The progression of 3D technology is laboring towards taking the guesswork out of childbirth. Standard tools such as ultrasound have been given a high-tech boost and are able to create amazingly accurate
Ahhhh, childbirth. There’s really nothing that can explain the experience. But cutting into one of these vagina cakes at her baby shower will certainly give a mom-to-be a frightening glimpse of
Photo by Shutterstock Flame retardants (PBDEs) are found in tons of products from toys and other kid items to infant car seats to furniture to the very food you eat. What’s worse, flame retardants
Photo by Shutterstock Did you know that it takes an astounding 6,570 days to raise a child from birth to college? And you thought 9 months of pregnancy seemed long. 6,570 days equals a whole lot of
A study published in the Annals of Neurology by a team of researchers from the Houston Methodist Neurological Institute and Erasmus Medical Center finds that women who are not able to make enough thyroid
Image courtesy of Shutterstock There are many theories regarding why some women suffer from postpartum depression and some don’t, but as of yet, no conclusive evidence that one single factor puts
Today is the start of World Breastfeeding Week, so we’re bringing you a recap of some of our best breastfeeding tips and info. Enjoy! If you’re expecting, follow our tips to locate a
One day after Kate, William and new baby George stepped out of the hospital, weekly magazine OK! posted the magazine cover you see above. As you can see, OK! mentions Kate’s post-baby weight in
Image courtesy of Shutterstock The debate about whether or not it’s safe for women to take antidepressants during pregnancy has been ongoing for years — and new research now presents a major
Pregnant Women Exposed to High Levels of Air Pollution are Twice as Likely to Have a Child with Autism
Image courtesy of Shutterstock Constant exposure to pollution, whether it’s in the air, water, or common household products, has been shown to affect human health negatively in a variety of ways.
When looking for natural healing alternatives and remedies during pregnancy, it’s hard to determine what is safe and effective for use with regard to a developing fetus. Given the copious variety of
As 3D ultrasound technology advances, doctors and technicians are increasingly able to use the detailed images and rapid prototyping to create true-to-life models of the developing fetus. (See our
About one in every ten babies in the United States is born preterm, meaning that labor starts before week 37 of a woman’s pregnancy. Magnesium sulfate has previously been used as an off-label
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