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SONON 300C Portable Ultrasound with Smartphone Controls

Healcerion, a company based in South Korea, has developed an ultrasound system that’s no bigger than the transducer itself. The SONON 300C uses a …

Here's why women still look pregnant after giving birth

Many women expect that their bodies will immediately bounce back after giving birth, particularly if they didn't pack on too many pounds while eating …

Pregnancy

This new website is like an Amazon for women of color and it's awesome

When whiteness is so often seen as the norm, and every other body type is a deviation from this accepted standard, something as simple as finding …

Four reasons why breast is best: Babies are smarter, healthier and better behaved

04 Aug 2016 00:00<p>Infants are less likely to be obese and mothers' have a lower risk of cancer<p>Most new South African mums start breast-feeding, but …

Breast Feeding

Breast-Fed Babies May Have Longer Telomeres, Tied to Longevity

Breast-fed babies have healthier immune systems, score higher on I.Q. tests and may be less prone to obesity than other babies.<p>Now new research reveals another possible difference in breast-fed babies: They may have longer telomeres.<p>Telomeres are stretches of DNA that cap the ends of chromosomes …

Zika and Infertility Treatments: What You Should Know

If you've been struggling to get pregnant, the news of Zika-linked birth defects and international calls for women to avoid pregnancy may have you wondering if now is a good time to continue—or start—fertility treatments. Here's what you need to know.<p>To continue or not to continue fertility …

'My baby in a box': Irish GP tells of trauma of travelling to UK for abortion

Exclusive: Dublin medic recalls painful experience of returning foetal remains of her baby by plane after Ireland’s near total ban on abortion forced her to travel to UK<p>A Dublin doctor has spoken of the trauma of returning the foetal remains of her baby from England after Ireland’s near total ban …

Prenatal Development

Hundreds of Women Gather in Argentina to Protest Breastfeeding Stigma

On Saturday, hundreds of Argentine mothers gathered to protest against the mistreatment of a woman in the Greater Buenos Aires Area who was told that she couldn't breastfeed in public.<p>READ: Moms Everywhere Are Mad At Marshalls For Asking a Woman to Breastfeed in the Restroom<p><b>Constancia "Coni" Santos</b> …

Mom Shows What Breastfeeding Multitasking Really Looks Like

“I got that #MilkMoney"<p>An NFL player captured a very real parenting moment before date night with his wife.<p>Cornerback Antonio Cromartie took a video of his wife Terricka putting on makeup while breastfeeding one of their 2-month-old twins. The mom was prepping for the couple’s first date night …

Parenting