Watch Irish Men Watching Childbirth For The First Time
If you needed a nearing-the-end-of-week diversion from your 9-to-5, YouTube is here for you, as it so often is! The channel Facts. has provided us all with the…
Chill Pregnant Woman Tootsee Rolls Her Way Through Labor
Labor seems okay, I guess.
President Obama Will Announce New AIDS Strategy
Plus, a woman in Hong Kong is accused of assaulting a police officer with her breast, and Nadia Lee Cohen builds a photography project in response to online censorship. All…
The Marines Are Testing Female Soldiers For Front Lines
Women in combat, frats being fratty(terrible) and so much more.
Mike Brown’s Family Will File A Civil Suit Against The City Of Ferguson
Ferguson shooting victim Mike Brown’s family will be filing a civil suit against the City of Ferguson and Officer Darren Wilson.
Mommie Dearest: Florida Hospital Tried To Force C-Section On A Mom
A Florida mother gave birth to her fourth baby this past Friday amidst a hell of a controversy. Jennifer Goodall, who has had three previous C-sections, had been hoping to…
New Minnesota Law Prevents Pregnant Inmates From Being Shackled
New Reality Show “Born In The Wild” Depicts Moms Giving Birth In The Forest
Childbirth is a miracle. It’s a miracle that I intend to experience (hypothetically, in the distant future, maybe) with an epidural and as many pain-numbing drugs as they’ll give me.
Mommie Dearest: Let’s Talk About The Placenta
It always amuses me when something concerning pregnancy, birth, or parenting pops up as a “trend.” Odds are, that “trend” has been in practice for ages, but most likely in non-urban,…
Mommie Dearest: Add Water Births To The List Of Confusing Choices For Expectant Moms
Birth: one of the most private, personal and intimate moments of a woman’s life. And for good reason — most usually end with a baby being pushed out of a…
Zimbabwean Women Fined $5 For Each Scream During Childbirth
In Zimbabwe, a country where the average yearly income is $150, giving birth in a hospital can be prohibitively expensive at $50. But at one corrupt hospital, this price can…
Mommie Dearest: Why Is Maternity Care So Darn Expensive?
Apparently, when it comes to maternity care costs in this country, I lucked out big time. Seven years ago, when I found myself pregnant for the first time, I had…