Can Baby Guess What You’re Thinking? Shocking New Study Says ‘Yes!’

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Thought baby couldn't read your mind? Well, think again. New research suggests that babies as young as a year-and-a-half can guess what other people are thinking. Yikes!

Study author H. Clark Barrett, an anthropologist at the University of California, Los Angeles, says that these surprising new findings may help us learn more...

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New Study Suggests Severe Morning Sickness Could Put Mom at Risk for Pregnancy Complications

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A new study from Sweden suggests that women experiencing severe morning sickness are at an increased risk for pregnancy complications, especially if she's during her second trimester. Of the mothers who took part in the study, all were hospitalized for severe morning sickness (hyperemesis gravidarum) during the second trimester (between 12... Read more

Veronica De La Cruz Expecting Her First Baby in March!

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The Early Today and First Look host is expecting her first child and she's due in March! The founder of the Hope for Hearts Foundation (founded in memory of her brother, Eric) and former competitive figure skater is so excited about her baby-to-be -- speaking candidly to People, she said, "I am so thrilled to be... Read more

5 Surprising Things I Miss Now That I’m a Mom

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We all know the typical things you miss when you become a parent -- sleep usually tops the list, spending time with friends, as well as time to do things you enjoyed before baby came along. Parents I know have said they miss being able to leave the house easily by themselves and others miss... Read more

10 Ways to Get Ready for Baby’s Birth: A Must-Have List for Soon-to-Be Moms

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Birds do it, and so do cats, apes, and other mammals preparing for birth. Nesting is an instinctual mechanism that prepares your “empty nest” to become full and quite busy for the next 18 years. Nesting is like spring-cleaning on steroids. Organization, cleanliness, and preparation are top priority. Now it’s time to clear some more... Read more

New Splurge-Worthy Stokke MyCarrier Does It All

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I know what you're probably thinking. Another baby carrier?! There are a ton on the market and for the most part, they don't seen that different from each other. But know this: In recent months, there have been some questions about the safety of certain Euro-chic baby carriers -- moms are worried about baby's legs... Read more

Cute Baby of the Day: Smilin’ Margo!

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Today, we're making way for one of our own. Meet Margo Elizabeth, the absolutely adorable baby girl of one of our XO staffers! Her mama just got back from maternity leave -- but from the looks of it, Margo doesn't mind! This smiley, happy beauty is too cute for words. And those cheeks!! Gah! Isn't... Read more

Why Moms Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Ask for Help (and Why They Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Give It, Either)

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Early morning on a school day. Standing outside in my sweats and slippers with my 3-year-old while my newborn finally – FINALLY – slept peacefully inside. Delirious from sleep deprivation and paralyzed with indecision. I needed my son to go to preschool so that I could get a few hours of precious sleep. But I... Read more

Get the Look: Jenna Dewan-Tatum’s Casual Maternity Style

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We're looking forward to seeing the gorgeous baby that Jenna Dewan-Tatum and Channing Tatum are expecting. Until we catch a glimpse, we're happy to gaze lovingly at Jenna's casually hot pregnancy style. This mama-to-be has the uncanny ability to make the most comfy wardrobe pieces look cool -- even a camouflage jacket! We found a similar... Read more

Kerri Walsh Jennings Is Planning Another Natural Birth — Would You?

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This Olympian knows no pain -- not even when it comes to childbirth! The three-time Olympic gold medalist and mom to two boys is planning another natural delivery for baby number 3 in April! Taking a cue from her own mother who told Kerri that, "labor kind of hurts, but you're going to love it",... Read more