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    New Consensus Statement Important Step to Reduce Unnecessary Cesareans
    Blog: News Releases | By: Lamaze International | Released: Feb 19, 2014 08:36 PM

    Today’s release of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) consensus statement on preventing first-time cesareans is an important step in closing gaps between evidence and the day-to-day care that women receive in pregnancy......

    Keywords: In the News

    Knowledgeable Pregnancy Partners Instrumental in Safe and Healthy Births
    Blog: News Releases | By: Amanda Osborne | Released: Sep 16, 2013 12:47 PM

    Men are often portrayed as panicked and flustered when a woman goes into labor and birth – leaving the mom-to-be in charge of the situation. But, dads or pregnancy partners can actually be a great source of support during pregnancy and on their baby’s birthday if armed with the right information and...

    Keywords: In the News | Birth Partner

    Lamaze to Parents: Get the Most From Hospital Tours to be Ready for Baby's Arrival
    Blog: News Releases | By: Lamaze International | Released: May 21, 2013 07:35 AM

    The pop culture image of an expectant couple frantically arriving at the hospital, with a flurry of papers and spilling bags makes for hilarious movie or sitcom moments. The reality is that careful planning and making the most of a hospital tour can help ensure that those early moments of labor ar...

    Keywords: New Parents | News release

    Mythbusting May Help Improve Health of Women of Color and their Babies (En Español)
    Blog: News Releases | By: Lamaze International | Released: Apr 24, 2013 08:19 AM

    News Release#PHP_59#Al romper mitos se puede mejorar la salud de mujeres de color y de sus bebésPara publicación inmediata: 24 de abril de 2013Contacto: Tara GoodinTeléfono: (202) 591-4041Dirección electrónica: tara@jpa.comAl romper mitos se puede mejorar la salud de mujeres de color y de sus bebé...

    Keywords: In the News

    Mythbusting May Help Improve Health Of Women of Color and their Babies
    Blog: News Releases | By: Lamaze International | Released: Apr 22, 2013 09:37 AM

    Washington, D.C. – Some of the most persistent and troubling issues in maternity care in the U.S. are the continued gaps in the health and wellbeing of African American women and their babies. While an April 2013 National Center for Health Statistics data brief reported some good news......

    Keywords: In the News


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