CDC Report Sheds New Data On What Time Of Day Most Babies Are BornThe CDC says it examined 2013 birth certificate data from the National Vital Statistics System (NVSS), which encompasses 90% of U.S. births.
Study: Nearly One-third Of American Women Are Not Spacing Their Pregnancies Far Enough ApartFor U.S. moms, the typical time between pregnancies is about 2½ years but nearly a third of women space their children too close, a government study shows.
Sisters Give Birth Just 15 Minutes Apart At Philadelphia HospitalAccording to Penn Medicine, two sisters, who are one year apart in age, gave birth this morning just fifteen minutes apart.
Doctors Visits Critical To Healthy PregnancyIf you are pregnant, or considering becoming pregnant, you need to get to a physician for regular check ups as soon as you can.
CHOP Study: Healthy Babies Often Delivered Early For No Medical ReasonThe study also found that the rate of “nonindicated” births before 39 weeks was 86% higher in 2009 than in 1995.
Study: Childless At 35? It Could Be Your JobAccording to a new Australian study, women who are “casually employed” are much more likely to be childless by their mid-thirties than those with job security.
Health: New Way To Reduce Risk Of Injuries At BirthIt’s rare, but sometimes babies can be injured during cesareans births.
Baby Revived After South Jersey Woman Gives Birth On Front LawnAuthorities say 21-year-old Elizabeth Whitehead of Barnegat apparently didn't realize she was pregnant when she went into labor late Tuesday morning.
Gardening Reflects The Cycle Of LifeIf there's one thing gardeners should be used to, it's the cycle of life, because we see it every year.
Top Childbirth Classes In PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia knows how to serve its mothers, and the city's best birthing classes cover it all: every nuance, stressor and option a momma could want. Their collective goal: to make birthing a safe, low-stress experience.
New Jersey Woman Gives Birth On Side Of Garden State ParkwaySome New Jersey state police troopers helped make a special delivery on the Garden State Parkway.
Woman Delivers Sextuplets At Abington HospitalThe Philadelphia region has a new set of sextuplets. The parents, who wish to remain anonymous, gave birth to three boys and three girls at a Montgomery County hospital.