New Baby Steps Blog Gives Expert Advice to New Parents

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is publishing a weekly blog called “Baby Steps” on its web site for new and expecting parents. It can be found by clicking on the BMH Blogs tab on the web site or by going directly to

Baby Steps is updated every Tuesday with a new entry containing helpful tips and links to interesting articles about pregnancy, delivery and infant care. The blog’s author, Dawn Kersula, RN, is a perinatal specialist in the BMH Birthing Center. Dawn also travels around the country speaking to nurses about breastfeeding instruction and support.

The blog section also features healthy recipes posted every Monday by Director of Nutrition Services Jamie Baribeau, Health Tips from Rehab Services Director Eileen Casey, and an archive of Health Matters columns from members of the BMH medical and administrative staff as well as providers from member practices of BMH Physician Group.