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10 Dirty Truths For New And Expectant Parents
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You're not officially a new mom until you've been "dumped" on.
'Welcome To Motherhood' Rap Is Just What Parents-To-Be Need To Hear
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Despite being madly in love with motherhood, I can't help waxing poetic on occasion about my pre-child days. If anyone tries to tell you that your life will be the same after children as it was before, they are lying to you, plain and simple.
To NIPT or Not to NIPT? That Is the Question
Kecia Gaither, M.D., MPH, FACOG
Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist and Public Health Advocate
All parents want the best reassurance for their pregnancy and to protect their unborn to their greatest capability. What is imperative is that a woman understands her options concerning prenatal testing and the risks and benefits inherent in each.
What You May Not Expect When You're Expecting
As exciting as all the considerations may be, they often distract from the more daunting task of navigating the workplace while expecting: sad to say, this is the dark underbelly of pregnancy in the United States.
Prenatal Testing: It's Just Information, Not Answers -- or a Guarantee
Claire McCarthy, M.D.
Pediatrician, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
The pace of genetic research is stunning and exciting. But there is more to life and health than genetics.
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