Looking for Alternative Birthing Options?

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Looking for Alternative Birthing Options?
It is becoming increasingly more common for expecting parents to decide where to give birth. Expecting parents now can decide whether to give birth at a traditional hospital, or seek alternative birthing options such as a birthing center or home birth. In preparation for giving birth, there are m... Read More

Hospital or Birthing Center, A Personal Choice.

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Hospital or Birthing Center, A Personal Choice.
The answer to this question is complicated and comes up at different times in your pregnancy. First, it's important to understand that birthing centers and midwifery are different. Midwives and birth centers tend to offer slightly different levels of care, but this difference is... Read More

Caring For Your New Infant

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Caring For Your New Infant
Newborn Care: Tips for Stressed-Out Parents What are some important things to do for a newborn's first bath? Bathing is an important part of newborn care because it removes the vernix caseosa (a white, cheese-like substance), called the birth caul, that covers most ba... Read More

How to Deal with Postpartum Depression: A Guide

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How to Deal with Postpartum Depression: A Guide
Overview of PPD What causes PPD? Researchers believe a combination of factors may trigger it, including stress or loss, hormonal changes after giving birth, and genetics.What are ways to deal with it? Talk to someone you trust - Your partner, a friend or fam... Read More