Help with post partum at work?

I have been to my doctor and have post partum. My daughter is 5 weeks old and my son is 22 months. I am to go back to work on March 8 and not to sure how to handle it at work....


Post Partum Depression

After giving birth I went through a lot of unexpected problems which made it difficult to cope with my newborn son on top of sleep deprivation. For a whle I felt lke I was the...

Started by Anahi on 10/19/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 10/28/2009 by Stephanie


Labor Doula

Hi I'm a post partum doula in the Philly area. Does anyone have any info. on how to become certified for a Labor Doula? Thanks, Kate


did you use a doula?

im thinking of becoming a doula (someone who assist in the birth of youchild by supporting you and your wishes-also can halp with post partum).and im wondering how often people...



Hello everyone! I just joined this community. I have two daughters, the younger of whom was born in February, 2007. Her name is Szilvia Vivien, but we just call her Vivi. My...


Placenta Eating?

I recently saw a tv show about people eating thier placents after the baby was born! i have read quite alot on it and thinks its just crazy! how does everyone else think about...


How do I get my 15 month old to stop screeching?

My baby boy screams all the time, if he's happy, if he wants something or if he's whinning or if his older brother touches his blankie. How do i change this habbit, how do you...

Started by Kimberly on 09/14/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/14/2009 by Cailie


Breastfeeding past age 2

My son will be 2 this Sunday and I'm still breastfeeding him. He still wakes up a few times a night to feed and crawls all over me (sometimes for literally an hour). I have...

Started by Peggy on 03/25/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/10/2010 by Celeste


Eating your placenta?

A mom posted this in another community and I figured this may be a good place for it. This mom had eaten hers(or her babies depending on which way you look at it) to prevent...

Started by Katarina on 05/11/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/16/2010 by Heather


Not walking?

My son is almost 14 months and he is still not walking on his own. He walks with a walker and if he is holding on to my hand or finger and can take a few steps by his self. I do...