3:43 min| 1,313,908 viewsIn an assisted delivery, a vacuum or forceps can ease your baby out and help avoid a c-section.Show transcriptNarrator: With birth, it& 39;s best to expect the unexpected. Sometimes, during the pushing stage of labor, it& 39;s in the best interest of the baby or mother to speed up delivery by using forceps or a vacuum device.
3:40 min| 221,334 viewsTry this tasty and nutritious twist on noodles.Show transcriptHi, I& 39;m Lindsay Weiss from the Baby Center Blog. Today, I want to show you one of my family& 39;s most requested dinner meals, Thai Chicken and Noodle Bowls. This is one of my kids& 39; favorites because it& 39;s just a really yummy noodle dish.
I& 39;ve been so forgetful since I got pregnant. Is & 34;pregnancy brain& 34; a real condition?Pregnancy brain is real for many expectant moms – between 50 and 80 percent of pregnant women report having memory lapses or focus problems. Exactly what causes this brain fog during pregnancy is unclear, though research is ongoing.
Linda Murray: What type of caregiver do women choose? The 2 types of caregivers trained to help a woman deliver a baby are doctors and midwives. The vast majority of women in the United States choose a doctor, shown here in blue, as their main caregiver during their pregnancy.Mom 1: I& 39;m very confident with my doctor, my physician, and I thought the one thing I wanted to have was be comfortable with my OB and really trust her to do the right thing, and I did.
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The baby& 39;s finally here, and the expecting parents are officially a family. To help a new threesome celebrate, you can always give the basics – baby clothes, bathing and feeding supplies, diapers – but if you& 39;re looking for a gift with a little more dazzle, try one of these ideas:The vice kitThey& 39;ve spent nine long months just saying no, but now that the baby has arrived, new parents can ditch some of those pregnancy prohibitions.