U.S. birth rate records first rise in 7 years

CDC report also finds teen birth rate at lowest level ever.

June 19, 2015 0

An Amish home birth

During a recent snow and ice storm, I awoke from a deep sleep to hear...

June 9, 2015 19

How to choose your baby-carrying method

From ring slings to wraps, learn the ins and outs of wearing your baby.

June 9, 2015 6

The safe haven

Have you heard about this Michigan law?

June 7, 2015 1

Breast-feeding lowers risk of childhood leukemia

Mama's milk adds yet another potential benefit for breast-fed babies.

June 5, 2015 0

Ever heard of ‘babywearing’?

Your little one will thank you for learning (and copying) this carrying method.

June 2, 2015 5

Newer birth control pills may raise clot risk

'One has to weigh the benefits of using oral contraceptive pills against the risks.'

June 1, 2015 0

Leave this four-letter word out of childbirth

Relax ... there's nothing to fear but fear itself.

May 26, 2015 7

Do you want to have a baby? Part 2

Women: It's time to chart your cycle.

May 18, 2015 3

Not your mother’s birth control

Half of all pregnancies are surprises. Long-acting, reversible contraceptives can change that for adults—and teens.

May 12, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Baby goes home from the NICU

After 52 days at the hospital, baby Stefan is strapped into his car seat and driven home for the first time.

May 8, 2015 1

Mute your phone, mom-to-be

The sounds emitted by cellphones carried by pregnant women disturb babies-to-be.

May 8, 2015 0