postpartum

12.6.16

Why Living Near Water is Good For Your Mind

Putting down roots near a shoreline could help combat depression.

12.11.15

Wealthy Chinese Moms Are Spending a Fortune on Postpartum Meals in LA

In Chinese tradition, new moms are put on lockdown and kept on a strict diet during a postpartum "confinement month." In LA, wealthy Chinese mainlanders are spending top dollar on confinement catering services.

9.2.14

New Chinese Mothers Feast on Pickled Pigs' Feet

In the traditional practice of Chinese confinement, new mothers rest at home for a month, avoiding vegetables and eating a long-simmered stew of trotters and black vinegar, because nothing fights postpartum woes like pickled feet.