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Parents Upset After Their Newborn Is Given To Another Mom

The first few days after a child's birth are incredibly magical. It's a special time where mom, dad and baby can all bond together. There is truly nothing like it. But one California hospital is coming under fire after giving an premature...Show More Summary

Maine Logger Rescues Infant From SUV Rollover Crash

Good Samaritan Leo Moody was in the right place at the right time on Monday night. Just moments after Stephen McGouldrick lost control of his vehicle on an icy patch landing the SUV in 2.5 feet of water, the logger stepped in to help...Show More Summary

Graco Issues Recall For 5 Million Strollers Due To Amputation Risk

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in conjunction with Graco Children’s Products, of Atlanta, Ga., today announced a voluntary recall of close to 5 million strollers spanning 11 models because the folding hinge on the sides...Show More Summary

Let It Go...

So, right about now, many of you have magically transformed into Elsa and are singing with gusto. Yeah, that's kind of what I'm talking about. During labor and birth, your support team will be encouraging you to let it go... all of it. Show More Summary

Numb Legs During Pregnancy: Is It Normal?

Post by Judy Dutton. While pregnancy comes with a whole array of strange side effects, one of the strangest may occur when you're walking along, minding your own business and -- out of the blue -- Oh my, I can't feel my legs! Leg numbness may seem so disconcerting that it convinces you to head -- or rather, hobble -- to the nearest hospital. Show More Summary

What Causes a False Positive Pregnancy Test?

Post by Judy Dutton. Few things can make your stomach flip like a positive pregnancy test. And although at-home, over-the-counter tests are 97 percent accurate -- which is pretty darn good -- that still means there's a 3 percent chance it's wrong. Show More Summary

?Fat-Shaming Pregnant Celebrities Hurts Every Mom in America

Post by Lisa Fogarty. Hayden Panettiere has done it again. The actress, who is eight months pregnant, had the gall to show up on a beach, of all places, wearing -- of all things -- a bikini. Shocking! It sounds absurd, and of courseShow More Summary

20 'Fiery' Baby Names Inspired by 'The Hunger Games'

Post by Laura Emerson. We give you one word: Katniss. To say that the feisty heroine of the Hunger Games has inspired a following is an understatement, and her reign will likely continue as multitudes of fans line up to see the next installment of her story unfold on the the big screen: Mockingjay Part 1 opens on November 21. Show More Summary

11 Clever Diaper 'Cakes' for a Baby Shower

Post by Judy Dutton. Moms need diapers -- LOTS of them. Yet showing up at a baby shower with a box of diapers, while practical, kinda lacks panache. Show up with a diaper cake, however, and you'll be the talk of the shower! For the uninitiated,...Show More Summary

Spotted: A Very Pregnant Kristen Bell On The Set Of ‘House of Lies’

A very pregnant Kristen Bell was seen on the set of 'House of Lies' on Tuesday November 18th in Los Angeles. The actress showed off her growing belly in a black tank top, matching black pants and a blue blazer. The post Spotted: A Very Pregnant Kristen Bell On The Set Of ‘House of Lies’ appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

Woman on Birth Control Pill Beats Odds and Delivers Triplets

Christie Fletcher wasn’t planning on having a baby, let alone three. Especially since she was on the pill. But that’s exactly what happened to this now mom of four. The post Woman on Birth Control Pill Beats Odds and Delivers Triplets appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

Canadian Mother Delivers in US and is Handed Million Dollar Medical Bill

Those of us that live in the United States are familiar with the insurmountable costs of medical insurance. Many of us know what it means to avoid going to the doctor, even when we probably should, because we don’t have insurance or cannot afford to meet the deductible. Show More Summary

Mom-to-be With Terminal Cancer Delivers Baby 3 Months Early To Fight For Her Life

An Australian mom is in the fight of her life after it was found that her cancer returned while she was pregnant. This week doctors delivered the baby 3 months early to give her a chance to fight for her life. The post Mom-to-be With Terminal Cancer Delivers Baby 3 Months Early To Fight For Her Life appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

Health Canada Issues Recall for Personnelle & Cuties Baby Wipes Due To ‘Presence of Bacteria’

Three weeks after the FDA announced a recall of 10 baby wipes brands from Nutek Disposables, Inc Health Canada has followed with their own recall. The post Health Canada Issues Recall for Personnelle & Cuties Baby Wipes Due To ‘Presence of Bacteria’ appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

Matthew McConaughey Celebrates His Walk of Fame Star With His Family!

The whole McConaughey family was in attendance on Monday to watch dad, Matthew receive his Hollywood Walk of Fame star. The post Matthew McConaughey Celebrates His Walk of Fame Star With His Family! appeared first on Growing Your Ba...

Shakira Visits the Disney Store With Her Son Milan

Celebrity families were on hand this weekend to celebrate the opening of the new store Disney Store in Barcelona. Cameras caught Shakira arriving with her son Milan, who was dressed as Mickey Mouse. The family posed with the famous mouse before checking out the holiday selection The post Shakira Visits the Disney Store With Her Son Milan appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

Mother Charged after Abandoning Baby in Post Office

On October 22., Jeronde Jackson left her two-month-old son at a post office with no intention of returning for him. She has now been charged with abandoning her child. The post Mother Charged after Abandoning Baby in Post Office appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

Missouri Teen Helps Save Baby Who Stopped Breathing at Walmart

A Missouri teenager is being credited with helping save the life of an 11-month-old baby who suddenly stopped breathing inside a Walmart. The post Missouri Teen Helps Save Baby Who Stopped Breathing at Walmart appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

Preterm Birth Identified as Leading Cause of Death in Young Children

There are a lot of tragedies that can happen in the first years of life, but according to a research team from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, premature birth is the leading cause of death of young children worldwide. The post Preterm Birth Identified as Leading Cause of Death in Young Children appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

The Carters Party in New Orleans For Solange Knowles’ Wedding!

The Carters; Jay Z, Beyonce and Blue Ivy were on hand for singer Solange Knowles's wedding to video director Alan Ferguson in New Orleans over the weekend. Before the ceremony the rapper was spotted arriving at the Marigny Opera House with his daughter in his arms. The post The Carters Party in New Orleans For Solange Knowles’ Wedding! appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

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