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A Reflection On My Post-Pregnancy Body

Mélanie R. | Posted 08.24.2016 | Parents
Mélanie R.

This part of me, I have lent it out, given it, abandoned it... My body is tired, wrinkled, damaged. It bears indelible lines, marks that nothing will be able to erase. It has changed, a lot. It has almost become a stranger. I feel like I have lost contact with it.

The Weight Is Over

Heather Gillis-Harris | Posted 06.18.2016 | Good News
Heather Gillis-Harris

We all need to find the body that works best for us and don our colorful prints with confidence regardless of the shape we're in.

How Canada's 'Generous' Parental Leave Policy Is Benefitting Real Families

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 12.05.2014 | Parents

While the United States is one of the few countries without a guaranteed parental leave policy, parents residing on the other side of its northernmost...

Snooki And JWoww Offer Grim Details On Post-Pregnancy Sex

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 11.05.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

It seems like every time a former "Jersey Shore" cast member stops by HuffPost Live, sex comes up — particularly sex post-pregnancy. In an Augus...

4 Truths About Our Post-Baby Bodies

Lisa Sadikman | Posted 07.20.2014 | Parents
Lisa Sadikman

Beauty abounds in the most unexpected places, making the minor and mundane suddenly magnificent. The trick is to include yourself in this expanded version of beauty.

Bouncing Forward: The Post-Natal Recovery Experience Of A Fitness Expert

Lauren Boggi | Posted 07.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Lauren Boggi

It took me almost 365 days to just feel "normal," or, better yet, stable mentally and physically. Almost another year later and I'm finally feeling strong, lithe and sexy again -- in a whole new way, much different than before my pregnancy.

Beyonce's Post Baby Body is Round and Curvy -- Just like We Husbands Like Them

Nick Chiles | Posted 04.10.2012 | Black Voices
Nick Chiles

With all the fuss over Beyonce's post-baby body, I'd like to take a moment to talk about my wife's post-pregnancy body. I understand that women spend years of anguish fighting and cursing that baby weight, but that is not necessarily what's on the husband's mind.

Motherhood, or the Body You Always Wanted: Can a Woman Have Both?

Tracy Anderson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tracy Anderson

Some fitness personalities say that you have to choose between giving birth and looking great. It took a lot of work, but I'm a testament to the fact that pregnancy isn't the end to a perfect body.

Health Tip: Recovering After Childbirth

Yahoo! News | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

New mothers may be so consumed with their newborns that they forget the ordeal of childbirth. How quickly their bodies actually recover is another sto...

Five Simple Moves to Get Your Pre-Pregnancy Body Back With Minimal Effort

Danielle Cavallucci | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Danielle Cavallucci

There are some simple moves you can start making as soon as your body feels up to it that can make all the difference in rebounding your body post-birth.

Plastic Surgery's Frightening New Frontier: "Mommy Makeovers"

New York Times | NATASHA SINGER | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

DR. DAVID A. STOKER, a plastic surgeon in Marina Del Rey, Calif., has a surgical cure for the ravages of motherhood. He, like many plastic surgeons na...