Another C-Section??

i have 2 children already .. my first was natural (induced at 34 weeks due to pre-term rupture of membranes) and my 2nd was a emergency c-section (induced at 36 weeks due to...


too young for a Chicken Pox Party?

We didn't do the Chicken Pox vaccine on our kids and I have been waiting for someone we know to have them and "share" with us. I think the neighbor boy has them but now my...

Started by Cheryl on 07/09/2009 in Green Moms

Last update on 02/24/2010 by Sabrina


Vaccinations? Yeh or neh?

Am I the only Mother on this whole site that thinks vaccinating my child is a good thing? That it's amazing that we live in a world where polio, plagues and epidemics are...

Started by Deidre on 07/19/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/13/2011 by Jessica


Woman 'denied a termination' dies in hospital

http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/frontpage/2012/1114/1224326575203.html I am so sickened that I have been crying for hours. This woman died in horrible pain and it would...

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Started by Jen on 11/15/2012 in Hot Topics

Last update on 12/24/2012 by Kari


Wait to clamp that cord....

"Delaying clamping for an extra minute or two may help prevent anemia in full-term infants, according to a study cited by the researchers. Studies on preterm infants have found...

Started by Amy on 04/12/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/13/2011 by Merry


Chinas "one child Policy"

The one-child policy is the population control policy (or planned birth policy) of the People's Republic of China (PRC). The Chinese government introduced the policy in 1979 to...


For the anti-circs/and whoever else is interested

re-posted cafemom So, yeah, here we go with the circumcision debate -- again. One of the hot button topics in Babydom ... and especially in San Francisco. We reported on this...

Started by Katherine on 03/08/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 03/15/2011 by Jenni


Information on Hydracephalus

Overview During prenatal development, the brain starts out as a tubular structure. As it grows, the inner tube remains and becomes a series of interconnected cavities known as...


Anything you can do, we can do better.

While you silly Americans just sit around debating the funding of planned parenthood, our wicked ass government just went ahead and cut that shit. Steve Harper - man of action....

Started by Lady Heather on 04/21/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/25/2011 by Johnny