Jun
16
2015

Bump Watch: Countdown until our baby daughter arrives

By Janielle Harrison In less than a month, my husband, Terrence, and I will welcome the arrival of our precious daughter, Addison, at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women. Her expected delivery date is July 24. While most mothers-to-be discover their expecting after taking a simple home pregnancy test, that wasn’t the case for me. I Read More…

Jun
16
2015

Maddie’s Mission donates $40,000 plus to CMV awareness efforts, research

Maddie’s Mission, a Katy-based organization dedicated to educating people about a common virus that can cause a serious infection in your unborn baby, recently donated more than $40,000 to the CMV Research Fund to benefit congenital CMV research conducted at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital. Hundreds of children with a diagnosis of Read More…

Apr
7
2015

Bump Watch: Eating healthy during your pregnancy

By Shelly Lopez-Gray First, let me say that there is no such thing as “eating for two.” I know this is a huge disappointment, as many people out there would love to use their pregnancy as an opportunity to eat every single thing that they ever thought tasted good (I know, I’ve been there). But Read More…

Oct
28
2014

Pregnant women should get the flu vaccine to protect themselves, their babies

The flu vaccine protects pregnant women, their unborn babies and the baby after birth. These are just a few of the reasons it is so important for pregnant women to get a flu vaccine. Dr. Michael A. Belfort, obstetrician and gynecologist-in-chief of Texas Children’s Hospital, tells you more about how serious the flu can be Read More…

Oct
28
2014

Bump Watch: A miracle in the making

By Morgan Villareal My husband, Cullen, and I are blessed with two wonderful children. We have a 5-year-old daughter, Bailey, and a 7-year-old son, Braydon. And, in a couple of months, we will be adding a new addition to our family. The timing couldn’t have been better. Our expected delivery date? Mother’s Day!! When we Read More…