Pregnancy

Indian rape victim, 10, and her baby 'doing fine'

<b>A 10-year-old Indian rape victim and the baby girl she gave birth to are doing fine, her doctor told the BBC.</b><p>Dr Dasari Harish said her surgery was initially scheduled for Monday, but it was moved to Thursday morning after she developed high blood pressure.<p>The girl was denied permission to abort by …

India

Mum who donates breast milk for 15 babies shows huge size difference in boobs before and after pumping

For those lucky enough to be able to breastfeed, it really is an incredible thing.<p>It allows new mums to bond with their little ones while protecting …

Women's News

6 things your, ahem, discharge is trying to tell you

We debunk what's normal (and what's not) for your health down there<p>It's not the most comfortable of conversations, but <b>discharge is something that all</b> …

Why are more American women dying after childbirth?

<b>HARI SREENIVASAN:</b> Now a troubling trend in women’s health.<p>Doctors and nurses have worked hard and successfully to reduce the U.S. infant mortality …

Health Care

The dos and don'ts of pregnancy fitness

How to navigate a world of prenatal workouts<p>Prenatal exercise can have endless benefits for both mother and baby – when done correctly. At six months …

Exercise

Fit Model Sarah Stage Is 8 Months Pregnant, Still Has Six-Pack Abs

Sarah Stage doesn’t have to worry about losing the baby weight. At eight months pregnant, the fit model has six-pack abs and doesn’t appear to have …

Celebrity News

8 Newscasters Who Refused to Let Body Shamers Get Them Down

1 of 8<p>Kelsey McEwan<p>The meteorologist at Canada's <i>Your Morning</i> gave an impassioned speech after a viewer tweeted that her maternity wear was …

Feminism

Coleen Rooney expecting baby number four! See her sweet pregnancy announcement

Find out how Coleen Rooney announced her pregnancy!<p>August 18, 2017 - 12:03 CEST<p><b>Coleen Rooney</b> has announced that she is expecting her fourth child …

Unborn baby gives mum a 'high five' in incredible image taken at 20 week scan

A cheeky unborn baby gave her mum a high-five in an incredible image taken at the 20-week ultrasound scan.<p>Libby and Mathew Vlasic were overjoyed to …

Babies

This Photo Shoot Has A Powerful Message About Normalizing Breastfeeding

If you don’t want to see a woman breastfeed in public, look away. It really <i>is</i> that simple<p>It is a tale as old as time (and we mean it’s getting …

Lifestyle

Mom's Target-Themed Maternity Photo Shoot Is Just So Relatable

Because doing a maternity photo shoot at Target makes so much sense.<p>Maternity photo shoots often take place at the mom's home, backyard, a beautiful park in town. All of those places are lovely, of course, but there's something to be said for choosing a location you feel a super-special, unique …

Maternity

Baby on the Way for Robin Thicke and April Love Geary

Robin Thicke and April Love Geary are expecting!<p>The 22-year-old model announced her pregnancy on Instagram Thursday, writing: “Robin and I are very …

Robin Thicke

"I Couldn't Sit, Stand, or Sleep": What It's Really Like to Have Endometriosis | The Thirty

"I got my period on my 10th birthday. Happy birthday to me, right? By 13, I was on birth control after being diagnosed with dysmenorrhea and …

Pain

The One Supplement You Should Take If You're Trying to Get Pregnant

There are so many different types of vitamins and supplements out there that it can be overwhelming to figure out which ones suit your needs. And if …

Vitamins

Gwen Stefani And Blake Shelton Pregnancy: The Truth About Those Swirling Claims [Debunked]

Rumors have been swirling that Gwen Stefani is now pregnant with country singer Blake Shelton’s child since the beauty stepped out in a mesh cutout …

Gwen Stefani

How a Tiny Heart Pump Save One Mom's Life During Her C-Section

Melissa Joatie Olaso went into cardiogenic shock during her planned C-section. She credits a tiny device and quick-thinking doctors with saving her life.<p>Heart disease during pregnancy isn't unheard of. In fact, it's relatively common—up to four percent of pregnant women can be impacted, even if …

Obstetrics

Three brave mums reveal their harrowing experiences of stillbirth

There are more than 3,600 stillbirths every year in the UK, and one in every 200 births ends in a stillbirth.<p>Eleven babies are stillborn every day in …

Midwifery

A 10-year-old Indian rape victim gives birth after a court denies her request for an abortion

Print<p><b>By Derek Hawkins</b><p>A 10-year-old Indian girl whose parents say she was raped and impregnated by her uncle has reportedly given birth after a court …

Canadian News

Natural Mama! Jenny Mollen Shares Another Nude Bathroom Selfie at 32 Weeks Pregnant

Jenny Mollen is showing some skin!<p>The pregnant comedic actress and author shared another nude photograph to her Instagram account Wednesday: a …

Congress shouldn't cut funds for teen pregnancy prevention

Recently, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) abruptly cut short grants to more than 80 institutions and organizations nationwide …

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Women in the United States are having fewer babies than ever before, new study finds | Miami Herald

Women in the United States are having fewer babies than ever before — and much later in life, according to data released by National Center for …

Fewer Canadian women over 30 using birth control pill: survey

More Canadian women are ditching the pill and relying on less reliable birth control methods, the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of …

Canadian News

Activated Charcoal Might Not Vibe With Your Birth Control

Activated Charcoal Might Make Your Birth Control and other Medicines Less Affective<p>This is truly an sos.<p>Since it's 2017 and the world is weird af, …

Detoxification

This Is Us' Alexandra Breckenridge Expecting Second Child

She became a first-time mom just 11 months ago, but Alexandra Breckenridge is set to do it all over again.<p>The <i>This Is Us</i> star and her husband Casey …

Did Anna Duggar Secretly Give Birth? It’s Late In Her Pregnancy And She’s Not Talking

Did Anna Duggar secretly give birth? That’s the question fans have been asking, considering it’s so late in her pregnancy and the normally …

Entertainment

Women’s Health? There’s an App for That

It seems that there’s an app for just about everything these days—banking, weather, gaming, organizing, social media, and beyond. Yet many women might not know of the incredible resources out there when it comes to women’s health and wellness.<p>Whether you’re looking to track your cycle, solve a …

Weddings

Is It Bad If Your Period Comes Early? Here's What You Need To Know About Your Flow

When it comes to getting your period, there's nothing more frustrating than inconsistency. Hell, the inconsistency of <i>anything</i> is irritating, but when …

Wellness

Can you afford to have a baby?

Cape Town - Can you afford to have a baby?<p>Marlise Kotze, financial planner at Alexander Forbes Retail, looks at some potential financial implications …

Business (South Africa)

Does the pill actually cause weight gain?

Most women have probably heard the stories: Someone says they put on 10 pounds in three months after starting the pill; someone else says they …

Weight Loss

Heidi Montag Reveals Her Weight at 31 Weeks Pregnant

<b>Heidi Montag</b> excitedly showed off her growing baby bump on her Instagram Story on Wednesday, August 16, and revealed she now weighs 142 pounds.<p><i>The</i> …

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