Mindfulness-focused childbirth education leads to less depression
A study this month from researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of California, San Francisco shows mindfulness training that addresses fear and...
1 day ago - Medical News Today
Could Mindfulness During Childbirth Bring Down Your PPD Risk?
Labor and Delivery A new study has identified a surprising factor that could both make your labor more pleasant and bring down your risk of postpartum...
1 day ago - Fit Pregnancy
Laughing Gas During Labor: Is Nitrous Oxide Safe?
Nitrous oxide, a.k.a. laughing gas has been used as a form of pain relief since the late 1900's, although you're more likely to see it at the dentist's office than a birth...
2 days ago - Mama Natural
Olympian Sanya Richards-Ross Is Six Months Pregnant - And Maintaining A Consistent Workout Routine
Sprinter Sanya Richards-Ross is six months pregnant, expecting her first child with husband, former NFL star Aaron Ross. And while most would take it easy during their first...
3 days ago - MadameNoire
Mindfulness training during childbirth can help cope with labor pain, reduce depression symptoms
Mindfulness may be good for new moms. A study this month from researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of California, San Francisco shows...
3 days ago - News Medical
Paternal Instinct: Is Your Husband A Better Mother Than You Are?
If I'm completely honest, I took a very ambiguous approach to motherhood until I actually became one. In my twenties I picked out baby names for fun and imagined the funky...
6 days ago - MadameNoire
Judge Hatchett's Son In Suing Cedars Sinai In The Death Of His Wife Hours After Childbirth
Thank you to every person that left kind words, support and love through these challenging times! 4kira shameoncedars pic.twitter.com/AiYwBNOrOg - Judge Hatchett May 14...
11 days ago - MadameNoire
A healthy baby isn't the only important outcome of birth. A healthy mother is too
Injuries sustained during childbirth are real, and so is the trauma that can come from treating those injuries.
15 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Congratulations, You're A F*cking Unicorn
This is what I say in my head any time a woman tells me she “doesn't really watch what she eats or exercise very much,” yet still manages to be a size 6. Or a woman who is...
16 days ago - The Huffington Post
21 Raw Photos That Showcase The Beauty Of Postpartum Bodies
As family photographers, Aimee and Jenna Hobbs noticed a trend developing in recent years. “More and more mamas either were choosing not to participate in their family pictures...
18 days ago - The Huffington Post
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Vitamin D in pregnancy may protect babies from asthma
Researchers from King's College London found expectant mothers who take more than the recommended daily vitamin D dose have babies who better respond to pathogens.
German parents face fine for failing to vaccinate children
German officials plan to introduce fines of up to €2,500 for parents who flout the new rules, which will force kindergartens to report them to authorities if their children...
Ellie Kemper's Baby Only Calms Down When He Sees Allison Williams
Ellie Kemper's baby is keeping his parents busy. Appearing on “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” the actress talked about her adventures as a new mom. Kemper and her husband...