Skin-to-Skin: A Special Way for Dad to Bond with Baby

Skin-to-Skin: A Special Way for Dad to Bond with Baby

There’s nothing quite like a bond between a mother and her newborn. But dads and partners can have a strong bond, too, and that bond can begin right after baby is born. Skin-to-skin contact, or kangaroo care, is when an unclothed baby is placed on a parent’s bare chest. There are many benefits of skin-to-skin […]

A Pregnancy Itch You Just Can’t Scratch

A Pregnancy Itch You Just Can’t Scratch

It’s not uncommon to experience uncomfortable symptoms throughout pregnancy. One Michigan woman was fully aware of this and quickly disregarded the discomfort from a strange itch that began around 32 weeks of pregnancy. At first, Christina DePino thought the itching was nothing out of the ordinary and concluded it was due to all of the […]