For many, the holidays (no matter which ones you celebrate) evoke warm feelings about family togetherness and traditions. As you begin a family of your own, it will be your turn to carry on time-honored traditions or create new ones. Even if your baby is not yet earth-side, you can start fun family
As you begin to share the news of your pregnancy, and later as your belly grows, you may notice that people—even perfect strangers—want to share their “words of wisdom” with you.
In Western culture, moms receive most of the attention during pregnancy. It’s easy for partners to feel left out and insignificant. Yet both parents emotional needs can be involved in parenting right from the start.
Earlier this year, the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM), the professional organization for certified nurse-midwives and certified midwives, launched the Healthy Birth Initiative™ aims to maximize women’s opportunity to have a healthy birth using their own natural physiology while avoiding u
In the United States, this week kicks off the madness fun of the holiday season. Friends and family visits, favorite dishes and desserts, time-honored traditions, along with a little chaos in between -- it's all part of the season. But if you're pregnant and due near the end of November or December,