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La ovulación

La ovulación

Did you know the March of Dimes offers Spanish language pregnancy videos too? ...
Bumbo seats recalled

Bumbo seats recalled

If you’ve been to a baby shower recently or visited a baby registry list, then you’ve probably seen the Bumbo infant seat. These baby seats, made of m ...

Topiramate may increase clefts in babies

Topiramate is a medication used to treat epilepsy. But it’s also considered for treatment of sleep and eating disorders, other psychiatric conditions, ...
How long can you store breastmilk?

How long can you store breastmilk?

As every breastfeeding mom will tell you, breastmilk is precious and you want to keep it around as long as it’s safe to do so. You can keep pumped bre ...
Sugar ants are such a nuisance

Sugar ants are such a nuisance

The grandkids have been visiting and we’ve been eating tons of fresh fruit, especially watermelon. It is so sweet and refreshing we eat it everyday. B ...
Heatstroke

Heatstroke

Heatstroke is an emergency condition. A person with heatstroke has an elevated body temperature caused not by illness, but by the surrounding temperat ...
Olympic gold

Olympic gold

Shawn Johnson is an inspiration. She struggled at birth, overcame obstacles, grew strong and went on to become an Olympic gold medalist. Few of us ca ...
Keep up with your yoga

Keep up with your yoga

Yoga is tremendously popular throughout the world. If you have been taking yoga classes and now are pregnant, you will have to make some modifications ...
Single umbilical artery

Single umbilical artery

About 1 percent of singleton and about 5 percent of multiple pregnancies (twins, triplets or more) have an umbilical cord that contains only two blood ...
Women get help for breastfeeding

Women get help for breastfeeding

The expression “breast is best” is one that we have supported for years. Yesterday’s enactment of the Affordable Care Act provisions will make breastf ...