| Oct 21, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Thanks "The Walking Dead", now I no longer have to wonder what a zombie's panties look like. And I no longer have to wonder what it would be like to see a zombie in its panties have its stomach slit open with a pocket knife. It made me feel a little...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Growing up in a big family, Jessica Valenti loved babies and always knew she wanted kids. But the stress of parenting a 2-pound preemie, born after preeclampsia and an emergency C-section, hit her hard. It was two months before her daughter could go...
| May 16, 2012
| 11:44 AM
UPSTATE, S.C. -- A new mother is in critical but stable condition after being diagnosed with flesh-eating bacteria, according to news reports.
Lana Kuykendall had just given birth to twins, when she started experiencing pain and noticed a growing spot on...
| May 21, 2012
| 4:50 AM
UPSTATE, S.C. -- The family of Lana Kuykendall -- a mother of three-week-old twins who is battling a rare flesh-eating bacteria -- realizes all too well that she "still has a long road ahead" after seven surgeries.
"We don't know what the next day is...
| May 22, 2012
| 12:07 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For at least some moms-to-be, it's extra body fat — and not blood sugar levels — that may be key to their risk of having a big baby, a study published Tuesday suggests.
Researchers found that among 472 pregnant...
| May 26, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Imagine a thread connecting you to everyone you know.
Some of the threads are thicker than rope while others are frayed or broken.
We make and break connections every day. We have connections that will be stretched, but cannot be broken. And we have the...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 12:07 PM
SANTA ANA, Calif. (KTLA) -- The former husband of a 71-year-old woman found stabbed to death in her Santa Ana home has been arrested, police said Sunday.
Macaria Finefield was found dead with a stab wound to the chest around 3:30 p.m. Saturday at a...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 6:03 PM
Well, if you didn't have thick, hot tears streaming down your swollen cheeks by the end of Sunday night's episode of The Walking Dead, check your pulse, because you might be a heartless zombie yourself! Or you might just be too tough and cool to cry, like...
| Nov 7, 2012
The term "pelvic floor" was not part of polite conversation a generation ago, when women with pelvic floor disorders, or PFDs, often suffered in silence.
Fortunately for the millions of women who know this acronym all too well, times have changed....
| Aug 25, 2012
"God," Julie said, "you're so cold. You don't care about anyone, or anything, except your animals."
I cared about her. I just didn't know how to say it. I'm a veterinarian. Julie was a colleague. I followed her to a green Jeep Cherokee in my building'...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:48 PM
SAN DIEGO -- About 200 people rallied outside Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla Monday to focus attention on the dangers of C-sections and induced labor.
“We're rallying for better births. We're rallying for the mamas,” said Dawn...