When your body is working properly, enzymes and acids in your stomach convert food into glucose (a.k.a. sugar). Your stomach then delivers … Read more about Gestational Diabetes: What You Need to Know
The flu season is in full swing and it’s still not too late to get vaccinated. Among the active flu strains this year are H1N1 and A H3N2. … Read more about Here’s How Pregnant Women Can Protect Their Newborns Against the Flu
Dr. Aliabadi was recently featured again on E Channel’s Keeping Up With The Kardashians where she had the privilege of delivering another … Read more about Khloe Kardashian’s Touching Note To Dr. Aliabadi
It's that time of the year, the weather is starting to turn colder and people are beginning to sniffle and cough. Your best bet is to … Read more about Pregnant Women Can Protect Their Newborns Against the Flu (and themselves). Here’s how.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released its first-ever guidelines on marijuana use for pregnant and breast-feeding women. These … Read more about Warning for Pregnant Women and Breastfeeding Moms: Don’t Use Pot! Here’s Why.
Before the mid-1990s, infants traveling in automobiles were usually strapped into car seats located in the front passenger seat. While no … Read more about Children Are Still Needlessly Dying in Hot Cars. Know the Signs of Heatstroke
Becoming a parent is hard. Between the long, sleepless nights, interrupted routines, and more scares and uncertainties cropping up with each … Read more about Obstetricians Warn About Dad’s Baby Blues: New Fathers at High Risk for Post-Partum Depression, Too
Are There Secrets to Successful Breastfeeding? New Mom & UCLA Anthropologist Travels Globe to Find Out
Last week on NPR’s “Morning Edition” a story grabbed my attention. It was called “Secrets of Breastfeeding From Global Moms In The Know” and … Read more about Are There Secrets to Successful Breastfeeding? New Mom & UCLA Anthropologist Travels Globe to Find Out
In the 1930s, the iconic comic strip character Popeye magically acquired a son (maybe a nephew?) named Sweet Pea. Popeye may not have been … Read more about Put your baby to sleep in a box? A Finnish idea is winning US converts and saving lives