Articles for Tag: "obstetrics"

5 benefits of kangaroo care 
5 benefits of kangaroo care
This simple action is proven to reduce your baby’s stress.
Try these tips to prepare your daughter for her first OB/GYN visit 
Try these tips to prepare your daughter for her first OB/GYN visit
Help make the experience less intimidating and more comfortable.
World Series win gives birth to new Cubs Fans 
World Series win gives birth to new Cubs Fans
Nine months after the Cubs won the World Series, something interesting is happening at Chicago area hospitals. Can you guess what it is?
Children of older mothers have long-term advantages  Featured
Children of older mothers have long-term advantages
The benefits may outweigh the biological risks associated with late pregnancies.
Flu shot may provide extra protection against stillbirth 
Flu shot may provide extra protection against stillbirth
A new study says the vaccine may decrease the risk of stillbirth by 51 percent.
What you should know about the ‘tampon tax’ 
What you should know about the ‘tampon tax’
A debate rages about whether menstrual products are ‘necessities.’
When it comes to newborns, age matters  Featured
When it comes to newborns, age matters
If a baby was born on time or a few weeks early, doctors can prepare for the care a baby may need after birth.