Pregnancy

This Summer's Hottest Baby Names Are Pretty Quirky

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.25.2016 | Canada Parents

See which names ranked number one on Nameberry's top 20 list!

My Post-Baby Body Doesn't Feel Like It Belongs To Me

Vedavati M. | Posted 07.25.2016 | Canada Parents
Vedavati M.

I love the child it bore. I am fascinated by everything it did for my baby when she was within and when she came out. I am still amazed by how much weight my knees bore in the last trimester and how heavy a load my arms can bear now. I am in awe of this body. But I don't love being in it.

Meaningful Baby Shower Gifts That Make New Mamas Melt

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.21.2016 | Canada Parents

Awww.

Most Ridiculous Baby Names Revealed By Reddit

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.14.2016 | Canada Parents

"Kimyonce. Her parent is apparently a fan of Beyoncé & the Kardashians."

Kobe Bryant Announces New 'Baby Mamba' On The Way

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2016 | Canada Parents

This will be the third child for the retired basketball star.

Brides Show Off Baby Bumps In Stunning Photos

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.07.2016 | Canada Parents

These moms-to-be have so much to celebrate!

Funny Baby Shower Games You'll Actually Want To Play

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.05.2016 | Canada Parents

These ideas are guaranteed to get you all laughing.

Bar Dispenses $2 Pregnancy Tests To Fight Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

CP | Linda Givetash, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2016 | Canada Living

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder includes a range of intellectual disabilities that cannot be cured.

14 Best Baby Names Inspired By Canadian Authors

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada Parents

These names are unique and distinctive.

Should We Pay People Not To Take Drugs?

Bill Bogart | Posted 06.22.2016 | Canada Living
Bill Bogart

The War on Drugs has been a failure, and soon enough using drugs will shift from a criminal to a public health issue. But what if we paid people not to engage in harmful consumption? If we rewarded them for stopping damaging use? Couldn't the savings in all manner of costs greatly outweigh the comparatively small expense of any incentive?

Did I Actually Have Bipolar Postpartum Depression?

Patricia Tomasi | Posted 06.21.2016 | Canada Parents
Patricia Tomasi

I've never been diagnosed with bipolar disorder but I did have anxiety and depression growing up. And who knows? Maybe I am bipolar too and should have been flagged. Maybe if there were more psychiatrists around to help us make a diagnosis, I would have known sooner and taken preventative steps and not have my postpartum episodes be such a surprise to me and my doctor.

17 Canadian Heroes You'd Be Proud To Name Your Kids After

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 06.17.2016 | Canada Parents

These names are both meaningful and empowering.

18 Unique Spellings Of Baby Names We Really Like

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 06.15.2016 | Canada Parents

Misspelling common names to make them unique is a growing trend, so we might as well embrace it.

Well, This Proves Just How Amazing Placentas Are

The Huffington Post | Kaylee Lambert | Posted 06.14.2016 | Canada Parents

The placenta is “the least understood human organ."

Best Baby Apps To Help You Choose The Perfect Name

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 06.10.2016 | Canada Parents

Because picking a baby name can be overwhelming.

Top 10 Pregnancy Apps To Answer Every New Mama's Questions

The Huffington Post Canada | Katie Dupuis | Posted 06.02.2016 | Canada Parents

These apps are about more than just pregnancy trivia and measuring babies against kiwis and cantaloupes.

It Should Not Matter If It Is A Girl Or A Boy

Her Magazine | Posted 06.02.2016 | Canada Parents
Her Magazine

I do not presume to know what goes on in a woman's mind before she undergoes a sex-selective abortion. I think that a woman who is making a decision about sex-selective abortion should receive counselling to ensure that the decision is hers alone and she knows her options.

When Is It Time To Stop Trying For A Biological Child?

Her Magazine | Posted 06.02.2016 | Canada Parents
Her Magazine

Each week, I sit in my office counselling couples and consulting with them about loss. Loss of the idea that they will have a biological child. By the time couples come in to see me for counselling, often they have been trying unsuccessfully, for years, to conceive a biological child.

My Maternity Photo Shoot Empowered Me To Love My Pregnant Body

Ashley Diana Morris | Posted 06.02.2016 | Canada Parents
Ashley Diana Morris

One of the most remarkable things about my pregnancy is how I started noticing how women everywhere were being out of their way nice to me. No more sideways "up and down" looks.

Where Is Zika? Pregnant Mamas Want To Know

The Huffington Post Canada | Katie Dupuis | Posted 05.30.2016 | Canada Parents

Here’s where the virus has been confirmed.

Husband Posts Emotional Letter About Heartache Of Infertility

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 05.26.2016 | Canada Parents

Dan Majesky and his wife Leah have been trying to have a baby for over three years.

Funny Baby Onesies That Alleviate Sleepless Nights... Sort Of

The Huffington Post Canada | Katie Dupuis | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Parents

These witty onesies will be a hit with parents-to-be!

Louis CK Picked A Powerful Place To Send His Jeopardy Winnings

The Huffington Post | Kaylee Lambert | Posted 05.20.2016 | Canada Parents

Alex Trebek praised CK for choosing a lesser-known charity.

Unique Biblical Baby Names That Go Beyond Mary and Noah

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 05.19.2016 | Canada Parents

You won't find Matthew in this list, either.

Airplane Travel Tips For Expectant Moms

Posted 05.16.2016 | Canada Parents

Whether you’re on a red eye flight or a quick hour-long jaunt, here are four tips to help you and your tiny passenger along the way.