The Loneliness Of Infertility Taught Me Compassion And Awareness

The Loneliness Of Infertility Taught Me Compassion And Awareness

Meaghan Grant  04. 4.2017
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...
I Understand Not Wanting Children

I Understand Not Wanting Children

J.J. Barnes  03.20.2017
I'll hasten to point out that I don't in any way regret my decision to be a mother.  This is not a "what a mistake" type thought.  Indeed,...
34 Hilariously Honest Cards For Pregnant Moms-To-Be

34 Hilariously Honest Cards For Pregnant Moms-To-Be

Caroline Bologna  03. 3.2017
Giving a card is a great way to congratulate a loved one on her pregnancy. But sometimes the sentimental messages found in the greeting...
Why Maternal Mental Health Matters

Why Maternal Mental Health Matters

Professor Lesley Regan  02.28.2017
We must address the stigma associated with mental health. We heard from many women that they fear being seen as a 'bad mother' and having...
You Deserve Your Own Definition Of 'Natural' Childbirth

You Deserve Your Own Definition Of 'Natural' Childbirth

Meaghan Grant  02.23.2017
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...
When 'I Need A Wee' Becomes More Than Desperate

When 'I Need A Wee' Becomes More Than Desperate

Lucy Griffiths  02. 6.2017
The morning after I gave birth, I got out of bed, and a cascade of wee followed. I had lost all my bladder control. It was so humiliating,...
Excuse Me, Your Motherhood is Showing

Excuse Me, Your Motherhood is Showing

Beth Clark  02. 5.2017
Jumping into my car, I caught sight of myself in the rear view mirror. Both kids were buckled into their overpriced car seats and we...
Devices for listening to your baby's heartbeat at home: False reassurance

Devices for listening to your baby's heartbeat at home: False reassurance

Helen Miller  01.10.2017
I urge all pregnant to think before you making a purchase. Midwives and doctors are trained to use these devices. For a health professional,...
World's First Ultrasound Image of a Nile Hippo in the Womb Confirms that Cincinnati Zoo's Hippo Bibi is Expecting!

World's First Ultrasound Image of a Nile Hippo in the Womb Confirms that Cincinnati Zoo's Hippo Bibi is Expecting!

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden  01. 9.2017
The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is kicking off 2017 with some big news! Zoo scientists and animal staff captured the first ever...
10 Things You Only Know When Your Baby Is Overdue

10 Things You Only Know When Your Baby Is Overdue

Sophie Gallagher  01. 9.2017
It has been 40 whole weeks, you have paid your pregnancy dues, and now you just want your baby to be out.  But apparently your baby...
Patriarchy Two Point O

Patriarchy Two Point O

Tim Wilson  12.19.2016
We discussed me leaving work. I'd never thought about it, and being honest, the thought of it terrified me. I tried to get to grips with...
We've Only Gone And Done A Bloody 'Jeremy Kyle'!

We've Only Gone And Done A Bloody 'Jeremy Kyle'!

Vicky Barbour-Andrews  12.15.2016
I was expecting to be peeing on ovulation sticks, crying on the toilet each month as periods came and went and spending a fortune on early...
Here's What Happens When Moms Tell Daughters How They Were Conceived

Here's What Happens When Moms Tell Daughters How They Were Conceived

Brittany Wong  12.13.2016
“Story time” doesn’t get anymore awkward than this. In a new Cosmpolitan video posted to Facebook, moms tell...
Mum Shares The Secret Ingredient In Baby Making (And It's Not What You Expect)

Mum Shares The Secret Ingredient In Baby Making (And It's Not What You Expect)

Sophie Gallagher  12.12.2016
Ever wondered how babies are made? Well now one new mum has shared the secret ingredient with the rest of us.  Watermelon...