Pregnancy

Motherhood Shouldn't Diminish Serena Williams' Success Story

Kirsten Parucha | Posted 04.24.2017 | Canada Parents
Kirsten Parucha

Well before she became the most adorned tennis player in the Open era, Serena had already solidified herself as one of the greatest athletes of our time, and with this next chapter in her life, she's proving motherhood coalesces with womanhood, and a professional career isn't an obstruction between them.

Not Every Woman Should Give Birth At Home

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 04.24.2017 | Canada Parents

Are you low-risk or high-risk?

Have A Happy, Healthy Pregnancy With These Top Tips

Sarah Mickeler | Posted 04.21.2017 | Canada Parents
Sarah Mickeler

Growing a baby is exhausting! With Mother's Day right around the corner, it's important to remember to take time for yourself and to take care of your own health and wellness -- for the sake of you and your baby bump.

Earthy Baby Names For Your Flower Child

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 04.17.2017 | Canada Parents

These monikers capture the essence of spring.

The Loneliness Of Infertility Taught Me Compassion And Awareness

Meaghan Grant | Posted 04.04.2017 | Canada Parents
Meaghan Grant

My journey through infertility was one of the hardest things I have ever done. It was hard on me emotionally, hard on me physically; it affected my marriage and my relationships with friends and family. It took a toll on my professional life. It made me doubt who I was as a person and the plan I had for my life.

15 Baby Names Inspired By Your Favourite Childhood Books

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 04.03.2017 | Canada Parents

These monikers are unique and meaningful.

Beyoncé Is An Absolute Bombshell In New Pregnancy Pics

The Huffington Post Canada | Kayla Greaves | Posted 04.03.2017 | Canada Parents

All hail mama Bey!

My Pregnancy Made Me Grateful To Be Canadian

World Vision | Posted 03.29.2017 | Canada Parents
World Vision

It was four days after my 30th birthday. Looking down at the two lines on that little stick, I knew that my life had already begun changing in so many ways. What I could not have anticipated were all of the challenges I would face in my pregnancy. Around the 30-week mark, I found out I had gestational diabetes, a disease that affects two to four per cent of all pregnancies in Canada. Although gestational diabetes is fairly common, I was devastated.

It's Now Possible To Have A Three-Parent Baby In The U.K.

AFP/RelaxNews | Posted 03.17.2017 | Canada Parents

Wow!

How To Deal With Pregnancy Back Pain Once And For All

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 03.13.2017 | Canada Parents

These tips will help you prevent the symptom.

The Most Canadian Baby Names Aren't What You Think

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 03.08.2017 | Canada Parents

They're far more unique than Gord or Anne.

Irish Last Names That Make Great First Names

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 03.06.2017 | Canada Parents

The perfect way to pay tribute to Irish culture.

3 Pregnancy Myths All Moms-To-Be Should Avoid

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 02.27.2017 | Canada Parents

Good to know!

You Deserve Your Own Definition Of 'Natural' Childbirth

Meaghan Grant | Posted 02.23.2017 | Canada Parents
Meaghan Grant

If you tell someone you are planning an unmedicated birth, you are met with a grin and nod in that "uh-huh, you are going to be begging for an epidural" kind of way. If you say you are planning an epidural, they wax poetic about the joys of unmedicated birth. Everyone has an opinion on your birth, and it is almost always going to be the opposite of yours.

To Doula Or Not To Doula?

Georgia Morley | Posted 02.23.2017 | Canada Parents
Georgia Morley

It was only some years after the birth of my son that I began to be really intrigued by the idea that there could've been someone in the room with me to speak when I could only growl. Don't get me wrong, my midwife Susie was amazing, but she was busy doing midwife-y things like checking blood pressure and filling in paperwork and unwrapping the cord from around my son's neck: um, yes please.

One Chemo Drug May Actually Help Boost Fertility In Women

The Huffington Post Canada | Kayla Greaves | Posted 02.15.2017 | Canada Parents

But medical professionals are still unsure if the eggs would be healthy.

These Are The Most Popular Unisex Names Of 2017

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.13.2017 | Canada Parents

So unique!

7 Tips To Help You Sleep Better When Pregnant

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 02.09.2017 | Canada Parents

Because you need to sleep before the baby arrives.

Hottest Baby Names Of 2017 So Far Are Setting New Trends

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.08.2017 | Canada Parents

Nameberry just released their list.

Feminist Baby Names To Empower Your Little One

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada Parents

We’ve included sweet names for both boys and girls.

Do You See What's Hilariously Wrong With This Pregnancy Test Ad?

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 01.27.2017 | Canada Parents

LOL. This is good.

Australian Mom Gives Birth To 13-Pound Baby... Naturally

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.26.2017 | Canada Parents

“I think I was in a bit of shock.”

Creative Baby Name Reveals That Will Steal Your Heart

The Huffington Post Canada | Kristy Woudstra | Posted 01.18.2017 | Canada Parents

Move over gender reveals.

Top Baby Name Predictions For 2017 Are Sweet But Quirky

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.11.2017 | Canada Parents

Think Sayer, instead of Sawyer, for instance.

Vaccinating Babies In The Womb Could Become A Reality

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.10.2017 | Canada Parents

But it's causing a concern for pregnant moms.