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...
2 days ago - MadameNoire
Inexpensive Generic Prevents Bleeding Deaths after Childbirth
An inexpensive generic drug has been found to prevent hemorrhaging in women after childbirth. The WOMAN Trial, involving more than 20,000 women in 21 countries, found that...
4 days ago - Modern Medicine
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...
7 days ago - MadameNoire
UN advisor declared female genital mutilation is nothing more than "gender-egalitarian surgery"
Most people agree that female genital mutilation is an abhorrent and disturbing practice. In addition to being extremely painful, the practice serves no medical or health...
7 days ago - Natural News
The Last Person You'd Expect to Die in Childbirth
The U.S. has the worst rate of maternal deaths in the developed world, and 60 percent are preventable. ProPublica
8 days ago - Medscape
Access to long-lasting contraception after childbirth lags behind demand
Before leaving the hospital after childbirth, more women are opting to check one thing off their list: birth control. The number of women receiving immediate postpartum IUDs or...
10 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
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.
11 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
24 Gorgeous Birth Photos That Celebrate Labor And Delivery Nurses
Labor and delivery nurses are some of the most hardworking and supportive figures during childbirth. From their medical care to their encouraging words to their comforting...
11 days ago - The Huffington Post
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...
12 days ago - The Huffington Post
Well Illustrated: Childbirth
Sometimes the birth we envision comes to fruition and sometimes it doesn't.
12 days ago - NY Times
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Trump Is Lying. His Budget Proposal Does Cut Social Security
Donald Trump lies about everything from the size of his inauguration crowds to his promise to provide “great health care for a fraction of the price” to every person in...
Donald Trump's Budget Betrays His Pledge Not To Cut Social Security
WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump 's proposed budget for next year would cut Social Security Disability Insurance, despite Trump's vaunted campaign promise not to make any...
6 Best Mineral Sunscreens To Bring to the Beach
Long days on the beach, bike trail or hiking path call for serious sun protection. Luckily, the Environmental Working Group recently released its annual ranking of the best...
No Fruit Juice Before Age 1, Pediatricians Say
Plus, they support limits for older kids and doing away with sippy cups for toddlers Related MedlinePlus Pages: Carbohydrates , Infant and Newborn Nutrition , Parenting
Chelsea Peretti's Twitter Rant About Commenting On Pregnant Women's Bodies...
PSA: A pregnant woman's body goes through changes. You do not ever need to comment on said changes. For astounding and inexplicable reasons, we still live in a time where...
Study Reveals Scary Link Between Daily Alcohol Intake and Risk of Breast Cancer
Screw apples; I live by the mantra "A glass of wine a day keeps the doctor away." But some concerning scientific findings are making me rethink this way of life. Researchers...
Do You Have to Worry About Getting Botulism at Your Next Barbecue?
After hearing the terrible news that one person has died and nine have been hospitalized with botulism after eating contaminated gas station nacho cheese sauce, we don't blame...
Anabolic Steroids May Tax the Heart
Weight-lifters using the synthetic hormones have lower pumping capacity, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Anabolic Steroids , Heart Diseases
Fewer U.S. Teens Are Boozing It Up
Study finds frequent binge drinking among adolescents has dropped in past 25 years Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse , Teen Health , Underage Drinking
Child Therapist Gives Gorgeous Explanation Of What Good Parenting Looks Like
An Australian mom's brief exchange with a child therapist produced a beautiful lesson about motherhood that all parents can appreciate. On Sunday, popular blogger and author...