There are handfuls of assumptions out there disguised as facts about pregnancy. Every pregnant woman deserves to know the truth about what’s going on with her body. That’s why we’re here. We’re myth-busting those pregnancy rumors, so you know exactly what happens every step of the way.
Giving birth is a nothing short of a whirlwind experience. It’s the official cherry-on-top to solidify the last nine months of weird bodily functions and unexpected mood swings. We know that childbirth comes with all kinds of excitement, emotions, and racing thoughts. After some serious quality time spent in the labor and delivery room, it can be hard to make sure you check off your mental checklist before you leave the hospital with your newborn in tow. That’s why we gathered the four most important things you should do before you leave the hospital.