth communication […]
This post was sponsored by The Goddard School® WaukeeMost of us would agree that our world needs more problem solvers, but how do we create them? The answer is STEAM activities. What are STEAM activities? STEAM activities, which include science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics, provide children with hands-on opportunities to learn problem-solving skills while exercising their creative and critical thinking skills. STEAM […]
As we close out 2019 and plan for the future of Des Moines Moms Blog, we want to find out more about you, our readers! Our goal is to bring Des Moines moms the best resources, events, guides, giveaways, and information to hopefully make your lives easier and more fun. Your feedback is very important […]
This post is sponsored by The Iowa Clinic.Once you become a mom, you’re much more concerned about the health of your children than yourself. And the sheer amount of check-ups and sick visits can wear on you. But don’t let that stop you from taking care of your health and scheduling your own doctor visit.
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This post is sponsored by MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center Gestational diabetes (GDM) is a common disorder of pregnancy affecting roughly 9 percent of all pregnancies. What is Gestational Diabetes? GDM develops due to hormones associated with pregnancy that make your body more resistant to the effects of insulin. Risk factors for GDM include advanced […]
This post is sponsored by Commonground Iowa.As we head into the holiday season, we all become bombarded with food advertising. The truth is, shopping for your family and making healthy choices is getting harder and harder. Finding a trusted source of information in order to make healthy informed decisions for your family is important, which […]