Smoking During Pregnancy

Smoking During Pregnancy

Exposure to Tobacco Smoke During Pregnancy -There is never a good time to be exposed to the poisons in tobacco smoke, but smoking during pregnancy is the worst! There are over 400 toxic chemicals in tobacco smoke; over 43 of these are known to cause cancer. These...
Postpartum Depression: Different From the Baby Blues?

Postpartum Depression: Different From the Baby Blues?

  “Dr. Linda, I should feel joy now that I’m a mom, but I feel completely overwhelmed, I have no energy … I cry all the time. I just don’t think I can do this.” Do YOU Have the Baby Blues - or Something Else? In the first few weeks after...
Your Baby’s First Bath: For Safety, Confidence and Fun!

Your Baby’s First Bath: For Safety, Confidence and Fun!

Parents usually first encounter baby-specific equipment as they prepare to take their newborn home from the hospital: most hospitals won’t allow you to leave unless your baby is strapped into a car seat, for safety. The next big issue is often how to bathe your...