Women often face weight problems after having children.
After you have your baby, it may be a while before you feel motivated to exercise.
Anne Smith, IBCLC
The diagnosis of jaundice in their
newborn baby is often very frightening to new parents. They
immediately begin to think something is very wrong with their
infant, and may not be fully...
Freedom of movement can help women cope with discomforts of labor but is it safe?
Colds, flu and chicken pox are a
prevalent health problem in children and infants, but there is
one respiratory virus that can be particularly serious for very
young children: RSV. Find out more about...
Physicians found that signs,
symptoms and identifiable risk factors are absent in more than
half of the mothers of infants with congenital toxoplasmosis in
a national study of children with this disease....
When to worry, when to relax.
In preparation for your baby's next checkup, here are some
questions to help you evaluate what your child is already
doing, and what concerns or questions you want to discuss with
your child's nurse or...
It has become the topic du jour: Are we overscheduling our kids? Find out where to draw the line.
Concerns about labor run the gamut from "will my water break in my favorite restaurant" to fears about the intensity of the pain. Read on, and try to stop worrying. As the author points out, generations of women have walked this road before and come through with flying colors.
If your baby is in a breech presentation at 32 weeks, will
he or she stay that way? What can be done, and will a cesarean be
performed? Obstetrical Nurse Wanda Steele offers some