Motherhood
Mothers (or mum/mom/mam(s)) are women who inhabit or perform the role of bearing some relation to their children, who may or may not be their biological offspring. Thus, dependent on the context, wome...
Motherhood - Wikipedia
She never moved because , she was a mom !
She never moved because , she was a mom ! 💚
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Gynecology - baby being born within the amniotic sac (caul birth)
This video contains images which some people may find distressing. Viewer discretion is advised. Watch a baby being born within the amniotic sac, which only happens 1 in every 80,000 births A video ...
Study: Don’t Be Quick To Snip Umbilical Cord - YouTube
Don't cut that umbilical cord too soon: Delaying just a bit after birth _ about a minute or so _ could benefit most newborns. That's the new recommendation f...
Trump Child Care Plan Allows Child Care Costs To Be Tax Deductible
Donald Trump rolled out a plan Tuesday aimed at making child care more affordable, guaranteeing new mothers six weeks of paid maternity leave and suggesting ...
Women Will Compete To Help Their Children, Study Says
A lot of research suggests women are less competitive than men. Study after study has found that, when given the choice of how they want to be compensated for tasks, men prefer to compete with peers f...
7 Things You Don't Know About Mother's Day's Dark History
The holiday started as an antiwar statement. But battles over who owned Mother's Day kept coming.
New Study Finds That It’s Safe To Eat During Labor
Pregnant women rejoice! You no longer have to starve while you are in labor. A new study released by the American Society of Anesthesiologists says that women are no longer at risk for aspirating if t...
Nurses, fathers, teachers, mothers. Why do we devalue someone the minute they care for others?
The real problem isn't about work-life balance—it's that we utterly devalue the importance of caregiving roles in our society. Anne-Marie Slaughter has come to regret that her site-crashingly popular ...
Why You Should Never Get Tough With Your Kids
Why you should never get tough with your kids, and why you should be gentle, calm, and loving instead. Peaceful parenting advice from 1 Awesome Dad
You have stem cells from each of your babies in your brain
The physical and emotional link between a mother and her child is about as close as a relationship can be. New research now shows the physical connection is even deeper than anyone previously thought....
DIY Secret Garden – A Child’s Dream Is Reality
This lucky young lady was surprised when her very imaginative mother decided to create an amazing wonderland as a birthday gift for her.
Breastfeeding May Expose Infants To Toxic Chemicals
A widely used class of industrial chemicals linked with cancer and interference with immune function—perfluorinated alkylate substances, or PFASs—appears to build up in infants by 20%–30% for each mon...
Risk Of Premature Birth Linked To Vaginal Bacteria
Trillions of microbes share our bodies, living on the skin or in the gut, mouth or vagina, what scientists call our microbiome. Many of these germs play critical roles in health, from good digestion t...
'Shallow, Selfish, and Self-Absorbed' Details Why Women Aren't Having Children
As detailed in essays by 16 different writers, both male and female: because they don't want to, and because not wanting to is perfectly reasonable But there’s one issue that can make even Cool Pope F...
Surrogacy
A surrogacy arrangement or surrogacy agreement is the carrying of a pregnancy for intended parents. There are two main types of surrogacy, gestational surrogacy and traditional surrogacy. In gestation...
Sociology of motherhood
The sociology of the family examines the family as an institution and a unit of socialization. This unit of socialization is identified through various sociological perspectives; particularly with reg...
Mama and papa
In linguistics, mama and papa is the sequences of sounds /ma/, /mama/ and similar ones known to correspond to the word for "mother" and "father" in many languages of the world.The basic kinship terms ...
Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding is feeding of infants or young children with breast milk from female breasts (i.e. through lactation). The sucking reflex enables babies to suck and swallow milk instinctively. Some moth...
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Childbirth
Childbirth, labour, delivery, birth, partus, or parturition is the culmination of a period of pregnancy with the expulsion of one or more newborn infants from a woman's uterus. The process of normal c...
Childbirth - Wikipedia
Maternal health
Maternal health is the health of women during pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period. It encompasses the health care dimensions of family planning, preconception, prenatal, and postnatal car...
Maternal health - Wikipedia
Mothers' rights
Mothers' rights movements have formed in various areas, focusing on workplace issues (labor rights), breast-feeding, and rights in family law. A number of organisations, including the World Health Org...
Human pregnancy
Pregnancy, also known as gravidity or gestation, is the time during which one or more offspring develops inside a woman. A multiple pregnancy involves more than one offspring, such as with twins. Preg...
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Teenage pregnancy
Teenage pregnancy is pregnancy in human females under the age of 20 at the time that the pregnancy ends. A pregnancy can take place after the start of the puberty before first menstrual period, but us...
Teenage pregnancy - Wikipedia
Prevalence of teenage pregnancy
Industrialized and developing countries have distinctly different rates of teenage pregnancy. In developed regions, such as North America and Western Europe, teen parents tend to be unmarried and adol...
Prevalence of teenage pregnancy - Wikipedia
Epidemiology of teenage pregnancy
Industrialized and developing countries have distinctly different rates of teenage pregnancy. In developed regions, such as North America and Western Europe, teen parents tend to be unmarried and adol...
Epidemiology of teenage pregnancy - Wikipedia
A Letter To The Motherless Daughters On Mother's Day
Today sucks, I know. It’s going to be hard. But so is every other day since you have lost your mother. There is absolutely no love in this world like the love of a mother. There is a void that cannot ...