Women's Health

benefits of using a midwife April 3, 2017

Why choose a midwife? Here are 5 reasons

Having more options for your birth setting is one reason to consider choosing a midwife. Here are four more.

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Pregnancy Women's Health

importance of community for mothers March 13, 2017

Motherhood: the importance of community

Don't navigate the journey of new motherhood alone. Communities can offer support.

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Caregivers Infants & Toddlers Women's Health

uterine-cancer November 18, 2016

Understanding uterine cancer

What causes it and other answers to questions about uterine cancer.

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Women's Health

breast-cancer October 31, 2016

Living with breast cancer and hoping for a cure

As new treatments are approved every year, fewer women are dying from metastatic breast cancer every year and more are living with it.

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Cancer Women's Health

breast-milk-supply September 22, 2016

Low breast milk supply? We’ve got answers

If baby's breast milk supply seems low, consider these points before making any attempt to increase it.

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Infants & Toddlers Women's Health

Ovarian cancer mother September 15, 2016

Know the facts about ovarian cancer

Listening to the body, being aware of individual risks are especially important when it comes to ovarian cancer.

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Cancer Prevention Women's Health

early-labor September 6, 2016

A survival guide to early labor

Here are some tips from a certified nurse midwife -- and mother -- on how to cope during early labor.

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Pregnancy Women's Health

September 2, 2016

Turning around a breech baby — one mother’s story

An external cephalic version is a procedure to turn a breech baby while still in the mother's belly. Here, one mother shares her experience.

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Pregnancy Women's Health

August 24, 2016

Not your mother’s birth control: teens and contraception

Teens now have more options for reliable birth control. Here's a look.

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Teens Women's Health