Fight the postpartum belly

Physical therapy is often a mom's best bet in overcoming that stubborn post-pregnancy condition known as diastasis recti.

December 9, 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

When treating infertility, vitamin D levels may be key

Those seeking to get pregnant should talk with their doctors about their levels of the sunshine vitamin.

December 3, 2017 0

Can your baby understand you?

Yes! A study shows they are able to connect words with their meanings early on.

December 1, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

The power of a connection

The story of a recommendation, an act of courage, a breastfeeding support group, Down syndrome and two moms bonding.

November 29, 2017 1

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

IUD may lower cervical cancer risk

Study: The presence of this birth control method in the uterus stimulates an immune response that kills off human papillomavirus.

November 18, 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
PATIENT STORY

New study scrutinizes birth defects

Michigan family hopes their participation in long-term, international research will shed light on their young daughter's medical troubles.

October 23, 2017 1

Where fertility tests fall short

New research suggests age—not testing—is likely the best indicator of a woman's natural reproductive potential in her 30s and 40s.

October 23, 2017 0