Pregnancy & Baby

High-Risk Pregnancy: What Expectant Parents Should Know

What makes a pregnancy 'high risk'? Should you receive extra monitoring? A Beaumont obstetrician offers guidance.

What Parents Should Know About Having a Premature Baby

Having a premature baby can present a whole new set of challenges for parents. Here, a local NICU doctor answers some basic concerns.

The Most Essential Things a Newborn Baby Needs and What to...

Costs for baby can really add up. But not everything in the baby store is necessary. Here's the most essential things a newborn baby needs.

The ‘Season’ for Postpartum Depression

A new study says the condition is more common in certain seasons and among women who did not have an epidural. A local expert weighs in.

Study Says Babies Should Sleep in Parents’ Room for 12 Months

Infants should have a separate sleeping surface with no soft bedding, blankets or other items, according to American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines.

Why Some Babies Start Head Butting and What to Do

Is your toddler or baby head butting? Should you be concerned? Experts weigh in on the reasons and how to keep these kids safe.

Creative, Cute Ways to Announce Pregnancy

Can't find the right words to tell your loved ones and friends your good news? Try one of these cute ways to announce pregnancy!

The Reasons for Loss of Libido After Giving Birth

Emotional and physical factors impact a mom's loss of libido post-childbirth. How can you get back on track with your spouse?

How Safe Are Antidepressants During Pregnancy?

A local expert weighs in on which medications are safe and why it's so important to talk with your doctor.

Preparing for Baby: What to Do When You’re Expecting

Got the word that you've got a bun in the oven? Well, don't panic. Take a breath and read this for a smart start on the path to motherhood.

Warm Hearts Baby Showers ‘Shower’ Local Moms-to-Be With Love

Meet the Westland woman who has been hosting showers for low-income women in southeast Michigan for the past 14 years.

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.
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