It's often one of the most effective ways to manage pain during labor—but is it the best option for you?
Period and fertility apps are becoming mainstream as women seek to take control of their reproductive health.
Two boys, both born early, fill the Neubert family with joy.
For some women, this painful condition arises within a few months of giving birth. Food choices and water intake are your best lines of defense.
There's no ironclad rule on when to bathe your newborn for the first time, but your little one might benefit if you wait at least half a day after delivery.
A specialized doula can serve a critical role in the days and weeks after childbirth—an essential period in establishing long-term wellness for mom and baby.
The FDA has approved a new medication specifically for postpartum depression. The catch: It has some tight restrictions.
New moms face a host of changes in a short period of time. It's essential they have resources to navigate the fourth trimester.
Hormones play a formidable role all throughout pregnancy and childbirth. And sometimes it's a delicate balance.
You might feel like you want to sleep all the time during pregnancy. It's essential to know how and when to balance out your sleep life.
The benefits of doulas, hypnotherapy and mindfulness are plain to see—even when you're royalty.
Alongside its central role in the biomechanics of labor and delivery, oxytocin helps strengthen the mother-baby bond.
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