My Birthy Amazon Wish List

My Birthy Amazon Wish List

When I first heard about Amazon, it was mostly being used as a way for people to buy slightly used textbooks at huge discounts compared to the prices that college bookstores were offering them at.  When my sister helped me shop for the textbooks needed for midwifery school, Amazon was probably the place that we …

Newborn Screening

Tools of the Trade – Newborn Screening

If you have had a baby before, you may remember this test.  This test is commonly called the PKU test although PKU is just one of the rare conditions that it tests for.  Each state tests for a different number of conditions.  In Texas, we test for 31 conditions and 24 sub conditions.  More information …

Parenting

Biggest Changes In Your Life When A Baby Arrives

  Author Bio: Guest blogger, Ryan Howard runs SmartParentAdvice, a site that provides parenting advice for moms and dads. Ryan writes about all of the different ups and downs of parenting, provides solutions to common challenges, and reviews products that parents need to purchase for babies and toddlers. When a lot of parents look back on …