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Five Tips for Avoiding a Cesarean

Five Tips for Avoiding a Cesarean

Although caesarean births are quite common, there are still medical risks involved for mom and the baby. Check out the following five tips for avoiding a cesarean.

Perinatal Care in Rockland County, NY

Perinatal Care in Rockland County, NY

Perinatal Associates opened its doors in New City, NY, this year, bringing the first medical practice specializing in high-risk pregnancies to Rockland County.

Pregnant This Summer? Beating the Heat Means Safety and Comfort

Pregnant This Summer? Beating the Heat Means Safety and Comfort

Pregnant? Read up on some tips for staying cool and hydrated this summer.

How Doulas Make a Difference in Childbirth

How Doulas Make a Difference in Childbirth

New research shows that using a doula, or labor assistant, during childbirth has meaningful benefits, including a shorter labor and higher chance of giving birth naturally.

A Parents' Guide to Health and Well Being

A Parents' Guide to Health and Well Being

We've rounded up a selection of Greenwich Hospital's best health advice for moms, dads, and kids.

Why Good Nutrition is Important for New Moms

Why Good Nutrition is Important for New Moms

New moms need good, nutritious meals to keep their infants healthy. Check out these commonly asked nutrition questions for new moms, courtesy of Greenwich Hospital.

New York City Mom is First Winner of Tasti D-Lite's Healthy Habit Search

New York City Mom is First Winner of Tasti D-Lite's Healthy Habit Search

NYC new mom Joeleen Tepper is the first winner of Tasti D-Lite's nationwide, year-long contest to find people whose healthy habits, including eating Tasti D-Lite, have improved their life and health.

Reducing Global Hunger and Poverty Starts with Better Nutrition for Women

Reducing Global Hunger and Poverty Starts with Better Nutrition for Women

Women suffer disproportionately from hunger, poverty, and disease—seven out of 10 hungry people worldwide are women. Hunger and poverty are directly related to the status of women in society; because women are often the main caregivers in their families, they are the critical link in improving their children's overall well-being.

Stay Healthy And Comfortable During Pregnancy

Stay Healthy And Comfortable During Pregnancy

While pregnancy is a time of joy, it can include some inconveniences such as back pain and muscle strain. But there are many easy ways to stay healthy and relatively pain-free during pregnancy

Studies Show Reduced Seafood Consumption During Pregnancy Can Harm Child Development

Studies Show Reduced Seafood Consumption During Pregnancy Can Harm Child Development

New evidence shows that FDA recommendations for reduced seafood consumption among pregnant and breastfeeding women may be too strict, as regular seafood consumption benefits brain and eye development.

Sterling Care Introduces Holistic In-Home Baby Care

Sterling Care Introduces Holistic In-Home Baby Care

Sterling Care, a holistic home health care agency, introduced its baby care division for parents with newborns under the age of 12 months.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Suffolk County, Long Island

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Suffolk County, Long Island

Find yoga centers in Suffolk County, Long Island, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Nassau County, Long Island

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Nassau County, Long Island

Find yoga centers in Nassau County, Long Island, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Fairfield County, CT

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Fairfield County, CT

Find yoga centers in Fairfield County, CT, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Westchester County, NY

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Westchester County, NY

Find yoga centers in Westchester County, NY, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Rockland County, NY

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Rockland County, NY

Find yoga centers in Rockland County, NY, that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Queens

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Queens

Find yoga centers in Queens that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Brooklyn

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Brooklyn

Find yoga centers in Brooklyn that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Manhattan

Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Yoga Centers in Manhattan

Find yoga centers in Manhattan that offer classes and services for moms and moms-to-be.

How to Tame Pregnancy Mood Swings

How to Tame Pregnancy Mood Swings

Pregnancy can be an emotional rollercoaster. Learn how to soothe stress and other negative emotions with these tips from Jessica Denay, author of "The Hot Mom to Be Handbook." You can use these soothing methods to relax your baby when the time comes, too.

Why Parents Should Say 'Yes' to Immunizations for Their Children

Why Parents Should Say 'Yes' to Immunizations for Their Children

If you choose not to vaccinate your child, you are putting more than just him at risk. Drs. Elaine Barfield and Eunice Rhee make the case for getting your child the proper vaccines before it's too late.

Why More Moms Are Choosing to Save Stem Cells

Why More Moms Are Choosing to Save Stem Cells

The use of stem cells, or cord blood, is a rapidly growing area of medical science, and many parents are choosing to save their babies' stem cells in case of a future need. Find out how it's done, along with the cost, benefits, and drawbacks of the process.

Is Your Fussy Baby 'High Need?'

Is Your Fussy Baby 'High Need?'

Is your baby fussy and demanding? Does she cry intensely without the ability to self-soothe? Infants with characteristics like these may classify as "high need" babies, a term coined by Drs. William and Martha Sears. Read on for stories of high need babies and tips from the experts on how to tell if your little one falls in this category.

Sluggish, Anxious, Exhausted? It Might NOT Be Just the Baby...

Sluggish, Anxious, Exhausted? It Might NOT Be Just the Baby...

New moms: find out about the postpartum disorder your doctor may be overlooking.

How to Manage Back Pain During Pregnancy

How to Manage Back Pain During Pregnancy

Studies show that between 50 to 80 percent of pregnant women will experience back pain at some point during pregnancy. Physical Therapist Luba Starostiak offers seven tips on how to help manage those aches and pains.




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