| Jul 27, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Jenny Mohler lay on an examining bed holding her pregnant belly at Sinai Hospital in Northwest Baltimore. Sonogram pictures hung from a machine in the right corner of the room. She was nervous, unable to block a feeling of uneasiness as she waited for a...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Each week The Sun's John McIntyre presents a relatively obscure but evocative word with which you may not be familiar, another brick to add to the wall of your working vocabulary. This week's word:
Sometimes, as the Great Durante used to say,...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:57 PM
With so many things to think about, expectant mothers sometimes neglect their teeth, but this can have implications for their unborn babies. In response, the advocacy group Maryland Dental Action Coalition is educating women about proper oral hygiene...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:47 PM
I was giving a speech once to a group of career women who had decided to be stay-at-home moms, and I was waiting to be introduced when I overheard an animated conversation between two of them.
"So, the doctor said she could have a serving of grapes,...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Kate Middleton is pregnant! I won't deny that at first, the news made me squeal with joy a bit at just the idea of a royal baby.
The news broke today -- rather early, actually -- because the Duchess of Cambridge is in the hospital for extreme morning...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 1:55 PM
Who wants to deliver a baby on an airplane?
Answer: No one. Not the mother-to-be and not the flight attendants, pilots or passengers.
That's why most airlines have fairly strict requirements for women who travel near the end of their pregnancies. Even...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 12:13 PM
Kelly Clarkson is happy to be pregnant, but she's really not enjoying the physical process very much at all. As far as she's concerned, morning sickness goes way beyond morning, and the whole "glow" thing is a big fat lie.
Clarkson told Ellen DeGeneres...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Kelly Clarkson's got that pregnancy glow: You know, the one that means you can't stop talking about being pregnant.
The "American Idol" champ hit the "Today" show Tuesday to promote her holiday album "Kelly Clarkson: Wrapped in Red" and give her first...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:50 AM
NEW LONDON, Wis. Less than 24 hours after Karen and Michael Hidde returned home from the hospital with their newborn son, the baby went quiet. Karen could not wake him. Following the advice of a nurse, the new mother ran a cold bath and held Colton, her...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm newly pregnant and not looking forward to the terrible morning sickness I experienced with my first two pregnancies. There were weeks when it felt like I could not keep any food down. What causes morning sickness? Is there any way to...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Is there anything crueler or more repugnant than calling a pregnant woman fat?
There are a number of unpleasant circumstances that come along with being pregnant, and I’m not just talking about morning sickness and “pregnancy brain.”...
| Aug 14, 2013
When I was growing up, tea was something I was given by my mother and grandmother as a cure for colds. "Drink some hot tea, and you will feel better. I guarantee it." My choices were pretty simple, Tetley or Lipton.
Today, food stores stock scores of...