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Top Technology for Mom and Baby

Technology has really evolved over the past decade. Researchers are constantly improving the technology we use in every aspect of our lives, even parenting.
Bringing home a new baby can be scary and with so many people anxious to give you their advice, it is very easy for new parents to get overwhelmed.
Thankfully, technology has stepped in to make the task of motherhood a tad bit more manageable.
TempTraq Infant Temperature Monitor It easy to get nervous when your infant feels too warm. The TempTraq acts like a gentle bandage that attaches to the under arm of an infant and wirelessly sends temperature data to your smartphone. For as long as 48 hours, you can monitor your child’s temperature without disturbing their sleep. The bandage is gentle and ideal for an infant’s sensitive skin.
Willow Smart Breast Pump If you are breast feeding, you’ll soon find out that breast pumps are a great tool for new moms. The Willow Smart Breast Pump has a unique design, setting itself apart from others. Each pump holds a bag that stores up to four ounces of milk, has a rechargeable battery, and has technology that tracks how much milk you have pumped which then sends the information to a smartphone.
Kaishi Fetal Heart Rate Monitor The best sound you can hear while pregnant is your baby’s heartbeat, and while you’re between doctor visits, you can rely on the Kaishi. Whenever and wherever you’d like, you can now hear your baby’s heartbeat. The Kaishi Fetal Heart Rate Monior will filter out the mother’s heartbeat and outside noises. This product is expected in the fall of 2017, so we you still have a few months to wait!
Remi Sleep Trainer for Kids Sleep is critical for a child’s health. This device has a friendly appearance that uses facial expressions, sounds, and lights to serve as behavioral cues to help children sleep better. For instance, if a child wakes in the middle of the night the trainer’s eyes are closed, the child should try and go back to sleep. You can program this through an app on your smartphone.
Bloomlife Smart Contraction Tracker When pregnant, you will be very connected with your own body and start to wonder if every twinge of pain is a contraction. The Bloomlife is a lightweight and slim sensor that a mom-to-be can fasten to their belly that provides immediate feedback and timing of contraction at home.
If you’re expecting, you want the best care team on your side which is exactly what you will get with Maternal Resources. For high risk pregnancy care, we are here for you, your family, and your baby.