The Mother Baby Center spotlight on Kelly Drake, RNC

The Mother Baby Center is made up of an extraordinary staff of talented, dedicated health care professionals. We’ll highlight them here on the Great Beginnings blog. With that, we’d like to introduce Kelly Drake, RNC. What’s your job title? Describe your role. I am a registered nurse in labor and delivery. I love the fact … Continued

85 days early

By Maggie Sonnek Chadley Doering had been at work 10 minutes when got the terrifying call every dad-to-be fears. His pregnant wife, voice shaking, said only eight words. “You need to take me to the hospital,” she said. At 22 weeks pregnant, she was bleeding. Mother Nature had packed a punch that February morning. Ice-covered … Continued

Why I march for babies

By Jana Cinnamon I vividly remember the first time I held Sadie. She felt like she weighed no more than the purple blanket she was wrapped up in. It wasn’t at all what I imagined it would be like to hold my baby for the first time. We sat together in a rocking chair. I … Continued