pregnancy

Photo Booth Pregnancy Announcement Makes Dad -- And Us -- Cry

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Grab some tissues; this pregnancy announcement will make you tear up. Photographer Jessica Devins and her husband Michael have always loved taking photo booth pictures together. So when Jessica learned she was expecting their first child, she couldn't think of a better place to break the news to her husband. During what Michael thought was a... read more

Your Winter Pregnancy Skin Problems, Solved

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Did you know that cold winter air has an even bigger effect on your skin when you're expecting? Now that winter temperatures have finally arrived (in most parts of the country, at least), it's time to start combating those winter skin woes. Dry skin Cold winter air means less humidity and less moisture. While we may be loving... read more

What's the Link Between Prenatal Exercise & Baby's Blood Pressure?

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You know that working out during pregnancy is a great way to stave off weight gain, and that it can even make labor easier. But a Michigan State University study is offering yet another reason to hit the gym during pregnancy: it prevents high blood pressure later in your baby's life. The... read more

Molly Sims Reveals She's Having a Girl!

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Our favorite fashionista Molly Sims is rocking pink today — that's because she's expecting a baby girl! "Things are feeling very rosy at the Sims-Stuber house right now!!" she wrote on her blog, sharing a photo of herself with a very pink -- and very large -- batch of balloons. This gender reveal follows September's equally... read more

Baby on the Way for Tamera Mowry!

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Two big pieces of news about Tamera Mowry: 1. She's pregnant! 2. She really loves Clearblue. "We are thrilled to announce we are #ClearblueConfirmed! Can't wait to meet baby #2!" the actress captioned her Instagram photo of a positive pregnancy test. "Love Clearblue's pregnancy test with Smart Countdown. It helped me get through the wait to get... read more

Get Ready to Cry Over Macklemore's Baby Announcement

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Macklemore just upped the baby announcement game. The rapper, born Ben Haggerty, didn't post a simple tweet or Instagram to break the news. And a sonogram photo wasn't going to cut it. Nope; he and fiancée Tricia Davis shared a video on collaborator Ryan Lewis's YouTube page, beginning with the sound of their baby's... read more

How Many Babies Will Be Born in 2015?

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New year, new stats. The Census Bureau says that this January, the U.S. will see a new birth every eight seconds. The data comes hand-in-hand with an updated U.S. population figure as of Jan. 1, 2015, accounting for a grand total of 320.09 million people. Since the last population count in April 2010, we've added 11.35 million people,... read more

Baby on Board! Pregnant Plane Passenger Goes Into Labor

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Where's the craziest place to go into labor? The answer is up in the air. A passenger on Delta Air Lines Flight 2566 from San Francisco to Minneapolis went into labor on Wednesday morning, resulting in the plane being diverted to to Salt Lake City. Luckily, a pediatrician was on board, assisting mom-to-be Allison Peery until she... read more

Zoe Saldana Welcomes Twin Baby Boys, Reveals Names

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Thanks to Twitter, we can finally confirm that Zoe Saldana is a mom! “Our boys Cy and Bowie are finally here. Marco and I wanted to thank you for your beautiful wishes and for your patience,” Saldana Tweeted. “Happy #2015! Starting our New Year with a full house.” Still, we're pretty sure the boys arrived... read more

The 'Official' Rules for First Baby of the Year

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The first baby of the New Year earns immediate fame and lifelong bragging rights. With stakes like that, the determination should require some strict guidelines, right? It turns out it's probably less official than you think. The sense of competition associated with welcoming the first baby is probably stronger among hospitals than expectant parents. And... read more