Pregnancy

Cop praised for breastfeeding 'smelly and dirty' malnourished baby while on duty in hospital

A police officer who breastfed a neglected "smelly and dirty" baby in a hospital has been praised for her act of kindness.<p>Celeste Ayala, from Berisso …

Siblings

Baby left in Ohio phone booth. The mystery solved 64 years later

LANCASTER, Ohio — When bread delivery men opened the door to a telephone booth one cold, January morning in 1954 and discovered a cooing baby, they had no idea how he got there.<p>It would take 64 years and a DNA test for the mystery of "Little Boy Blue-eyes" to be solved.<p>His eyes have darkened to …

Genealogy

My girlfriend and I thought she had appendicitis – then she gave birth

Had we known, we certainly wouldn't have gone ziplining the weekend before Lyndsay gave birth<p>I didn’t know what I was doing. I was sleep-deprived, scared and ​​clueless<p>Shortly after my daughter was born, I found myself kneeling on the floor of our house in Nottingham, carefully cutting her out of a …

Lifestyle (UK)

Newborn baby dies after his 'dog tired' mother fell asleep while breastfeeding him in hospital be

A DAY-old baby died after his “dog tired” mum was left alone in hospital to breastfeed, an inquest heard.<p>Ann Bradley had been breastfeeding her …

Breast Feeding

'What no-one told me about IVF'

We are about to get to know each other a whole lot more. Like, loads more.But I think this is an important thing to share.I had to go down the IVF …

IVF

5 Surprising Things You Didn't Know About Pregnancy

Here are some of the mind-blowing facts I learned in the buzzy new book "Like a Mother"—which is a must-read for any woman who wants to have kids.<p>Do …

Physiotherapy

Sixteen nurses at once pregnant at Arizona hospital

<b>Pregnancy might just be catching at a hospital in Mesa, Arizona, where 16 nurses are expecting at once.</b><p>That's 10% of the nursing staff in the intensive care unit, and patients have started to notice the high pregnancy rate, the nurses said.<p>At a news conference, the women joked that there must be …

World News

Pippa Middleton Is Copying Sister Kate Middleton When It Comes to Her Baby’s Gender Reveal

The sisters are so alike.<p>When it comes to sibling rivalry, Pippa and Kate Middleton are alike in so many ways, and they're about to add another similarity to the list.<p>Even though the Duchess of Cambridge's sister has written extensively about her workout routine for <i>Waitrose Weekend</i> magazine, she's …

Family

19 Confessions From Dads Who Lost Their Partner During Childbirth

The birth of your child is supposed to be one of the happiest days of your life. You’ve anticipated meeting your bundle of joy for the past 9 months …

Childbirth

You Can Probably Have Sex 6 Weeks After Giving Birth—But You Don’t Have to. And it Might Suck

No matter how prepared you are to have a baby—even if you attend all the childbirth classes and read piles of books on what to expect—pregnancy and …

Postpartum

New mum reveals the brutal truth about the effects of childbirth and shares shocking photo in mesh underwear

A MUM has been praised after sharing a very honest account of what it really means to become a mother.<p>Just days after giving birth to her daughter, …

Pregnancy

16 nurses who work in the same ICU are pregnant

<b>MESA, Ariz. --</b> Sixteen nurses who work in the intensive care unit of an Arizona hospital are pregnant, CBS Phoenix affiliate KPHO reports. And the …

Intensive Care

Troian Bellisario Debuts Huge Baby Bump & Proves She’s Much Further Along Than Fans Thought

Troian Bellisario may be welcoming her first child into the world much sooner than we were expecting! See the first pictures of her baby bump,</b> …

Royal Weddings

Why speaking up about my miscarriage is an important part of the fight for reproductive rights

I recently had a miscarriage.<p>Despite the fact that 10 to 25 percent of known pregnancies end in miscarriage and around 1 in 4 women will have a …

Women's News

Cole DeBoer is seriously planning on what to do if Chelsea’s water breaks

Cole DeBoer is getting serious about Chelsea’s upcoming birth and he has a plan in place if Chelsea’s water breaks and they need to go!<p>Cole DeBoer …

