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Protecting Your Child's Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

PROTECTING YOUR CHILD'S MENTAL HEALTH DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

When the news regarding the coronavirus and the disease it causes first emerged, our initial reaction was to protect our physical health....

The New Moms Of Twitter Are Calling Out Folks Who Won't Wear A Mask

THE NEW MOMS OF TWITTER ARE CALLING OUT FOLKS WHO WON'T WEAR A MASK

I gave birth during a scheduled C-section to my twin daughters in the middle of summer five years ago. I waddled my 36-week belly into...

 
 
 
Pregnant women may be more likely to suffer severe coronavirus infections, according to the largest study of its kind

PREGNANT WOMEN MAY BE MORE LIKELY TO SUFFER SEVERE CORONAVIRUS INFECTIONS, ACCORDING TO THE LARGEST STUDY OF ITS KIND

Crystal Cox/Business Insider; Samantha Lee/Business Insider A government analysis has found that pregnant women with COVID-19 are more...

The Latest: WHO says outbreaks add to childbirth death risk

THE LATEST: WHO SAYS OUTBREAKS ADD TO CHILDBIRTH DEATH RISK

LONDON - The head of the World Health Organization said that as the pandemic accelerates in developing countries, officials are particularly...

 
 
 
Experts are calling for an 'urgent investigation' into the high rate of pregnant women of color hospitalized with coronavirus

EXPERTS ARE CALLING FOR AN 'URGENT INVESTIGATION' INTO THE HIGH RATE OF PREGNANT WOMEN OF COLOR HOSPITALIZED WITH CORONAVIRUS

AJ Watt/Getty Images A new study of 427 pregnant women in the UK who were admitted to the hospital with COVID-19 found that more than...

Quarantine Baby: Photos of a Life Born Into Social Distancing

QUARANTINE BABY: PHOTOS OF A LIFE BORN INTO SOCIAL DISTANCING

Our daughter Kira came into the world on March 31st. Little does she know it is a much different world than the one we all came into....

 
 
 
Best Online Birthing Classes Compared: Mama Natural vs Birth Boot Camp, Kopa & More

BEST ONLINE BIRTHING CLASSES COMPARED: MAMA NATURAL VS BIRTH BOOT CAMP, KOPA & MORE

Choosing an online birthing class can be a difficult decision. There are a lot of classes out there, but the quality can vary widely....

New York Woman Dies During Childbirth Days After Tweeting Concerns About Hospital Care

NEW YORK WOMAN DIES DURING CHILDBIRTH DAYS AFTER TWEETING CONCERNS ABOUT HOSPITAL CARE

Amber Isaac was a seemingly healthy, 26-year-old first-time mom looking forward to welcoming her child into the world. But shortly...

 
 
 
Should You Switch To Home Birth Due to COVID-19 / Coronavirus

SHOULD YOU SWITCH TO HOME BIRTH DUE TO COVID-19 / CORONAVIRUS

COVID-19 has rapidly changed our lives and left pregnant women grappling with an uncertain future. What started with canceled hospital...

'It's been really scary': Expectant mothers prepare for childbirth as coronavirus forces hospitals to make changes

'IT'S BEEN REALLY SCARY': EXPECTANT MOTHERS PREPARE FOR CHILDBIRTH AS CORONAVIRUS FORCES HOSPITALS TO MAKE CHANGES

Pregnant women are preparing for changes in their childbirth plans as hospitals restrict who can visit during their stay.

 
 
 
Is My Birth Plan Going to Change? And 4 Other Questions Pregnant Women Should Be Asking Right Now

IS MY BIRTH PLAN GOING TO CHANGE? AND 4 OTHER QUESTIONS PREGNANT WOMEN SHOULD BE ASKING RIGHT NOW

For families who are bringing a new baby into the world any day now, navigating the birth process during the COVID-19 outbreak can...

COVID-19 Resource Page For Pregnancy, Childbirth & Baby

COVID-19 RESOURCE PAGE FOR PREGNANCY, CHILDBIRTH & BABY

Our hearts are with all the pregnant mamas out there right now, and we're here to support you in three ways. First, we've reduced the...

 
 
 
Pregnant women are rethinking hospital births in light of coronavirus outbreaks

PREGNANT WOMEN ARE RETHINKING HOSPITAL BIRTHS IN LIGHT OF CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAKS

Crystal Cox/Business Insider; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Pregnant women who are due to give birth in the next couple months are...

‘I Love You 366 Days a Year:' Magee Celebrates Leap Year Babies

‘I LOVE YOU 366 DAYS A YEAR:' MAGEE CELEBRATES LEAP YEAR BABIES

Babies at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital received an especially meaningful Leap Year present. The newborns received handmade grasshopper...

 
 
 
Watch the New Mom Commercial the Oscars Don't Want You to See

WATCH THE NEW MOM COMMERCIAL THE OSCARS DON'T WANT YOU TO SEE

Immediately post childbirth-It's a moment in life all moms can agree is not the prettiest to watch. For the brand Frida Mom, who makes...

A Texas judge said a hospital can take an 11-month-old off life support, but the family and some pro-life groups object

A TEXAS JUDGE SAID A HOSPITAL CAN TAKE AN 11-MONTH-OLD OFF LIFE SUPPORT, BUT THE FAMILY AND SOME PRO-LIFE GROUPS OBJECT

FETHI BELAID/AFP/Getty Images Tinslee Lewis, an 11-month-old who was born prematurely and has a rare heart defect, has been on life...

 
 
 
Prank Expectant Moms With The ‘Birthie Stick' This Holiday Season

PRANK EXPECTANT MOMS WITH THE ‘BIRTHIE STICK' THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

‘Childbirth isn't something you want to keep to yourself,' the Birthie Stick packaging reads If you're anything like me, you aren't...

Harry Styles Is - How You Say? - Annoyingly Carefree as He Takes a Childbirth Class on SNL

HARRY STYLES IS - HOW YOU SAY? - ANNOYINGLY CAREFREE AS HE TAKES A CHILDBIRTH CLASS ON SNL

Harry Styles walks into your childbirth class. What do you do? Well, if he's one-half of an annoyingly perfect Icelandic couple expecting...

 
 
 
Doing away with parents altogether: Artificial births are the future, say experts

DOING AWAY WITH PARENTS ALTOGETHER: ARTIFICIAL BIRTHS ARE THE FUTURE, SAY EXPERTS

You want to have children, but perhaps you're put off by the prospect of going through pregnancy and childbirth or you're physically...

A Mom Opened Up About Why Postpartum Is So Painful in a Candid Post

A MOM OPENED UP ABOUT WHY POSTPARTUM IS SO PAINFUL IN A CANDID POST

Although women aren't always willing to talk about it, the postpartum phase can be an intensely trying time for new moms physically....