Which Pregnancy Symptom Does Kelly Clarkson Share With Kate Middleton?

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Kelly Clarkson and Kate Middleton share a commonality beyond their adorable baby girls. And trust us, it's not something they'll want to bond over. Both the singer and the Duchess experienced severe morning sickness. While Clarkson hasn't confirmed an exact diagnosis of hyperemesis gravidarum -- the medical term for the extremely severe morning sickness that... Read more

Spotify Announces 6-Month Parental Leave Policy

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Leave it to a Sweden-based company to unveil a jaw-dropping parental leave policy. Music streaming service Spotify announced yesterday that it will be offering six months of paid leave to all full-time employees globally. Not only is the policy effective immediately, it's effective retroactively. As long as their children were born after Jan. 1, 2013,... Read more

How A Raisin Can Predict Your Toddler's Success In School

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Yep, you read that correctly. Your toddler’s attention and learning capacity can now be tested using a dried grape. Researchers from the University of Warwick developed a simple test involving a raisin and a cup that can predict how well a 20-month-old will academically perform at age eight. Here's how it worked: Researchers... Read more

Toddlers Adorably Reenact 'How I Met Your Mother'

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How I Met Your Mother fans will attest: Brooding, introspective, heartbroken Ted Mosby can be so irritating. But when he's portrayed by a 2 year old, he's suddenly incredibly endearing. Romedy Now, an India-based English television channel, brought HIMYM to life again with a new cast of characters: little kids. And the parody promo for... Read more

Watch Grandpa's Hilarious Reaction To 'Whisper Game' Pregnancy Announcement

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While parenthood may not be all fun and games, that concept clearly doesn’t apply to pregnancy announcements. Texas mom-to-be Alexa Goolsby decided to take a page out of comedy genius (and dad) Jimmy Fallon’s playbook by telling her parents she was expecting while they played their own rendition of Fallon’s famous "Read more

Mom Completes Psychology Exam While In Labor

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We've seen lots of different ways to get through labor. From dance moves to selfies, what happens in the delivery room isn't always what you'd expect. But one Georgia woman turned her hospital room into a classroom, completing an online college exam between contractions. Tommitrise Collins, 21, says she could only... Read more

Supermom Donates Liver To Baby, Comforts Him Post-Surgery (WATCH)

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Never doubt your maternal instincts. Last May, Brodie Tigue was born perfectly healthy. But within a few days, his parents, Brunswick, Ohio, residents Traci and Russ, noticed his skin looked "different" from his sisters, and that his eyes appeared yellow in the corners. Brodie's pediatrician assured his parents these symptoms would go away, but Traci... Read more

Study Says You Can Put Those Stretch Mark Creams Away

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Are all of those creams and ointments claiming to prevent or reduce pregnancy stretch marks actually just a waste of money? Dermatologists from the University of Michigan think so, explaining that they still need to get to the bottom of what causes stretch marks in the first place. A new study from the University of... Read more

The Bump Unveils The 'Sexiest Dads Alive'

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Step aside, sexiest men alive! With the right haircut and tailored tux any man can be sexy, but it takes an extra special man to be a great dad. After carefully considering all of our favorite celebrity fathers, we've rounded up this year's ultimate list of Sexiest Dads Alive. (It's a tough job, but someone has to do it!)... Read more

New Tool Helps Women Predict Chances Of Having A C-Section

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When it comes to labor and delivery, there's a lot that's out of your hands. But what if you had a better idea of what was going to happen? One company has created the first-ever c-section predictor tool, helping moms-to-be calculate their likelihood of having a cesarean. The tool, an eight-question quiz that... Read more