Pregnancy & Baby

Water Birth: What You Should Know

What is water birth – and is it the right option for you? Local experts weigh in on this form of childbirth.

Drool Baby Drool: Top 10 Signs of Teething

From drooling, coughing and chin rashes to diarrhea, a low-grade fever and biting and gnawing, here are some classic signals your infant is in the starting stages of teething.

Sex Songs: The Ultimate Baby-Making Playlist

These tunes are sure to lift your libido. Want to give these ditties a roll in the hay? Watch the YouTube videos here, and make your own soundtrack.

How to Dress Baby for Colder Weather

Tips and advice for dressing your baby for fall and winter weather – including ways to ensure he or she doesn't get too warm.

Top Dangers for Babies

What are safety hazards for babies? In honor of Baby Safety Month in September, local experts weigh in on five dangers and how you can avoid them.

What is ‘Normal’ Labor?

A local childbirth educator with Beaumont explains the realities of labor and what parents should expect.

Breastfeeding Lactation Consultants in Southeast Michigan

New moms who need lactation advice can turn to a certified lactation consultant in Oakland, Macomb, Wayne and Washtenaw counties for breastfeeding help.

Placenta Encapsulation & Other Services in Southeast Michigan

Eating placenta and placenta encapsulation are common practices in natural birthing circles and an increasingly popular choice for families.

Hospitals With Birthing Centers in Southeast Michigan

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.

New Parent Classes in Southeast Michigan

Find prenatal exercises, Lamaze and other types of new parent classes that mom and dad can take together to prepare for their bundle's upcoming arrival.

Doula Services in Southeast Michigan

Wondering how to find a doula in Oakland, Macomb, Wayne and Washtenaw counties? Our list of local options, including certified doulas in Michigan.

When is it Time to Stop Breastfeeding?

There's no 'right' time to cut off the milk supply to your baby. Here, experts weigh in on weaning from breastfeeding and making the right choice for you.