Fighting perinatal mood and anxiety disorders on multiple levels
Over the past several decades, it's become increasingly recognized that perinatal mood and anxiety disorders , including postpartum depression, are more than just "baby blues...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
10 Books That Should Be Required Reading for Parents-to-Be
What to Expect When You're Expecting is on your bookshelf. You've leafed through Ina May's Guide to Childbirth. You've even devoured The Happiest Baby on the Block. But what...
3 days ago - Fit Bottomed Girls
Long-term postpartum obesity may be due to reprogramming of maternal energy metabolism
During normal pregnancy, mothers always gain body weight within a proper range. However, many women worry that extra pounds put on during pregnancy will not be lost after...
9 days ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Where Doulas Calm Nerves and Bridge Cultures During Childbirth
In Sweden, midwives deliver babies. But doula culture interpreters act as bridges between midwives and immigrant women.
15 days ago - NY Times
Pelvic Floor Disorders Risk Varies by Child Delivery Mode: Study
Women's risk for pelvic floor disorders varies depending on their childbirth delivery mode, finds a new study.
29 days ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
Cesarean delivery linked to lower incidence of pelvic floor disorders
Compared with spontaneous vaginal delivery, cesarean delivery was associated with a lower hazard for pelvic floor disorders, according to findings recently published in...
1 month ago - Healio - 2 articles
Dancing class helps pregnant women get ready for childbirth
Stephanie Larson went into labor with her first child two decades ago at a freestanding birthing center in New York City. The midwives told her to do whatever felt good to deal...
1 month ago - Orlando Sentinel
'Young miracle:' Baby recovers from Ebola in Congo outbreak
'Young miracle:' Baby recovers from Ebola in Congo outbreak; mother died in childbirth
1 month ago - ABC News
Action Needed to Cut Disparities in Black Maternal, Child Mortality
Black mothers more than three times as likely to die from pregnancy, childbirth
1 month ago - MedPage Today
Breast cancer shoots up 80% for women after giving birth for the first time, study reveals
Childbirth has mysterious affects on breast cancer risks. Over awoman's lifetime, having children lowers risks, but after her fist baby, risks are higher, a University of North...
1 month ago - Daily Mail - 4 articles
The headlines of Master Doctor
Opioids linked to birth defect of babies born with intestines hanging...
Roughly 1,800 such cases are seen in the US each year, but the number has been rising and officials don't know why. Now, the CDC believes there could be a link with opioids...
Obesity means 'generation of children may live shorter lives than their parents'
The Welsh Government has launched a consultation on its first ever obesity strategy
Overprescription of Opioids for Elbow Fractures in Children: CHOP Surgeons
Patients only took less than 5 percent of the prescribed amount, and one in five did not receive any opioid medication to manage pain which could lead to opioid diversion.
Gay Fathers and Their Children Still Structurally Stigmatized: Study
Gay fathers and their children continue to experience stigma with potentially harmful physical and psychological effects.
High tech wearable sensor can detect hidden anxiety and depression in young...
University of Vermont scientists have developed a new movement sensor and algorithm that can interpret whether a child's movements indicate a mood disorder in seconds, instead...
Furloughed Workers In Need Of Help Have Started 1,500 GoFundMe Pages
While Trump continues the government shutdown for his wall funding, furloughed workers are crowdsourcing money for bills on GoFundMe As the partial government shutdown...
Target's Handing Out $20 Gift Cards For Every $100 Spent On Baby Items
Target's gift card deal for baby items is not one to be missed Babies are ridiculously expensive, right? Every time you turn around, they're outgrowing their clothes, needing...
Margot Robbie's Totally Done With Nosy Questions About When She'll Have A Baby
Everyone needs to listen to what Margot Robbie has to say when it comes to asking women when they're having kids Margot Robbie is extremely over being asked when she's going to...
Why you should never ignore an unusual rash on your child
Mother-of-two Bindy Scott, from Queensland, found out the hard way that the rash on her son Tommy's body was more than just a viral infection.
Go the Natural Way in Choosing Skin Care Products for Your Babies
This new year, making resolutions to keep yours' and your baby's skin gentle and safe, use products with botanical ingredients. The natural skin care products protect the skin...