'Your first shower will be like a scene from 'Carrie.' It's normal.'
'Can't we just start providing women with what they need?'
Raye Lee posted photos of her C-section scar, along with some strong words.
From the small victories to the epic fails.
Fact: every 103 seconds a mother dies in pregnancy and childbirth.
It was more than 15 years ago that I had my only child. Like a lot of other mums, I remember it like it happened yesterday. But unlike a lot of other parents, I don't remember a lot of joy from that day.
We need to talk about childbirth pain to prepare for it.
In the delivery room of a hospital, as women become mothers, apparently the most common words uttered -- or shrieked, yelled and howled -- are "I'm never having sex again!"
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Far from becoming more accepting of each other's choices, we are coming up with new ways to compete -- whether it be through an unassisted outdoor birth or a placenta cake served at the baby naming or, you know, rubbing vaginal juices over our babies because we didn't have a vaginal delivery.
Send Hope Not Flowers
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A man taking a selfie while his wife was giving birth in the background has been called a "brave, brave man" on social media. Gil Solano uploaded the photo to Imgur, writing "My wife wanted to make su...