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January Is Birth Defects Prevention Month: Are Local Health Departments Ready?

Q&A with NACCHO Board Member Sandra Elizabeth Ford, MD, MPH
Director of the DeKalb County Board of Health

A baby is born with a birth defect in the United States every 4.5 minutes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 738 more words


Eating Well


How often do you sit and just hangout with your people in your life?

Your kid(s)? Your spouse? Your friends?

When do you just enjoy them and the time together? 191 more words


Birth Story for Baby #2

Being pregnant the second time around, I convinced myself I knew what to expect in regards to my pregnancy and with the actual birth. What a hilarious thought for sweet naive Meredith. 945 more words



So I suck, I try to do things that are good for me and good for my family I do but this pregnancy has truly got the best of me. 640 more words

Day of Prayer for the Protection of the Unborn

Prayer to the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of the Unborn

O Mary, Mother of the Unborn,
protect the gift of human life which your
Divine Son has allowed to be given. 688 more words


Atticus Orion

I thought I was done having kids after my daughter was born. Then after Watson. But here I am with my fourth child, an adorable third boy who also happens to be a red head. 232 more words