Noah relaxes in the tub. Copyright image courtesy of Joanna Boles Whitlow, used with permission. All rights reserved.

What’s So Great About Home Birth?

A home birth, with a midwife and doula in attendance, can be a very different experience from laboring in a hospital. Here’s one young couple’s story.


How Serious is a Bladder Infection During Pregnancy, and How Did I Get It?

Bladder infections, during pregnancy can have serious consequences. If you’re experiencing symptoms of a urinary tract infection, UTI, see your caregiver.

Is it dangerous to live too close to a farm? Image by Sgarton

Common Pesticides May Increase Autism Risk Near Farms

New research shows a link between common pesticides and autism in children whose mothers live within one mile of non-organic farms.