Articles for Tag: "delivery"

What to know ahead of a labor induction 
What to know ahead of a labor induction
This may be recommended when labor has not started on its own or if there are concerns for the health of the birthing parent or baby.
When twins share more than just DNA 
When twins share more than just DNA
Learn about a rare but serious complication that can occur in utero.
Shorter women, shorter pregnancies, study finds 
Shorter women, shorter pregnancies, study finds
Researchers aren’t sure why the risk of preterm birth is greater for smaller moms.
How to bathe your newborn  Featured
How to bathe your newborn
Watch a step-by-step guide on giving your baby their first bath at home.
Is ‘crowdbirthing’ the next big thing? 
Is ‘crowdbirthing’ the next big thing?
Some young moms are inviting as many as eight people into the delivery room, but it’s not making childbirth any easier.
Study finds hospital births safer than home births 
Study finds hospital births safer than home births
Delivering outside a medical center leads to higher infant mortality levels.
4 breastfeeding positions to help newborns latch properly 
4 breastfeeding positions to help newborns latch properly
Lactation experts share how to make the process easier.