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Three writers, three mothers - Martha's Vineyard Times

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 17:17

Martha's Vineyard Times

Three writers, three mothers
Martha's Vineyard Times
Instead she lay curled on her side with her eyes clamped shut, mouth open like a baby bird. When a nurse came in with an order to start intravenous antibiotics, I remembered Mom's list and jumped up, shouting, “No! She doesn't ... “And people still ...

She was a teen mom. Here's where she is eight years later. - Washington Post

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 14:36

Washington Post

She was a teen mom. Here's where she is eight years later.
Washington Post
When the truth became undeniable, mother and child sat on the bathroom floor — one visibly deflated, the other growing larger by the day — both bodies racked by sobs. Now 25 ... When they arrived at the clinic, the nurses sent Coley's mother and her ...

Mother's Day: A (Bipolar) Love Letter to My Children - Huffington Post

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 13:45

Mother's Day: A (Bipolar) Love Letter to My Children
Huffington Post
He was not an easy baby — rarely sleeping that first year for more than two hours; I staggered to his room and rocked him and nursed him and sang every lullaby I knew — My Bonnie lies over the ocean, my Bonnie lies over the sea. ... Depleted ...

One of the best parenting tips comes from a 4800-year-old fossil - NewsOK.com

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 13:40

One of the best parenting tips comes from a 4800-year-old fossil
NewsOK.com
Although researchers are unsure why this mother was coddling her child — whether she was protecting the baby from harm, or rocking him or her to sleep — the fossils show modern parents may not be the only ones who believe skin-to-skin contact is a ...

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Recall of Certain Sunflower Kernel Products Due to Possible Listeria Monocytogenes

FDA Recalls - Wed, 2016-05-04 13:30
SunOpta is voluntarily recalling a limited number of sunflower kernel products that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

Bonding with baby - The Hindu

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 13:24

The Hindu

Bonding with baby
The Hindu
Fathers are as eager as mothers to establish an emotional bond with their newborn babies. The only ... Associating closely with the process of the baby's development inside the womb helps fathers establish a close bond with their babies even before ...

What's It's Like Living as a Single Mom in New York City - StyleCaster

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 12:01

StyleCaster

What's It's Like Living as a Single Mom in New York City
StyleCaster
Instead, I just sought out advice and guidance from my mom and aunts and mommy friends. And, while it's important to be prepared, there's a lot of on-the-job training that comes with being a mom. You have no idea who your child is or what they're going ...

Woman makes a stand against 'Brexting': the term which shames mums who text while breastfeeding their child - The Sun

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 11:55

The Sun

Woman makes a stand against 'Brexting': the term which shames mums who text while breastfeeding their child
The Sun
'Brexting' is the latest shaming term, coined by parenting website, used to criticise mums who text on their phones while they're breastfeeding. Users have taken to the site to slam mums for not paying their babies enough attention while breastfeeding ...

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Blue Bell Ice Cream Recalls Mispackaged Rocky Road Pints That Contain Cookies 'N Cream Ice Cream; Potential Allergy Concerns For Those With Wheat and Soy Allergies

FDA Recalls - Wed, 2016-05-04 09:43
Blue Bell Ice Cream is voluntarily recalling select lots of Rocky Road pints produced in its Brenham, Texas, plant because they may be mispackaged and actually contain Cookies 'n Cream Ice Cream. That ice cream contains the undeclared allergens soy and wheat, which may present a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction risk to people who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy or wheat.

Keegan Downer murder: Mother-of-four jailed for life after being found guilty of killing 18-month-old girl - expressandstar.com

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 07:19

expressandstar.com

Keegan Downer murder: Mother-of-four jailed for life after being found guilty of killing 18-month-old girl
expressandstar.com
The judge told "vicious and unfeeling" Downer she had inflicted terrible injuries on the child, including brain damage which caused the defenceless youngster to regress. "As a result of the ... "These injuries would have been caused by a hard slap, a ...

