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Week 32: Not Too Much Longer Now - Scary Mommy

Thu, 2018-06-28 19:00

Scary Mommy

Week 32: Not Too Much Longer Now
Scary Mommy
Avoid eating too near bedtime, and sleep propped up on pillows to avoid heartburn as much as possible. ... Although it's still eight weeks early, babies born at this stage of pregnancy have an excellent chance of surviving and ultimately leading ...

Week 28: It's Time To Find A Pediatrician For Your Baby - Scary Mommy

Thu, 2018-06-28 17:34

Scary Mommy

Week 28: It's Time To Find A Pediatrician For Your Baby
Scary Mommy
It's pregnancy week 28, and here's what's going on… MIND. Plan ahead for peace of ... Are you going to breastfeed or formula feed? Do you want the baby to ... If you don't, have a snack and lie down to count again — your baby was probably just ...

America's Black Babies Are Paying For Society's Ills. What Will We Do To Fix It? - LAist

Thu, 2018-06-28 10:29

LAist

America's Black Babies Are Paying For Society's Ills. What Will We Do To Fix It?
LAist
That's because black babies born in America are two times more likely to die before their first birthday than white babies. The numbers ... Powerful articles, as well as stories from celebrities like tennis star Serena Williams, have been a stark ...

'It never stops shaping you': the legacy of child sexual abuse – and how to survive it - The Guardian

Thu, 2018-06-28 01:35

The Guardian

'It never stops shaping you': the legacy of child sexual abuse – and how to survive it
The Guardian
Four in 10 had difficulties with relationships, with some avoiding sexual intimacy altogether, while others had multiple sexual partners; some suffered difficulty eating or sleeping, were dependent on alcohol, or were drawn into crime. One in five had ...

Woman who thought bloating was gluten intolerance was actually pregnant - Metro

Thu, 2018-06-28 01:19

Metro

Woman who thought bloating was gluten intolerance was actually pregnant
Metro
Having been on the contraceptive pill for 10 years, babies were the furthest thing from Sita Meena Arulampalam's mind when her doctor told her she probably had a food intolerance. But Sita, 33, from Colchester, Essex, took a pregnancy test anyway on a ...

Tia Mowry's honest post about her post-baby body is what every new mama needs to see - Motherly Inc.

Wed, 2018-06-27 17:57

Motherly Inc.

Tia Mowry's honest post about her post-baby body is what every new mama needs to see
Motherly Inc.
Back on May 19, when she was just two weeks out from giving birth to her daughter, she posted a photo celebrating her body—a body many mamas can relate to, because we all know that bump doesn't instantly disappear the moment the baby moves out ...

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Nursing at Target, Sucking Snot and Wiping Goo Out of Hair: 30 Very Candid Celebrity Snapshots Every Mom Can ... - PEOPLE.com

Wed, 2018-06-27 12:14

PEOPLE.com

Nursing at Target, Sucking Snot and Wiping Goo Out of Hair: 30 Very Candid Celebrity Snapshots Every Mom Can ...
PEOPLE.com
The Lip Sync Battle star did her bit to show the reality of being a new mom by sharing a photo of herself just four days after giving birth to son Miles Theodore, her second child with husband John Legend. In the picture, the model is dressed in ...

Chef who thought her bloating was gluten intolerance turned out to be 33 weeks pregnant - TV3.ie

Wed, 2018-06-27 09:21

TV3.ie

Chef who thought her bloating was gluten intolerance turned out to be 33 weeks pregnant
TV3.ie
On the contraceptive pill for a decade, babies were the furthest thing from Sita Meena Arulampalam's mind when her doctor told her she probably had a food intolerance. But Sita, 33, of Colchester, Essex, took a pregnancy test anyway on a pal's advice ...

Mexico: children toil in tobacco fields as reforms fail to fix poverty - The Guardian

Wed, 2018-06-27 02:00

The Guardian

Mexico: children toil in tobacco fields as reforms fail to fix poverty
The Guardian
With improvements since then, Rodolfo Coronado, president of the industry-aligned tobacco growers' association, told the Guardian that child labour was “virtually eradicated”. But during a visit to the Santiago fields in March, the Guardian found that ...

