This week I want to spend some time looking at the various benefits (assumed and proven) of prenatal care.  One thing we know, women who have some form of prenatal care have better outcomes in labor than women who have no prenatal care. Why might this be? One reason may be the opportunity prenatal care gives for identifying and treating other health problems.  What kind of problems?  Any kinds of problems.  For example, did you know half of babies  living in poverty are being raised by mothers suffering from depression? It is terrible that 70% of the mothers go without treatment because depression puts both the mother and theRead More →