Why I Fought to Have a VBAC: One Mom’s Story

Why I Fought to Have a VBAC: One Mom’s Story

  “When my twin boys were born in 2011 via emergency C-section, I didn’t feel like I’d given birth. To protect me and my babies, a team of doctors had no choice but to strap me down and take that from me. All I could do was lie there clutching my husband’s...
The average new mom is older than ever

The average new mom is older than ever

The average new mom in the United States is older than ever — but the reason might surprise you. Women are starting families later. But the main force behind the trend is a dramatic drop in births to teens. That drove up the average age at which women give birth to...