There’s a lot riding on the mind of an expecting mom. Child birth and the prospect of raising a baby is one of the most exhilarating things on earth. How do you equip yourself for this task? Through useful resources.
There are tons of iPhone apps for moms-to-be. If you are an expectant mother, you will find that a lot of help can be found not just through forums and Google but also through iPhone apps built for expectant mothers.
Take a Look at 5 Really Informative iPhone Apps for Expecting Moms
#1. I’m Expecting Pregnancy App and Baby Guide
This app comes with timely information about every day/week of your pregnancy. It’s all about information: there are weekly pregnancy and fetal development videos to help you understand what you are undergoing. There are tips that can help you relieve or alleviate common symptoms. The app also features reminders and notifications and then there’s a weight tracking guide too. Most importantly, there’s a community that is out there to help you through the app.
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#2. Pilates for Pregnancy
Pilates for Pregnancy is one of the most-celebrated apps for expectant mothers. It’s a giant handbook of information on every stage of pregnancy, it’s a photo journal, it’s a video resource for all expecting moms and a handy to-do list and notes app.
The app is divided into three different workouts that have been crafted according to needs and limitations of each trimester. Enter your due date and it will give you appropriate workouts, notes and to-do lists for your trimester of your pregnancy. Tthe first workout will include a strict regime; it’s toned down in the second and last as appropriate.
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#3. Positive Pregnancy with Andrew Johnson
Built with an aim to help expecting mothers be relaxed and filled with positive energy, this app comes with a meditation audio program. Anxious about your pregnancy? Get the app up and running and listen to the tracks. The relaxation techniques, visualizations and positive affirmations help you be more comfortable, relaxed and calm.
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#4. Baby Names
Picking a name for you baby is definitely exciting – but it’s such an overwhelmingly lengthy process! Baby Names will make that simpler: access thousands of boy and girl names along with detailed information about each name (kind of an etymology). It will give the exact pronunciation, meaning, gender, origin and popularity and an array of search preferences to select the name.
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MyLaborBags is an easy way to manage and get ready for the due date. The app comes with three bags: Daddy’s, Mommy’s and Baby’s to help you prepare for the upcoming day. It’s not just adding items to the list so you can keep them ready but it’s also tracking items, keeping a list of their costs, location, packed status etc. The app also features a journal you can use to record your feelings and thoughts, anytime.
Pregnancy and motherhood can be quite overwhelming, especially if it is your first, or if you don’t have the support of an elderly around. We hope these apps can be your friends through this journey.