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Woman’s Presents Baby Grand

  You’re pregnant or you just gave birth to your baby boy or girl. Your child is the center of your world and you want the absolute best for him or her from the very start. But where do you start? On Saturday, Nov. 1, Woman’s Hospital will host its semi-annual Baby Grand event to […]

Dad’s Role in Pregnancy and Birth

“It was inspiring. It made me realize that there is nothing that I could do that could trump that ever. You can run 10 marathons, but once you see your wife go through birth, that’s it, you know. She’s got you beat.” That’s a quote from one dad who witnessed his wife give natural birth […]

Choosing Fertility Treatment to Start Your Family

CommentsPosted by: Mommy-Go-Round Guest Blogger on Sep 02, 2014 in Pregnancy

After trying for years to get pregnant with no success, Randy and Nicole thought their dreams of starting a family were close to the end. As a last-ditch effort, the couple sought out fertility treatment at Woman’s Hospital. They admittedly didn’t know much about the treatment process before stepping foot in the fertility doctor’s office. […]

3 Things No One Ever Told You About Breastfeeding

August is National Breastfeeding Month. Every week in August, the Mommy-Go-Round will feature one post on the benefits of breastfeeding and tips to help along the way. Visit womans.org to discover all Woman’s Hospital has to offer regarding breastfeeding resources.  A quick Google search will reveal plenty of articles, blogs and information about breastfeeding. With everything out there, […]

What’s In a Name? The Most Popular Baby Names of 2013

A flood of new babies with the biblical moniker helped the name Noah sail past Jacob to become the new No. 1 name for boys in 2013. The switch at the top ended Jacob’s 14-year run as the most popular boy’s name in America. According to the Social Security Administration, which released the most popular […]

Debunking Breastfeeding Myths and Realities

August is National Breastfeeding Month. Every week in August, the Mommy-Go-Round will feature one post on the benefits of breastfeeding and tips to help along the way. Visit Woman’s website to discover all Woman’s Hospital has to offer regarding breastfeeding resources. Breastfeeding helps you lose weight…myth or reality? Believe it or not, Yes! Breastfeeding burns an extra 500 […]

Cancer Survivors Have New Hope for Conceiving After Treatment

CommentsPosted by: Mommy-Go-Round Guest Blogger on Jul 28, 2014 in Pregnancy

WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports Cancer treatments in the past have made it difficult and sometimes impossible for women to get pregnant and start a family, but new fertility options are making pregnancy possible for cancer survivors. Andrea McCarthy was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in 2011, and she was determined to […]

Boy or Girl? What’s Your Body Say?

CommentsPosted by: Mommy-Go-Round Guest Blogger on Jul 11, 2014 in Pregnancy

Some say they’re silly, some say they’re scarily accurate…either way, old wives tales are all in good fun! You may have heard them before and some may be new, but these nine old wives tales have helped women guess the gender of their baby long before ultrasounds could.  

Car Seat? Check! Diapers? Check! Health Insurance? Uhhh….

With everything going on toward the end of your pregnancy, it’s easy to miss a step or two when preparing for your little one’s arrival. While insurance headaches are common these days, there’s a way to add a new baby to your health insurance without going through insurance pains. It would seem obvious that your […]

What’s Your Baby’s Celebrity Name?

If you’re pregnant, you’ve heard the usual barrage of questions: When is it due? Boy or girl? and Do you have a name picked out yet? If names like John and Mary just aren’t your style — or your current child needs a cool nickname — you can always take the celebrity route with interesting […]

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