Baby On Board: Being Flexible is Key

By Holly Menino SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — As parents, many of you know that things don’t always go according to your plan.¬†When Ashanti Li mapped out her birth plan, she knew she’d have to be flexible. “I’m over 40, so there was some special risk factors,” Li said. Li wanted a combination of old and new … Continue reading »

Why Moms Should Eat Their Veggies

By Holly Menino EUGENE, Ore. — It’s well known that a healthy mom helps make a healthy baby. What if a pregnant woman’s diet could protect her child throughout its life? Even ward off certain cancers? Cutting-edge research at Oregon State University shows that could be a possibility. “We’ve known that for many many years … Continue reading »