Pregnant women who are ordered to be on bed rest are usually told to do so for health reasons. Time spent resting can help the body normalize, lower blood pressure, … Continue Reading →
Babies do best when they are born after the 39th or 40th week of pregnancy, said Helen Kuroki an obstetrician-gynecologist at Riddle Hospital in Delaware County. More from WHYY.
The night before St. Patrick’s Day 2011 will remain etched in Christy and Bryan Parthemore’s memories forever. When Christy’s water broke and she started to experience contractions, both she and … Continue Reading →
For new moms, or expectant mothers who have made the decision to breastfeed, the opportunity to bond with baby can be an exciting one. But for some mothers, it can … Continue Reading →
As an expectant mom, you’ve probably heard that pregnancy is one of the most beautiful times of your life. And while there’s no denying that it’s an exciting time, there … Continue Reading →
You’ve spent nine months preparing for baby, had a smooth delivery, and it’s time for you to head back home. Now what?If you’ve wondered this, you’re not alone. Many new … Continue Reading →
Most people are quick to associate diabetes with an older population and years of poor lifestyle habits. But the over-40 crowd isn’t the only group at risk; pregnant women can … Continue Reading →