Health & Safety: First Response

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Looking for a Pro-natural Ob Who's Not Extreme "organic"--First Pregnancy, Help!

We just found out we're pregnant--Surprise!!! But we're excited, even if clueless. I was raised by a chiropractor so I'm pro-natural foods and things, but I'm definitely not an organic nut--I don't do extremes. I'm hoping someone can give me recommendations on Provo/Orem (Blue Cross/Blue Shield) ob's that are, well, gently natural, I guess. I don't know my call on natural birth yet, but I don't want someone who's first response to everything is going to be invasive. If there's an herb that'll do the trick, I'd rather take that than a...


Explain a Doula

I had an extremely easy pregnancy the first time around. Now as I plan for...

Body Changes

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Light Reading on Pregnancy Test!!

Hello Ladies, I recently took a Pregnancy test...I am late on my period and I ended up getting sick with a cold or something like that. I mean I had a sore Throat, fever...all that good stuff. So i decided to take a test to be on the safe side before I took some medicine. Well the Test i took was First Response...well I took it at night and I saw that it had a very light line showing positive. So I took another one in the morning and it was a tad bit darker then the first one. This all happen on I have been sick with...

Diet & Exercise

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How Accurate Are Home Pregnancy Tests?

I'm a week late (now 8 days) for my period. But the First Response home test (not the digital but the one with the lines) clearly says I'm not pregnant. My husband and I have been "trying" for about 4 months. I'm turning 39 at the end of this month. I had a copper IUD in previously. The month after that came out I had a 30 or 31 day cycle. Then the 3 months after that I had a 24 day cycle (exactly the same each time). Now it's been 32 days and I'm still not having a period. I know that I should just "relax" and wait another 3 days or a week...


Breastfeed or Not?

I have lots of questions about breast feeding...I am 17 weeks pregnant and...


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First Response Ovulation Tests

have any of you had luck using the first response ovulation tests? i used a friends fertililty monitor when i got pregnant w/my son, but we can't afford one of our own, so i was just wondering about any experiences w/the first response ovulation tests. thanks!!! (i also am charting my cycle and doing basal body temp in the morning)


Pregnancy at 43

What was your experience like? Did you have complications with the pregnancy...