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A woman giving birth in America now is more likely to die than a woman giving birth in China/WaPo by Meryl Nass Posted Fri 02 May 2014 11:37pm What is the tag line?  Don't be poor in America.  Healthcare is simply too expensive for a sizable number of Americans to afford, so they go without.  And this is the result.  True, there are more high-risk pregnancies in the US than there used to be, but that is equally true for other developed countries. The maternal mortality ... Read on »
What happens to the birth certificate when a surrogate gives birth? by ARR1.com Posted Mon 06 Dec 2010 4:47pm Birth certificates are a tricky issue in the process of surrogacy. When a surrogate gives birth, can an intended parent’s name be put directly on a child’s birth certificate or must the parent legally adopt the child? Share this: Read on »
Giving birth without medical professionals by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Wed 18 May 2011 9:36pm What is unassisted childbirth? Unassisted childbirth (UC) quite simply refers to the practice of giving birth without the attendance of medical professionals such as midwives or obstetricians. The term was coined by Laura Shanley , the author of a book with the same title. Shanley is known by many in UC circles as the “mother” of the ... Read on »
‘Pregnant Man’ Gives Birth to Second Child by netventures Patient Expert Posted Thu 11 Jun 2009 7:16pm Yes, men, it is possible for you to give birth to a child, but it’s a lot more likely if you’re a transgender male. Thomas Beatie, 35, gave birth two days ago to his second child and sources close to the couple told ABC News that it was a “natural childbirth.” Beatie was originally born a womn named Tracy, but had sex-reassignment surger ... Read on »
Giving Birth in India by HUG Your Baby Patient Expert Posted Mon 14 Sep 2009 2:52pm Priti lives in Hyderabad. She hears birth stories that send a chill down her spine. Five months pregnant herself, she wants a different experience. This week Priti feels the kicking of her new baby for the first time. These tiny flutters just below her belly button, remind her that a REAL person is living inside of her. As a mother-to-be she ... Read on »
Giving Birth to Anamsong by Abigail S. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Thu 09 Feb 2012 6:00am Have you ever looked back and realized you could have never envisioned the path your life has taken? As I prepare to launch my new website and business, I am astounded at what has happened in my life to create this moment, now. This is why I bow down to my soul and revere its wisdom. Every time, and I really do mean every time, my mind starts t ... Read on »
Mom Gives Birth to Rare Identical Triplets by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Tue 21 Oct 2008 12:20am This was posted on AOL....one embryo was transfered using IVF.... By FRANK ELTMAN, AP Posted: 2008-03-05 09:25:02 Filed Under: Health News, Nation News MANHASSET, N.Y. (March 5) - When they get older, Logan, Eli and Collin Penn may blanch at the notion they wore nail polish to their first news conference. But it's the only way their ... Read on »
“Pregnant Man” Gives Birth to Second Child by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted Mon 15 Jun 2009 5:55pm Thomas Beatie was born a woman. “She” turned to “he” through sex-reassignment surgery and hormone treatment, but kept the uterus. Good thing for his family, too, as his wife Nancy was unable to give birth. The family made news last year when they went on Oprah and in the LGBT magazine The Advocate to announce his pregnancy with the couple’s ... Read on »
'Pregnant Man' Gives Birth to Second Child by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted Sat 13 Jun 2009 11:45pm Thomas Beatie was born a woman. “She” turned to “he” through sex-reassignment surgery and hormone treatment, but kept the uterus. Good thing for his family, too, as his wife Nancy was unable to give birth. The family made news last year when they went on Oprah and in the LGBT magazine The Advocate to announce his pregnancy with the couple’s ... Read on »
LOW SEX DRIVE AND LITTLE OR NO SEX, AFTER GIVING BIRTH by Triumph Posted Sun 29 Aug 2010 12:00am Children are a gift from the Lord; they are a reward from him. Children born to a young man are like sharp arrows in a warrior’s hand Psalm 127: 3 and 4 “HOPE MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE" I am still around and missing you all. Just got the chance to do another blog post on an issue that aff ... Read on »