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October 16, 2017 by Cara Terreri, LCCE, CD(DONA) Leave a Comment
When a child dies, fathers grieve. Culturally, men grieve in different ways, often because of how they are taught -- or not taught -- to show grief and sadness. Because of the perceived need to "stay strong" and hide emotions, it's imperative that dads actively seek ways to process and deal with... Read More

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October 13, 2017 by Cara Terreri, LCCE, CD(DONA) Leave a Comment
Weaning a child from breastfeeding can be a tricky, confusing, and emotional time for parents and children. There are questions about when to do it and how to do it. There are intense emotions from both parent and child, and of course there's the physical changes to contend with. In a new guide book... Read More
October 11, 2017 by Cara Terreri, LCCE, CD(DONA) Leave a Comment
October is ICAN Accreta Awareness Month, an event created by the International Cesarean Awareness Network (ICAN) to bring attention to the condition of "placenta accreta," which is when the placenta attaches too deeply into the wall of your uterus. In a normally developing pregnancy, your baby's pla... Read More
October 9, 2017 by Cara Terreri, LCCE, CD(DONA) Leave a Comment
There are many baby gear products on the market -- and widely sold! -- that are, in fact, unsafe for babies and can increase the risk of infant death. Do you know what those products are?... Read More

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