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motherhood

Should Kids Come First? This Marriage Counselor's Advice Might Surprise You

Many parents prioritize kids first, then their relationship, then themselves. Experts want you to reconsider those rankings.

I Lost My Pregnancy: Here's How I'm Finding Community Now

Here's the thing about keeping a loss a secret: It erases it. And that just didn't feel right to me. Here's my story and what it taught me.

Leah Gordon
April 13

12 Signs You Grew Up With A Narcissistic Mother & How It May Affect You Today

A narcissistic mother sees her children as an extension of herself rather than as their own individual people.

Can You Take Collagen While You're Pregnant? What The Experts Say

For those expecting, it's only natural to rethink your habits, as they can now affect the pregnancy. Here's what to know about collagen...

Alexandra Engler
February 19

Everything (& We Mean Everything) To Know About Co-Parenting With A Narcissist

Narcissists do not leave relationships on good terms, which can make co-parenting a nightmare.

Stephanie Barnes
December 7 2021

A Psychiatrist's 5 Nonnegotiables For Mental Health During The Fertility Journey

Family planning can be an incredibly enriching but also emotionally challenging time.

Aparna Iyer, M.D.
November 19 2021

I'm A Psychiatrist & Here's Why We Need To Talk More About Maternal Ambivalence

It's OK for all moms to have mixed emotions around motherhood at times.

Aparna Iyer, M.D.
September 5 2021

The Challenges & Opportunities Of Breastfeeding As A Black Mother

Together, we can create a culture of nourishment for Black birthing people and our children.

Thérèse Cator
August 26 2021