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Sisters Share Their Birth Moments

Sisters Melissa and Valerie share many things, including the doctors who care for them. Hear about their childbirth journey with Mount Pleasant OB/GYN and the… 6 more words

Life Changing Moments

The truth about FGM

FGM stands for female genital mutation, which if the name doesn’t spell it enough for you, it is a process in which the external sex organs are totally annihilated and the entrance to the vagina is sewn up to make the aperture as small as possible. 620 more words

On Birth, Ethics, Human Rights, and Feminism

There’s a loaded title!

But those are just a few of the things that I want to talk about today. These things have been on my mind for a while now and I’ve been meaning to write about it for some time. 1,298 more words

Where do babies come from?

You might want to know how I became a mom.

I intermittently documented my pregnancy on a blog I created specifically so my family on the other side of the country could follow along. 957 more words

Mothering

Lisa Prank: "all my bubblegum big dramatic feelings"

Photo: © Taylor Boylston

Lisa Prank is the adorable alter-ego of Robin Edwards or her solo pop-punk project. The first time I heard her “Crush on the world” EP… 781 more words

Music

Gastrointestinal endoscopy in the pregnant woman.

Friedel D, Stavropoulos S, Iqbal S, Cappell MS. World J Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 May 16;6(5):156-67. doi:
10.4253/wjge.v6.i5.156

About 20000 gastrointestinal endoscopies are performed annually in America in pregnant women. 290 more words

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Bibi

She’s my kid,
I’m a goaty fella, (aah,roc-a-fella)
Yep, made it on the rocks,
Swished whiskey, (it’s like the folks did true?)
She dipped (it in),(it’s why we reproduce?) 99 more words