Drug resistance takes devastating toll on families in India - Globalnews.ca

Tue, 2018-06-26 13:59

Globalnews.ca

Drug resistance takes devastating toll on families in India
Globalnews.ca
Vikali A Zhimomi's face is tear-streaked as she reaches out to touch her infant grandson, who is receiving intravenous fluids after emergency surgery. She is forbidden from picking him up, as desperately as she wants to. His tiny body is simply too ...

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Drug resistance takes devastating toll on families in India - National Post

Tue, 2018-06-26 10:01

Drug resistance takes devastating toll on families in India
National Post
Doctors increasingly treating babies with colistin see even those just born carry a frightening resistance to the drug. They worry about ... The couple tried for a decade to conceive before Anu became pregnant with twins last year. At just six months ...

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Could your breastmilk be what's stopping your baby from sleeping? An expert answers. - Mamamia

Mon, 2018-06-25 22:06

Mamamia

Could your breastmilk be what's stopping your baby from sleeping? An expert answers.
Mamamia
So I asked if there were any foods she had craved or binged on during pregnancy. While there is a paucity of evidence and differing opinions about whether babies can be sensitised to foods in utero, it can often give a clue to what the mother may be ...

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"Pre-Baby Body" Is Not a Real Thing and Needs to Stop Right Now - Bravo (blog)

Mon, 2018-06-25 15:45

Bravo (blog)

"Pre-Baby Body" Is Not a Real Thing and Needs to Stop Right Now
Bravo (blog)
Yes, you can lose the “baby weight,” and yes, you can fit into your jeans again — but it's going to take longer than two weeks and it's going to be a (somewhat) different body than the one you got pregnant with. ... Daphne Oz, former co-host of The ...

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I Was Excited About Motherhood — And Then I Joined A Mom Group - Romper

Mon, 2018-06-25 10:08

Romper

I Was Excited About Motherhood — And Then I Joined A Mom Group
Romper
When I was pregnant with my first baby I joined my first mom group. I thought it ... I felt like a bad mom before my baby was even born, and the excitement I felt about impending motherhood faded. And all ... I also watched moms who breastfed for ...

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The Prenatal Visit - AAP News

Mon, 2018-06-25 03:28

The Prenatal Visit
AAP News
As the medical specialty that is entirely focused on the health and well-being of the child, embedded in the family, pediatric care ideally begins before pregnancy, with reproductive life planning of adolescents and young adults, and continues during ...

Diary of a first-time mum: the pressure to breastfeed - Press and Journal

Sun, 2018-06-24 08:37

Press and Journal

Diary of a first-time mum: the pressure to breastfeed
Press and Journal
When my son was eight weeks old, I forced myself to get out of the house and attend my first mother and baby group. To those who are ... The organisers greeted me with wide smiles as we did the standard chit-chat about age and sleeping habits. ... We ...

Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford introduce NZ to their baby daughter - Newshub

Sat, 2018-06-23 19:55

Newshub

Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford introduce NZ to their baby daughter
Newshub
He had already stepped into Ms Ardern's Wellington-based duties after doctors advised the Prime Minister not to fly in the last few days of her pregnancy. Ms Ardern said she would take six weeks maternity leave after the birth of her child. Mr Gayford ...

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Hollyoaks star Jennifer Metcalfe opens up about 'miracle' son and her post-baby body after traumatic birth - Mirror.co.uk

Sat, 2018-06-23 15:33

Mirror.co.uk

Hollyoaks star Jennifer Metcalfe opens up about 'miracle' son and her post-baby body after traumatic birth
Mirror.co.uk
A month after giving birth to Daye, whose dad is ex-Geordie Shore star Greg Lake, Jennifer posed in her bra and knickers for a selfie to show her post-baby body. ... She said: “I did breastfeed Daye for about a month and my boobs are not quite the same ...

The journey of nursing triplets - Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

Sat, 2018-06-23 03:51

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

The journey of nursing triplets
Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)
After the scan, knew she was to give birth to triplets. “I was uneasy ... I did not know how I was going to handle carrying three babies, this being my first pregnancy. But my ... “At first I was not able to get enough breast milk for all the three ...

I almost lost my baby and my life to a job - Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

Sat, 2018-06-23 03:27

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

I almost lost my baby and my life to a job
Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)
However, there was no compromise, despite being pregnant. At two and a half ... Upon arrival, I was put on drip and given several injections but I had no idea what they were or their purpose apart from one tiny injection which the nurse said was to ...