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Ask the Labor Nurse

Ask the Labor Nurse

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Giving Birth at Home

Read this before saying "no" to a hospital birth.

Water Birth Safety: The FYI Every Pregnant Mama Should Read

A new statement questions the safety of water births. We dug deeper.

4 New Approaches to the C-Section Decision

Revised guidelines for docs that can help you sidestep surgery.

Motherhood Tip: Stop Trying to Be Perfect!

Why you should stop worrying about being a rockstar mom.

The New Downside to Epidurals

Considering the big E? The surprising side-effect, and how to make sure it doesn't affect your birth.

5 Labor and Delivery Reality Checks

From birth pain to epidurals, the inside scoop about what's really going to go down on the day you'll be giving birth—direct from our labor nurse.

The Perfect Doula

4 ways to find her!

The Beauty of a Holiday Delivery

Worried about going into labor on Christmas? Don’t be.

Giving Birth at a Catholic Hospital?

Things you need to know if your beliefs don’t align.

The Sisterhood of Motherhood

We can’t do this job of mothering without the support of each other.

High Amniotic Fluid During Your Third Trimester

Cause for worry, or not so much? Polyhydramnios (high fluid) is a rare condition, but here's what you need to know about it.

Your Pre-Pregnancy Body: Why You May Not Want it Back

Does motherhood change your body image?

From Spotting to Sex to Braxton Hicks

Answers to 7 questions you'll probably have during your pregnancy.
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