Miracles In the Midst of a Hurricane

Sometimes it takes a catastrophe to remind us of our humanity. Sometimes we get caught up in the mechanics of living that an act of Nature has to descend upon us in one fell swoop […]

Top Ways to Avoid a Home Birth Disaster [Video]

Dr. Linda Burke-Galloway discusses the $55 million dollar Johns Hopkins law suit and how pregnant women can minimize their chances of having a home birth disaster.

Should All Newborns With Low APGAR Scores Get the Cooling Blanket?

I had first heard about the cooling blanket a few years ago when a friend of mine told me a story that could only be defined as a miracle, at least for an obstetrician. A […]

Should All Newborns With Low APGAR Scores Get the Cooling Blanket?

I had first heard about the cooling blanket a few years ago when a friend of mine told me a story that could only be defined as a miracle, at least for an obstetrician. A […]

Introducing Guest Blogger Melis Ann: What Pregnant Moms Need to Know About Neonatal Intensive Care Units

Today I’d like to introduce our guest blogger, Melis Ann, who has written a thought-provoking and highly informative article about Neonatal Intensive Care Units and the importance of selecting the right hospital. Melis Ann is […]

10 Things Every Mother Needs to Know before Her Newborn is Discharged from the Hospital

As insurance companies become more aggressive regarding restricting care in the name of profit, patients will have to be more proactive in order to avoid unnecessary and preventable complications. You’ve just had a baby 24 […]

10 Things Every Mother Needs to Know before Her Newborn is Discharged from the Hospital

As insurance companies become more aggressive regarding restricting care in the name of profit, patients will have to be more proactive in order to avoid unnecessary and preventable complications. You’ve just had a baby 24 […]

NICUs Do Not Need Gatekeepers! Shame on the State of Texas

What is wrong with the state of Texas? Have they no heart? Why is it that at the time of fiscal crisis, it’s always the “little” people whose services are eliminated first? The “little” people […]

NICUs Do Not Need Gatekeepers! Shame on the State of Texas

What is wrong with the state of Texas? Have they no heart? Why is it that at the time of fiscal crisis, it’s always the “little” people whose services are eliminated first? The “little” people […]

The Hijacking of Pregnant Women

So, here we go again. Yet another slap in the face by big Pharma.  Something is fundamentally wrong when a company charges $1,500.00 for a $10.00 drug that will not only save the lives of […]