A new study found that even mild, long-term depressive symptoms among moms lead to emotional problems for kids. Researchers also pointed out that one parent's depression puts the other at risk.   Source: Maressa Brown The more we talk about mental health, the better—especially when it comes to expectant and new parents. After all, one… Continue reading Moms & Dads Should Be Monitored Together for Postpartum Depression.

Congrats! During the first trimester, you’re getting used to the idea of being pregnant, and pregnancy symptoms week by week can vary big time! Learn how to deal with morning sickness and exhaustion during this early pregnancy phase. The bump website offers this wonderful chart that's week by week. Surprise! One week pregnant is actually… Continue reading First Trimester Signs and Symptoms.

How Healthcare Providers Are Looking to Improve Customer Experience

By Phil Britt Healthcare providers are exploring different ways to improve customer — in this case, patient — experience, to make different aspects of planning and receiving treatment more convenient. These efforts are providing unexpected internal benefits as well, said Greg Poffenroth, director of customer experience at West Monroe Partners. Bringing the Retail Experience to Healthcare Depending…… Continue reading How Healthcare Providers Are Looking to Improve Customer Experience