Prevent Baby From Becoming Overweight By Sticking to a Healthy Pregnancy Weight

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Photo: The Bump/Shutterstock
It's important to maintain a healthy pregnancy weight, since a new study from Kaiser Permanente shows that gaining both too much or too little weight during pregnancy may increase the risk of having an obese or overweight child. Published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, researchers pulled electronic health records of 4,145 racially diverse females who... read more

Lily Allen Opens Up About Her Devastating Miscarriage and Stillbirth

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Photo: Celebuzz
Lily Allen hasn't recovered from her absolutely heartbreaking stillbirth in 2010, but now she's willing to speak out about her depression that came from losing her baby boy when she was six months pregnant. "It was horrendous and something I would not wish on my worst enemy," Lily tells The Sun. "It's something that I... read more

Do You Think This Job Description of Being a Mom Is Accurate? (WATCH!)

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Photo: YouTube
Being a mom is often said to be the hardest job in the world -- and now 24 more people know that being one may come with paltry "benefits." A Boston-based ad agency, Mullen, created a campaign for Cardstore.com where 24 people interviewed for what they thought to be a corporate "Director of Operations" position at a company called... read more

Watching TV After a Tantrum Isn’t Good For Your Toddler, Study Reveals

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Photo: Veer / The Bump
A new study, just published in the journal Pediatrics by researchers from Boston Medical Center, suggests that you may want to think twice before turning over the remote to your fussy toddler. The study's lead researcher, Dr. Jenny Radskey, is recommending that parents not put their toddler in front of a TV to soothe any... read more

Get the Look: Mila Kunis at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards

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Photo: Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic
The MTV Movie Awards are usually an excuse for Hollywood starlets to bare skin in the most creative of ways, but when mama-to-be Mila Kunis (who hasn't publicly declared her pregnancy) won Best Villain, we were instantly obsessed with her chic maternity dress that showed a little leg -- and her golden popcorn statue she tried... read more

Take Your ‘Game of Thrones’ Obsession to the Next Level With These Baby Names

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Photo: HBO
It looks like the Bella Swan-naming trend from Twilight might be over, since the latest baby naming craze is all thanks to a little show called Game of Thrones. If you're on the hunt for a fearless and strong name for your baby girl, Khaleesi is the top contender from the hit HBO drama, since 146 babies were given... read more

CNN Anchor Kate Bolduan Is Pregnant!

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Photo: Contact Music
Savannah Guthrie isn't the only national news anchor with a baby bump! CNN's New Day co-anchor Kate Bolduan announced today that she's expecting her first child with husband Michael Gershenson and is due in October. “My husband and I are expecting our first child,” Kate revealed on New Day. “We finally are at a... read more

Why You Probably Want to Buy an At-Home Pregnancy Test Instead of Getting One at the Hospital

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Photo: Shutterstock / The Bump
According to a new study from the American Association for Clinical Chemistry, 9 out of 11 of the most popular hospital urine pregnancy tests are more likely to produce a false-negative result after the fifth to seventh week of pregnancy, even though the tests perform well in the first month after conception. Led by Ann M. Gronowski,... read more

Meet March 2014 Bumpie Babies

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Congratulations to our Bumpies that gave birth this past month! If you'd like to submit your newborn's photo for next month, join your Birth Month Club in The Bump Community! amandapthompson Tanner Lee T 3/10/14       SuheyF1983 Jessie Elizabeth F 3/8/2014       Baby1Dany Anabeth Rose V... read more

Want to Have a Great Relationship With Your Baby’s Nanny? These 5 Tips Should Help

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Photo: Thinkstock / The Bump

This post was written by Julia Knapp, one of the founders of chARTer Nannies and the Head of Wardrobe on the Yo Gabba Gabba show. Julia travels with Yo Gabba Gabba and Thomas the Train on the road. During the off season, she works as the regular travel nanny for the band...

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