• Dr Maurice Mizrahi – Why is childbirth “impure”? (Tazria)
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    Dr Maurice Mizrahi – Why is childbirth “impure”? (Tazria)

    Dr Maurice M. Mizrahi B”H D’var Torah on Tazria Why is childbirth impure? In this week’s Torah portion, Tazria, we learn about tumat yoledet, the “impurity” resulting from childbirth: And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying… If a woman… bears a male child; then she shall be unclean for [one week] as in the days of her menstruation… She shall not touch any consecrated thing, nor come into the sanctuary… But if she bears a female child, then she shall be unclean two weeks… Then she shall bring… a young pigeon or a turtledove, for a sin-offering, to… the priest, who shall offer it before the Lord, and make an…

  • Pregnancy and Childbirth | الحمل والولادة
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    Pregnancy and Childbirth | الحمل والولادة

    The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, taught us how to interact with our Lord and how to conduct ourselves during an important stage of life; [having a child]. The Beloved Prophet’s teaching, peace be upon him, starts with the very beginning of one’s life. He counselled us, peace and blessings be upon him, with regards to pregnancy, childbirth, the newborn, and advised the person wanting to have children. He, peace be upon him, advised us in many and varying narrations to be careful when choosing a spouse so as to give our children the best stock possible. The Beloved Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, ordered us…

  • Is It Safe to Visit the Dentist During Pregnancy?
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    Is It Safe to Visit the Dentist During Pregnancy?

    Hi, I’m Dr. Paul Silberman. Hi, I’m Kayla. And we are here today, Kayla and I, my assistant of three years, to talk to you a little bit about pregnancy and the effect on your teeth. A lot of my female patients that I see, obviously can tell that I’m pregnant, and they tell me that when they were pregnant, they were always scared to go to the dentist. They were told dental procedures could harm their fetus, which is not necessarily true at all. It’s not true. Concerns about harm coming to the baby through dentistry – It’s just not the case. I mean, there’s nothing in the anesthetics…

  • Did Beyonce Give Birth to Twins? These Clues May Be Proof!
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    Did Beyonce Give Birth to Twins? These Clues May Be Proof!

    Did Beyonce Give Birth to Twins? These Clues May Be Proof! Did Beyonce Give Birth to Twins? These Clues May Be Proof!. Has Beyonce given birth and/or is she currently in labor with her twin babies!? Speculation is currently rampant and there are many clues pointing to yes. First off, sources are telling E! News that the 35-year-old entertainer is at an L.A.-based hospital right now. In addition, black SUVs that resemble Beyonce and Jay Zs normal security detail were seen leaving her neighborhood and heading straight to a hospital. Another clue that has the BeyHive buzzing is celeb hairstylist Chuck Amoss recent Instagram photo! Chuck posted a photo of…

  • Labor and Delivery Tour | OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
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    Labor and Delivery Tour | OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

    Hi, I’m Lisa Smith. I’m the manager of labor and delivery at OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center. And I’m Kristie Haage. I’m the manager of mom, baby and the level 2 nursery at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. Lisa: We’re here today to give you a tour of the family birthing center, so you might see where you may choose to have your baby when you arrive to OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. If you are scheduled for an induction or a c-section you would park in visitor parking and come up to the labor and delivery triage desk. If you are going into labor on your own and…

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    Lady Helps Cat Give Birth To Her Kittens | Kritter Klub

    Cheeky kitty safe delivery project Head home! Cat’s meow tugs her conscience You can’t come in today Stray cat invades her apartment I can’t help that I feel most comfy here Out! Get out of here~ Apparently, this isn’t the first time this happened Navi couldn’t take care of her newborn kittens This lady lent out a helping hand to Navi Now that Navi is pregnant again She remembered the lady’s help And came to her doorstep You’re in good hands She’s pretty much due anytime soon She needs my help Prepares for her delivery We’ll see what happens You never know After hours of labor She gives birth to…

  • Medical Imaging in Pregnancy
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    Medical Imaging in Pregnancy

    Why do pregnant women require special care in medical imaging. Around 10 million patients benefit every day from X-ray or nuclear medicine procedures used to diagnose diseases and guide treatment. One million of them are women in childbearing age. Some of them may be pregnant. In medical imaging there is a group that requires special attention and that is female patients who may be pregnant. It is very important to know whether a woman is pregnant or not because the fetus has a high sensitivity to radiation, especially in the first three months of pregnancy. Health professionals need to identify a potential pregnancy before the exam. They ask the patient…