Recall Alert! Kraft American Singles

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Kraft
Hold the cheese! Kraft Foods Group announced a voluntary recall on Friday of 7,691 cases of select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product. Because a supplier didn't store an ingredient at the correct temperature, Kraft issued the recall as a precaution to avoid food borne illnesses. Here are the... read more

Labor Day Rally to Improve Birth Sweeps Country

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Getty
Thousands of people gathered across the country yesterday in an effort to improve the other labor day. You know, the one that still gets you out of work, but is nine months in the making. Called the "Rally to Improve Birth," this was the third annual demonstration by the people behind ImprovingBirth.org. What started as... read more

Carrie Underwood Announces Pregnancy!

Carrie Underwood via Twitter
Carrie Underwood via Twitter
We're capping off your Labor Day weekend with some exciting news: Carrie Underwood is pregnant, y'all! The country singer took the announcement to Twitter today, posting a picture of her dogs in "big brother" and "big sister" shirts: "In honor of "Labor" Day...Ace & Penny would like to make an announcement. Their parents... read more

So How Many Parents Get Their Babies Vaccinated?

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You've probably heard about parents choosing not to vaccinate. But exactly how many people are opting for shots? According to the recently-published 2013 National Immunization Survey by the Center for Disease Control, vaccine coverage was at 90 percent last year. Basically, everyone is getting baby vaccinated with the routinely-recommended childhood immunizations: measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR),... read more

The Perfect Labor Day Recipe Your Family Will Go Crazy Over

Karen Biton-Cohen
Karen Biton-Cohen
The heat is definitely on when it’s Labor Day and you’re throwing the party. But you can handle those hungry guests -- or your own hungry family --  with this juicy and classic cheeseburger recipe from The Nest, done in five quick steps. Pass the spatula -- you’ve got this. What you’ll need... read more

Essential Oils for Labor and Delivery

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Essential oils have been taking the world by storm lately, and for good reason. Essential oils* are a fantastic way to enhance and sustain your health. I also found them to be absolutely vital during the birth of our son. They played a big role in relieving pain and encouraging energy and focus when I was... read more

Shakira is Pregnant!

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Photo: Getty
Just when we thought celebrating the 13th anniversary of "Whenever, Wherever" was going to be the highlight of the week, we get hit with even bigger and better Shakira news: the Colombian singer is pregnant with baby number two! "Yes, we are expecting our second baby!! Thank you all for your well wishes!" she confirmed on... read more

How to Respond When Baby Babbles

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Since you're probably doing it anyway, it's a relief to know that having full conversations with your babbling baby is now scientifically encouraged. According to a new study by the University of Iowa and Indiana University, they way parents respond to baby influences how the child will communicate and vocalize. By listening and responding... read more

Make a Full-Body Workout a Walk in the Park

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With summer giving way to fall, many moms are still rejoicing in the sunshine and flocking to the park. If you have young children at home, or if you work outside the home during the day, it can be difficult to fit in a workout. You can start by getting outside. Just walking is good exercise,... read more

Drew Brees Welcomes First Baby Girl

Drew Brees via Twitter
Drew Brees via Twitter
Who dat? It's the first baby girl for New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and wife Brittany. The couple welcomed the 7 pound, 7 ounce baby -- who has yet to be named -- on Monday night. They're already parents to three boys: Baylen, 5, Bowen, 3, and Callen, 2. While the trio reportedly wanted a... read more