For Your Pregnancy Checklist: Genetic Carrier Screening
I didn't have the option when I started my family. But if you're thinking about pregnancy or in the throes of it, Horizon genetic carrier screening should be on your checklist.
Mater Mea: Denene Millner of MyBrownBaby Shares the Joy of Black Motherhood On The Most Gorgeous Site!
The Black parenting site, mater mea, celebrates Denene Millner, celebrity memoirist and founder of MyBrownBaby, in its latest issue.
Fit: One Woman’s Journey Getting Her Body Ready For a Baby Of Her Own
Dreams of motherhood seem elusive for this woman, who is getting her body—and mind—ready for a baby she's having a time trying to conceive.
A Day With HIV: A Black Mom Shares Her Story Of Diagnosis and Survival
In honor of A Day With HIV, Masonia Traylor, a Black mom of two, talks diagnosis, survival and concrete ways to strike down barriers for HIV-infected moms.
Saying No To Your Child: It’s a GOOD Thing—and They’ll Thank You For It
When did saying no to your child become a bad thing? Writer Lori Tharps asks the questions and gives the perfect answer: just say no.
Raising Dion: A Comic Book Imagines A Black Single Mom Parenting Her Superhero Son
Raising Dion is a delicious new superhero comic book series with an unlikely here: a Black single mom whose only superpower is love for her superhero son.
Michael Robinson’s Diabetes Jail Death Over Child Support Was Cruel
Michael Robinson got arrested for failing to pay child support and died after being denied life-saving insulin. It's time to advocate for prisoner's rights.
Black Breastfeeding Week: #LiftEveryBaby To Support Black Moms, Our Children & the Best First Food
Everything you need to know about Black Breastfeeding Week 2015 and why supporting Black breastfeeding mothers is a critical need that can't wait.