Pregnancy

Mom-Favorite Hair Dryer

“What a beautiful morning! I think I’ll begin my leisurely day by washing my hair and then strategically sectioning it, drying it, and curling and/or flat-ironing it for a smooth, bouncy, salon-quality blowout,” said no mom ever. Not even one. But here are a few things moms actually do say about the life-changing Revlon One-Step […]

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Pediatrician Vaccine Q&A

There’s a lot to learn about when you’re a parent or parent-to-be, from what pregnancy symptoms you can expect to how to get your baby to sleep. Also on that list? Navigating all those important maternal and childhood vaccines for you and your baby. If you’re feeling particularly confused or concerned about vaccines, whether it […]

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A Hands-Off Breast Pump

The breast pumping world just got a whole lot more interesting, friends. While for many of us, pumping tends to involve lots of connecting tubes and hoses, whirling noises and complicated gadgetry, the new wearable breast pump by Willow hopes to make the future of breastfeeding a little more streamlined. Willow’s product shots certainly paint a pretty appealing picture of what […]

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Celeb Babies Born in 2021

It’s always fun watching your favorite celebrities sweep up prestigious awards or star in your favorite Netflix series. But sometimes, it’s even more fun to be reminded that deep down, many of our favorite A-listers go through the same life stages we do, including becoming parents. Whether you’re staying up-to-date on the latest celebrity news […]

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Presidents’ Day Baby Sales

Presidents’ Day isn’t just a three-day weekend honoring George Washington. It’s also a time for parents to score serious deals on must-have baby products, especially cribs and other nursery essentials. Mark your calendars for February 12-15, because that’s when parents can really save on those must-have items. Typically, Presidents’ Day sale shoppers seek out deals […]

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Maternity Clothes Under $40

Target just announced its latest designer collaboration, and mamas-to-be, you’re in luck: It’s with Hatch Collection, the high-end maternity brand beloved by Meghan Markle, Katy Perry and other celebrities. And while a single clothing item at Hatch can sell for hundreds of dollars, everything in their Target collection costs less than $ 40. Just so […]

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Heavy Metals in Baby Food

As a parent, you only want the very best for your child, especially when it comes to the foods she eats. So it’s understandable that you may be concerned about a new congressional report finding that ingredients in a number of baby food products contain elevated levels of heavy metals like arsenic, lead, cadmium and […]

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Super Bowl Baby Names

There are many places to find baby name ideas: classic literature, reliable name books, your favorite movie, What to Expect (of course!) — you name it. But one source of name inspiration you might not have considered? Super Bowl LV. Whether you’re a parent-to-be or just like to keep a shortlist of names for the […]

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Issue: Health Care

Americans tend to disagree about whether health care is a fundamental right, but a January 2017 poll from the Pew Research Center shows that the majority of Americans — 60 percent, in fact — believe that the government should be responsible for making sure that all Americans have health care coverage. Unfortunately, that news does not […]

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Tax Tips for Parents

It’s tax season (gee, fun!). For new parents this means new deductions, credits and exemptions you’ve never previously qualified for (that part is actually is fun). But this year you might be more confused than ever about what the recent tax overhaul means to your 2017 tax filing. To help you tackle your taxes with […]

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19 Best Pregnancy Foods

Even if you’re already packing an alphabet’s worth of vitamins and minerals into your daily meals, you might still worry that you’re not quite hitting the healthy pregnancy diet mark — especially if your appetite hasn’t quite gotten up to speed yet. Enter these nutritional superstars. When it comes to the best foods to eat […]

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Talk About Supermom

Kentucky obstetrician Amanda Hess was preparing for the birth of her second child — she’d put on her gown, settled into her hospital bed and was moments away from being induced — but when she heard that a woman in labor down the hall from her was in distress, she sprang into action.  Dr. Hess, […]