PATIENT STORY

Breastfeeding woes? Time to chat—by video

A video chat with a lactation counselor helps new moms work through troubles they may be experiencing at home.

August 16, 2017 0

A lifetime of change

A nursing technician looks back at the innumerable changes in health care after half a century of service.

August 11, 2017 12
PATIENT STORY

‘He’s our little Superman’

Enduring six surgeries amid the most serious form of spina bifida, 16-month-old Jeremiah Nelson continues to defy the odds.

August 7, 2017 4

Sperm counts continue to decline in Western nations

How this might affect long-term male fertility isn't clear.

August 5, 2017 0

Can dirty diapers offer clues to the infant brain?

Certain fecal bacteria tied to better cognitive function at age 2.

July 31, 2017 0

Under the lights

New moms shouldn't fret if their little one has jaundice—it's a common condition in newborns and it's easily treatable.

July 29, 2017 0

In labor? Have a ball

An exercise ball can bring all sorts of benefits to pregnancy—possibly even shortening your time in labor.

July 18, 2017 0

Helping hands

A 'House Help' list is a great way for new moms to ask friends and family for help when baby arrives.

July 13, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Bringing out the inner beauty

Amid the exhausting battles, cancer patients enjoy a welcome pause to find transformation and courage in henna tattoo crowns.

July 10, 2017 1

Got the latest baby gadget? Follow the rules

A child safety expert says it's critical to respect the guidelines.

July 9, 2017 0

Popular heartburn meds don’t raise Alzheimer’s risk

New research debunks other studies suggesting that medications used to treat ulcers, reflux cause mental decline.

July 7, 2017 0

Letter to a new mom

Keep these 8 things in mind as you enjoy your newfound role. (Hint: Don't try to be Superwoman.)

July 4, 2017 0