As a bereaved mother who has, as well, three healthy children, I am here to issue forth a dispatch from the department of brutal truth: Many bereaved moms (with...

After shamefully apologizing to doctors and anesthesiologists poking around my back for years (hello, I have 5 children and have had several spinals and epidurals), I decided my tattoo...

I have four kids, so a good bedtime routine is essential. My kids know exactly what to expect when it’s time to wind down for the night, and most...

Your healthcare provider will tell you it’s a bad idea to use marijuana during pregnancy, but chances are you won’t hear that from a cannabis dispensary, a new study...

Sixteen-year-old Morlie Hayes hasn’t graduated from high school yet, but she’s already put her education to practical use. Thanks to what she’d learned about childbirth in a child development...

During my first pregnancy, I spent a lot of time wondering what contractions would feel like. One mom friend described them as the worst period cramps of your life....

Let me begin by explaining a few important contributing factors to The Hairy Nipple Incident: 1. I am a nurse. Because of this my son is well versed in...

The nursing profession is complex. Patients need and deserve the best, but we are only human. There were plenty of examples of RNs showing their humanity. Here are a...

Linda Kloosterhof / Getty Being a mom of boys changes you. It changes you in the way motherhood changes all of us, but it changes you in other ways...

In this episode of Lullaby League, Backtrack will try to sing baby Harvey to sleep in under 5 minutes and 16 seconds. Not only is Harvey’s middle name –...