Health & Fit Dylan Dreyer reveals miscarriage insight from her doctor that helped her heal
The Inventor of Rocky Road Released an Entire Collection of Ice Creams Inspired by the Original Flavor
In 1929, Edy's made ice cream history… by adding nuts and marshmallows. (It was a simpler time.)Edy's—known as Dreyer's west of the Rocky Mountains and in Texas—has launched the "Rocky Road Collection," folding five other options in with the Original Rocky Road to create a six flavor portfolio the brand believes is worthy of the larger Rocky Road legacy.
In a new interview with Katherine Schwarzenegger, TODAY'sopened up about , and her journey to motherhood.
During the 30-minute episode of Schwarzenegger's BDA (Before, During, & After) Baby Instagram series on Thursday, Dylan got candid about the miscarriage she experienced between the births of her sons, Calvin and Oliver.
As she struggled with feelings of grief during that time, the TODAY co-host and meteorologist said her doctor shared something with her that helped her maintain perspective and stay optimistic.
5 Ways to Make the Most of a Doctor’s Appointment Right Now
Set the stage for a productive visit, whether it's in person or virtual.What’s wrong here? For one, you’ve only given your doctor part of the picture, and that means you’ll spend the first few minutes of the visit filling in the details before you and your doctor can start discussing a diagnosis and care plan. Second, the office is likely preparing for a single-issue visit and has allotted your doctor’s time accordingly.
"As my doctor told me, a miscarriage is not your body doing something wrong — it's actually your body doing something right," Dylan said. "Because something's not right with the embryo. Your body is doing the right thing. It's doing what it needs to do."
"It's hard in the moment, because you're so devastated," she said. "Having a miscarriage is awful."
While dealing with a pregnancy loss andstruggles, Dylan said her friends didn't know how to act around her. A good friend who had not experienced infertility confessed to Dylan that she didn’t know what to say because she could not relate to her situation.
“The fact that you can’t relate is amazing,” Dylan explained to her friend. “Listen if I feel like talking about it. If I don’t, know that it’s fine.”
How JaxJox is Pushing Smart Home Fitness Forward
P90X and Peloton taught you the home sweat. JaxJox's weights want to help you build muscle.
Dylan added to Schwarzenegger: “Sometimes you’re so exhausted talking about it.”
The mom of two has been vocal about her experience with secondary infertility and pregnancy loss.
"So many women are going through their own fertility issues,". "I want to open up the conversation to get us all talking instead of sneaking onto that baby chat room and scrolling endlessly through the comments hoping to stumble upon someone going through a similar situation as us."
Watch! Get the best news, information and inspiration from TODAY, all day long.
Here’s How to Care for Your Diabetes During the Pandemic .
It may be time to have some important tests.Diabetes happens when your glucose, or blood sugar, is too high, according to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. This may occur because your body either doesn’t make enough insulin (a hormone that helps regulate blood sugar) or doesn’t use your insulin sufficiently. There are two main types of diabetes, but they can both cause high blood sugar levels, which can lead to nerve damage, heart disease, and kidney problems over time. Consistently monitoring your blood sugar levels and checking in with your health care team for proper treatment can prevent that from happening.