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Having a Baby Is Hard in Ethiopia: Women Walk A Lot, and Wait A Lot

The Conversation Africa | Posted 01.25.2016 | Impact
The Conversation Africa

Maternal health has made great advances in Ethiopia. In my 10 years conducting research on maternal health, I've seen a big push to build more health facilities and to provide ambulances to transport pregnant women to these facilities.

What Is Special?

Meryl Hartstein | Posted 08.19.2013 | Parents
Meryl Hartstein

Did our world crumble? No. Did we lose faith? No. We pulled up our sleeves and did whatever we needed to do without looking at this as a negative. This child is a ray of light. A divine gift. An ever changing surprise.

Enough With the Baby Talk

Steve Calechman | Posted 12.14.2011 | Parents
Steve Calechman

I don't know much about being a husband. I know even less about being a parent, but, even in my cluelessness, I'm confident in my knowledge of one thing: Smart people say dumb stuff when faced with someone else's pregnancy.

Pregnant Student Goes Into Labor During Bar Exam, Still Finishes Exam

Posted 10.01.2011 | College

A pregnant Northwestern law grad taking the Illinois bar exam went into labor during the test on Wednesday. Remarkably, the recent grad actually finis...