Pregnancy

21 Twin Baby Shower Ideas For A Unique Celebration

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.10.2016 | Canada Parents

Planning a baby shower for twins might seem like a lot of work, but it doesn’t have to be. From themes to games to party favours, we've got you covered.

How Canada Is Helping Women Overseas Deliver Their Babies On Time

Debbie Wolfe | Posted 02.08.2016 | Canada Living
Debbie Wolfe

In Canada, many pregnant moms have the excitement of tracking their baby's development in the womb week-by-week. In many parts of the world, this scenario is completely different. In places like Zambia, the weeks leading up to pregnancy are a montage of mysterious symptoms and, sometimes, tragic consequences. A global lack of proper nutrition and healthcare during pregnancy contributes to many of the 15 million babies that are born preterm on a yearly basis.

This Province Can Reject Your Baby Name

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Parents

Yes, Canada does have some baby naming laws.

12 Lucky Names For Babies Born In The Year Of The Monkey

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Parents

Here are 12 boy and girl names associated with the zodiac sign and its prosperity.

UN Wants Restrictive Birth Control Laws Reviewed To Fight Zika

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.05.2016 | Canada Parents

LONDON -- The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights says laws and policies that restrict access to birth control services must be repealed amid the ...

Parents Cancel Babymoon Plans Over Zika Fears

AP | Beth J. Harpaz, The Associated Press | Posted 02.04.2016 | Canada Parents

"I couldn't imagine being stuck inside in long sleeves, paranoid about being bitten and unable to relax."

Unique Baby Name Ideas For Multiples

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Parents

These themes are sure to give you some much-needed baby name inspiration.

Zika Poses 'Very Low' Threat To Canada: Chief Public Health Officer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada Parents

"The mosquitoes known to transmit the virus are not established in Canada and are not well suited to our climate.''

What Canadian Women Need To Know About Zika Virus

The Huffington Post Canada | Kristy Woudstra | Posted 01.30.2016 | Canada Parents

Since Zika virus started gaining worldwide attention last year, it has spread to more than 23 countries in the Americas.

20 Baby Names Already Taking Over 2016

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada Parents

It’s a new year, which means new baby names are on the rise.

UN To Decide If Zika Outbreak Is International Health Emergency

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.28.2016 | Canada Parents

"The level of alarm is extremely high.''

It's OK If You Aren't Enjoying Your Pregnancy

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre | Posted 01.27.2016 | Canada Parents
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

People often talk about how much they enjoy being pregnant. The image of a smiling pregnant woman rubbing her belly comes to mind. However, I can't tell you how often women come into my office and talk about how they are not enjoying pregnancy; and that this feeling leaves them isolated.

Baby Names Meaning Love That We Really, Really Love

The Huffington Post Canada | Kristy Woudstra | Posted 02.05.2016 | Canada Parents

With Valentine's Day quickly approaching, here are 20 boy and girl names all related to love.

Pregnant Women And New Moms Need To Be Screened For Depression, Urges U.S. Panel

AFP/Relax News | Posted 01.27.2016 | Canada Parents

"Depression is among the leading causes of disability in persons 15 years and older."

This Mom Thought Nothing Of Zika Virus Until Her Son Was Born

The Huffington Post Canada | Kristy Woudstra | Posted 01.27.2016 | Canada Parents

When Mila told her obstetrician she had zika, the doctor didn't even write it down.

What You Need To Know About The Zika Virus

AP | Mike Stobbe, The Associated Press | Posted 01.27.2016 | Canada Parents

Canada and Chile are the only countries without the type of mosquito that spreads it.

Mom Expecting Quintuplets Shares Incredible Photos Of Pregnancy

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.26.2016 | Canada Parents

The babies are due any day now.

Top 10 Baby Names Given To Ridiculously Smart People

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada Parents

These are the names most commonly associated to brilliant minds. Perfect for your little Einstein!

23 Creepy Ultrasound Photos That Will Give You Nightmares

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.21.2016 | Canada Parents

“Ultrasound images aren't always cute.”

Heart Breaking Stories Of Temple Elephants Of Kerala

Sangita Iyer | Posted 01.20.2016 | Canada Impact
Sangita Iyer

The fate of an elephant named Thiruvambadi Ramabadhran hangs in the balance. His trunk is paralyzed. Unable to eat or drink he stands helplessly, as his handlers are engaged in their own chats. To make matters worse, he has contracted infectious foot and skin diseases, and has been placed in solitary confinement.

10 Timeless Baby Names That Will Never Go Out Of Style

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.02.2016 | Canada Parents

Find out which monikers have stood the test of time.

These Blended Family Baby Announcements Are Truly Special

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.13.2016 | Canada Parents

Get the whole family involved with these adorable ideas.

Woman Gives Birth To Her Own Grandchild Post Menopause

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.08.2016 | Canada Parents

The 53-year-old's granddaughter Kelcey was born on Jan. 6.

Surrogate Mom Sues Father Over Triplets After He Demands Abortion

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.07.2016 | Canada Parents

The biological father reportedly only wanted twins.

This Baby Ultrasound Is Freaking Out The Internet

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Parents

Look to the right. What do you see?