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Dealing with loneliness?
I'm almost 27 years old, a day short of 10 weeks along and I'm suffering from some extreme sadness. I'm also battling a cold which isn't making it any
Vaginal Birth After Having a C-Section (VBAC)
Learn the facts about VBAC so you can decide if this is right for you. You had a cesarean section with your first baby. Now you're pregnant again an
The 3 Stages of Labor
Find out what to expect when it’s time for baby. Labor and delivery sounds straightforward. Your cervix dilates, you push and the baby comes o
Here Comes Baby! Signs and Symptoms of Labor
Find out how to tell the difference between real signs of labor and false alarms. Many pregnant women expect a textbook-perfect labor. The obvious s
Group B Strep Test
Group B strep can be passed from mother to child during birth and cause life-threatening infection in the newborn. Find out about testing. At some t
Elective C-Section: Weighing the Pros and Cons
Unnecessary surgery can pose risks for mother and baby. By now you are probably starting to develop a plan for your delivery day. In most bir
Doulas: Helping Hands for Childbirth
Learn about a doula’s role during labor and delivery. In many societies throughout history, women have helped other women give birth. They pre
Preparing Siblings for a New Baby
Tips to help you deliver the news that someone is going to be a big brother or a big sister. Congratulations, you’re going to be a parent &mda
When is an episiotomy a choice versus a necessity? Being pregnant is an exciting and anxious time. You may want to jump straight to picking out name
Cesarean Section: Your Questions Answered
What to expect if you’re having a C-section. A cesarean section, commonly called a C-section, is a surgical procedure to deliver a baby. The b
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