Guest Blogger

Alison Finkel

Alison Finkel

Alison Finkel is a mom juggling the needs of her family, a professional career, and a bit of time for herself. She is the organizer of a local parent networking website and an active community volunteer. She lives in Evanston, Illinois with her family and two fat cats.

She is a blogger for HealthTap, an online health experience helping pregnant women and new moms make the best health-related decisions for themselves and their families.

HealthTap believes that the power to improve the health of all future generations lies in mothers making healthy choices and fostering healthy habits in their children.


Blog Posts by Alison Finkel

  • Tips for a Well-Stocked Baby Medicine Cabinet

    Tips for a Well-Stocked Baby Medicine Cabinet

    When our daughter inevitably gets sick or has a bad case of diaper rash, it is always reassuring to have the right supplies on-hand. But, knowing exactly what to buy was totally overwhelming the first time I stood amid the myriad of products in the aisles of Babies R Us. Over the past year, we’ve […]

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  • Morning, Noon, and Night Sickness

    Morning, Noon, and Night Sickness

    Nearly all women experience some form of nausea and vomiting, particularly during the first trimester of pregnancy. For some people, though, morning sickness goes on all day and night, day after day, and is especially severe. The condition is called Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG), and I was one of those unlucky people.

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