Reid Health Blog

How can you prepare for a natural birth?

Preparing for natural birth can involve informing yourself about the process of labor and birth and learning about pain relief options. Here’s more.

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Know the signs of concussion in children

Parents are in the best position to recognize the signs of concussion in children. Read on to learn about the symptoms and how these brain injuries are managed for young athletes.

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How to prevent illness in children as the seasons change

There are many ways to prevent illness in children as the seasons change. Read on to learn how you can help keep them healthy.

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Autumn and winter sun protection for children: What you need to know

Summer is winding down, but the need for sun protection — especially for young children — is not. Use these tips to keep kids safe from autumn and winter sunlight.

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What’s a midwife?

Should you choose an OBGYN or a midwife for your pregnancy and birth care? What’s a midwife and what do they do? How are they different from an OBGYN? Here’s more.

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Pumpkin recipes you can make using your jack-o’-lantern

Carving pumpkins can also be a great opportunity for cooking together as a family. Pumpkin pulp, seeds and flesh typically get tossed in the trash after the candles are lit, but this year, try some of these pumpkin recipes to put the waste to good use.

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5 tips for choosing a plastic surgeon

Choosing the right plastic surgeon is an important decision. If you’re considering a breast augmentation after pregnancy, an eye lift for younger-looking eyes or some other plastic surgery, research can help you have a great experience. Here’s more.

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Halloween safety: All treats, no tricks

Halloween is like the kickoff for the holiday season. It’s a fun chance for kids and adults to dress up, eat candy and even share some chills and thrills — but it’s also important to revisit Halloween safety considerations.

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Is a birthing center right for you?

Pregnancy is an exciting time, full of new information and choices to make. One of those decisions is whether to use a birthing center.

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Meningitis vaccine: What you need to know about Type B

Are you or a loved one in college or living in close living quarters with others? Learn about the meningitis vaccine and why you should get it.

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