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Hospitals With Birthing Centers in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Are you trying to find a close, comfortable and low-stress environment to naturally birth your baby? Browse this list of local hospitals with birthing centers to find the right place for you.

Busting Breastfeeding Myths

In celebration of National Breastfeeding Month, a local lactation consultant debunks four common breastfeeding myths.

Best Doctors in Michigan: 2017 Mom-Approved Docs

Kid-tested, parent-approved. Metro Parent readers raved about their favorite pediatricians, dentists, therapists and much more. Who made this year's cut?

Interviewing a Pediatrician: Questions to Ask a New Pediatrician

Need a little help when deciding which pediatrician is best for your child? Walk into your meet-and greet-appointment with questions in hand.

What is Attachment Parenting? What are the Pros and Cons?

Bedsharing, babywearing, breastfeeding and more are often included in this style of parenting. Is it right for you?

Best Foods to Boost Milk Supply

A local expert says these lactation-friendly foods could increase breast milk supply but aren't a substitute for seeking professional help for low supply.

Alcohol and Breastfeeding: Can You Drink and Breastfeed?

Booze, boobs and babies – do they mix? Local lactation consultants offer tips to help you make an informed decision.

Benefits of Breastfeeding for Mom and Baby

An expert weighs in on the advantages of breastfeeding and tips on how to make it work for you for National Breastfeeding Month in August.

Best Doctors in Michigan: 2017 Mom-Approved Docs

Kid-tested, parent-approved. Metro Parent readers raved about their favorite pediatricians, dentists, therapists and much more. Who made this year's cut?

How to Wean Your Baby from Breastfeeding

Beth Meeker, lactation consultant at Beaumont, offers advice for moms on how to ease their baby – and themselves – into ending breastfeeding.

Mount Clemens Mom Deborah Jo 'DJ' Ross

This Macomb County mom shares the details of her labor and delivery, her favorite baby gift and more.

UK Mom Still Breastfeeds 6-Year-Old Daughter

Mother claims it's best to let the child decide when to stop breastfeeding. Some agree – but many feel this is simply an unintentional 'booby trap.'
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Tips on Dealing with Other People’s Kids

It can be complicated. Their parents' rules or yours? Can you discipline them? And what about posting photos on Facebook? Here are some practical dos and don'ts to dealing with other people's kids.

Earth Day Crafts for Kids

Go green with these fun Earth Day crafts for kids – including a stained glass planet, recycled bird feeder, tissue paper globe and more.

Detroit Zoo Searching for Kid Mayor of Amphibiville

Applicants must write a 100-word essay for the Detroit Zoological Society and submit it by April 30, 2021.

Hellenic Museum of Michigan Reopens with New Exhibit

Explore artwork by artists of Greek heritage at the Hellenic Museum of Michigan's latest exhibit, The Hellenic Art Exhibition, on display through July 25, 2021.

Watch This, Do That: The Lego Movie

Teach your kids to embrace what makes them special with the latest installment of our Watch This, Do That series: The Lego Movie.