Baby & Pregnancy

One-derful First Birthday Themes

First birthdays are milestones that you don’t want to overlook. Your little one has gone from a tiny infant to a walking and talking...

Safe and Swimming: A Q&A with GBMC Pediatric Group’s Rachel Plotnik

With summer in full swing, many of us are quickly approaching beach-side vacations, hotel stays and poolside fun. But it’s important to stay vigilant....

Pregnancy Loss: Supporting Mothers Through Tragedy

Pregnancy loss can be difficult to talk about and even more difficult to fully heal from. The impact it has on an expecting mother’s...

Baby-Proofing Guide: Pediatric Experts Share Their Tips

Baby-proofing is an important step in every parent’s journey. As children grow, so does their curiosity. The goal is to make your home a...

Choosing a Pediatrician

Being pregnant with a new baby is exciting and a little scary. Before your baby is born, you may feel overwhelmed with information and...
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Life Hack: Organizing Clothes Before the Baby Comes

The secret to maintaining organization is simplicity. This point is never truer as it is when planning for a new addition to the family....
A pregnant mother thinking about her baby, tired alone at home. Depression and stress.

Ectopic Pregnancy: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

  One of the most blissful, anticipatory times in a woman’s life can be when trying to get pregnant or having confirmed a positive pregnancy test. But...
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Common Anomalies

  Approximately 150,000 babies (one in 33) are born with a birth defect in the United States each year. Birth defects are a leading cause...


There’s never a better time to focus on good health than when you’re pregnant. From what to expect when you’re expecting to what to...

A Fine Balance

For my family, this will be the summer of The Second Coming, by which I mean the birth of our second daughter in August. My...