4-Year-Old Calls 911, Saves Pregnant Mother

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We know a dad or two that could take a cue from this calm, cool and collected labor coach. Meet four-year-old Calise Manning, the Kalamazoo, MI native who saved the day when her pregnant mom had seizure. "She's shaking and she's having a baby," Calise told 911. "My mom is really pregnant and she's having a boy... read more

Should You Really Shovel Snow While Pregnant?

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With winter storm Juno barreling into the northeast, we've seen the same question pop up in our Community again and again: is it safe to shovel snow while pregnant? Bumpies seem to have come to a consensus: you can but probably shouldn't. And we couldn't agree more.

During the first and second trimesters, it's like...

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What Does N.Y.C. Look Like Through a Toddler's Eyes? Find Out

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Ever wonder what it's like to be a toddler? It's hard to get inside his head, but one dad got inside his range of vision. New to New York City, Diego Acosta Lopez left his native Quito, Ecuador, to attend the School of Visual Arts. And for the first time, his almost two-year-old son, Ignacio,... read more

The Holderness Family Stars in New Super Bowl Video

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When the Holderness Family released their first video Christmas card in December 2013, they had no idea it would become a social media sensation with more than 15 million views. Following a year of producing several witty homemade videos, the family decided to try something new: They've partnered with media company SheKnows to create a series of branded videos. The... read more

Meet Grace, the New Gerber Baby

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Thanks to seven-month-old Grace, Gerber is getting a face lift. The East Petersburg, Pennsylvania baby was selected from a pool of more than 180,000 applicants to become the 2015 Spokesbaby. We doubt that Grace will be doing much speaking on behalf of the brand, but her face will appear in a national ad and across Gerber's website and social media... read more

Dad Crashes Car, Delivers Baby

Six-Day-Old Newborn Becomes UK's Youngest Organ Donor

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The first successful organ donation from a newborn in the United Kingdom occurred last week in Hammersmith Hospital, London, according to the Fetal & Neonatal Edition of Archives of Disease in Childhood. The groundbreaking organ donation consisted of both kidneys, which were transplanted to a patient with renal failure, and liver cells (hepatocytes), which were transfused... read more

It's a Girl for Ali Larter!

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It's a girl for Ali Larter and husband Hayes MacArthur! The couple welcomed Vivienne Margaret MacArthur on Thursday. "She came bearing gifts for her brother:  Batman sheets and lots of Gummy Bears!!!  7.5 lbs of love," Larter captioned a picture of an adorably-swaddled Vivienne on her website. The new baby joins four-year-old big brother Theodore... read more

Pregnant with the Flu? What to Do

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During flu season, pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, is especially cautious. It starts with the obvious -- getting vaccinated -- and extends to the opening-doors-with-paper-towels kind of cautious. But when a sick five-month-old coughed in her face, even Dr. Altmann couldn't dodge this year's especially contagious influenza strain. The kicker? She was 38 weeks... read more

Postpartum Depression May Begin During Pregnancy

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It’s natural for women feel a range of emotions during pregnancy and after baby’s arrival. But a new study finds that how you feel before giving birth can help clinicians identify your risk for three distinct subtypes of postpartum depression. Pinpointing these characteristics early on can help determine how you should be treated. "A... read more