Posts from Samantha Kauffman

Let the sunshine vitamin in

Vitamin D isn't just for winter—it can be taken year-round, especially if you're an expectant mom.

January 16, 2018 0

Change your baby’s DNA

All it takes is a hug and a cuddle to set your little one on the right path.

January 9, 2018 0

The family-friendly C-section

A cesarean section shouldn't keep mom from getting immediate skin-to-skin time with her little one.

December 26, 2017 0

Low temps, little bundles

No matter what Old Man Winter throws at you, a few smart precautions will ensure your little ones stay warm when you take them out and about.

December 14, 2017 3

New baby, new traditions

If you've got a little one on the way, the holidays are the perfect time to think about creating new traditions—and reintroducing old ones.

December 12, 2017 0

The extra organ

Amid the many wonders of pregnancy, the placenta plays a uniquely indispensable role in the health of mom and baby.

December 5, 2017 0

The home stretch

Hiccups, kicks, wiggles and ... eating vernix? Your baby is up to all sorts of things in the final trimester.

November 21, 2017 0

The cutest cantaloupe

Your little bundle will undergo monumental changes in the second trimester—and if all goes well, you'll be feeling on top of the world.

November 14, 2017 0

Watch your miracle grow

The little person inside your womb will make tremendous growth strides throughout the first trimester.

November 4, 2017 0

It’s a new NICU, baby

For the mom who can't make it to the NICU, there are high-tech and low-tech options to connect with baby.

October 24, 2017 0

Special post for moms headed home

Moms need to know what signs and symptoms to watch for after their baby has been delivered.

October 17, 2017 0

Breast milk, the original brain food

It's not just baby who benefits—breastfeeding moms may enjoy better brain health, too.

October 10, 2017 2