Post by Genny Glassman. For some reason, there is a strange stigma surrounding births that happen via c-section. Despite the growing number of moms speaking out about their c-section experiences, showing their c-section scars, and educating...Show More Summary
Donald Glover during his Emmys acceptance speech on Sunday revealed that he’s expecting another child with his girlfriend. The 33-year-old actor made the revelation after being named the winner for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series for his work on Atlanta. The father of one during his speech thanked his parents, the show’s writers,... Read More »
A world-first study into online sperm donor behavior has revealed the importance men place on their family, friends and the risks associated with donation, has little impact on their motivation or psychology when choosing to donate their sperm to women they meet online.
Pregnancy and alcohol have a difficult history. Doctors used to recommend it because it allegedly offered benefits to both mother and baby. However, over time, we have come to understand that alcohol during pregnancy can have some serious implications, such as heart defects and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Show More Summary
Post by Lauren Levy. There's no question that the things a woman's body can do are incredible and that childbirth is mesmerizing. But if you need a reminder of just how miraculous this process is -- or just want your mind to be blown -- check out this newborn's grand entrance that was actually removed from Instagram. Show More Summary
When it comes to male reproductive fertility, timing is everything. Now scientists are finding new details on how disruption of this timing may contribute to male infertility or congenital illness. Researchers are identifying the key molecular and genetic switch that activates production of healthy male sperm -- but only when the time is right.
Whilst most of our friends are there for us through thick and thin and can always be relied on for a good time, we’ve all encountered the toxic friend. Indeed, the toxic friend is the one who’s more interested in your misfortunes, doesn’t share your joy when you have good news and leaves you feeling... Read More »
Post by Megan Zander. A recent tribute to labor and delivery nurses posted by Jill Krause of Baby Rabies -- coupled with an intimate picture taken by photographer Katie Lacer of Mamma KT Shoots -- caused moms everywhere to reach for the tissues as they remembered their own awesome delivery nurses. Show More Summary
The 69th Prime Time Emmy Awards went down yesterday at the Microsoft Theatre on September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Several of our fave celeb moms we’ve featured on the blog before and whose red carpet style we’ve admired showed out again. Several were nominated like Padma Lakshmi‘s show Top Chef, Anna Chlumsky for... Read More »
The average baby arrives weighing about 7lbs. At 12-pounds, 4.5-ounces Theo Brown doubled that and surprised both his parents and the staff the birthing center where he was born! The post Mom Delivers a Whopping 12-Pound Baby Boy! appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
Eight children born -- and the first robot-assisted operation performed. These are some of the results of 18 years of research on uterus transplants.
Finding a way to make reading fun for your kids will encourage a love of reading in them. A child can read a book anywhere, but it’s more enjoyable if she has her own special place where she can go and read. You may be thinking that you don’t have the space to create a reading nook for your... Read More »
This weekend, comedian Kevin Hart came clean about having some indiscretions with a woman who is not his wife and recently tried to extort money from him in exchange for keeping a sexually-explicit video she took of him secret. He chose to fess up and apologize to current expectant wife Eniko Parrish and his children... Read More »
Few things bring a community together quite like a baby... and sometimes, you’re just in the right place at the right time. A prime example is the recent plight of an 8-week-old Ottawa infant. The post Strangers Help Save the Life of 8-Week-Old Infant appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
Approximately 90% of your hair is growing at any one time, while the other 10% enter a resting phase. Every two to three months the resting hair falls out and allows new hair to grow in its place. Telogen effluvium is the excessive shedding of hair that occurs one to five months following pregnancy. This... Read More »
A pregnant Rose Byrne was spotted out with her son Rocco after catching a ride on the subway on Friday September 15, 2017. The post Pregnant Rose Byrne Steps Out With Her Son Rocco in NYC appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
Almost half of parents whose children were admitted to a neonatal intensive care unit experienced postpartum depressive symptoms, anxiety and stress when their newborns were discharged from the hospital.
Two new studies shed light on why mothers who experience an infection severe enough to require hospitalization during pregnancy are at higher risk of having a child with autism.
Statistics indicate that some 70 to 80 percent of expectant mothers experience some form of morning sickness, but for at least 60,000 women each year (most likely more), the sickness is severe. These soon-to-be moms suffer from a condition known as hyperemesis gravidarum. Show More Summary
Celebs dress up for red carpets, premieres, and Tv appearances and on weekends, while running errands and traveling, they get to dress down. But because they’re always being photographed, they don’t have the luxury of looking bad even on their days off. Case in point: Chrissy Teigen, Gisele Bundchen and Halle Berry always look fab.... Read More »