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Family Life

The Most Common Reasons People Choose Pregnancy Options Over Adoption

The Most Common Reasons People Choose Pregnancy Options Over Adoption

By Aaron Smith In America and all over the world, there are plenty of babies and children who have been put up for adoption or have been waiting for a […]

Girl on a Mission

Her Struggle With Infertility Led This Dr. To Create The First FDA-Approved At-Home Ovulation Test

Her Struggle With Infertility Led This Dr. To Create The First FDA-Approved At-Home Ovulation Test

We’re big believers in the idea that women who solve problems become the world’s best entrepreneurs. And when it comes to reproductive health, it is an imperative we see drastic […]

Health

Complications During Pregnancy And How To Avoid Them

Complications During Pregnancy And How To Avoid Them

If you are pregnant with your first child then you will no doubt be consuming swathes of literature and guidance about what the next 9 months of your life will […]

Contributors

Novelist Christine Meade Ponders The Release Of Her First Book Along With The Birth Of Her First Child

Novelist Christine Meade Ponders The Release Of Her First Book Along With The Birth Of Her First Child

By Christine Meade I found out I am having a boy this spring—my first child. He was not planned for or expected, and yet it feels like he must have […]

Working Women

How To Deal With Pregnancy Discrimination In The Workplace

How To Deal With Pregnancy Discrimination In The Workplace

Pregnancy discrimination in the workplace happens not only in the corporate corridors but also in the warehouse levels. It is everywhere. Whether in the form of termination, negative performance evaluations, […]

Contributors

Taking Control Of Your Pregnancy: Embracing Motherhood As A Feminist

Taking Control Of Your Pregnancy: Embracing Motherhood As A Feminist

By Jori Hamilton For those who are to new pregnancy, it can be jarring to jump into the world of motherhood. The expectations that live within the chatrooms, books, and […]

Health

Postpartum Urinary Incontinence: Why It Happens & How To Make It Stop

Postpartum Urinary Incontinence: Why It Happens & How To Make It Stop

Giving birth can take a toll on your body, and it takes some time to recover physically. This is completely common – you created life, after all. It’s common for […]

Celebrities

This Is The Major Issue With How We’re Talking About Meghan Markle’s Pregnancy

This Is The Major Issue With How We’re Talking About Meghan Markle’s Pregnancy

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss Meghan Markle is always making headlines. I mean, as a beautiful actress turned duchess with a killer wardrobe who’s married to one of the most […]

Lifestyle

The #NoFilter Pregnancy Experiences We Wish More People Talked About

The #NoFilter Pregnancy Experiences We Wish More People Talked About

People tell you a lot when you’re pregnant, and judging by all the glossy Instgram and social media posts, you’d think pregnancy is a breeze. But these images don’t always […]

Contributors

Author Explores How Midwives Changed The Lives Of Rural Women In WWII In New Book

Author Explores How Midwives Changed The Lives Of Rural Women In WWII In New Book

By Patricia Harman They say write what you know and all my books are stories about women, family, and women’s health, because I’ve spent the last 40 years of my […]

Lifestyle

How Family History And Age Contribute To The Risk Of Down Syndrome

How Family History And Age Contribute To The Risk Of Down Syndrome

The risk for Down Syndrome is different for each pregnancy, as it depends on a number of risk factors. Risk factors can include a variety of things, however, family history […]

Health

Pregnancy And Mental Illness – What To Be Aware Of & How To Stay Healthy For Your Baby

Pregnancy And Mental Illness – What To Be Aware Of & How To Stay Healthy For Your Baby

By Susan Josh A journey from the day when a woman finds out that she is expectant and facing the exciting prospect of expanding her family, to a moment when […]

Body Image

This NYC Gym Focuses On Prenatal Fitness & Revolutionizes The Way We Look At Pregnancy

This NYC Gym Focuses On Prenatal Fitness & Revolutionizes The Way We Look At Pregnancy

Anyone who has ever been pregnant, or is currently pregnant, can attest to the way society loves to share its opinion about pregnant bodies. While women especially are already objectified […]

Contributors

Beyond “Pinktober” – A List Of Important Causes To Raise Awareness About During October

Beyond “Pinktober” – A List Of Important Causes To Raise Awareness About During October

By Chelsy Ranard October’s colors tend to be an array of oranges, reds, and yellows. As summer leaves and fall takes its place, our surroundings follow suit. Pumpkin spice, Halloween, […]

Contributors, Health

Pregnancy, Trauma & Stigma – Why Mental Health Issues Are More Common Among Women

Pregnancy, Trauma & Stigma – Why Mental Health Issues Are More Common Among Women

By Liz Greene Though mental health disorders can affect anyone of any gender, race, or age, research suggests that women are about 40 percent more likely than men to be […]