14 nurses in a hospital's oncology unit are pregnant at the same time, and their picture is a sight to behold

2019-05-27 11:34

Fourteen nurses are pregnant at Massachusetts General Hospital, and that doesn't include the four other women who already gave birth this year.

Kids whose mothers do these 5 things are 75% less likely to be obese

2018-07-08 13:18

The best thing mothers can do to ensure their kids avoid developing obesity may be to take care of themselves.

Marketing to mothers

2017-08-24 17:45

If retailers want to add value to the lives of mothers, they need to forget preconceptions, says Karin Lombard-de Kock, customer insights manager at Ackermans.

Breast-feeding may protect infants against obesity

2014-12-05 11:41

Babies who drank mother's milk for less than 2 months were more likely to gain extra weight, according to a recent study.

Parents' arguments may affect bond with kids

2014-08-29 12:18

On days that mom and dad argue, they treat their children differently, studies find.

Mothers keep kids slimmer by limiting TV time

2014-03-18 15:25

Children of mothers who encourage them to be more active, instead of letting them watch a lot of TV, are thinner at age seven and tend to stay that way.

Momzilla’s revenge

2010-05-07 11:31

It’s lucky our mothers love us no matter whether we’re smartass teens or touchy new moms.

Mommy on the web

2009-11-03 15:30

Studies show that moms turn to the web for product and medical advice.



2018-07-25 15:00

IT IS only after we have grown up that many of us realise how important our mothers are to us.

Why are we still so surprised that Kate Middleton looks so good after having 3 children?

2018-05-10 12:39

On 23 April, Her Royal Duchess Kate of Middleton produced a third blue-blooded sprog into the world and presented it to the minions seemingly nanoseconds later, all smiles and modest couture.

Selfie goes viral, has everyone asking, "so, who's the mom?"

2016-02-05 15:36

This family car selfie has everyone talking for the best reason ever.

Mothers have similar reactions to pets and children

2014-10-06 11:00

Brain areas associated with emotion, reward, relationships and social interaction show increased activity when the women see pictures of their children and their pets.

UN maternal health programmes may be useless

2014-06-30 12:15

Two large analyses of maternal health programmes in developing countries report that the efforts appeared almost useless.

Day care may help kids of depressed moms

2013-06-20 11:07

Young children of depressed mothers may develop fewer emotional problems if they weren't cared for solely by their mother.

'I didn't have a dad'

2010-02-25 11:52

These users share their stories of how they grew up without fathers.

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