| Apr 19, 2012
| 5:39 PM
An appointment with a pediatrician Thursday was a "big relief" to Katie Bauer, whose seven-month pregnancy with rare "momo" twins was at first confusing and then exhausting.
"It's all behind them, these guys are doing just fine," Dr. Joseph A. Garcia...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Chris Hemsworth and wife Elsa Pataky welcomed their twin babies last Tuesday, and on Monday the comely couple revealed the names of their wee ones.
The Aussie "Thor" star, 30, and his wife, 37, a Spanish actress, shared the boys' monikers -- Tristan and...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Donni Alvarenga, Orlando
Height: 5 feet, 6 inches
Initial weight: 221
Current weight: 164
Pounds lost: 57
For Donni Alvarenga, losing more than 50 pounds was all about saving face. "I am driven by accountability," said the 37-year-...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:30 AM
More than 1.5% of babies born in the U.S. in 2012 were conceived in a laboratory dish thanks to in vitro fertilization — an all-time high, according to a report released Monday by the Society of Assisted Reproductive Technology.
| Dec 11, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Men may want to double down on a healthy diet and clean living in the months before procreation, according to a study that suggests a father’s vitamin B9 deficiency may contribute to birth defects in offspring.
The findings, published online...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 12:32 PM
It's going to be a boy for Gwen Stefani, the singer has confirmed, and it's about time!
The No Doubt singer announced Friday on Instagram that she and husband Gavin Rossdale would be welcoming a third little guy into their ultra-hip fold, and in doing...
| Nov 4, 2013
She held a tape recording to her stomach so the twin boys she was carrying could get used to the sounds of their mom and dad's voices.
"I think I was about 9 and someone said, "What are you going to be when you grow up?' And I said, 'I'm going to have...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:32 PM
MYV's Generation Cryo premieres Monday, Nov. 25 at 10/9CT. Seventeen-year-old Breeanna Speicher has more than a dozen siblings, all sired by a single man. The list is growing. Until recently, she had never met any of them. Like her brothers and sisters,...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Even from the earliest stages, timing was an important factor for the brother-and-sister cross-country duo of Flintridge Prep seniors Sarah and Alan Yoho.
Separated by mere minutes at birth, the fraternal twins are close, yet diverse and competitive....
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:37 PM
Dan Schau was on the hunt for a second job when he came across an advertisement for sperm donations in a Seattle newspaper last year. The ad said men who qualified could receive free health coverage—and cash—for donating sperm at a local...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Triplets are out, singletons are in and twins are holding steady.
So says a new study in the New England Journal of Medicine that examined birth trends in the United States from1971 to 2011.
The authors of the report, from the Centers for Disease...
| Oct 9, 2013
Becca and Steve Goering and Virginia Fetzer are expecting.
Fetzer, a Mundelein mother of two, expects to give birth to a boy at Highland Park Hospital on Jan. 29, and the Goerings, a Chicago couple, expect to bring that baby, their biological son, home....