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About the Author

Sarah Melvin

Sarah graduated from the University of Michigan-Dearborn with a BBA in Marketing. She earned her master’s degree in Health Services Administration from Central Michigan University.

Sarah’s strengths are in digital marketing including online advertising, web content and social media – friends don’t believe she gets to go on Facebook for a living!

In her spare time, Sarah enjoys exploring restaurants and breweries throughout Michigan.

Contributor since May 11, 2017

10 posts

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4 Ways to Prepare Your Baby for Daylight Savings Time Ending

Help your child fall back into their sleep schedule.Read More

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This Halloween Will Have You Seeing… Teal?

Changing the color of your jack-o-lantern isn’t the latest home décor trend. It shows you offer treats that aren’t spooky for kids with allergies.Read More

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Losing Ramona – Pregnancy and Loss

A mother who survived and learned to live with the loss of her baby offers wisdom to bereaved parents.Read More

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My First Year as a Mom: What I Learned, and What I Wish I Knew

A new mom shares some lessons that go beyond the parenting books.

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Your Pregnancy Resource Center: Essential Articles for Parents-to-Be

Being pregnant can be overwhelming, but we’re here to help.Read More

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Pregnant? What to Ask Your Health Plan and Doctor Each Trimester

Avoid the unexpected when you’re expecting. Use our pregnancy checklist to remember what to ask every step of the way.Read More

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5 Ways HAP Helps New Moms and Moms-To-Be

Pregnancy can be stressful enough. Using your health plan doesn’t have to be.Read More

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Your Healthy Pregnancy: One Mom’s Nutrition Tips for Every Trimester

Newly pregnant or just delivered? Keep you and your baby healthy with these mom-approved nutrition and exercise tips.Read More

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8 Tips to Help You Through Baby Blues

Whether you’re suffering from the baby blues or just having a hard day, try one of these tips to give yourself a mental boost.Read More

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Pregnant? 7 Tips to Help You Navigate the Health Care System

Many expectant couples are so busy focused on preparing their home for a newborn that they forget a critical piece of pregnancy prep: their health care.Read More

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