A collection of news and information related to Pregnancy and Childbirth published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 1675 » View wsbt.com items only1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-140 Next >
The SwampPresident Barack Obama delivered this speech at Ft. Hood today: "We come together filled with sorrow for the thirteen Americans that we have lost; with gratitude for the lives that they led; and with a determination to honor them through......
Tags: Social Issues, High Schools, Murder, Armed Forces, Afghanistan
The SwampRead a full text of the president's Nobel Lecture below the fold. See the president's speech here and read the full report from Oslo, updated at the conclusion at 8:20 am EST. (Also see, below the fold, the toast that......
KickingTiresBiomedical researchers at the Virginia Tech-Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences recently completed a three-year project that studied how to better protect pregnant women in car accidents. Partly funded by Ford, the study...
Reality CheckJanell's back with the penultimate recap of this season of True Beauty. (Next challenge: Making the contestants spell or define penultimate.):Welcome to the Fantastic Four (tm Clueless Amy)! Well, we begin with a thrill-less threesome of Bubbly Erika,...
Tags: Eyewear, Coughing, Entertainment, Television
Reality CheckIt's time for Project Runway's second episode, and I'm hoping for some better fashion. Last week was a bit of a disappointment. We start with the designers getting ready in the a.m., talking about the shock of the first round:......
Reality CheckGuess who's back? Back again? Kevin's back, tell a friend! Hello, Project Runway peeps. Good to see you all again. As always, I'm Kevin Van Valkenburg, Montanan by birth, Marylander by marriage, sports writer by trade, Project Runway blogger/recapper by.....
The Swampby Mark Silva Sarah Palin, fresh from an appearance at the TEA Party Convention where she derided President Barack Obama for "the politics of personality,'' insists that the nascent political organization is just fine without a leader. "It's much bigger.....
Farm women have to be tougher than a pine knot. If they weren't, there might not be any farm families. The miracle of birth is a sight to behold when everything goes as it should. I get to deliver a lot of calves but, obviously, most of the deliveries I...
Tags: Obstetrics, YouTube, Cesarean Section
The question posed in the nation's capital by a little girl from Nazareth was very touching. Four-year-old Gina Favocci had accompanied her parents, Christine and Robert Favocci, to a "March for Life" and, as Christine was quoted as saying in a front-...
I am so relieved that I don't live in a swing state. I can sleep through Nov. 6 and wake up knowing that Maryland's Electoral College votes will be safely in President Barack Obama's pocket — or Gov. Martin O'Malley will be in witness protection....
We are living in the Golden Age of hypocrisy. There's an obesity epidemic, and we're baking hot dogs into pizza crusts. People spend tens of thousands of dollars on off-road vehicles that will never see a drop of mud. And we all seem to agree on the...
Tags: Breastfeeding, Rex Huppke, Media Industry, Finance, Insurance
I have no expectation that the tragedy of Sandy Hook Elementary School will move this nation and its leaders toward any kind of meaningful gun control. I understand why, and I empathize. Those who believe in the sanctity of the Second Amendment will...
Nov 10, 2009 |Blog| Chicago Tribune
Dec 10, 2009 |Blog| Chicago Tribune
Dec 28, 2009 |Blog| Cars.com
Jul 13, 2010 |Blog| Baltimore Sun
Aug 28, 2009 |Blog| Baltimore Sun
Jan 22, 2010 |Blog| Baltimore Sun
Feb 7, 2010 |Blog| Chicago Tribune
Feb 4, 2013 |Column| Daily American
Jan 31, 2013 |Column| Allentown Morning Call
Aug 23, 2012 |Column| Baltimore Sun
May 6, 2012 |Column| Chicago Tribune
Dec 17, 2012 |Column| Baltimore Sun
Original site for Pregnancy and Childbirth topic gallery.