Pregnancy, Birth & Parenting For Thinking Women and Men

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Adorable Babies Seeing Or Hearing Their Parents For The First Time

You're going to love these - but get out the tissues! You'll cry like a baby as you watch these babies seeing and hearing their parents for the first time. Read More

10 Awesome Things About Having Kids While You’re Young

Going to be a young parent? You've likely heard some negative comments, however, we can think of 10 reasons why being a young parent is awesome! Read More

World’s First Libido Drug For Women Approved By FDA

The world's first libido drug for women has just been approved, and has been dubbed the "female Viagra". Does it work the same? Are there risks? Find out. Read More

10 Must Read Tips For Worn Out Mamas

Are you a worn out mama? Are the demands getting to you? Then you must read these 10 helpful tips to beat the exhaustion of being a multitasking super mama. Read More

Breastfeeding During Illness – 6 Things You Should Know

You’re sick or taking medication and you're wondering if you should still be breastfeeding. Here’s what you need to know about breastfeeding during illness. Read More

Baby Still Crying And You’ve Tried Everything? 6 More Things to Check

Feel like you've tried everything but your baby is still crying? Feeling overwhelmed? Here are 6 more things to try if your baby isn't settling. Read More

Breastfeeding A Baby With Down Syndrome

If you're expecting a baby with Down syndrome and plan to breastfeed, here's what you need to know about breastfeeding a baby with Down syndrome. Read More

Study Confirms: The Dad Bod Is Real

You've heard about the dad bod... now here comes science! A study has shown that the dad bod is real. Find out what researchers found out about fatherhood. Read More

Early Miscarriage – Symptoms, Signs and Causes

If you've experienced an early miscarriage, you may be desperate for answers. Here are the symptoms, signs and causes of an early miscarriage. Read More

Engorgement – Relief For Breast Engorgement

Engorgement can be painful and uncomfortable for new mothers. Here are some tips to prevent breast engorgement, as well as effective hints for relief. Read More

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