The Belly Bandit binder. I first came across the subject of "belly binding" (or abdominal binding/compression) when I came across a product called the Belly Bandit.
I imagine you've either heard of or actively participated in bringing a meal to a family who has recently given birth to a new baby. As someone who has been on the receiving end of such gifts, I can a
Dropping the Baby and Other Scary Thoughts: Breaking the Cycle of Unwanted Thoughts in Motherhood (Kleiman & Wenzel, 2010) is a courageous and compassionate examination of the scary thoughts that may accompany anxiety in pregnancy and postpartum.
By Katie Wise, reposted with permission from the Mother's Advocate blog.So, you just had a baby. You are still basking in the heroic act of welcoming your child into the world and you were stunned by
By Nadia Mohamedi, OTIS Teratogen Information SpecialistMay is a beautiful month. Flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping and BBQ's are firing up.