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3 Ways to Combat Postpartum Depression

“Discussing postpartum depression with your physician should absolutely be a part of your birth plan.”

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Astronaut Mae Jemison Releases 2nd Edition of Her YA Book

The first woman of color in space is sharing her story again.

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Suffering from Anxiety While Pregnant? Here’s What You Need to Know

“Answers to some of the most common questions pregnant women with anxiety are curious about.”

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Pediatricians 101: How to Choose a Doctor for Your Newborn

Need help choosing a pediatrician for your baby-to-be? Here are 6 easy steps to help you find the right doctor.

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What Your First-Time Babysitter Needs to Know

Before you leave your child with a new sitter, this list will help set your mind at ease.

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What Every Parent Should Know About Doctor’s Visits Right Now

Wondering if it’s safe to take your child to the doctor during the COVID-19 crisis? Dr. Mona Patel, attending Physician in the Division of General Pediatrics at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, shares her advice.

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What Is Ayurveda & Can It Help Keep Your Family Healthy?

“Ayurveda teaches that a strong immune system is the natural result of a healthy lifestyle built upon adequate sleep, a balanced nervous system, and proper nutrition. Try it for a few weeks—you may be surprised by the positive results!”

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Treating Ear Infections Just Got Easier with These New FDA-Approved Ear Tubes

Now your child can get tubes without having to go to the hospital.

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How to Deal with Seasonal Allergies While Breastfeeding

As a South Florida native, where the pollination period is longer and stronger than the rest of the U.S., I have found there are some appropriate ways to get relief during this time of year.

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Why I’m Celebrating My Kid’s Poo Today

And, here’s why you should, too.

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Recall Alert: The FDA Issues a Major Recall of Birth Control Pills

Ladies, you’re going to want to check your medicine cabinets and nightstands, STAT.

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What Parents Need to Know about the Measles Outbreak in 21 States

Don’t panic—but there are some important things parents of young kids and expectant parents need to know.

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Do You Need to Worry About Zika For Summer Travel Plans?

The best option is to consult with your doctor.

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One Cool Thing: Lactation Lab

Ever wonder if your baby is getting all the nutrients they need through your breast milk? Find out with a test kit from Lactation Lab.

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Flu Season Is Officially Here & Here’s How Parents Can Keep Their Kids Healthy

Flu season has arrived earlier than usual, and here’s what you can do to help avoid it.

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RECALL ALERT: Standard Homeopathic Company Recalls Hyland’s Baby Teething Tablets

Standard Homeopathic Company is recalling Hyland’s Baby Teething Tablets and Hyland’s Baby Nighttime Teething Tablets due to toxic levels of the poisonous herb belladonna. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) warns consumers that belladonna is a serious health hazard…

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I Was Set Upside Down For A Surgery at Week 20 of My Pregnancy….

Photo: Bethany Friz
Good Thing I Practice Yoga Often…
People say “every child is different, so every pregnancy is different.” And I concur. During my first pregnancy, I travelled alone to Brazil for work at 32 weeks, with 45 pounds additional body…

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Love Letter to Moms with Postpartum Depression: I See You, I Feel You, I Am You

Photo: Janelle Capra
Have you ever had one of those days where you felt like you traveled in time? The kind of time travel where the feeling is palpable, all too familiar and yet a little unknown. This happened to…

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Got Night Terrors? Checkout the Lully Sleep Guardian PLUS

To combat night terrors, there’s a new non-medication solution for parents: The Lully Sleep Guardian PLUS. Read on to discover how this just-launched device works and why it’s necessary for any family affected by night terrors.

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The Changing Pad That May Change Your Life

A new product keeps your little wiggleworm in check during diaper changes. We have the scoop.

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