Raising kids isn’t cheap. The average cost for a middle-income family to raise a child to age 18 is a whopping $245,000! And that doesn’t even count college. The cost will vary based on where you live and other factors, but kids are expensive no matter what. It’s not just about diapers, food, clothes, and […]
About Molly Bachechi
Molly Bachechi is the Research and Content Manager for Safe Birth Project. She earned her law degree at NYU School of Law and lives in Brooklyn.
Entries by Molly Bachechi
We all want to give our children the best possible start in life – a new study suggests that eating fruit while you’re pregnant can help. Food And Your Baby’s Brain The study was performed at the University of Alberta and evaluated almost 700 mothers and children. Specifically, they looked at what the women ate […]
Childbirth isn’t as dangerous now as it was in, say, 1500. But it’s still no walk in the park – about 5 million babies worldwide are stillborn or die shortly after birth every year. And more than 300,000 women die every year in childbirth. Here’s the weird thing: even as medicine advances and we get […]