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...
6 Post-Delivery Body Surprises to Expect

6 Post-Delivery Body Surprises to Expect

  A lot happens to your body immediately after you deliver. From a still-big belly to shaking, don’t be surprised by these post-birth experiences. When I packed my hospital bag before giving birth, I threw in a tunic and a pair of pre-pregnancy capris for...
Cord Blood Banking

Cord Blood Banking

  Cord blood banking refers to the storage of a newborn’s umbilical cord blood cells. Parents can store their baby’s cord blood for long periods of time, and these cells can be used for treatments in the future. Since the cord blood cells are kept in...