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6 Days of Labor: A Birth Story

Brian Leaf | Posted 09.17.2014 | Parents
Brian Leaf

While watching a DVD of Meet the Fockers, Gwen has a contraction. I grab a pencil and the closest thing to write on (oddly, a scrap of wood) and begin timing. Five minutes apart and lasting one minute! Wahoo! Make the call!

WATCH: Do Babies In Womb Poo & Pee?

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 07.10.2013 | Science

Did you know when you were born, you had one sterile, clean poop? Then, of course, it's all downhill from there. But how did our newborn bodies accumu...