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Inducing Labor

Catherine Pearson

Is This Common Labor Drug Unsafe?

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 05.07.2013 | Parents

A preliminary new study of the drug Pitocin, frequently given to women to help start or speed up childbirth, has raised concerns about its safety. ...

Can Hurricanes Make Pregnant Women Go Into Labor?

Posted 08.29.2012 | Parents

By: Karen Rowan, MyHealthNewsDaily Managing Editor Published: 08/29/2012 03:12 PM EDT on MyHealthNewsDaily Exactly what triggers the start of la...

One Long Week and the Birthing of Our Baby

Justin Cox | Posted 10.21.2012 | Parents
Justin Cox

The birth she imagined for herself had evaporated into a cloud of tubes and wires -- and now scalpels and anesthesia. As I sat and waited in that hallway, my love for her and our baby really was all-consuming.