birth story

Mom Delivers Baby During Open-Heart Surgery

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Shutterstock/The Bump
At 36 weeks pregnant, Edita Tracey didn’t think much of it when she started feeling pressure on her back, saying that she assumed it was “normal” for someone so far along in her pregnancy. When the pain got worse (like, way worse), she decided to get it checked out. Doctors ran tests and found an aortic dissection; her... read more

Surprised Marathon Running Mom Gives Birth – And She Didn’t Know She Was Pregnant!

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Once upon a time, in Duluth, Minnesota, a busy mom of five (five!) named Trish Staine was in the middle of training for a half-marathon. (Where she found time for this is unknown). At 33 and super fit, her youngest being 7 and her oldest (stepchild) being 20, kids were not part of her future... read more

Bumpie Buzz: Find Out How Mama-to-Be Kate Middleton is Celebrating Her 31st Birthday

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Today is the Duchess of Cambridge's birthday and we couldn't be more excited to see how she'll be ringing in 31 with a baby-on-board! Plus, more news: Pregnant Kate Middleton Celebrates Her 31st Birthday Privately With Prince William - People Kim and Kanye Babymoon In Paris! - CelebrityBabyScoop Cute... read more