midwife

  1. Pregnancy

    Do I need a doula and a midwife?

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    If you think having a midwife means you don't need a doula, think again. While doulas and midwives may have similar approaches to...
  2. Pregnancy

    New home birth guidelines leave out some midwives

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    Home births are on the rise, and moms have a few choices when it comes to what sort of midwife is present at the birth. The American...
  3. Pregnancy

    Home birth: Is it right for you?

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    How do you feel about home birth? Just like everything in parenting and in life, what works for some may not always work for others...
  4. Pregnancy

    Robin Lim, CNN Hero of the Year, helped improve birth outcomes in Indonesia

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    Mother and baby outcomes in the island nation of Indonesia are less than ideal, with a high infant mortality rate and unequal access...
  5. Pregnancy

    Doctor or midwife: Which should you choose?

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    Now that you know that you are pregnant, you may begin to think about the type of prenatal care and labor and delivery you desire....
  6. Pregnancy

    Plan a natural birth in six easy steps

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    So you’ve watched The Business of Being Born, you are totally up on your Kegels, and your birth ball is already getting a daily...
  7. Pregnancy

    Realistic birth planning

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    Writing a birth plan is a wonderful way to begin to educate yourself about labor and the process of giving birth. But it is...
  8. Tips & Advice

    When to call the doctor or midwife

    As pregnancy progresses into the second trimester, you can really start seeing physical changes in your body. With an expanding...
  9. Children's Health

    Tips for parents of babies in the NICU

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    Texas Children's Hospital Newborn Center has the largest and only Level IIIC NICU in the Houston area. The doctors and nurses at the...
  10. Children's Health

    A simple 3-step process can help prepare you for delivery day

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    When you first find out that you are expecting, it may seem like your pregnancy will last forever -- but your new baby will be here...