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Real Moms; Real Results - The Beck Triplets and CPanty Recovery

Posted by UpSpring on 6/5/2018 to Real Moms; Real Results
Real Moms; Real Results - The Beck Triplets and CPanty Recovery
After struggling with fertility for almost 2 years, Christy found out they were pregnant with, not one, but three miracle babies! After delivering her triplets at 32 weeks via cesarean, Christy's recovery after a c-section was initially painful and slow going, until she discovered C-Panty, the postpartum underwear specifically designed for c-section recovery. We're grateful to feature Christy and her sweet triplet tribe's story in UpSpring’s 'Real Moms. Real Results.' blog series.

Meet the Inventors: Dede Woodman and Walking Wings

Posted by UpSpring on 5/9/2018 to Meet the Inventors
Meet the Inventors: Dede Woodman and Walking Wings

Meet Dede Woodman, one of UpSpring's founding members and inventor of our first product, Walking Wings!

The invention came to her after many days (and back aches) spent hunched over her 10-month-old son as he was first learning to walk. 

Dede thought "there has to be a better way." She created a prototype of the Walking Wings vest and within 6 months it was on mass retailer shelves!

7 Tips for Relief from Hip Pain and Pelvic Pain During Pregnancy

Posted by Kristi Hightower on 4/26/2018 to Pre-Natal
7 Tips for Relief from Hip Pain and Pelvic Pain During Pregnancy
If you’ve tried everything on this list and nothing seems to give you relief, remember being uncomfortable during pregnancy is totally normal and your pelvic and hip pain won’t last forever. Here are 7 easy ways to minimize your discomfort.

Why Do I Still Have a Post-Baby Belly 1 Year After Giving Birth?

Posted by Kristi Hightower on 3/29/2018 to C-Section
Why Do I Still Have a Post-Baby Belly 1 Year After Giving Birth?
Discover some of the reasons why you still have a post-baby belly 1 year after giving birth and the common reasons women struggle to get a flat stomach. After delivering a baby...your body is going to need some time to heal. Most doctors will clear you for exercise on average 6–8 weeks postpartum, but your body will still need some time to ease back into it.

How To Increase Breastmilk Supply

Posted by UpSpring on 3/16/2018 to Breastfeeding
How To Increase Breastmilk Supply


One of the biggest concerns breastfeeding moms have is, ‘is my baby getting enough to eat?’ With a low milk supply, it can make providing steady food for baby difficult. We spoke with one of our certified Lactation Consultants, Linda Hill, for advice on how moms can increase their breast milk supply.Moms produce breast milk at different rates and can, as the baby progresses in age, start to produce less milk. No matter what stage mom is in, if she is seeking to breastfeed, but her supply is low, this can be very frustrating. Here are a few ways mom can work on producing more milk:

1. Maintain The Activity

How Much Should a Newborn Eat

Posted by UpSpring and Linda Hill, IBCLC on 3/7/2018 to Breastfeeding
How Much Should a Newborn Eat

How much should a newborn eat is on the mind of nearly all new moms. They say a well-fed baby is a happy baby, but how much breast milk should your baby really be consuming? The answer is, it all depends. There are a number of important contributing factors to consider. Some of these factors include the age and size of the baby, the number of feedings a day and mom’s breast milk production rate.

Losing Baby Weight: How to Tone Your Tummy after a C-section

Posted by Erin Elizabeth on 2/12/2018 to C-Section
Losing Baby Weight: How to Tone Your Tummy after a C-section
After 9 months of pregnancy, give your body grace as getting your body back after pregnancy and c-section can take more time and care than you may think. Try these tips to lose the baby weight and tone your tummy after a c-section.

Speed up Postpartum Recovery with Activated Bamboo Charcoal in Compression Garments

Posted by Kristi Godwin on 1/30/2018 to C-Section
Speed up Postpartum Recovery with Activated Bamboo Charcoal in Compression Garments
Bouncing back after baby can be a longer process than most moms realize. After 9 long months, finding the right compression garments for your postpartum recovery is the key to getting your body back after pregnancy. Look for items made with bamboo charcoal fiber to speed up recovery. Read more