Katelyn Holt RN, BSN, BC

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Katelyn Holt RN, BSN, BC is a cardiology nurse and freelance medical writer. Katelyn has 8 years of nursing experience inpatient and outpatient, primarily medical-surgical and cardiac. After having two children she has a passion for Women’s Health and Lactation teaching and support.

She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Medical Biology in 2006 from the University of New England and went on to attend an accelerated second-degree nursing program at Salve Regina University. Katelyn graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2011. Having dual degrees gives her a strong research background. In her personal life, Katelyn enjoys spending time with her husband, and children, daughter almost 5 and son just over a year.

Katelyn’s interests include patient education, helping patients have the knowledge to navigate the health care system and be their healthiest. In becoming a mom and learning to navigate breastfeeding, Katelyn has become a peer support to other mothers and one day sees herself as a lactation consultant.

Katelyn's Education & Training:

  • Bachelor of Science in Medical Biology, Minor in Psychology, University of New England
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Salve Regina University
  • Medical Surgical Certification, ANCC
  • CPR/ACLS certified

Katelyn's Work History & Experience:

  • Inpatient - Medical Surgical Floor at Lifespan Corporation
  • Inpatient - Telemetry/Cardiac floor at Lifespan Corporation
  • Outpatient - Cardiac at Lifespan Corporation

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Articles Reviewed by Katelyn Holt

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Discover the Best Tummy Time Toys for Your Baby

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Choosing the Best Marble Run Toys: What You Need to Know

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Best Bike Trailers for Kids: Enhancing Your Cycling Experience

Little girl wearing biking gloves

Best Bike Gloves for Kids: Top Picks for Safety and Comfort

Kids Pants Size Chart

Kids Pants Size Chart: Say Goodbye to Dressing Room Meltdowns

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Choosing the Best Baby Mobiles for Your Nursery

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Best Narrow Car Seats: Ensuring Comfort in Compact Cars

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Unveiling the Best Booster Car Seats: Detailed Reviews and Comparisons

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Discover the Best Affordable Car Seats: Top Picks for Budget Shoppers

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Which Infant Car Seat Ranks the Best? - In-Depth Review

3 Siblings sleeping in their car seats

Best Travel Car Seats: Lightweight, Compact, and Portable Choices

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Choosing a Preschool: A Comprehensive Guide for Every Parent

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Guide to the Best Art Supplies for Toddlers: Let's Get Started

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Best Pottery Wheels for Kids: Enhancing Creativity and Fun

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Top Art Easels for Kids: Find the Perfect Tool for Your Little Picasso

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What Does Baby Cost? The Budgeting Guide for Parents

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Stimulate and Entertain: The Best Stacking Toys for Babies

Mom teaching her son at home

Homeschooling Kids: Shedding Light on Home Education

newborn baby girl gifts

Best Newborn Baby Gifts: Reviews, Rankings, and Comparisons

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Unraveling the Science Behind the Best Microscopes for Kids

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Best Rocking Horses: Reviews, Rankings, and Comparisons

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Experience the Beach at Home: The Best Sandboxes on the Market

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Masterpieces of Today: The Best Baby Rattles

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Best Toy Tea Sets — Making Every Playtime a Teatime

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Best Maternity Dresses: A Perfect Blend of Style and Comfort

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Best Wooden Toys for Kids: Nurturing Imagination and Creativity

Two little boys pulling sleds in the snow

Choosing the Best Snow Toys for Kids: Your Essential Guide

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Effective Bullying Prevention: What Every Parent Needs to Know

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Revolutionize Your Space: How to Organize Toys

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Best Peri Bottles: A Must-Have for New Moms

Best Fertility Monitors

Which Fertility Monitor is Best for You? A Comprehensive Review

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Essential Guide: Finding the Best Mini Cribs for Twins

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Best Baby Monitors: What Sets the Best Apart?

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Master the Art of Organizing Baby Clothes: Simple Steps

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From Closet Clutter to Cash: How to Sell Your Baby Clothes

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How to Create Your Own Homemade Baby Laundry Detergent

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Best Drums for Toddlers and Kids: Boost Your Child's Musical Journey

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Discover the Best Baby Socks: No More Lost or Mismatched Pairs

Two toddlers playing in the bathtub

Bathtime Games and Fun: Creative Solutions for Bath Resistant Toddlers

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Your Guide to the Best Hearing Protection for Babies and Kids

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Discover the Best Baby Food Makers for Easy Meal Times

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Which Hiking Carrier is the Best? Expert Recommendations

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Unveiling the Best Baby Carrier for Twins: A Comprehensive Guide

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Best Nursery Hampers: Making Your Baby's Room Complete

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Your Guide to the Best Baby Bathtubs on the Market

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Choosing the Best Baby Monitors for Twins: What to Look For

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Tinnitus During Pregnancy: Unraveling the Mystery

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Unveiling the Process: How to Make a Baby Wrap

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Constant Hunger During Pregnancy: Exploring the Why's and What to Do

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Using Tampons During Pregnancy: A Risky Decision?

