Debunking 7 Common Breastfeeding Myths

Formula has come a long way, and can be a good substitute if you are struggling to produce breast milk, but it isn’t a perfect replacement. Breastfeeding means that your baby gets antibodies, probiotics and other immune-protective components that are found in breast...

5 Important Benefits of Prenatal Care

Prenatal care is a cornerstone of a healthy pregnancy, labor, and baby. Why? Because throughout your pregnancy, prenatal checkups are used to ensure both you and your baby are progressing as you should. It provides the opportunity for you to get answers to your...

Umbilical Cord Care

Throughout your pregnancy, you were intimately connected to your baby via the umbilical cord. This amazing combination of two arteries, a vein, gelatinous material called Wharton’s jelly and a very tough outer membrane, delivered the nutrient-rich, oxygenated blood...

Eating Fruit While Pregnant May Boost Baby’s Intelligence

First fish, now fruit? That’s what it looks like. The results of a recent study, published in EBioMedicine, are considered preliminary, but it looks like eating fruit may be one of the best things you can do to improve your baby’s cognitive development in utero....