August 17, 2021

The Days and Weeks Following Birth

Afterpains The joy that your baby will bring is simply unimaginable, so do not let the afterpains of delivery interfere with your bliss. During the next […]
August 17, 2021

Newborn Screenings Done Shortly After Birth

When your new bundle of joy finally arrives, you may feel a little overwhelmed with the thought of taking him or her home to care for […]
August 17, 2021

Warning Signs during the first few Weeks After Birth

Your medical provider considers the first 4-6 weeks after you give birth to be the “fourth trimester”, or the postpartum period. Just as your body went […]
August 17, 2021

The Fourth Trimester

Maybe you haven’t ever heard of the 4th trimester, but this is considered to be the first 3 months after a baby is born as you […]
August 17, 2021

Coming Home

Finally, the day arrives that you get to bring your new baby home! This is a very exciting time for your family but it can be […]
August 17, 2021

First decisions that a New Mom and Dad Make

There are some very important health decisions that you will make in the hospital soon after your baby is born. The best time to think about […]
August 17, 2021

Postpartum Depression

The feelings of sadness and other symptoms that are part of postpartum depression are often a complete surprise to new moms, especially when “everything is fine”. […]
August 17, 2021

Intimacy and Birth Control

Before you go home from the hospital or birth center you will probably be asked about birth control options even though we do not recommend having […]
August 17, 2021

The New Dad

There is so much focus on new moms because of the many physical, emotional and hormonal changes that she undergoes to become a mother. But this […]