Our Editorial Guidelines

No matter where you are in your family journey, whether you’re trying to conceive, already pregnant, or enjoying an empty nest, you’re always focused on what’s best for your loved ones. That’s why it’s crucial to keep up-to-date on information that affects their well-being and happiness. You require advice that’s easy to understand and comes from trusted medical and parenting experts who care about your family’s needs.

We take our responsibility seriously to ensure that you comprehend what you’re reading and that it doesn’t create panic or confusion. Our goal is to simplify complex health jargon, stay current with the latest research and guidelines, and present the most accurate information to empower you to be the best parent you can be while acknowledging the realities and challenges of the role.

Starting and raising a family can be an arduous journey, but it’s also immensely rewarding. We aspire to be your partner every step of the way, providing answers to your pregnancy and parenting questions in the most critical moments. Each year, we help hundreds of thousands of individuals who visit Mothers & More seeking solutions to their health and parenting inquiries.

Subject-Matter Experts

At Mothers & More, we take great care to ensure that our content is accurate, up-to-date, and written by experts who are leaders in their fields. From OB/GYNs to pediatricians to other parenting specialists, our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines.

We carefully select these individuals for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience and their ability to effectively communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased manner.

Our team of experts understands the unique challenges and concerns of starting and raising a family. That’s why they are committed to sharing their expertise in a way that is accessible and empowering to our readers. Whether you are a new parent navigating the world of childcare or a seasoned caregiver seeking the latest information on child development, you can trust our team of experts to provide the information and guidance you need to make informed decisions for your family.

Editorial Team

At Mothers & More, we believe that every piece of content we publish should meet the highest standards of quality and accuracy. That’s why we have a highly-skilled editorial team responsible for managing all our content from start to finish.

From the moment an idea is proposed to when it is published, several experts carefully craft and review every piece of content to ensure it meets our rigorous standards.

Our editorial team comprises individuals with extensive experience in their respective fields, including medical professionals, writers, and editors. They work together to ensure that every article is responsible, accurate, understandable, helpful, trustworthy, comprehensive, up-to-date, and inclusive.

We understand that our readers come from diverse backgrounds and have different needs, so we strive to create content that is inclusive and accessible to everyone.

Review Board & Fact Checking

The Review Board is responsible for vetting content that contains statements of medical facts or health claims to ensure that it meets our rigorous standards. Comprised of experts and other noted authorities whose specific areas of expertise align with the content topic, our reviewers work tirelessly to provide the necessary critique that ensures our information is accurate and current.

When content is submitted for review, a reviewer will carefully examine it to confirm that it is thorough and contains facts and guidelines that reflect the latest evidence-based research and health information. If any improvements or corrections are needed, they are shared directly with our editorial team to be addressed and implemented immediately.

Once a reviewer has approved a piece of content, it is officially stamped as such in the byline, providing our readers with an added level of confidence that they can trust the information presented. Our Review Board is committed to ensuring that every piece of content we publish is accurate, reliable, and up-to-date, and we are grateful for their tireless efforts to help us achieve that goal.

References, Sources, and Citations

Our fact-checkers rely on the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations. We prioritize human research and proven treatments in our content. Still, we also recognize that there may be relevant animal research or experimental/alternative therapies that can help promote understanding of a topic.

It’s essential to provide a comprehensive view of any given topic, including all available research and treatments, so our readers can make informed decisions about their health and well-being. That’s why we list our sources both inline and at the bottom of every article, to provide transparency and accountability and to allow our readers to verify the information presented.

Our commitment to accuracy and transparency extends to every aspect of our content. We are proud to provide our readers with the most current and trustworthy information available on pregnancy, parenting, child development, and all other aspects of health and wellness.

Up to Date Information

We understand that times change and new information becomes available all the time. That’s why we have a dedicated team of subject-matter experts and a Review Board that work together with our editorial team to routinely evaluate our existing content to ensure that it reflects the most current research, guidelines, and statistics.

We review and update our content every few months to ensure it’s accurate and up-to-date. If necessary, our content is reworked, re-edited, and re-certified by our Review Board to ensure that it meets our high standards for accuracy and reliability.

We take great pride in providing our readers with the most current and trustworthy information on pregnancy, parenting, child development, and all other aspects of health and wellness. However, you may encounter inconsistencies or outdated facts in our content. In that case, we encourage you to reach out to us so that we can make the necessary updates and ensure that our content continues to meet the highest standards of accuracy and reliability.

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