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Parents: How to Evaluate a Day Care Center (An Insider's View)

Carrie Lowrance | Posted 02.05.2016 | Parents
Carrie Lowrance

There are so many horror stories out there about things that can go wrong in a day care. As an expert in this field, I can understand why gathering as much information as possible about the teachers, policies and center itself is extremely important.

5 Perfect Babymoon Locations That Are Zika-Free

Vogue | Posted 02.02.2016 | Travel
Vogue

The warnings that have hit the news about the Zika virus are quite alarming, specifically for pregnant women living or planning to travel abroad.

What Not To Do When Trying To Get Pregnant After 35

Oprah.com | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 02.01.2016 | OWN

Do not wait a year to go see a fertility specialist if you're having trouble conceiving -- go after six months. That's the advice we got from every ex...

Surrogate Mom Saves 6-Orphaned Puppies

Donna Solomon, DVM | Posted 01.21.2016 | Chicago
Donna Solomon, DVM

Sometimes in our darkest moments a light suddenly appears. On a very hectic Saturday morning at Animal Medical Center of Chicago, a recently rescued...

This Mother Drank While Pregnant. Here’s What Her Daughter’s Like At 43.

Washington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 01.20.2016 | Parents

Kathy Mitchell wants to share something with you. She’s not proud of it, and it’s not a behavior she hopes you’ll emulate. It’s just the truth...

Actress Jacqueline Piñol of Seth MacFarlane's New Comedy Series Bordertown Talks About Her First Pregnancy -- Part I

Ilana Rapp | Posted 01.11.2016 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

Jacqueline Piñol plays Pepito in Fox's new animated series Bordertown Jacqueline's Twitter , Jacqueline's Website Photo by Elisabeth Caren. I love ...

Keri Russell And Matthew Rhys Expecting First Child

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 01.06.2016 | Entertainment

Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys are having a baby! People confirmed Wednesday that the very cool, very good at acting couple, who co-star in the critic...

Bridey, Five Ways Not to be a Nightmare Disguised as a Daydream

Bitchless Bride | Posted 12.29.2015 | Weddings
Bitchless Bride

Yup, I totally just stole a line from Taylor Swift, but why come up with another awesome line when one already exists? Right? Anyway, the point is, right now, so many of you are recently engaged (ahem... Christmas), and while I truly believe that you don't think you're a nightmare, inevitably, the majority of you?

How to Survive the Holidays Pregnant

Well Rounded NY | Posted 01.20.2016 | Parents
Well Rounded NY

The holidays, though full of cheer, love and celebration, can be a very stressful time for many. It's important to listen to your body -- always, but especially when you're pregnant -- and take time for yourself so that the stress doesn't catch up to you.

Leaky Boobs, Unexpected Farts and Other Reasons Why Pregnancy Isn't Beautiful

Jennifer Todryk | Posted 12.08.2015 | Women
Jennifer Todryk

Not to be a complete "Negative-Nancy" (I prefer "Realistic-Ruby" if we are going to do this name calling thing) but I absolutely do not feel beautiful while pregnant. I've been wanting to get this off my size-B chest for a while now.

Pregnancy Cravings May Not Be Real

Thrillist | Posted 11.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Thrillist

By: Kristin Hunt Credit: Shuttershock You know the stereotype: a pregnant woman wakes up at 2am, violently shakes her husband awake, and demands a ...

Jasmine V Announces She's Pregnant And Gives Advice To Young Moms

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 11.02.2015 | Latino Voices

Jasmine V is pregnant! The 21-year-old singer made the announcement during an exclusive interview with Cosmopolitan for Latinas published Monday. The ...

Pregnant Chrissy Teigen Is Radiant In White

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 10.14.2015 | Style

It's been less than two days since Chrissy Teigen announced her highly anticipated pregnancy, and we've already been blessed with her first maternity ...

Kristen Bell, Jessica Alba and Others Support Pregnant and Parenting Foster Youth at Raising Baby

Matt Hartman | Posted 09.30.2015 | Impact
Matt Hartman

Welcoming close to one hundred current and former foster youth, along with their adorable children, to the event, Raising Baby provided the young parents with multiple workshops and activities.

One and Done?

Well Rounded NY | Posted 09.23.2015 | Parents
Well Rounded NY

Making room in our lives for another child has been joyful and mysterious. But I won't lie: it is hard.

7 Pregnancy Myths Totally Busted

PureWow | Posted 09.23.2015 | Healthy Living
PureWow

Plus 2 old wives' tales that are actually true... When you're pregnant, everyone has to weigh in. Expectant moms have heard it all, so arm yourself w...

Thinking Of Asking A Woman When She's Going To Have Kids? Don't.

Madeline Wahl | Posted 08.20.2015 | Women
Madeline Wahl

I don't want someone to rush how I live my life. My life is just that: mine. The men and women around you who are single? It's their choice whether they want to hit the bars and have fun or try to settle down by finding the right person.

How to Get Free Stuff While Pregnant

Thrillist | Posted 08.20.2015 | Parents
Thrillist

By: Jennifer Miller Credit: iStock It was Thanksgiving, and my family was treating me like an invalid. You'd have thought that my 87-year-old grand...

3 Ways To Get Your Body Baby-Ready (Even If You Aren't)

O, The Oprah Magazine | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 08.13.2015 | OWN

When it comes to getting pregnant, some things are out of your control -- but there are simple ways to increase your chances, even if parenthood isn't...

It's OK, You're Pregnant

Brooke Arellano | Posted 08.03.2015 | Parents
Brooke Arellano

Your AC bill is through the roof because you are constantly hot and sweaty. Your pregnancy pillow gets more action than your husband. You have more "accidents" than a newly potty-trained toddler.

What You Should Know About AutoZone's $185 Million Pregnancy Discrimination Case

Tom Spiggle | Posted 08.01.2015 | Business
Tom Spiggle

After deliberating for approximately five hours, the jury delivered the headline-making verdict, finding that AutoZone's action so outrageous that it should be punished by having to write a check for $185 million.

The Worst Things I've Heard as a Nurse in Labor and Delivery

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 07.16.2016 | Parents
Shelly Lopez Gray

"Put in an extra stitch." From a father talking to the provider AND from a provider talking to a father. Yeah, 'cause that didn't make me just throw up in my mouth.

My Doctor Got Me Fired -- And She Was Only Trying to Help

Joan Williams | Posted 07.10.2016 | Women
Joan Williams

Yesterday The New York Times drew much needed attention to an unintentional misstep doctors and other prenatal care professionals may make that can result in their pregnant patients being forced out on leave when they are able to continue working, or even losing their jobs.

5 Things Labor Nurses Want You To Know

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 07.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Shelly Lopez Gray

As a labor and delivery nurse, here is what I wish I could say to every mother out there, what I'm sure many of us would want to say to the families we care for: 1. Accidentally hurting your baby is one of our biggest fears.

Little Girl And Her Pregnant Mom Dance Their Way To Viral Stardom

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 07.02.2015 | Parents

One enthusiastic little girl dancing to a popular hip-hop song, with backup from her very pregnant mom, is the latest viral hit, garnering more than 2...