parenting

Drew Brees Welcomes First Baby Girl

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Who dat? It's the first baby girl for New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and wife Brittany. The couple welcomed the 7 pound, 7 ounce baby -- who has yet to be named -- on Monday night. They're already parents to three boys: Baylen, 5, Bowen, 3, and Callen, 2. While the trio reportedly wanted a... read more

Study Shows Hormone Protects Brains of Premature Babies

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Boosting the health of premature baby brains might not be so different from boosting athletic performance. A new study published in JAMA, or the Journal of the American Medical Association, says that erythropoietin does the trick. Also known as EPO, this hormone stimulates the production of red blood cells and reduces the need for blood... read more

Due to Popular Demand: Tata Thursday on 8/28!

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In the spirit of the Boob-olution and National Breastfeeding Month, we are adding another live chat to the Tata Tuesday lineup! What's different, you ask? It's this Thursday, August 28. So, mamas, you have one more opportunity to ask a lactation consultant all of your questions on our Breastfeeding Message Board. You'll be able to... read more

New​! Brush Baby’s Teeth With Fluoride, Doctors Say

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A new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics says to bring on the fluoride toothpaste as soon as baby's teeth start to come in. This comes in response to the fact that dental caries, or tooth decay, is the most common chronic disease in US children, especially among poor and minority populations.... read more

Boob Care Tricks and Tips from an Expert

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Breastfeeding awareness month is coming to a close, so we want to cap things off with some boob care tips for all of you new mamas. You can start to battle sagging, soreness and stretch marks before baby even arrives. (Woo hoo!) Sian Sutherland, co-founder of Mama Mio skincare products, offers advice for a different kind... read more

Stacy Keibler Welcomes a Baby Girl

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It looks like this is the end of what was possibly the world's most fit pregnancy. Stacy Keibler announced on her website that she and husband Jared Pobre welcomed a baby girl last Wednesday. "Jared and I have been blessed with the new love of our lives," Keibler writes. "Ava Grace Pobre was... read more

​Parents’ Strength Captured in Pregnancy Time-Lapse Video ​

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This isn't the first pregnancy time-lapse video we've seen, but it's one of the most inspirational. (It's kind of long, but worth the watch!) Excited to document their pregnancy while exploring their new city of Cincinnati, Rob and Erin Marshall took one-second video clips from each day leading up to baby Alexander's birth. Most of... read more

What Did Pete Wentz Name His Newest Little Angel?

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Were you expecting something  along the lines of Brooklyn or Queens for the name of Bronx Wentz's sibling? It looks like Pete Wentz and girlfriend Meagan Camper took a different route, naming their baby boy Saint Lazslo. "What's more exciting than having the pitter-patter of another little gremlin running around?" Wentz said in May. "Now it... read more

5 Apps to Make the Most out of Date Night

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Having a baby changes everything, including your relationship. For new parents, date nights are definitely few and far between, but we really can't stress their importance enough. We'll even make it easy for you. Swipe past all those parenting apps and check out five tools that will make throwing together a romantic evening a breeze. 1. PRIV... read more

Carson Daly Welcomes Baby Girl!

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It's a girl for Carson Daly and fiance Siri Pinter! London Rose arrived on Wednesday evening, weighing in at 8 pounds, 11 ounces. This is the third child for the couple, who are parents to 5-year-old Jack and 2-year-old Etta. "Watching Jack and Etta meet their new sister was like watching a scene in a movie,... read more