Things We've Read: Week of Jul. 16th, 2018

It's 4 A.M. The Baby's Coming. But The Hospital Is 100 Miles Away (NY Times): "Today, researchers estimate that fewer than half of the country’s rural counties still have a hospital that offers obstetric care, an absence that adds to the obstacles rural women face in getting health care."

How Motherhood Influenced Lauren Conrad’s Woman-Empowering Nonprofit (Fast Company): “We’ve, in the last few years, become mothers and that’s only motivated us more,” Conrad says. “Because when we’re talking to women, their number one is always ‘Take care of my children.’"

Unsure How Your Career Impacts Your Kids? Here’s Some Perspective (Fast Company): "Chances are they’re sensitive to the ways you talk about work and react to its pressures."