Simple treatment for severe bleeding could save lives of mothers around the world
An inexpensive and widely available drug could save the lives of one in three mothers who would otherwise bleed to death after childbirth, according to a major study. The...
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Midwife Interview Questions: Find the Right Support for YOU
If you have a low-risk pregnancy and want to have a natural childbirth , working with a midwife may be a great way to go. While there are some naturally-minded obstetrician...
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For many women, body image and sex life may suffer after episiotomy
Women who have episiotomies after childbirth reported having poorer body image and less satisfying sex lives than women who tear and heal naturally.
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Home Birth Safe for Some, but Not All, Women
Certain factors make home delivery too chancy, pregnancy experts say Related MedlinePlus Pages: Childbirth , Health Problems in Pregnancy
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I Gave Up Sugar to Cure Belly Bloat, but These 2 Surprising Things Happened
Giving up sugar for an addict like myself was one of the hardest things I ever had to do - and I've been through two natural childbirths! Yep, I am comparing not eating...
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Dates During Pregnancy: Do They Really Ease Labor?
When it comes to childbirth we all want to have an easy, short, and healthy labor and delivery. Luckily, there are a number of things we can do to help us achieve that, such...
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Ultimate New Mom Giveaway!
Growing up in Chicago, I always loved Oprah's “My Favorite Things” shows. She has great taste, and she took such care picking out the best of the best products for her...
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The Lamaze method of childbirth
The lamaze method of childbirth was developed by the French obstetrician Ferdinand Lamaze. It is one of the most commonly taught types of childbirth classes . This technique...
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Genevieve's Interviews and Guest Posts supporting the Mama Natural Book!
Whew! It's been a busy season for us here at Mama Natural HQ as we work to get the word out about The Mama Natural Week-by-Week Guide to Pregnancy & Childbirth . I nearly wore...
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Mama Natural Pregnancy Book Table of Contents
Here's the table of contents for my new book, The Mama Natural Week-By-Week Guide to Pregnancy & Childbirth ! For generations, pregnancy and birth have been treated as medical...
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Mom And 6 Sons Grow Hair Out, Donate 17 Feet Of It To Kids In Need
Phoebe Kannisto and her six sons made their latest haircuts a true family affair after deciding to grow their hair out together and donate it. Kannisto's oldest son, Andre, is...
New Genetic Variants Associated With Extreme Old Age Identified
Researchers have identified new genetic variants associated with reduced risks for cardiovascular and Alzheimer's disease.
Sleeping pills double the risk of a broken hip in 14 days
Taking benzodiazepines and so-called 'z-drugs' increases the risk of a fracture by 53 per cent after 15 to 30 days, according to researchers at Cardiff University and King's...
New technology aims to improve ease, accuracy of toric IOL surgery planning
A forthcoming innovation for a proprietary cataract/refractive surgical suite will make toric IOL selection simpler, more robust, and also enable surgeons to provide patients...
Do ‘Early Birds' Get the Healthier Worm?
Investigators in Finland found that morning people tend to eat better and earlier in the day than late-to-bed types. The result: a higher risk of obesity for the night owls...
Illegal pot use increased MORE in states with medical laws
The research, published by JAMA on Wednesday, is the first to do a deep review of data from before laws came in. They also found a spike in cannabis-related disorders in...
Scientists create 'artificial womb' for premature babies still
Working brain circuitry grown in a lab dish for first time
Researchers at Stanford University in California stimulated two different types of neuron to join up and work together as they would do in a real human forebrain.