Laura Apyan, maternity case manager and Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) at BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, says that 92% of mothers report difficulty breastfeeding in the first week. But that doesn’t mean it’s impossible.
We asked Robin Carter, BSN, RN, IBCLC, a Nashville-based nurse and lactation consultant to help us explore some of the most common myths about breastfeeding.
Dr. Lisa Staton, medical director for BlueCare Tennessee, says breast cancer prevention starts with screening.
When you’re having a second baby, it’s normal for your child to feel anxious. Here are things parents can do to make the transition easier.
A pregnant woman needs to take precautions to ensure her health and her baby’s. That includes getting certain vaccinations — and avoiding others until after the birth.
Here’s what to expect at well-baby exams and why you shouldn’t skip your new-mom checkup.
Having a baby changes everything, including your friendships. Whether you’re pregnant or just know someone who is, read these tips on how to maintain friendships during pregnancy.