Does Baby Kick During Contractions? Here’s What You Can Expect

by Jennifer Parris

No need to panic.


No Matter What Kind Of Delivery You Had, Here's When It's Okay To Go To Spin Class

by Kinsey Gidick

To spin or not to spin, that is the question.


26 Raw & Beautiful Birth Photos That Capture The Magic Of New Life

by Morgan Brinlee

The winners of IABP's photo competition highlight the powerful moments of childbirth.

Labor & Delivery

6 Sex Positions To Try & Induce Labor

by Sarah Hosseini

There's no real science that it will necessarily work, but could still be fun to try.

Labor Signs

Your Pregnancy Diarrhea Doesn't Necessarily Mean Labor Is Near

by Shannon Evans

I know. If you're going to poop this much, shouldn't you get a reward of some kind?


Twilight Births Sound Like An Absolute Nightmare

by Katie McPherson

Thanks to birthing women throughout history, there are much safer pain management options for moms today.


Some Moms Lick Their Newborns Right After Birth, & It's Totally Fine

by Jennifer Parris

Licking your baby after birth is actually an act of love.

Labor & Delivery

22 Moms Share Their First Meal After Giving Birth

by Abi Berwager Schreier

Turkey sandwiches, sushi, and fast food chicken were big themes.


19 Beautiful First Breastfeeding Photos

by Grace Gallagher

These moving images capture the first moments between mother and child.


The 12 Best Postpartum Underwear That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier

by Jennifer Parris

Move over, mesh hospital panties.


If You're Carrying Low, Will You Go Into Labor Soon?

by Jacqueline Burt Cote

You might be hoping the answer is yes.


These Mesh Postpartum Underwear Options Are Comfy AND Reusable

by Kinsey Gidick

The opposite of shapewear.