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Braxton Hicks Contractions or Real Labor?

As you get closer to your due date, you may notice painless tightenings of your belly and wonder whether or not these are true contractions ... Read More

Breastfeeding Myths Expert: Rachel Hansen, CD (DONA)

Debunking Breastfeeding Myths There are many breastfeeding myths that pregnant women may hear. Learning to breastfeed takes time and pat ... Read More

Pros and Cons of Using Pitocin to Induce Labor

Your doctor may use pitocin to induce labor, if your labor has slowed, or if your contractions aren't strong enough. Because of its prevalen ... Read More

Ways to Help Your Baby After a Premature Delivery

Delivering a premature baby is a very difficult time for you and your family. Your baby may be facing many complications, depending on how m ... Read More

Why Breast Milk Is So Good for Your Baby

As you get closer to delivery, you may be wondering about the benefits of breast milk for your baby. Production of Breast Milk Even ... Read More

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