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Labor and Delivery

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.

What to Expect After Giving Birth in a Hospital

Navigate your hospital stay by knowing what to expect after your baby's delivery and before you take her home.

Take Control of Your Birth Experience

Plus, the benefit of taking childbirth classes.

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.

When Labor Stalls

Does a stalled labor always lead to a c-section? Understand why labor stalls, and what to do when it does.

3 Reasons Not to Freak Out About Your Pregnancy

Some anti-anxiety wisdom that expecting mothers cannot hear too often

How to Prepare for Birth: 8 Tips from a Doula

Ready yourself for an easier labor and delivery.

Why More Medicine Doesn’t Always Equal Better Medicine

Sometimes less is more when it comes to prenatal testing and maternity healthcare.

Lamaze 101

A childbirth education course that focuses on increasing your confidence and providing reliable, unbiased information for a safe and healthy birth, rather than a particular “method.”

Ask The Labor Nurse: World Breastfeeding Week

What if instead we focused on how easy breastfeeding is for most women and how in this day and age, most people think it’s normal.

A Powerful Position

In our world – the world of pregnancy and babies – Penny Simkin is a rock star.

Stop Judging The Royals: We Were All Once First-Time Parents

8 ways to support and build confidence in all new parents.
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