Tag Archives: Pregnant in America

Giving Birth in the US: A New British Mum Tells All

The royal baby was born to great fanfare in the U.K. this month. But what's it like for a British mother to give birth in the U.S.? (Photo: AP/John Stillwell)

I gave birth to a 7 lb. 2 oz., hirsute and screechy baby girl at New York University hospital late this February.

America vs. Britain: Which Country’s Better For Expectant Mothers?

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Reassuringly, whichever country you pick to pop out a little person, it’ll most likely go well and you’ll come away with a healthy, fat newborn.

10 Things to Consider Before Getting Pregnant in America


If you’re a British couple planning to start a family in the U.S., here are some problems to ponder before you start stockpiling tiny clothes.