Top Tips for Boosting Your Fertility

Whether you’re a man or a woman and you’re hoping to become a parent one day, it’s important that you understand more about your fertility and how you can potentially increase your chances of conceiving naturally. Unfortunately, even in the twenty-first century, infertility remains a fairly taboo subject and we have limited information about it. As a result, there are lots of misconceptions surrounding infertility, one being that it’s purely suffered by women. However, as many as one in six couples face fertility problems when trying to conceive and must therefore turn to IVF or other treatments to help, and 30% of these cases are due to problems with male fertility. 

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Live-In Care Safety

Over fear of infection, primary carers are feeling reluctant to continue looking after their elderly, dementia suffering parents. This has led to an acute demand to fill their caregiving roles either temporarily or permanently. For many, placing loved ones into care homes brings its own concerns of higher infection rates, lesser chance of dedicated one-to-one care and leaving them somewhere they are not familiar with. This is where we at Country Cousins are determined to help you by offering standard, advanced and night time live-in care for all of your needs.

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4 Tips To Help Parents Sleep Better At Night

Being a parent is hard work, not least because your regular routine goes entirely out the window. Those days when you can eat, sleep, and go out when you want are long gone. Of course, after a while, you get used to it. Your body starts to adjust to how hectic everything is, and as your baby develops, they start to settle a little too. Things begin to resemble some form of normality again, making it a lot easier for you to cope.

Just because you start to have a routine again, though, that doesn’t mean everything goes back to how it was. Plenty of parents still struggle to sleep well at night, so accustomed to waking up in the night to tend to their crying baby. If you currently find yourself in that position, you might find these tips helpful. With any luck, they’ll make it easier to drift off, allowing you to have the good night’s sleep you deserve.

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Sexual Health & Wellness: Lora DiCarlo

Lora DiCarlo is a women-led, award-winning sexual wellness and technology company, with a quality range of products designed by women for women. The brand was founded in 2017 by CEO and self made business woman Lora DiCarlo and she has recently been joined by actress, model, and style icon, Cara Delevingne as co-owner and Creative Advisor. In her new role, Cara will use her voice and platform to inspire and encourage humans to embrace their sexuality with positivity and confidence, sharing their unified values of unapologetically celebrating sexual exploration and working to de-stigmatise sexuality.

Lora DiCarlo created a storm when one of the brand’s products won a coveted robotics innovation award from the Consumer Technology Association, and the award was rescinded – kickstarting a critical public conversation about gender equity in tech and the right to pleasure for all people.

Ever since, this brand has continued working to change censored and archaic ways of thinking across industries, categories, and the media.

It’s inspirational to hear of such female focused companies, so naturally we were keen to find out more and see the products for ourselves.

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Top Hand Washing Tips For Children With Eczema

Keeping small hands with sensitive skin clean and hygienic whilst avoiding irritated skin can be challenging. 

The coronavirus pandemic has made hand washing more important than ever. Most of us have found ourselves washing our own and our children’s hands far more frequently than we normally would.

Even those without skin conditions have found the frequent hand washing and use of harsh alcohol sanitisers has taken its toll on the skin on their hands, drying it out and sometimes even causing it to crack painfully.

If your child suffers from eczema, then you may have found it particularly challenging to find a balance between keeping their hands clean and preventing their skin from becoming dry and causing an eczema break out.

In this article you will find out the best handwashing products and tips for washing your child’s hands to keep them both clean and comfortable.

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Pandemic Parenting Tips for Those WFH 

Many parents are finding themselves in the very difficult situation right now of having to look after their kids and work from home during the pandemic. With limitations to what you can do and where you can go, it can create an incredibly stressful atmosphere in the home and make it challenging to juggle parenting, housework, and your own work. So, how can parents manage during this difficult period? It is always going to be tough, but there are a few tips that will hopefully help you to manage and keep everyone happy while keeping your stress levels down as much as possible.

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Basic Introduction To Yoga Practice

Have you ever wanted to exercise badly but you couldn’t because your body wasn’t willing, but your mind was keen? And this is because of the rigors of having to run from one place to another or carrying bulky tools in the name of exercise. Well, we all feel that way, but what if you could exercise in the comfort of your home, without having to do anything strenuous. Yes, I know you’re wondering if it is possible. If you have heard of Yoga, you would know it is possible, but if you have not heard about Yoga, you’re in luck because I will explain it real simple for you to understand.

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How to Protect Your Kids from Germs During the Pandemic

 

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 Children and adults alike are getting tired of this pandemic. But here we, are heading into yet another lockdown in the UK. 

Kids were quite enthusiastic about washing hands and social distancing when COVID-19 was a novelty back in the spring. But now, that enthusiasm has long since gone. And who can blame them? Nobody likes being told to clean and wash up all the time. 

As parents, we have to do all we can to fight off that pandemic fatigue so we can keep our homes and kids safe. No matter how tiring lockdowns and social distancing may be, they are better than getting sick!

We’ve got some fresh new ideas to make it a little easier to keep your home clean and a little more fun to protect your kids from germs. 

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9 Tips for a Brighter, Healthier and Sparkling Smile

We all know that brushing our teeth is the best way to keep our teeth and gums healthy. However, if you need a sparkling smile, you have to do a lot more than this. This can include things like visiting the dentist and watching what you eat. Because the mouth is so important to our nutritional needs, we should form habits that will ensure our teeth remain healthy and our smiles are sparkling. Here are a few ways to do just that.

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