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Childbirth: What to Reject When You’re Expecting

Consumer Reports describes nine childbirth procedures often overused and not medically necessary when you're expecting.

Highlights from Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower Ever

Experience the highlights and excitement from pregnant moms-to-be as they attend The Biggest Baby Shower Ever.

4 Critical Design Considerations for Your Nursery

It's important for the nursery to be welcoming and practical for both parents and their baby, and this goes...

Diet and Gestational Diabetes

Eating potatoes before pregnancy may increase a woman's risk of gestational diabetes.

Pregnancy Age

If you've delayed having a baby till later in life, you're not alone. More women than ever before are...

Stress and Fertility

Can being stressed out make it more difficult to become pregnant? Here's what researchers found...

40 Weeks Trailer

The movie which explores the stories, emotions and physical changes experienced through pregnancy.

Sex In Pregnancy and Post Partum

Ana Paula Markel answers questions related to sex in pregnancy, birth and post partum.

Father Child Connection

Can the mental health of a dad-to-be affect his unborn baby?

Making Babies First Food Even Better

There's a lot of hubbub these days about the merits of breast milk versus formula feeding. No one should...

Eating Well During Pregnancy With a Food Allergy or Food Intolerance

Women who are allergic to or intolerant of foods like eggs, milk, nuts, fish, or whole grains often find...

6 Tips for Choosing Prenatal Vitamins

Most doctors now let their patients choose an over-the-counter prenatal vitamin. These days, choosing a prenatal vitamin can be...

Pregnancy and Sleep Position

Sleeping on your back late in pregnancy may increase the risk for adverse outcomes, according to a new study.

Treating Morning Sickness

What's the best way to ease the nausea and vomiting that often comes with pregnancy?

Swimming, Sun & Fun: 5 Pool Safety Tips for Toddlers

Summer's in full swing, and for kids that means spending time in swimming pools. Whether that's in your backyard,...

Home Birth Guidelines

The American Academy of Pediatrics' recommendations for protecting mom and baby during home birth.

Belly Breathing For Labor

Learn how to perform belly breathing for labor and then move on to coordinated pushing.

Cutting the Cord

Waiting to clamp the umbilical cord may benefit baby.

Car Shopping Tips for New and Expecting Parents

The arrival of a new baby comes with an onslaught of new necessities. From cribs to strollers to clothes...

A Guide For Mom to Set Up The Nursery

What's going to happen when you come home with the baby. Do you get a crib or bassinet? What...

Rhythm For Life Prenatal Workout

Perfect for any stage of pregnancy and all fitness levels, this workout will help you relax and rejuvenate.