Pregnancy and Childbirth


Watch Now: Children After Cervical Cancer

Anaelvys Espinoza-Ruiz was engaged to be married when she found out she had cervical cancer. While the removal of her uterus and cervix through a...

August 5, 2014 / 1 min read


Recording a Stroke on a Smartphone &...

  Stacey Yepes, a 49-year-old woman from Canada (pictured left), made headlines on Yahoo news and in other outlets for recording herself having a stroke....

June 20, 2014 / 2 min read


A Survivor’s Dream Come True

A diagnosis of ovarian cancer is scary.  But when you’re 25 years old, engaged to be married and had hoped to have children, it can...

June 20, 2014 / 3 min read


A Mother’s Miracle

This Mother’s Day, mothers from all over will celebrate the miracle of parenthood. For Qynata Henry-Nairn, 34, mother to 2-month old Olivia Nairn, the day...

May 9, 2014 / 2 min read


Test Detects Birth Defects

For every pregnant woman who hears her obstetrician say, “Your baby is healthy”, it’s like hearing magic words. Anxiety changes to joy – particularly for...

April 25, 2014 / 8 min read


Born Before Their Time

From the moment most women find out they’re pregnant, they eagerly anticipate the arrival of their baby.  They look forward to holding, caring for and...

January 15, 2014 / 2 min read


Break Free! Leave Restroom Stops Behind

Turn on any network news show on any given morning or early evening and you’re sure to see a commercial for a bladder-control product or...

November 11, 2013 / 3 min read


Big Advances for the Tiniest Patients

In our modern world of digital photography and social media, very few people have not encountered a photo or video of tiny babies born into...

November 4, 2013 / 3 min read


Oh Babies!

As the classic holiday song goes, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year.”  While it’s not exactly the holiday season yet, for thousands of...

September 21, 2013 / 3 min read