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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Here’s the Lowdown on Prince George’s First Playdate

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Photo: SplashNews
Playing with the future King of England may sound posh, but hey, it's a fact that all babies drool and love to grab at the nearest toy. Prince George was no exception at his first public playdate in New Zealand, where he played with 10 other babies with their parents present as part of Prince William... read more

4 Big Things You Need to Know About Exercising While Breastfeeding

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Photo: Shutterstock / The Bump
Many women have questions, concerns and doubts regarding exercise while breastfeeding.  Is it okay? Will it affect my milk supply? Will it change the taste of my milk? Will it affect the baby'? Are certain exercises better than others? And the list goes on. Here are four important facts that might answer some of your... read more

10 Reasons I’m a Worse Mom Than You

Photo Courtesy of Karen Alpert
Photo Courtesy of Karen Alpert
This guest post was written by Karen Alpert, the ridiculously hairy, self-deprecating writer of the blog Baby Sideburns and author of the brand new and hilarious parenting book, I Heart My Little A-Holes. She's spent the past fifteen years working for national advertising agencies until she was promoted to her newest... read more

Toddler’s First Car Wash Experience Is an Emotional Rollercoaster (WATCH!)

Photo: Max Gibbons
Photo: Max Gibbons
Going through a car wash for the first time is actually kind of traumatic, now that I think about it. It's dark, it's shaky and huge brushes that look like willow trees are pretty much attacking your car, so we totally understand this two-year-old's reactions to her first car wash experience in a video that... read more

Mom of Twins Gave Birth to Friend’s Twins After Many Failed IVF Cycles

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Photo: Shutterstock / The Bump
Choosing a surrogate is one of the hardest choices to make in life -- especially after undergoing IVF four times. Sandi and Philip Palmisano's failed results were discouraging, but met Andrea and Mark Rivas in 2010 at the Shady Grove Fertility Center in Washington, DC, where they were also trying IVF. Andrea gave birth... read more

Stressing Out During Your Pregnancy Could be Bad for Baby’s Health

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Photo: Shutterstock / The Bump
According to new research performed by Dr. Petra Arck, stressing out during your pregnancy might put baby at an increased risk for asthma and eczema. The study, performed at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf in Germany, examined data from 994children and their mothers who had participated in an Australian pregnancy study. Starting out,... read more