Birth
Pregnancy

In Search Of New York City's Most Luxurious Birth Experience

by Erin Somers

Oula, Boram, and the boutique prenatal and postpartum industry.

Birth Plan

11 Free, Printable Birth Plan Templates For Every Kind Of Delivery

by Katie McPherson

Hit print and get planning.

Postpartum

Here's How To Tell If Your Vaginal Stitches Aren't Healing Properly After Childbirth

by Jennifer Parris

Ouch.

Pregnancy

Turns Out, You Can Dilate Pretty Far Before You Actually Go Into Labor

by Kelly Mullen-McWilliams

But how far, exactly?

Labor & Delivery

Pitocin Induction: What It Is & The Play-By-Play

by Abi Berwager Schreier

Experts weigh in on this common way to induce labor at the hospital.

C-Sections

This Is How Your Water Breaks During A C-Section

by Sarah Jaffe

It’s something you never see on TV.

Labor

Can Swimming Induce Labor? Experts Weigh In

by Abi Berwager Schreier

Enjoy all that extra buoyancy.

Pregnancy

How Long Does It Take For Sperm To Induce Labor?

by Jessica Booth

Trying to make your cervix open faster? Read on.

Breastfeeding

Should You Bring Your Breast Pump To The Hospital? Here's The Deal

by Kinsey Gidick

Here’s what you need to know about breast pumps when you give birth.

C-Section

Is It Safe To Have Multiple C-Sections? Experts Explain

by Katie McPherson

There’s no rulebook that works for everyone.

Labor

5 Signs Your Cervix Is Actually Opening

by Abi Berwager Schreier

Here’s what to watch for.

Birth

How To Make Your Baby Drop & Engage

by Abi Berwager Schreier

Sometimes babies like to take their time.

Labor & Delivery

Contractions Can Even Cause Gas, Apparently

by Ashley Jones

It’s the last thing you need right now.

Pregnancy

Everything You Need To Know About A Breech Baby

by Jennifer Parris

Here’s what the experts have to say about babies who won’t turn the right way.

C-Sections

Here's The Best Time To Remove Your C-Section Tape

by Jennifer Parris

Don’t rush this.

C-Sections

All The Reasons Why You Might Have A C-Section

by Ashley Ziegler

Planned or unplanned.