By the time you read this piece, I should soon be holding my new son in my arms.
With eight weeks to go, I realized I’m missing the obvious — there’s a baby on the way in December.
A new report from the Center for Reproductive Rights reviews the losses of women’s rights throughout the states in the aftermath of health reform.
The opinion in Burton v. Florida, in which an appeals court reversed an order forcing a pregnant woman to go on bed rest and undergo cesarean surgery, raises a question about our courts: what is it about pregnancy that they just don’t understand?
A new study suggests that otherwise healthy women may safely get pregnant sooner after a miscarriage than previously thought.
I wasn’t supposed to be writing this today. No, today I’m supposed to be doing something else. Giving birth.
As a parent-to-be I am elated to about the Safe Chemicals Act. But while I understand parents’ fears about toxic chemicals, this is only the tip of of an iceberg, the rest of which is made up of those with the highest level of exposure: The workers.
I’ve had a baby, and I’m pro-choice. I lost a baby and I’m pro-choice. I am pregnant after a loss, and I am still adamantly pro-choice. I doubt that growing any older, or any life experience will ever change my beliefs.
I didn’t expect to say this for some time. I’m pregnant. And I’m terrified.
Infertility and loss is something we always keep quiet. No wonder it seems like such a lonely journey.