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Is St. Vincent’s Really “Baby Friendly”?

When signing onto the Connecticut Post this morning, I clicked on an article about St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport being deemed a “Baby Friendly” hospital in Connecticut. The standards for
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Celebrating 375 of Connecticut!

Looking for something fun to do with your family this weekend?  The Hartford Courant published some deals for families to have fun around the state, so I wanted to share a couple with my readers. The
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Are Cesarean Babies more Likely to suffer from Celiac Disease?

A new research study I stumbled across in the Health Day Medical News recently suggests that babies born via cesarean section may be more likely to  suffer from Celiac disease later on in life.
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Being a SAHM is a Full Time Job!

Yesterday I was asked a question on Formspring.me which kind of got my mind really going. I am sure it was meant to be an insult from one of my fans out there, but I think it just rang true of what a
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Patient Choice C-Sections are NOT Driving up the Rate!

Contrary to popular belief that patient choice cesarean sections are currently driving up the cesarean delivery rate, a study shows this not to be accurate.  The 2005 Listening to Mothers survey
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Things To Come…

There are a lot of great things to come in the next couple months. I am working on a group of series that are going to be super entertaining for all of my readers! First thing I am most excited about
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The Importance of Skin to Skin Contact after Birth

In the first hours after your baby is born, skin to skin contact, and keeping the mother with the baby at all times is something hospitals, and parents should be practicing everywhere. Unfortunately
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Accuracy in a Cartoon

There has been a  lot of discussion lately about woman’s feelings post cesarean here.  Lots of healthy baby comments, and other women simply not having an understanding of the feelings some women go
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