Kim Kardashian Scare Leads to Hospital Visit

Reality TV actress and amateur porn star Kim Kardashian this week visited an L.A. doctor after having a pregnancy scare. US Weekly reported that that Kardashian had the “minor” scare on Tuesday, March 5, after returning home from Paris. Kardashian’s…

IVF Pregnancies Linked to Higher Blood Clots, Artery Blockage Risks

A new study has associated in vitro fertilization (IVF) with an increased risk for blood clots and pulmonary embolism (PE) in the first trimester of pregnancy. This is in addition to the already higher risk of blood clots seen during…

Contraception Use Lower, Unintended Pregnancy Higher For Military Women, Shows Study

A new study shows that U.S. women actively serving in the military have lower reported contraception use and higher rates of unintended pregnancy than the general U.S. population. According to the study, women now make up 20% of new military…

Antidepressants Too Risky For Pregnancies, Shows Study

Usage of common antidepressants called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) should only be prescribed with “great caution” and counseling for women who are trying to get pregnant. This finding comes from a new study published this week in the journal…

High Blood Pressure Pregnancy Linked to Lower Child IQ, Study Finds

A new study suggests that mothers with high blood pressure during pregnancy might have a detrimental effect on their child’s IQ. The research was published this week in the American Academy of Neurology’s medical journal, Neurology. The study found that…

Reese Witherspoon Discusses Her Pregnancy at Chicago Event

Reese Witherspoon, who, in my mind, will always be Vanessa Lutz from writer/director Matthew Bright’s demented 1996 comedy “Freeway”, hasn’t been too forthcoming about her pregnancy. Since US Weekly broke the story last March, the “Just Like Heaven” star has…

Did Beyonce’s Recording Breaking Announcement Help With Ratings?

On Sunday, MTV hosted its annual Video Music Awards show, which is weird when you consider just how far removed MTV is from the music scene. Nevertheless, it’s something of a tradition, considering MTV has been doing the VMAs since…

Facebook’s “Expected Child” Option: Is It Really That Weird?

Yesterday, the social media world found themselves in a tizzy over the revelation of Facebook’s brand new way to share even more personal information. If you are pregnant, you can now add your unborn baby to your list of family…