Our 5 Predictions For Chrissy Teigen's Pregnancy

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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are having a baby! The couple each confirmed the news on their own Instagram accounts, sharing the same photo. "John and I are so happy to announce that we are pregnant," Teigen's caption reads. "As many of you know, we've been trying to have a baby for a... Read more

Getting Moving After A Cesarean: When Is It Okay?

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If you had a c-section, keep in mind that in addition to recovering from the drastic bodily changes resulting from pregnancy, you are also recovering from a major abdominal surgery. This means that you will be weaker, especially in the abdominal muscles, than the new mom who didn’t have a c-section, and will have more... Read more

Health Linked To Season Of Birth? New Study's Surprising Finding

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Sure, fall babies are the most common, but a new study is finding that summer babies are the healthiest. A research team from the University of Cambridge found that babies born in June, July and August routinely log the heaviest birth weights and taller heights as adults. While other studies have found... Read more

9 Creative Fall Pregnancy Annoucement Ideas

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With the second weekend in October upon us, your plans likely include some combo of pumpkin picking, apple picking, hayrides, Halloween costume shopping, football or, maybe, if you recently found out you're expecting a baby, planning how to share the news. Whether you've already scoured Pinterest and Instagram, or you're starting from scratch and looking... Read more

Pregnancy Cravings And Moods Brought To Life In Whimsical Photo Shoot

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Pregnancy cravings have you wishing you could dive into some chocolate right about now? Or immerse yourself in all the strawberries you can handle? Art director Vaida Rasciute of Carrot Incorporations is bringing your fantasies to life. The Ireland-based stylist got especially creative while she was pregnant with her youngest. Rasciute posed in... Read more

Back On Birth Control (Minutes) After Baby

The furthest thing from your mind in the delivery room? Delivering yet another baby. To help new moms take charge of their family planning, some insurance plans are covering birth control implants like IUDs immediately after birth. Because of expanding Medicaid coverage nationwide, the service has jumped from being available in zero states... Read more

Fun New Answers For Common Pregnancy Questions

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Meet Sara Given, a first-time mom who’s found her place in the online parenting world by poking fun at it. Her blog “It’s Like They Know Us” rounds up all those ridiculously idyllic parenting stock photos you hate so much and adds the snarky captions they deserve. Her new book, Parenting is... Read more

How Much Is A Baby Name Worth To You?

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What's in a name? Based on a growing trend, it can be either a good chunk of change or a lifetime of regret. In an attempt to persuade parents to follow family tradition, grandparents (and great-grandparents) are offering thousands of dollars in exchange for naming rights. Take the Hudocks, for example. The New... Read more

Parents Document Twins' Delivery With A GoPro Camera

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Thanks to a GoPro camera, we're going behind the scenes of another delivery. While it's far less dramatic than the passenger-seat delivery documented on a GoPro this summer, the c-section that was caught on camera earlier this year is just as moving. We see doctors wiping tears from mom's eyes as she reaches for... Read more

After 17 Years Of Trying, Woman Surprises Husband With Pregnancy News

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After a stillbirth and four miscarriages, a Virginia couple -- who had been trying to get pregnant since they married -- gave up on starting a family about five years ago. But recently, Dana Griffin-Graves noticed she wasn't losing any weight after walking with her friends, who were shedding pounds. So she went to the doctor,... Read more