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Exploring the Best Child Leashes: Safety, Comfort, and Controversy

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Best Cloth Diaper Pails and Liners — A Comprehensive Guide

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Which Are the Best Blocks for Toddlers? - Find Out Here

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Essential Guide to the Best Mosquito Repellents for Pregnancy

Mother breastfeeding in the nursery with a night light

Best Baby Night Lights: The Perfect Solution to Late-Night Feedings and Changes

Mother breastfeeding in a glider nursery chair

Which Nursery Gliders and Rockers Are the Best? A Product Comparison

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Best Baby Grooming Kits: Essential Items for Every Parent

Baby boy with a head injury

Baby Safety Helmets: How to Choose the Best for Your Child

Mother brushing her baby's hair

Best Baby Hair Brushes: How to Choose the Right One?

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Which Creams Are Best for Pregnancy Stretch Marks?

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Baby Bath Essentials: What are the Best Products to Use?

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Keeping Safe in the Sun: Best Sunscreens for Pregnancy

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Best Deodorants for Pregnancy: What Are the Safe Options?

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Maintaining Radiance — Best Beauty Products for Pregnant Women

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Experience a Comfortable Pregnancy: Learn to Manage Bloating

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Debunking Myths: Kombucha Consumption During Pregnancy

Pregnant woman feeling sick and nausea

Experiencing Nausea During Pregnancy — What to Expect

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Exploring the Benefits of Pregnancy Stretches

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Beat Pregnancy Swelling: Best Compression Socks You Need

Baby wearing a sun hat on the beach

Best Sun Hats for Baby: Prioritize Your Child's Safety

Baby playing in a jumper

Best Baby Jumpers: Essential or Extra?

Hiccups During Pregnancy

Understanding Hiccups During Pregnancy: Causes and Solutions

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Top Nap Mats Reviewed: Find the Perfect One for Your Child

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Choosing the Best Detergents for Cloth Diapers: A Product Review

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Guide to the Best Reusable Baby Food Pouches: Leak-Free and Easy to Fill

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Discover the Best Breastfeeding Books: Your Guide to Effective Nursing

Best Humidifier for Baby

Securing the Best Humidifiers for Babies: A Comprehensive Guide

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Best Baby Towels - Ensuring Your Baby's Comfort and Warmth

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Top Picks: Best Toothpastes for Your Little Ones

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Your Search Ends Here: The Best Nursing Pajamas on the Market

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Is Dry Mouth Common During Pregnancy? Unpacking the Reality

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Best Kids Water Bottles: A Comparison of Top Options

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Ease of Use and Sun Protection: Best Car Shades for Babies

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Best Baby Lotions: An In-Depth Buying Guide

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Choosing the Best Baby Wipes — A Detailed Guide for Parents

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Best Baby Sunglasses? Our Top Picks for Your Little One’s Eye Safety

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Soothing Your Baby: Our Picks for the Best Baby Swings

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Which Sippy Cup Should You Buy? Top Reviews and Rankings

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Backpack Diaper Bags - Are They Really the Best Option?

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Top-Rated Maternity Underwear for Ultimate Pregnancy Comfort

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Definitive Guide to the Best Pacifiers for Babies

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Best Burp Cloths? Our Reviews and Comparisons

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Seeking the Best Diaper Pails? Your Search Ends Here

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Best Changing Pads: A Detailed Review and Comparison

Best Diaper Bag

Top-Rated Diaper Bags: Comprehensive Review and Comparison

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Glass Baby Bottles: The Best Choice for Your Baby's Health?

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Discover the Best Toddler Spoons for Your Little One

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Best Disposable Diapers: Your Ultimate Guide for Stress-Free Parenting

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Product Rankings: The Best Breast Pumps on the Market

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The Best Bottle Brushes: A Must-Have for Every Parent

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Best Bottle Warmers: Ensuring Your Baby's Milk is Just Right

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Best Nursing Pads: Light, Absorbent and Non-Irritating

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Best Nursing Pillows - The Key to Comfortable Feeding

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Best Baby Bottles: The Ultimate Buying Guide for Moms

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Storing Your Liquid Gold: Best Breast Milk Storage Bags

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Which Nipple Cream is Best for Breastfeeding? Our Top Choices

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Baby Weighing Made Easy: Discovering the Best Baby Scales