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Little Liars

Q: My four year old has started lying to me, about everything (going potty, washing her hands, etc.). Is this a phase? A: A phase? Yes. It is absolutely a phase. One that will possibly end about the...
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Local Fitness Resources

  Written by Nolababy & Family Magazine   Wild Lotus Uptown 4842 Perrier Street New Orleans, LA 504.899.9947 Classes Offered:prenatal yoga and postnatal yoga www....
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Losing The Baby Weight

Q: I have a three-year-old and my youngest is seven months. My pregnancy weight came right off after my first, but I just cannot seem to get these (substantial) pounds off after this second one. I’ve tried ev...
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Getting Mom Fit

  Written by Lynne Dardis Pesce       new year, new you   Why—and how—you should make room for fitness   By Lynne Dardis Pesce   If las...

Drinking Moms

  Moms are drinking more than ever before. Why, and what can be done? In her book Her Best Kept Secret, Gabrielle Glaser traces the history of women and drinking along with the astonishing increase o...

Fertility: A Live Chat Wrap Up

Ask the Experts- Live Fertility Chat For those who joined us for the Vivere-Audubon Surgery Center Live Facebook chat on Fertility,we thank you. For those who want to see what was asked and the answers, ...

Finding The Right Ob

    In New Orleans, it’s easy to get the name of an obstetrician; the real legwork is making sure he or she is ideally suited for your specific wishes and needs.   Start with the hosp...
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Children Suffer When A Parent Is Depressed

How a Mom's Depression Affects Her Kids by Pat Blackwell, Ph.D. Parental depression can have an insidious impact on the psychology of a child. Even infants are at risk of suffering negative consequences of ...
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Being Able To Let Go

by Pat Blackwell, Ph.D. My only child graduated from high school in May and is off to the East Coast for college later this summer. Like most parents, I’ve always dreaded this transition. But now that it’s h...