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How Gender Reveals Became Such A Thing
Exploring the history, popularity and criticism of this pregnancy trend.
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The Problem With Trusting A Startup To Monitor Your Fertility
Blood tests to gauge fertility aren't nearly as useful as we'd like them to be.
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For Addicted Women, The Year After Childbirth Is The Deadliest
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After the baby is born, many new moms are left to fend for themselves.
The 20 Funniest Tweets From Women This Week (Aug. 4-10)
“I just want to be as happy as a character in the first half hour of a horror movie."
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'Zombie Nips' And 9 Other Things No One Tells You About Breastfeeding
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Your breasts are going to change, but that’s not necessarily terrible.
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Woman Says Hospital Gave Her A C-Section Without Anesthesia
Delphina Mota was “crying and screaming at the top of her lungs,” according to a lawsuit.
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Most Young People Have No Idea When Fertility Begins To Decline
Everyone agrees they should start trying for a baby before it gets hard. But, as shown by a recent survey, no one knows when that is.
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The 'Friends' Cast Had An Adorable Backstage Ritual When Lisa Kudrow Was Pregnant
The actress recently shared a sweet story that may make you want to binge-watch the entire series all over again.
How Ali Wong's Stand-Up Became The 30-Something Woman's 'What To Expect'
"Hard Knock Wife" is truth serum for all the moms out there looking for camaraderie, and all the pregnant women searching for unfiltered guidance.
Moms Are Loving Hilary Duff's Post About How Hard Pregnancy Can Be
"Sick of getting up 9 times a night to pee and looking at this weird body in the mirror that is not my own."
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Dear First Trimester: You're The Worst, But Bring The Very, Very Best
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You see, my dear first trimester, after four pregnancies, I can say with confidence: You are one of the worst experiences of my life.
Pregnant Women And New Moms Face Higher Risk Of Heart Attack, Study Finds
By Marie Claire Dorking, Yahoo Lifestyle
Compared to pregnant women in their 20s, pregnant women from ages 35 to 39 have a five times greater risk of heart attack.
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Everything You Need To Know About Freezing Your Eggs
By Nicole Pajer, On Assignment For HuffPost
Consider this your ultimate guide.
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Singer Keyshia Cole Admits She Faked Pregnancy News In Response To Being Body-Shamed — But Some Fans Say She's Insensitive
By Erin Donnelly, Yahoo Lifestyle
She’s not the first celebrity to get backlash for making light of the pregnancy process.
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Fake Pregnancy Centers Now Have Stronger Free Speech Protections Than Real Ones
The Supreme Court says states can force doctors to lie, but can't force anti-abortion counselors to disclose the truth.
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Black Women Face More Trauma During Childbirth
"I want them to treat us with the same care and concern that they show white women and children.”
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STYLE & BEAUTY
Pippa Middleton, James Matthews Expecting Their First Child
Duchess of Cambridge's sis is writing a fitness column during her pregnancy.
Inside The Documentary Uncovering Traumatic Birth Experiences
"Mother May I?" allows women to share their horrific delivery room stories.
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Deportation Is Turning Pregnant Women Into Single Mothers
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What it's like when your husband is deported days before you're due to deliver a baby.
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Savannah Guthrie Knows Exactly When It's OK To Ask Someone If They're Pregnant
And she is 100 percent correct.
CULTURE & ARTS
In 'The Handmaid's Tale,' The Road To Gilead Is Paved With Ann Coulter Doppelgangers
"The Handmaid's Tale" Season 2, Episode 6 is explosive ― and all about Serena Joy.
Gender Reveal Goes Wrong When Grandpa Takes An Exploding Pitch To The Face
"Biggest fail, but we’re having a BOY!!"
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What's The Deal With Milk Bath Maternity Photos?
Inside the increasingly popular pregnancy trend.
John Legend And Chrissy Teigen Introduce World To Baby Miles
John Legend and Chrissy Teigen have released the first photo and revealed the name of their baby boy.
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Marijuana Dispensaries Are Giving Bad Advice To Pregnant Women
Doctors say pot is not an appropriate treatment for morning sickness, but that hasn't stopped budtenders from recommending it.
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I'm An IVF Baby And My Mother Kept It A Secret
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I couldn’t explain it as a child, but sometimes it felt like my life was a little less real than everybody else’s.
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