The first trimester is an odd, sometimes tumultuous time during pregnancy. You've tested positive, you may have already had your first appointment to confirm your pregnancy, and often, you're experiencing lots of out-of-the-ordinary symptoms. Yet, you don't look pregnant, you can't yet feel baby kic
The following resource is reposted with permission from the Lamaze for Parents website, which is chock full of information and tips for expecting and new parents.
By Sharon Marcus
Before your baby is even born, it is very likely that you will need to make a decision about when, or if, you wil
As we near the end of World Breastfeeding Week, we offer up this post to all the partners, spouses, friends, and family of breastfeeding mothers. Breastfeeding is beautiful, but it ain't always easy my friends. And without support from those closest to her, a new mom has a much more difficult time i
Happy World Breastfeeding Week 2014! This year's theme is Breastfeeding: A Winning Goal - For Life, emphasizing the importance of increasing and sustaining the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding. For some moms, breastfeeding support is easy to find. They have seen it growing up or ha
The following post is from Frances Verter, Ph.D., founder and director of Parent's Guide to Cord Blood Foundation, an informational resource site for parents seeking to learn more about cord blood banking. Parent's Guide to Cord Blood Foundation prides itself on providing accurate and balanced infor