Category: Kids Health

These Genderless Baby Names Will Be The Next Big Thing

Unisex baby names are nothing new, with Cameron and Charlie showing up in the ‘most popular baby names’ lists almost every year. However, there’s a trendy new crop of genderless monikers increasing in popularity over the past 12 months.  According to online name database Nameberry, Quincy is the fastest growing unisex name in 2017. Interested to

George And Amal Clooney Just Won Parenting With This Latest Hack

It’s official: George and Amal Clooney have mastered the art of parenting. On a recent long-haul flight from the US to the UK, the high-profile couple handed out noise-cancelling headphones to their first-class co-passengers.  The reason for their generosity? To pre-empt any issues with their six-month-old twins, Ella and Alexander. According to US Weekly, the

Expert Top Tips for Flattening Post-Pregnancy Pooch

After nine months of having a bundle of joy stretch out your uterus, hoo-ha, and six-pack, things are bound to look a bit…different…down there. That post-pregnancy pooch is a combination of fat (hey, a woman has got to gain some weight during pregnancy), excess skin, and stretched-out abdominal muscles, says ob-gyn Alyssa Dweck, M.D, co-author

How to Cope With Pregnancy Aches & Pains

Everyone knows labor and delivery is painful, but what about the rest of pregnancy? If this is your first foray into the world of baby-growing, it might come as a surprise just how ridiculously uncomfortable — and sometimes downright torturous — those three trimesters can be (of course, if you’ve been pregnant before, it’s likely

Woman Calls Out Colleague For Faking Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Hyperemesis Gravidarum is morning sickness so severe that most cases require hospitalisation. Some have broken ribs and detached retinas they have vomited so violently. One in seven sufferers have terminated a pregnancy due to the condition. So when someone says they’re suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum, they’re really suffering. That’s why one woman posted to UK

The 30 Best US Cities to Visit With Kids in Tow

The 30 Best US Cities to Visit With Kids in Tow Traveling with children is, well, different than traveling without them, but that doesn’t mean it’s worse! While family travel presents plenty of challenges, it also presents lots of fun opportunities for discovery for kids and parents alike. If you have the travel bug and

What You Need To Know About Falling Pregnant In Your 40s

With the average age of new mothers increasing, many couples are waiting longer to start their family. Unfortunately, one of the consequence of delaying pregnancy until later in life is that age is the most important factor when it comes to conceiving. Quite simply, women are less likely to conceive in their 40s because they

These Are 8 Of The Most Common Early Signs Of Pregnancy

There are a number of signs that you might be pregnant, many of which can occur quickly after conception. Some women experience them all and some won’t notice a single one. Here are eight of the most common symptoms of early pregnancy.  1. Missed period This pregnancy symptom is probably the most well known –

Five Expert Tips For After Pregnancy Weight Loss

Does it feel as difficult to shed those post-pregnancy pounds as it did to go through labor? According to new research conducted by the University of Chicago, you’re not alone. In fact, the study found a three-fourths of women were still heavier a year after giving birth than they were before they became mothers. Does it

Girls With Nagging Mums End Up Being More Successful

It’s never fun at the time, but it turns out having a mum with high expectations will make you more successful. What’s more – having a pushy parent also decreases your chances of falling pregnant as a teenager. The stats come from researchers at the University of Essex, who studied 15,500 girls aged between 13 and

Carbohydrates in infant formula shape gut metabolites profile

The risk of preterm infants developing necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is higher when they are fed formula than when they feed on breast milk. Of the many reasons why breast milk protects preterm infants from this serious condition better than formula, not all of them are well understood. In a study published in the journal Microbiome,

Cardi B's Baby on Track to Be as Cool as Her Mom

Cardi B’s baby registry is pretty much as fabulous as she is. TMZ spilled details of the star rapper’s gift requests for the baby girl she and her husband (Migos’ Offset) are expecting. Let’s just say the list isn’t exactly budget-minded — but why should it be if you’re Cardi B? At the low end,