Screening for disorders

There's a good reason every new baby will have a Band-Aid on his heel—and it's not just because the state mandates it.

November 8, 2016 0

Packed and ready for baby’s big moment

Here's an easy list to help you prepare your bags for delivery day.

November 8, 2016 0

Breastfeeding troubles?

Some moms have used cabbage leaves and potatoes to soothe mastitis and plugged ducts.

November 4, 2016 0

Natural childbirth: Right for you?

A non-medicated birth plan is possible—you

October 28, 2016 1

The power of positive thinking

5 ways your mind can help you conquer the pains of labor.

October 11, 2016 0

Ever heard of placental encapsulation?

More and more women are opting to use their placenta after giving birth.

October 2, 2016 3

Why your newborn needs vitamin K

Whether it's a boy or girl, the newest member of your family can benefit from an immediate boost of this essential vitamin.

October 2, 2016 1

Stage 1, Phase 3: The great transition

This part of labor is sometimes a doozy—but you can get through it with some preparation.

September 29, 2016 2

To circumcise or not?

What you need to know about getting your baby boy snipped.

September 27, 2016 6

Adding a new baby to your family?

Some easy-to-remember tips can help everyone—you, your husband and your kids—prepare for the new addition.

September 20, 2016 0

A handy word for labor and delivery

There's a lot to know as you prepare, but one word in particular stands out against the rest: Flexibility.

September 15, 2016 2

Are you singing the (baby) blues?

And do you know the difference between the baby blues and postpartum depression?

September 4, 2016 4