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Eight Ways That Running A Marathon Is Like Birthing a Baby
Wife, Mother, Daughter, Sister, Friend, Physical Therapist, Bl...
My major goal for both was to not poop on myself.
The Secret Birth Plan for Dads
Chris Cate is a comedy writer, host of The ParentNormal Comedy...
An expectant father knows he desperately needs a thorough plan to avoid blacking out from the pressure to act like everything is completely normal and going great. Here are 10 suggestions for such a secret birth plan for dads.
Aren't All Birth Stories the Same?
No one was safe. I vomited on my husband, and then continued heaving for 45 minutes while the doctor tried to sew me up as I swore to her that I did not eat anything after the ice cream sundae I devoured at 9:30 the previous night.
15 Things The Experts Don't Tell You About Childbirth
Some women are surprised to learn that it can take much more than the one or two (or even 15) pushes regularly portrayed
Robin Lim: Life After Becoming a CNN Hero
documentary photographer and writer working in Asia since 1979
It's kind a fun to see a Hindu mom, a Muslim mom, a Christian mom and all their families altogether crashed out in the same recovery room and they end up exchanging phone numbers and become friends because their kids have the same birthdays.
Italian Actress Has Baby After Defying Cancer and Having Double-Mastectomy
Fluent in both Italian and English, she's as comfortable in a Hollywood production as she is on stage in a Roman theater or behind a microphone in a dubbing studio.
Nicole Field Brzeski
Co-founder, First Ladies Community Initiative
They have no shelter, no kitchen, no toilets, no bathing facilities. They must fend off animals and criminals. These physical and psychological stresses create a great deal of suffering just before the intensely physical demands of childbirth and subsequent care of a newborn.
New Study Reveals the Impact of Post-
Roe v Wade
Anti-Abortion and 'Pro-Life' Measures
Lynn M. Paltrow
Founder and Executive Director, National Advocates for Pregnan...
The cases documented in our study, as well as recent cases, make clear that, 40 years after
Roe v. Wade
was decided, far more is at stake than abortion or women's reproductive rights.
7 Questions For Soon-To-Be Mothers -– A Guide To Choosing The Best Hospital For You
President and CEO, The Leapfrog Group
Today's hospitals offer "family birthing suites" with soothing wallpaper, aromatherapy, soft lighting, comfy tubs, pull-out beds for Dad and catered meals. While all this makes for good advertising, it does not necessarily make for good birthing.
How to Choose a Birthing Class
, Guest Writer
Just like the millions of parenting choices just around the bend, you can't know beforehand if you're making the right choice. So, what's a parent to do? Open up, get educated, get in tune with yourself and lovingly move forward, knowing you are doing the best you can.
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One Long Week and the Birthing of Our Baby
Communications manager for Wildlife Health Center and freelanc...
The birth she imagined for herself had evaporated into a cloud of tubes and wires -- and now scalpels and anesthesia. As I sat and waited in that hallway, my love for her and our baby really was all-consuming.
Midwife Robin Lim Operates Birthing Clinic To Help Expectant Mothers Survive In Indonesia
After suffering the loss of both her sister and her best friend in the same year, she and her husband moved to Bali, Indonesia
Discovery Health: Unbelievable Tales From The Delivery Room (VIDEO)
By Discovery Health, Discovery Health
Needless to say, my patient was in shock. She genuinely had no idea she was five months pregnant, despite the obvious pooch
"Our Bodies, Ourselves": 40 Years on, Still Circling the Globe
Author, 'Singled Out'
There are some truths about women's health that may now seem self-evident, but perhaps would not be so obvious if it were not for the ideas espoused, starting so long ago, by "Our Bodies, Ourselves."
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