Oh, baby! 5 unexpected (but common) symptoms experienced during pregnancy

Pregnancy is an exciting time in a woman’s life, filled with countless physical, emotional and lifestyle changes. Pregnant women often do research, read books or consult friends and family to determine what to expect during those nine months and how to best combat the symptoms that may arise. While issues like morning sickness and cravings are to be expected, there are several uncomfortable, but common, effects soon-to-be moms may be less likely to anticipate. “A woman is going to experience numerous changes to her body during pregnancy,” says Dr. Alyssa Dweck, an OB-GYN, author and expert on women’s health. “Although …

Best Cradle—A Babe® Support

The Best Cradle by It’s You Babe is recommended by health professionals and combines superior back and abdominal support with adjustability and comfort. It’s perfect for single or multiple pregnancies. Three sizes fit small, medium, and large and support 90 to 250 pounds. The cool, open abdomen allows for frequent applications of stretch cream to a budding tummy. Visit us at JPMA in Booth #524. For wholesale  information call 877/ 661-9682 or visit www.ItsYouBabe.com. You can also e-mail info@itsyoubabe.com

ABC returns to Las Vegas October 17-19 2017, adds new Awards of Distinction program

Returning to the Las Vegas Convention Center from October 17-19 are juvenile products exhibitors and retailers gathering for the 15th annual ABC Kids Expo. Returning this year is the Awards of Distinction recognizing the best products from brands participating in the New Product Showcase. The New Product Showcase allows manufacturers to introduce new products to the industry in a showroom adjacent to the trade show floor. Companies have until August 31, or until the showcase is filled,  to submit products for the showcase. A special reception on October 16 allows independent specialty retailers and members of the media to get …

August/September 2016

About the Cover  Skip*Hop’s runway-inspired Chelsea diaper bag features insulated side pockets to fit bottles, sippy cups, and snacks. This day-to-dinner design also features a front compartment that flips down for a second look. Manufacturer’s suggested retail price is $100. For more information call 877-4-SKIPHOP or visit www.skiphop.com.