Archive for November 2013

When Grandparents Have Different Parenting Practices Than You Do

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

by Janice Frey-Angel, CEO, National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition This column originally appeared on What To Expect’s Word of Mom blog November 14, 2013. Before I came to work in maternal-child health, my daughter announced that she was expecting our first grandchild. Needless to say, my husband and I were thrilled. My son-in-law is an infectious…  read more >>

National Premature Infant Health Coalition: Making a Difference During Prematurity Awareness Month and Throughout the Year

Friday, November 15th, 2013

by Andrea Goodman Maternal & Child Health Director National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition (HMHB)   The maternal and infant health field has made immense strides in prematurity prevention over the last decade. It is invigorating to be a part of, but it was also urgent that we prioritized it. Preterm birth is the leading…  read more >>