Child Birth

Mom Congress
Mom Congress
Hadas Kuznits
May 03, 2019 - 11:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mothers from all across the country will convene in Washington, D.C., Sunday for a three-day convention — known as Mom Congress — urging lawmakers to improve policies surrounding pregnancy, child birth and postpartum depression. New Jersey business owner Jasmine Kaur...
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Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
March 16, 2019 - 7:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Nearly a dozen women gathered to share their most intimate stories Saturday morning at the Oshun Family Center Birth Trauma Workshop in Fishtown. Iris Kimbrough of Germantown shared her birth trauma story with a group of strangers at the birth trauma workshop. She's...
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Child Birth
October 11, 2018 - 7:41 pm
By Jacqueline Howard, CNN (CNN) -- No matter where a family lives, welcoming a baby into the world can be a joyous occasion -- yet how a woman experiences birth varies drastically from country to country. The number of births by cesarean section is on the rise, climbing from about 16 million (12.1...
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Shara Dae Howard | KYW Newsradio
Shara Dae Howard
May 19, 2018 - 11:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A trend called "conscious birthing" is taking off in our area, and a Germantown midwife explains what it is, and why more women are opting for it. "Midwifery is an art and a science," said Asasiya Muhammad, owner of Inner Circle Midwifery in Germantown. New mothers...
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