Free maternity services in Kenya: Do they include respectful maternity care?

Guest post by Nora Miller, Research Assistant for the Respectful Maternity Care program at the Women and Health Initiative at the Harvard School of Public Health. Unlike many of its neighboring countries, where progress has been made toward the MDG 5 target of increasing the proportion of births with a skilled birth attendant (SBA), Kenya […]

What They NEVER Told You About Eggs

By Cassandra Forsythe-Pribanic, PhD, RD The Egg: this three letter word invokes almost as much fear into the hearts of Americans as our other favorite “deadly” three-letter word: F-A-T. However, it’s finally time to crack the misconception that eggs are… (Visited 14 times, 1 visits today) The post What They NEVER Told You About Eggs […]

What would you want your child to see before they couldn’t?

by Jennifer Borget posted in Mom Stories A couple weeks ago I was incredibly touched by the story of a 12-year-old boy losing his sight. Louis “Louie” Corbett’s parents want to show him the world while he can still see—Or rather, his top several choices of what he would like to witness with his own… […]