Knowledge is the key to a healthy pregnancy
Social media, such as Twitter and Facebook, are valuable tools to help educate women about healthy pregnancy, she said. Pregnant women also can get ... babies die at a rate of 6.4 and 7.4, respectively. Hospitals can play a key role in bringing down ...
The Myth of the War of the Worlds Panic
Despite repeated assertions to the contrary in the PBS and NPR programs, almost nobody was fooled by Welles’ broadcast. How did the story of panicked listeners begin? Blame America’s newspapers. Radio had siphoned off advertising revenue from print ...
Author Debunks Myths About Divorce Rates, Including of Churchgoers
CP: What compelled you to do this study? Feldhahn: I started learning just how ... who have had many years of chances to get divorced. And that is where I was really astonished. The highest-risk age group today is baby boomers, and many of that group ...
Bringing Home Baby: Doctors and Parents on Making Big Decisions
Baby books can be hard to digest for many reasons ... In almost 80 percent of hospitals surveyed, newborns were being given formula when they did not need it medically, which makes getting started breastfeeding more difficult. Only 4 percent of hospitals ...
10 Breastfeeding Myths That Won't Go Away
We asked a team of breastfeeding experts for some of the most stubborn myths they hear day in and day out. Here's what they said: Myth #1: Breastfeeding is easy. Yes, babies and ... you don't need to do anything to your breasts to get them ready.