Q:I'm nearing the end of my third trimester (yay!) and I keep asking other moms how to know when I'm really in labor. They all tell me "Oh, you'll know!" That's great, but it's not very helpful!
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Q:I think I want to have a more natural labor and birth -- or at the very least, I want the options available to me in my birth setting. What questions should I ask my care provider to make sure that
By Charlotte DeVriesThis post was originally published on July 13, 2007.I was headed to Minnesota a couple of weeks ago to, among other things, be part of a young womans wedding, a family friend wev
This post was originally published on March 24, 2007. My daughter Mary gave birth last week to her fifth daughter and our eighth grandchild. Baby Claire was born at home on Sunday morning, the day aft