Alabama Adoption Laws
Access to Adoption Records Who May Access Non-Identifying Information Citation: Ala. Code § 26-10A-31: Non-identifying information is available to birth parents, adopted adults age 19 or older, and adoptive parents. Nonidentifying information is limited to: The health and medical...
Ask the Author: Nutrition for Expectant Parents
Bridget Swinney, author of "Eating Expectantly" (Meadowbrook Press), talks about the importance of diet, nutrition, and exercise for the expectant parents. Q: What advice can you give to someone who's concerned about gaining weight during pregnancy? Swinney: The first thing is don't let the... Pregnancy No-Nos
Pregnancy No-Nos By Leah Hennen When I was expecting my first child, threats to my baby's health seemed to lurk everywhere. I knew, of course, that alcohol, cigarettes, and drugs of any kind were off-limits. But what about those lattes I'd chugged... North Carolina Adoption Laws
Access to Adoption Records What may be included in postadoption contact agreements? Citation: Soc. Serv. Law § 383-c(2)(b); Dom. Rel. Law § 112-b The parties to an adoption may enter into a written agreement providing for communication or contact between the child and the...
Kelly Osbourne and Unplanned Pregnancy
September 27, 2008, 8:38 am
No. Kelly Osbourne is not pregnant. She is, however, helping get the word out that you can prevent unplanned pregnancy . She is backing the World Contraception Day , which I mentioned in a previous post was yesterday.
This year's theme was "Your life, your body, your choice." Removing the... Preparing For Our Trip - Travel Papers
February 4, 2009, 5:23 pm
As soon as you start the adoption process in Ethiopia (or any country) I would get started on travel documents and read up on the current situation pertaining travelers.
Get your passport application filled out and sent ASAP. Passports have been taking a long time to process for many of us.... Healthy Things To Think About With International Adoptions
August 5, 2009, 7:55 pm
The world of International Adoption can change quickly. One moment a country is open and the next it is closed. While keeping up with all the paperwork it is also important to look regularly for health updates that may affect your traveling or how you arrange Doctors visits and health screenings...