birth

  1. Baby

    Stunning GoPro video captures Texas mom giving birth outside the hospital

    Childbirth educator Kristin Dickerson inadvertently stars in one of the most shocking birth videos ever to be caught on camera....
  2. Baby

    Amazing birth photos capture gay dads meeting their son

    Grab the tissues. These photos of two dads meeting their son for the first time will melt your heart. It's a beautiful reminder that...
  3. Well-being

    The scary condition that can cause miscarriage in healthy pregnancies

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    Could your pregnancy be at risk — and you don't even know it?
  4. Pregnancy

    Born in the Wild takes natural childbirth to the extreme

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    What happens when the craziest experience of a woman’s life becomes truly wild, and soon-to-be parents decide to take on an...
  5. Pregnancy

    The risks of using a birthing center

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    Birthing centers have recently surged in popularity. But before you sign up to labor at a birth center instead of a hospital, here's...
  6. New Moms

    Surprising statistics about babies born in the U.S.

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    Babies are fascinating. So are the incredible statistics surrounding the births of these delightful new people, particularly those...
  7. Pregnancy

    When Daddy is deployed: A military mom's parenting journey

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    Multitasking mommy Erin Schurtz shares her experience of what it was like to raise a newborn while her husband was deployed on his...
  8. Pregnancy

    Rare twins born holding hands

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    A set of mono-mono twins were born healthy, but they further delighted everyone present when they emerged from their mother holding...
  9. Pregnancy

    Why are so many U.S. women dying in childbirth?

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    In 1990, the maternal death rate in the U.S. was 12.4 per 100,000 women. Last year, that number soared to 18.4. What exactly is...
  10. Celebrity Gossip

    Chris Hemsworth's wife in hospital preparing for birth

    The world is about to get two new warriors cast down to live among us humans: Chris Hemsworth and wife Elsa Pataky are on the brink...
  11. Women's Health

    How IVF affects breastfeeding

    Women who have a C-section or use assistance to conceive are more likely not to breastfeed, a study says.
  12. Pregnancy

    Only a midwife for me

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    Whether you work with a Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), Certified Professional Midwife (CPM) or lay midwife, you deserve holistic,...
  13. New Moms

    Birth photos: The moment I became a mom

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    That first time when a mother greets her newborn child is a life-changing moment forever etched in time. In honor of Mother's Day,...
  14. Pregnancy

    Childbirth classes: Should you take one?

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    Pregnant and getting ready for birth? Childbirth education is an important part of preparation. But, it's not as simple as just...
  15. Pregnancy

    Birth photos: How low should the camera go?

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    Are you thinking about having your baby's birth photographed? You know, from down south? Moms share their stories about how extreme...
  16. Pregnancy

    Tips for the first stage of labor

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    Do the mysteries of what to expect during labor and delivery have you feeling anxious? You can relax a little bit when you have...
  17. Pregnancy

    Forceps during delivery

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    You dream of the perfect delivery and birth of your baby, but your bun in the oven may have plans of his own. Although forceps are...
  18. Pregnancy

    Birth disappointment: When things don’t go as planned

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    The main goal of a pregnancy and birth experience is a healthy baby, right? Of course, but you cannot discount a mom's feelings when...
  19. Tips & Advice

    Birth announcements for children with special needs

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    Families share how they approached the idea of including a personal note in their extra-special birth announcements after welcoming...
  20. Pregnancy

    What are baby-friendly hospitals?

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    The term “baby friendly” sounds wonderful, but you may not be 100 percent sure what it means. Here’s a quick rundown on what would...