Postpartum Progress: Changing the Game for Black Moms
Postpartum Progress developed a checklist to help Black moms with Postpartum Depression.
Check Out My ‘Birthing While Black’ Story On The Birth Hour Podcast
The Birth Hour opened its podcast to MyBrownBaby, where I chronicled the night my first baby was born and the gritty aftermath.
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.
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.
Turns Out It Might Be Okay To Eat Fish While Pregnant
Because my doc told me it wasn't cool to eat fish while pregnant, I survived on popcorn, ice and pregnancy pills. Turns out fish might have been A-ok.
While the Rest of the World Supports Families and Children, the U.S. is a Global Embarrassment
As the only industrialized nation on the globe that doesn’t mandate paid leave for mothers of newborns, the U.S. is a global embarrassment.
“You Can Always Try Again” and Other Rude Things People Said When I Told Them I Was Having Another Daughter
Oh man, you have no idea how disappointed we are to have a completely healthy baby girl. Girls are so useless.
Blessed to be Covered: Why ACA Enrollment Is Imperative For Uninsured Black Moms
A pregnant Black mom urges us to take the first and most important step in raising the next generation of happy and healthy brown babies: get covered under the Affordable Care Act.
Childless and Okay With It For Now: When Babysitting Wears You Out
She's knows she wants a family of her own, but she wonders what happens when you can’t give them back at the end of day?