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The first of everything: First-time mothers share their joys and challenges - Asianjournal.com

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 04:17

Asianjournal.com

The first of everything: First-time mothers share their joys and challenges
Asianjournal.com
From the moment they find out about the pregnancy to the day they give birth, women will experience many changes and learn new ways to take care of their lives and their growing babies. ... Apart from the usual paranoia new mothers have, such as not ...

Brexting: Mums are being shamed for breastfeeding while texting - goodtoknow

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 04:10

goodtoknow

Brexting: Mums are being shamed for breastfeeding while texting
goodtoknow
'Brexting' is the latest criticism directed at nursing mothers. The term refers to breastfeeding while texting, which people say ruins the bond between mother and baby. Users of parenting forums are shaming the mothers who do take time out while ...

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Kids eating food - Coeur d'Alene Press

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 03:32

Kids eating food
Coeur d'Alene Press
Women who have morning sickness when pregnant might only be able to eat yogurt when sick — they cannot keep anything else down. After the child is born, the woman might instantly become nauseous when she smells yogurt, sees yogurt containers in a ...

Five myths of motherhood - 11alive.com

Pregnancy & Baby News - Wed, 2016-05-04 03:25

11alive.com

Five myths of motherhood
11alive.com
During pregnancy, many moms-to-be are showered with parties and attention, but motherhood can feel very solitary after the baby's born. "Many mothers struggle with loss of identity and autonomy and feel very alone in their new life," O'Brien said. One ...

Frontera Foods Issues Allergy Alert for Undeclared Soy Allergen in Original Taco Skillet Sauce with a "Best By" Date of "13 Apr 17"

FDA Recalls - Tue, 2016-05-03 20:06
Frontera Foods of Chicago, Illinois is recalling a total of 720 (8 oz.) packages of its Frontera Texas Original Taco Skillet Sauce because it contains undeclared soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy may run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

I'm 34 and I Look Like a Mom - Huffington Post

Pregnancy & Baby News - Tue, 2016-05-03 18:09

Huffington Post

I'm 34 and I Look Like a Mom
Huffington Post
In the grocery store checkout line with my newborn in tow, the clerk smiles and coos and asks if this is my first. They all do. When I tell her no, I pause and wait for it but it doesn't come. “YOU have two kids?” I expect her to say. YOU who is so ...

Cook Medical Issues Global, Voluntary Recall of Catheters with Beacon Tip Technology

FDA Recalls - Tue, 2016-05-03 17:13
On April 15, 2016, Cook Medical initiated a voluntary recall of 4,146,309 catheters with Beacon Tip technology. Catheters with Beacon Tip technology have been found to exhibit polymer degradation of the catheter tip, resulting in tip fracture and/or separation, which have resulted in 30 Medical Device Reports to date.

The Day My Daughter Was Almost Taken From Me... - Huffington Post

Pregnancy & Baby News - Tue, 2016-05-03 16:53

Huffington Post

The Day My Daughter Was Almost Taken From Me...
Huffington Post
I was brought into the u/s and me and my husband watched as they searched my uterus for our baby. Me and ... I got back in the exam room, the doctor comes in and confirms that it was/is indeed an ectopic pregnancy. We were ... When I came to there were ...

'Flay together, stay together': Ramsay Bolton, our Game of Thrones agony uncle, answers your questions - Telegraph.co.uk

Pregnancy & Baby News - Tue, 2016-05-03 13:31

Telegraph.co.uk

'Flay together, stay together': Ramsay Bolton, our Game of Thrones agony uncle, answers your questions
Telegraph.co.uk
If the latter happens to be the case, I'd suggest taking mum and baby down to the kennels and introducing them to your furry friends (you could make it a lunch date). It may seem ... Plus, just think of all the savings you'll make on dog food. ... If ...

Baby-Less Maternity Leave? You've Got to Be Joking - Verily

Pregnancy & Baby News - Tue, 2016-05-03 11:52

Verily

Baby-Less Maternity Leave? You've Got to Be Joking
Verily
Add to that the challenges of breastfeeding, which aside from the sheer mental and emotional strain of getting your baby to latch in the first place, can bring a host of other complications (don't Google it, trust me). ... are often so starved for me ...

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