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Placenta Encapsulation

Inspired by Eastern traditions of consuming the placenta, Western moms are claiming ownership of what once was a fringe movement and finding benefits along the way.

Open Adoption

Lindsey Rattan was a student athlete who attended church and was a member of the National Honor Society. At age…

Starving for Answers

Even before you experience the ecstasy of seeing the double “positive” lines on a pregnancy test, you may notice the…

Modern Maternity

A Dallas perinatologist explains why advanced maternal age poses a greater health challenge to modern moms.

A Turn of Fate

Once almost a lost art but now making its way back into use, external version is the technique of turning a breech baby into a more desirable, head-down position for birth.

VBAC Is Back

VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) support has returned to North Texas with the re-launch of a local chapter of ICAN,…