Tag: pregnancy and childbirth

Better Breastfeeding: Tips for Expectant and New...

You’ve stocked up on diapers, struggled to properly install your car seat and put together the crib. Now you’re anxiously...

August 3, 2022

Nikki Spoelstra, Wife of Miami HEAT Coach,...

It’s an exciting time when there’s a baby on the way, but pregnancy can also be fraught with anxiety and...

June 22, 2022

Roundup: Nearly 30% of Teens may be...

New Research: Nearly 30% of 12- to 19-Year-Olds May Have Prediabetes The rate of prediabetes among U.S. teens and adolescents,...

April 8, 2022

Perinatal and Postpartum Depression: Identifying and Treating...

Anxiety, depression, stress. These represent everyday real-life struggles for women at child-bearing age and beyond. As a society, everyone expects...

May 5, 2021

What Expectant Black Women Need to Know

Pregnancy-related deaths have increased in the last decade in the United States, placing the country last among all developed nations...

April 15, 2021

Roundup: Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines Offer Strong Protection...

Pfizer, Moderna: Updated Testing Finds Vaccines Highly Effective After Six Months The COVID-19 vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech provide at...

April 9, 2021

COVID-19 Roundup: Risks Linked to Dining Out;...

Adults Who Tested Positive Twice as Likely to Have Dined at a Restaurant, CDC Study Says Dining at a restaurant,...

September 18, 2020

Coronavirus and Pregnancy: What You Need to...

Life in 2020 is not turning out as we had expected. Just imagine what it’s like for women who are...

June 2, 2020

New Moms With Postpartum Depression Face Unique...

May is Mental Health Month. Experts urge women with postpartum depression to make mental health and happiness a priority. Mother’s...

May 5, 2020

Pregnant Women and Coronavirus: Don’t Stress, But...

Do pregnant women have more to fear from the coronavirus (COVID-19) than the average, healthy adult? Public health officials and...

April 17, 2020

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Basics of De-Stressing: Identifying, Resolving Stress...

In today’s rapidly changing world, stress is all around us and it’s hard to avoid some form of stress sometime during the day. “Anything can...

Better Breastfeeding: Tips for Expectant and...

You’ve stocked up on diapers, struggled to properly install your car seat and put together the crib. Now you’re anxiously awaiting the birth of your...