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Pregnancy.org

We're built By Parents, For Parents™. We've banded together to build a website to educate, empower, and connect ourselves, other parents, and people trying to become parents. We're doing this out of our love for children, and our desire to do our best raising them to become good adults. We believe parenting is a sacred responsibility.

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Working Moms Feel Pressure to Work Late
Working "9 to 5" seems to be a thing of the past. That's especially the case for working mothers who feel pressure to come in early, stay late and skip lunch all in the name of not seeming less productive.
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Would I Microchip My Child? In a Heartbeat!
A recent discussion on "The View" arose over the idea of installing a microchip in children the way we do our pets. This was in regard to the Etan Patz story – the little boy who was kidnapped over 30 years ago.
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Can Walking Relieve Symptoms of Depression?
We've heard that exercise is good for relieving symptoms of depression. A new study suggests that walking could ward away depressive symptoms, too.
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Paging Dr. Google! Women Turn to Computers for Diagnoses
How many times have you felt a lump or had an itch or abrasion that you decided to look up on the internet? Often we regret doing so. "Dr. Google" doesn’t always get it right!
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Celebrity Round-up: An Icon Passes, Brangelina’s Rock, Heidi Poses
The celebrity round-up gives you the weekly news you can't live without -- in a neat little package. Find out what's going on this week!
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Trending Baby Names for 2012
The trending list of the hottest baby names for 2012 has been released by "Nameberry." It's no surprise that Hollywood leads the way as the main inspiration for parents.
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Extreme Diet Popular with Brides-to-Be
The K-E diet is the latest crash diet. This one is gaining popularity with brides-to-be as women are losing as much as 10-20 pounds in 10 days. How do they do it? They diet using a feeding tube!
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Stillborn Baby Found Alive in Morgue
The heartache of hearing one's baby is stillborn is unimaginable. Imagine finding out 12 hours later that not only was the baby was alive, but enclosed in a coffin in a refrigerated room.
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Celebrity Round-Up: Suri and Puppies, Dance Moms Drama and Big Brother
This week we start with a "pregnancy bump update" from the Freddie Prinze and Sarah Michelle Gellar camp. Get the celeb news you can use!
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Pregnant and Hired -- It's About Time! New Yahoo CEO Makes Waves
It's been one of the banes of pregnant women's existence for as long as one can remember. Trying to find a job while pregnant is practically impossible. Whether it's the employer's fear of higher insurance costs, or that the expectant mom will miss too much work, employers are hesitant to hire moms-to-be.
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Wordless Wednesday: Little Girl Saved By Good Samaritan
It is one of a parent's biggest fears; that our children are injured - or worse. In New York city, one little girl can thank a heroic neighbor for saving her life by catching her from a 3rd story window.
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Three-Year-Old Accidentally Kills Father -- Tragic Reminder About Gun Safety
It was a typical family weekend for one family in Indiana. 33-year-old Michael Payless brought his gun to a home he was renovating in Salem. While watching TV with two of his children, his three-year-old son found the loaded gun and it accidentally discharged, killing Michael. No one else was hurt.
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Pregnant Woman Put "On Ice" Delivers Healthy Baby
A 33-year-old mom who was 20 weeks pregnant, suffered cardiac arrest while at a church gathering. She was resuscitated, therapeutically cooled, kept at 90 degrees for 12 hours and re-warmed. While she was being cooled, the fetus was monitored, who experienced fetal shivering which stopped once the mother was re-warmed.
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Celebrity Round-Up: TomKat, Pushy Moms, Kardashians and the Bachelorette
The celebrity round-up starts off this week with news of a settlement in the TomKat divorce just weeks after Katie filed. This may be the fastest settlement in Hollywood divorce history.
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Bikini Onesies for Babies -- In Style or Inappropriate?
Nothing says innocence like a baby girl in a sexy bikini. Wait, that only happens on "Toddlers and Tiaras," right? Well, not quite.
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Wordless Wednesday: Baby Wins the Sleep Battle with Dad
Who hasn't struggled with getting babies to sleep by themselves? In our first wacky, wild and wordless Wednesday blog, this dad gives in and lies down with his adorable baby girl in the crib. She immediately cuddles up, falls asleep and he's trapped!
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09/10/2013 - 09:32
Today is honestly a celebration of all of the wonderful people we have shared this journey with -- from conception to parenthood and beyond! Thank you to all of our incredible members over the years and all we've met on our social channels for your support! Finally - a special shout out to a few amazing women (you know who you are!!) that I am grateful to count as both blessings and friends. You continue to inspire me! Happy 12th Birthday Pregnancy.org! ~Missy Join us on Facebook Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest!
07/22/2013 - 18:52
It's a boy! Congratulations are in order for the royal family today! Welcome to the world little Prince!
07/12/2013 - 02:10
As the temperatures rise, what better way to beat the heat than by hosting a "make your own ice cream concoction" party?! What's your favorite flavor?
07/04/2013 - 11:52
Enjoy your celebration of our freedoms! Top Ten Fourth of July Activities for Families
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