The family-friendly C-section

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

Patient Story

'It's not your time'

About 1 in 20 people survive sudden cardiac arrest at home. Amber Ciesielski, 32, survived—but she now faces a rare heart condition.

Patient Story

'This isn't normal'

A mom's intuition saved her unborn baby's life.

Cuddle power

Like hugs and snuggles? Most of us do—including babies.

Milk on the mind

Breastfeeding is often more complex than just "latch and feed." It can help to know what to watch for and how to respond.

Moms, dads and doulas

Today's mom has all sorts of options for labor and delivery, but one thing that never changes is the need for strong support.

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Your top stories of 2016

From inspirational to informational, Health Beat delivers you a daily dose of stories you don't want to miss. Here are the best of the best.

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Harmonious healing

Music brought together a pediatric plastic surgery team and a little boy who needed help.

5 tips for a great natural birth experience

Why is it trending, and how can you achieve what some women call 'the most amazing thing'?

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‘A blessing I didn’t expect’

Just moments after a C-section, Evelise was able to hold her newborn daughter, thanks to a new drape with a baby-sized doorway.

Pregnancy, the true stress test

A little knowledge about your family history can make those 10 months much more rewarding.

Seeding my baby? What's that about?

Microbiomes passed along to your baby at birth are critical in strengthening long-term health and immunity.