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Work It Out in These Maternity Athletic Leggings You’ll Love

This just in! Mom-approved leggings for working out while rocking your bump. Size ranges included so you can find your best fit.

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New York’s Best Prenatal Fitness Classes

Is that glow from the baby or your new fab (and bump-friendly) workout?

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5 Ways Homeschool Is Better than Zoom-School

If you can’t handle another year of zoom-school, have you considered homeschooling? Here are 5 great reasons to try it—you (and your kids) may just love it.

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FAQs & Answers about Breastfeeding from a Doctor

An expert’s advice about whether you should you wake your baby to feed them, if it’s safe to take medications while nursing and other frequently asked questions about breastfeeding.

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Accepting & Loving Your Postpartum Body

It wasn’t easy but this small change helped me focus on what was important—learning to celebrate and love my body unconditionally.

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The Benefits of Pre & Postnatal Massage

Massage isn’t just a feel-good activity—there are loads of unexpected advantages for new moms like better sleep, improved lactation and a faster postpartum recovery time.

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How You Can Restore Your Postpartum Core

By doing the right exercises (one of them is just breathing the right way!) you can safely re-engage your abdominal and pelvic floor muscles.

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Why People Born in August Are Strong-Willed & Other Fun Facts

And other cool things about end-of-summer kiddos.

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Considering Where To Give Birth? Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach Provides Expert Care All Under One Roof

You’re pregnant—congratulations! With all the excitement that comes with the anticipation of meeting your new baby, there are so many things to think about, from your registry to names and beyond! Deciding where to have your baby is one of…

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3 Ways to Combat Postpartum Depression

“Discussing postpartum depression with your physician should absolutely be a part of your birth plan.”

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Is it Postpartum Depression or Just ‘Baby Blues’?

“When postpartum depression is not addressed, new mothers sometimes deal with suicidal ideation and can become a very real suicide risk. Here are the signs to look out for.”

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Tiny Birth Stories: The One Where Mom Gave Birth in a Cab Twice

Here are five birth stories that will have you laughing, crying and nodding your head in solidarity. 

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Gifts New Moms Really Want & Need

This is the mother lode: a huge list of gifts new moms will love, from personalized jewelry to a better diaper bag.

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Preparing to Potty Train? 20 Tips to Kickstart Your Journey

“A lot of planning, a lot of patience, and a lot of wipes will go a long way.”

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Answering the 5 Most Common Questions about C-Sections

“It’s important to ensure that you and your doctor are aligned on your goals and wishes for delivery.”

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16 Asian American Heroes Our Kids Need to Know About

While more than 21 million Americans today can trace their ancestry back to various parts of Asia, the stories of Asian American heroes are often left untold.

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Everything You Need to Know to Plan a Baby Sprinkle

Rain down love on a mom-to-be with this guide to hosting a baby sprinkle, from who to invite and what to serve to activities, gifts and more.

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10 Organizations You Can Donate to for Mother’s Day (because She’s Got Plenty of Mugs)

What better way to celebrate the mother figure in your life than gifting something moms need at every stage—support.

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Pregnant With Twins? Dr. Alan Answers Your Questions

“All pregnancies require an increased level of care and attention from expectant mothers. Carrying twins simply means a slightly higher level of due diligence on your part to protect your health and your babies’ health during pregnancy, delivery, and especially during their first few months of life.”

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As a Pediatrician, Here’s the Best Newborn Advice That I Both Give & Take

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I give medical advice to new and expectant parents all day long as a pediatrician. When I had my own baby, though, I learned some more personal lessons about having a newborn. Some were practical, some were about…

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Henry Golding & Wife Liv Lo Welcome Their First Child

The “Crazy Rich Asians” actor and his wife are parents.

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The Unapologetic Truth about Sober Parenting—from a Sober Mom

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First of all, it’s hard. Parenting, I mean. Parenting is hard, no matter how you do it. Totally sober or drunk half the time, it’s not an easy job for anyone.
The hardest part of…

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What You Need to Know about Postpartum

Postpartum is a time when society says women should be overjoyed with their new baby but is often fraught with complex emotions, utter exhaustion, conflicting feelings, too many opinions and not enough help.

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91 Fascinating Facts About Animals

The zoo might be closed but you can still learn about some of our favorite animals!

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30 Mom-Founded Clothing Brands Our Editors Love

The best baby, kids and maternity clothing out there!

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These Are the Questions to Ask Your Pediatrician on Your Newborn’s First Visit

Not sure what to ask the doctor at your newborn’s first visit? With this list, now you do!

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Tiny Birth Stories: Full of Surprises

Here are five birth stories that will have you laughing, crying and nodding your head in solidarity. 

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6 Things I Wish I Had Known about Breastfeeding before Giving Birth

“Had I known these things about breastfeeding, I think we could have better prepared mentally for what was coming and avoided so much stress and pain.”

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The Pandemic Forced Me to Breastfeed & It Was the Best Thing I Ever Did

 

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I’d like to start off by saying this isn’t a political post – despite your stance on COVID-19, I think we can all agree that it’s been rough on us all. 
I had a…

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Reindeer Games: 13 Cool Facts About Reindeer

Yes, reindeer are real and they even have been know to pull a sleigh, but here are a few facts about this animal you may not know.

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Tiny Birth Stories: My Water Broke at a Dive Bar

Here are five birth stories that will have you laughing, crying and nodding your head in solidarity. 

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