Childbirth

The International Association of Professional Birth Photographers announced its contest winners.
Birth Becomes You celebrated the powerful images birth photographers took amid the challenges of last year.
COVID-19 kept them from delivery rooms. But doulas found ways to help women through unprecedented birth experiences.
It's not just right after giving birth. A new study shows that for a significant number of moms, symptoms persist for years.
Loyola University Chicago law graduate Brianna Hill said giving birth during the two-day test really put things into perspective.
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"I had no idea that my thoughts were textbook symptoms of postpartum obsessive compulsive disorder."
In just a few months, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed childbirth and pregnancy around the country.
Hospitals have barred support partners from postpartum units, leaving many new moms totally on their own.