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"When Am I Due?" How to Use a Pregnancy Wheel to Find Out

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on August 30, 2019

Are looking for a simple and inexpensive way to find out when you're due? Try a pregnancy wheel, a quick and easy way to find out your due date! A pregnancy wheel is perfect for women who want to calculate and follow along with their pregnancy. It's a small, circular calendar that uses your last menstrual period (LMP) to help determine your due date.

They're also known as a gestation calculator, conception date calculator, pregnancy date calculator, due date calculator, pregnancy calculator, or pregnancy wheel calculator. These high-quality, easy-to-read vinyl pregnancy wheels will estimate your approximate due date in the privacy of your home. It can be easily carried in your purse or pocket.  

Besides talking about these handy wheels, today we're going to share some useful tips about how to find quality prenatal care for you and your growing baby. Because doctor's appointments are important for both you and your baby's health!

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Topics: Healthy pregnancy, pregnancy week-by-week, prenatal appointments, pregnancy health, prenatal development, prenatal care, when am I due?, pregnancy wheel, due date

10 Free Pregnancy Apps That’ll Help You!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on January 17, 2017

Technology and the way we get information has changed so much since smartphones came around. Still, you might be surprised if your doctor recommends that you check out apps for staying up to date on your baby’s development!

The 10 apps for pregnancy we list do a wide variety of things, from giving you free prenatal workouts to comparing your baby’s size to certain fruits! Here are some of our favorite pregnancy apps out there:

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Topics: Healthy pregnancy, pregnancy tips, pregnancy week-by-week, smart phone pregnancy app, pregnancy apps, pregnancy apps for iPhone, apps for pregnancy, pregnancy apps for Droid

The Top 5 Free Pregnancy Apps

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on January 1, 2016

Smart phones (like iPhones and Droids) are great for lots of things, such as checking your email & Facebook, playing games, adding fun apps, checking the weather, and setting up reminders for yourself.

But did you know that there are also lots of great pregnancy apps out there? We’ve put together a list of 5 free apps that we think are handy to have to answer your questions when you’re pregnant:

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Topics: Healthy pregnancy, pregnancy tips, pregnancy week-by-week