Teen Mom 2

Miracle baby: Triple organ transplant recipient who swapped her healthy heart with a donor in order to get new lungs and a liver gives birth in what doctors have called a 'world first'

A woman who underwent a triple organ transplant in 2005 and was told her desire to have a child was 'ridiculous' has defied the odds and given …

Medicine

The Absolute Necessity of the New-Mom Friend

My friend Cathy and I recently took an afternoon off and got a couples massage. We lay side by side in a small candlelit room, almost completely naked and entirely at ease. It was the third time we had met in person.<p>In February 2017, our mutual friend, Steph, introduced us over email. Steph’s first …

Opinion

Over 55,000 Shares For This Photo Of Newborn Surrounded By IVF Syringes

The "Miracle" baby's photo has touched a chord with thousands on Facebook<p>A photograph of a newborn surrounded by syringes arranged in a heart has …

Fertility

Full-body diagnosis: An exclusive look at new medical breakthrough

Health Tips<p>Mom sounds alarm after son’s mosquito bite causes seizure, sends him to the hospital<p>02:01<p>Experts reveal the secret messages your body is trying to tell you<p>03:18<p>Fluoride necessary to prevent cavities, study says<p>03:12<p>Postpartum depression in men? Fathers may be at risk too<p>10:59<p>Can you …

New Jersey

Why People Are Donating Vacation Days to Pregnant Coworkers

When it comes to maternity leave, the US isn’t exactly at the top of the heap. Only 16 percent of civilian workers (meaning private industry and state and local government workers) are getting paid time off for family leave as of December 2017, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Employee …

Motherhood

'You saved my life': Adele spotted her friend's postpartum psychosis

Laura Dockrill gave birth to a baby boy, who is Adele's godson, last February.<p>She overcame “the biggest challenge of her life in more ways than one” …

Mental Health

Effect of Cell-Free DNA Screening on Miscarriage in Women With Pregnancies at High Risk of Trisomy 21

Key Points<p><b>Question</b> Does performing cell-free DNA testing on women with pregnancies at high risk of trisomy 21, followed by invasive testing only if …

Medicine

They were on their way to the hospital to have a baby when ICE took him away

A 36-year-old undocumented immigrant could be deported after being apprehended by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents while driving his …

Immigration

Rate of Opioid Use Disorder Among Women Delivering Babies Quadrupled Over 15-Year Period: CDC

Nationwide, the rate of opioid use disorder among women delivering babies more than quadrupled over the 15-year period ending in 2014, according to a …

Public Health

Serena Williams opens up about battle with ‘postpartum emotions’

Parents<p>Back-to-school style: How to pick a wardrobe both kids and parents will love<p>04:10<p>Donor gives each teacher in Kentucky school district $100 for school supplies<p>00:42<p>Serena Williams opens up about hardships of motherhood in TIME magazine<p>00:45<p>See a TSA officer accept little boy’s dance battle …

Kylie Jenner

MomsRising: How BLM Co-Founder Patrisse Cullors Is Fighting To Save The Lives Of Black Mothers

"We can have all the wealth in the world, but it’s racism that is impacting our ability to have healthy birth outcomes," Cullors explains.

Postpartum

People's Vote backers rally in Edinburgh for say in final Brexit deal

Campaigners demanding a public vote on the final Brexit deal rallied in Edinburgh on Saturday to increase pressure on the UK government.<p>Backers of the so-called People’s Vote gathered in Festival Square to call for Theresa May’s deal on leaving the EU to be put to the electorate.<p>According to the …

Great Britain

A no-deal Brexit could have 'catastrophic consequences' for nearly a million UK patients

LONDON — A no-deal Brexit would risk "catastrophic" consequences for cancer patients, other people suffering from diseases, the health workforce, and the nation's health, British doctors warned this week.<p>In a briefing paper, the British Medical Association (BMA) warned that the UK's recent scramble …

Great Britain

Channel 7’s Bri Eggers has a new forecast: Idaho

The WHDH meteorologist announced in a Facebook video Friday that she and her family are moving “Idahome,” as she calls it.

Maternity

Angaleena Presley Reveals Pregnancy Cravings With Second Child

Angaleena Presley is pregnant with her second child at the age of 41, and things are a little different this time from her first pregnancy (with her …

Music