Posts filed under: Women’s Health

Anxiety in Motherhood: Why We Feel It and 6 Tips to Overcome It

The pressure to be a perfect mom begins before we have children. No wonder we feel anxiety in motherhood every step of the way! Learn how society makes parenting anxiety... Read More

Disadvantages of Natural Birth: How Being Guilted Destroyed My Birth Experience

Some pregnant women feel pressure to have a natural childbirth. Learn about the importance of choice and some of the disadvantages of natural birth.... Read More

Dealing with Anxiety as a Mom: Not Quite Trapped In the Wallpaper

In many ways, I am a remarkably average mom. Married, suburban, driving around in a white minivan carting two elementary-age kids from one activity to another. I’m juggling the snack... Read More

The Medical Term for Miscarriage Is Abortion: Here’s Why That’s a Problem

Nearly half of miscarrying mothers admit to feeling guilt or self-blame. And why wouldn't we feel guilty? The word miscarriage, after all, directly implies blame toward the mother. If you’re... Read More

Holy Hot Flashes: Laura’s Primary Ovarian Insufficiency Story

When Laura had hot flashes at 32, her medical intuition told her it was not good. She hoped to conceive, but soon learned that she had primary ovarian insufficiency. Here's... Read More

The Benefits of Patient Empowerment for African American Mothers

Aisha Stith is writing this article for her rockstar son, Chase, one of the most magnificent beings. And for everyone who has endured the trauma of delivering a child early.... Read More

The Importance Of Rediscovering Yourself After Motherhood

Experiencing an identity crisis after baby? You're not alone. This article talks about the importance of rediscovering yourself after motherhood.... Read More

5 Tips for Coping with Pregnancy Anxiety After Miscarriage

Pregnancy after loss can be emotionally draining. Thanks to great mental healthcare, I developed a lot of coping mechanisms for making it through pregnancy after loss. Read my story &... Read More

Nicole’s Forbidden Late Term Abortion Story: What You Need to Know

One mom tells her late term abortion story about a wanted pregnancy that became the medical abortion story of her worst nightmares.... Read More

Pregnancy After Miscarriage: Vulnerability, Hope, and Anxiety

Pregnancy after miscarriage often produces anxiety. Find out what to expect trying to conceive & during pregnancy after miscarriage. ... Read More