Robert Downey Jr. and Susan Downey Are Expecting a Baby Girl!

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Photo: Instagram
There's going to be an Iron Baby coming out this fall, since Robert Downey Jr. and his wife of almost nine years, Susan Downey, are expecting a baby girl! Robert proudly announced the news by covering all of his social media bases yesterday, writing on Facebook, "Um. I don't know if it's a 'man's world,'... read more

This Breast Cancer Drug May Double As Fertility Treatment

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Photo: Thinkstock/The Bump
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) affects five to ten percent of women, and, amongst a slew of other problems the disease generates, makes getting pregnant incredibly difficult. To treat PCOS and hopefully spur ovulation, most doctors prescribe a drug called clomiphene citrate (usually referred to as Clomid). It has a 22 percent... read more

​Yikes! Being Pregnant Could Get You Denied for a Mortgage

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Photo: Shutterstock
Thinking about making the move to a bigger home now that you've got a baby on the way? Be ready to put up a fight with your bank. Although it's absolutely illegal under the Fair Housing Act, some banks are delaying or denying loan applications when the borrower is pregnant or on maternity leave. Their reasoning? There... read more

Introducing the New Bump App!

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It's official: today marks the launch of the new and improved iPhone app for The Bump. And we're really excited about it. What's different? Thanks to the gorgeous, clean design, you'll find that navigating through the app is a whole lot easier. Based on your due date, you'll see a week-by-week stream of Q&A's,... read more

Eva Mendes Is Pregnant With Ryan Gosling’s Baby!

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Photo Courtesy of Us Weekly/Getty
There shall be mourning in all the land this evening as reports have surfaced that everyone's favorite celeb crush, Ryan Gosling, is expecting a child with girlfriend Eva Mendes. Yes, you've read that correctly, and we apologize for breaking such emotionally disturbing news. We'll give you a moment to dry your tears and collect yourselves before... read more

LeBron James and Savannah Brinson Expecting Baby #3!

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If LeBron James and Savannah Brinson had a master plan to have their own basketball team one day, they've finally succeeded. The newlyweds are now expecting their third child, according to Us Weekly! But Miami Heat president, Pat Riley, may have let the baby out of the bag first, since he commented publicly on... read more

A New Blood Test Finds Mom-to-Be’s Preeclampsia Risk Early

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It only affects 5 to 7 percent of pregnancies in the United States each year, but preeclampsia is a major issue. This cardiovascular disorder is typically detected later in pregnancies (after week 20), and occurs when you have a combination of high blood pressure and protein in your urine. It can have some... read more

Is Zoe Saldana Pregnant?

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Starring in the TV mini-series Rosemary's Baby may have given Zoe Saldana a few ideas -- minus the whole Satanic cult thing. E! and the Daily Mail are reporting that Zoe may be trying to cover a burgeoning baby bump with overalls and loose dresses and tops she's been photographed in recently. If she is pregnant, the happy... read more

Chanel Couture’s Grand Finale? A Pregnant Model

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Photo: Getty
It's Haute Couture Fashion Week in Paris, where the highest of the high end designers are showcasing their latest sartorial confections. From Dior to Versace, beautiful gowns have taken over the streets of the City of Light -- including those from Chanel. In case you weren't at the Chanel show (it's okay, our invite got lost... read more

Birth Control You Can Turn On and Off?

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You're ready to have a baby, but your birth control may be telling your body otherwise, especially if you have an IUD that needs removing. Soon, switching it off could be as simple as the click of a button. The Massachusetts biotech company MicroCHIPS, backed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is developing an... read more