START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: birth

Dads That Deliver, and Dads That Skip Out Altogether

I think it was around the time my wife was pregnant with our first child that I had this curious conversation with a good friend of mine. Twice a father (and a devoted one at that), this friend was ju…

53 comments

Death is an Essential Part of Life

Here are some suggestions for ways to grasp that death is not a dreaded enemy but an essential part of life: Allow yourself to be near someone who is dying. Resist the fear that makes you shun the…

105 comments

Birth, Work, Death: Reframing How We Think About Decline

If one understands The law of cause and condition, One can find spring In the midst of autumn frost and winter snow--Buddhist verse Earlier in the week, when General Motors (GM) delivered the (n…

14 comments

35 Reasons to Choose a Home Birth

Derek Markham, Eco Child's Play Why do I think a home birth is so much better than a hospital birth? Iíve experienced a planned hospital birth, a planned home birth that ended with an induced ho…

76 comments

Congratulations, It’s an Orgasm!

I once asked a very naive question of a woman friend, who happened to be a mother, about what childbirth was like for her. Her response came in the form of a vivid and simultaneously humorous and alar…

45 comments

Rage Against the Birthing Machine

Anyone who has had a child in the last quarter century likely has a strong opinion about the state of the modern birthing industry (full disclosure: as a man, I am unable to get pregnant and give birt…

27 comments

meet our writers

Kara Foran

Kara is an editor for Care2's Healthy Living. She's happiest when engaging with creative, bright and loving people--whether they are the stranger on... more

people are talking

Birgit W!! The Mom LOVES her baby!!! AND she was RIGHT THERE! This video is precious.

"The birds don’t mind the taste, and the Vitamin C in pepper actually improves their foliage." …

thank you

I agree with the poster above regarding turmeric powder, I felt a remarkable improvement in joint pa…

Interesting & useful,thank you.