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    The Truth Behind Gestational Diabetes

    Diabetes runs in my family. My husband tells me it’s just our terrible eating habits that run in the family *eyeroll*. Regardless, I was almost positive that when I got pregnant, I would be one of the righteous few that would endure gestational diabetes along with ALL the other pregnancy issues. My mother always talked about her own gestational diabetes with both myself and my brother because that was her only issue while being pregnant. If you have recently been diagnosed with gestational diabetes or just want to learn more about what it is, continue reading… My Story My gestational diabetes was quite the journey. I remember my 24 week…

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    5 Easy Fixes to Your Anxiety

    Anxiety is an issue many women (and men!) suffer through. I don’t think I know a single woman who doesn’t have anxiety to some degree. I have struggled with generalized anxiety disorder since high school. Anxiety is extremely draining; it’s hard to just get through the day. Therapy has always been an amazingly eye-opening experience for me and I would highly recommend it to everyone (because let’s face it, we all need a little help!). While therapy is the best option for coping with anxiety, if you are looking for a couple of quick and easy tips to lowering your anxiety, then you have come to the right place! Slow…