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
Wait, what? You can eat and drink during labor? Yes, you can! In case you missed it last week, we published a new infographic created by Lamaze that shows the evidence on eating and drinking in labor -- not only is it safe for most labors, but it is beneficial for moms to maintain energy and strengt
Today's post is from Jennifer Slater, author of En Route Baby: What To Do When Baby Arrives Before Help Does. While the vast majorities of babies are birthed in the presence of trained professionals, it can help ease your mind to know what to do in the event of a "highway baby."
Lamaze is thrilled to share with parents everywhere the launch of our new online learning center with interactive, virtual classes you can take at your own pace. Engage with childbirth professionals and other parents virtually through all stages of your pregnancy and beyond. Online classes can suppl