Credit: Getty Images You plan your work schedules, your vacations, your children's playdates, your weekend entertainment and pretty...More women are scheduling their baby's birth early, but doctors say that can be harmful to the infant.
Credit: Getty Images Midwives don't only deliver babies, they can deliver health services to women, as well, something that could...United Nations study finds governments should support more resources for midwives.
Waiting to deliver as long as possible significantly decreases risks for your newborn. Credit: Getty Trust us, we know how excruciating...A baby born in the 37th or 38th week has a higher risk of dying in his or her first year than a baby born after 39 weeks.
There's no denying, elective C-sections are gaining in popularity. Credit: Getty Images You totally planned getting pregnant. You...About one-third of American pregnancies end in C-section deliveries.
More than 2.6 million pregnancies end in stillbirths. Credit: Getty Images Stillborn births are one of those hush-hush tragedies...There are more stillborn deaths worldwide each year than from AIDS and malaria combined.