pregnancy

Pregnancy resource center offers free ultrasound

Pregnancy resource center offers free ultrasound

Starting next month, women who know or suspect they are pregnant can take advantage of a free, new medical resource at the Pregnancy Resource Center of Navarre (PRCN): an ultrasound machine. The center, located in Suite 6 of Harvest Village at 7552 Navarre Parkway, has secured the machine with $25,000 in donations, half from the […]

4D Ultrasound offers new view of baby

4D Ultrasound offers new view of baby

For many mothers, seeing their baby’s face for the first time is a powerful experience. With ever-growing technology, that glimpse is becoming more detailed. High-definition, 4D ultrasounds allow moms and dads (and siblings) to see an unborn baby in amazing detail. From the shape of the nose to the fingers, these ultrasounds offer an almost […]

Why pregnancy is a superpower, not a handicap

Why pregnancy is a superpower, not a handicap

All of your senses are heightened during pregnancy. You know who else has heightened senses? Spiderman! Does that mean being pregnant is like being a superhero? “It’s the most fantastic way to think of it,” said Dr. Erika Schneider, OB/GYN physician at Baptist Health Group in Pensacola. “It’s essentially a living foreign body inside of […]

New resources coming for pregnant Navarre women

New resources coming for pregnant Navarre women

When the couple setup a free ultrasound with Safe Harbor pregnancy resource center in Pensacola, they had one option in mind. Abortion. Unemployed and homeless, they thought they had no way to provide for a baby. Then they heard the heart beat and saw movement on the screen. Close to tears, the father whispered in […]

Pregnancy center born as a ‘God thing’

Pregnancy center born as a ‘God thing’

The famous saying by Lao Tzu, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with one step,” adorns the walls of one of Navarre’s newest businesses: the Navarre Pregnancy Resource Center. The center is a satellite office of the Fort Walton Beach-based nonprofit, LIFE, Inc. (Life Is For Everyone) which describes its mission as providing an […]

Pregnancy fitness advice gets an overhaul

Pregnancy fitness advice gets an overhaul

“Giving birth is pretty much like a workout and exercising while pregnant is like training for it,” said Navarre resident Krista Keeler. Keeler was a collegiate athlete and currently works out at Commando CrossFit on Hurlburt Field. She is 22 weeks pregnant. Keeler is part of a movement of pregnant women who are maintaining their […]