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4 Great Skin Savers

4 Great Skin Savers

Moms can get a jump on summer beauty routines with tips from a New York mom and founder of Mommy Makeup.

Motherhood on Stage

Motherhood on Stage

The trials of motherhood have been turned into novels, poetry, and war stories for friends. But if you are an actress, it is natural to write yourself a play. That is just what Amy Wilson has done, in her one-woman show, Mother Load.

Engage Your Endorphins!

Engage Your Endorphins!

Our bodies are equipped with naturally occurring wonder drugs, little wonder molecules that, when properly ignited, are capable of lifting your spirits in ways you never thought imaginable.

Vitamins Before Pregnancy Now Urged

Vitamins Before Pregnancy Now Urged

Women who take multivitamins early in pregnancy may reduce the risk that their child will develop some types of brain tumors.

Aunt Flo? Meet Mother Nature…

Aunt Flo? Meet Mother Nature…

Buckle up, ladies, for a trip through the wacky and wonderful eco-options for dealing with our periods. And I’m not talking punctuation.

Please don't hurt me— I'm your mother!

Please don't hurt me— I'm your mother!

"Watch out for Mommy's tummy!" I'd yell in vain as my son came flying at me, preparing to execute a swan dive onto my prone and vulnerable pregnant belly as I dared to rest my feet on the couch.

Can We Talk?

Can We Talk?

Weekly meetings in Hastings connect new moms/

Clean Up!

Clean Up!

The 'What to Expect' series has covered pregnancy, the baby’s first year, toddlers, and more. Now author Heidi Murkoff addresses germs.

The Playgroup Matchmakers

The Playgroup Matchmakers

“Being a new mother and meeting other new moms can feel similar to dating or being back in high school and trying to make new friends,” say the two NYC moms behind Tots 'n Talk.

Spina Bifida

Spina Bifida

Prevention is key.

When Religion Interferes with Conception

When Religion Interferes with Conception

Working through infertility can be a challenge. But for Orthodox Jewish couples, those challenges get complicated when you factor in religious restrictions.

When A Parent Has Cancer

When A Parent Has Cancer

When you're diagnosed with cancer, how do you tell your children?

Finding Friends, when cancer strikes

Finding Friends, when cancer strikes

“Having cancer gave me membership in an elite club that I’d rather not belong to,” said comedienne Gilda Radner.

Heavy Bleeding Got You Down?

Heavy Bleeding Got You Down?

New procedure offers relief.

Which Way’s The Restroom?

Which Way’s The Restroom?

If you have a strong lock on your bathroom door, buy a copy of 'Peeing in Peace' and settle in for one of the funniest mirrors on the dilemmas faced by modern moms.

What To Do When You’re Almost Due

What To Do When You’re Almost Due

“As my due date approached, I wanted to be as prepared as possible for this once-in-a-lifetime live news special event.”

Make Fitness Happen! 6 Easy Steps for New Moms

Make Fitness Happen! 6 Easy Steps for New Moms

The most challenging aspect of getting back into shape after pregnancy is not lack of desire, sleep deprivation, or bone-numbing fatigue — it’s time.

The little-known birth disorder: ARND

The little-known birth disorder: ARND

If you’re thinking about getting pregnant, no amount of alcohol is safe.

Full Circle

Full Circle

The world’s first ‘test tube baby’ is all grown up, and about to become a Mum

Choosing an Obstetrician and Maternity Center

Choosing an Obstetrician and Maternity Center

Starting a family is an exciting time — filled with emotions ranging from joy and excitement, to apprehension.

THE ULTIMATE GIFT

THE ULTIMATE GIFT

We talk with local specialists for an update on the procedure of EGG DONATION.

Beyond Layettes and Doctor Visits: Pregnancy Preparedness

Beyond Layettes and Doctor Visits: Pregnancy Preparedness

Pregnancy is a time of exciting change. Your body is changing, and soon your family life will be joyously altered forever. Getting ready for a new baby is a busy time, but because there are so many things to prepare for, it’s easy to lose sight of some of the bigger issues you need to think about . . .

Desperate housewives the norm?

Desperate housewives the norm?

Ok, so who are we going to believe? Women cheat as much as men do, and it’s actually harder for a woman to stay in a monogamous relationship, says Michelle Langley, author of the new book, Women’s Infidelity: Living in Limbo: What Women Really Mean When They Say, “I’m Not Happy”.

The Usual Supplements - not so safe if you’re expecting

The Usual Supplements - not so safe if you’re expecting

Healthy women often rely on dietary supplements to fill in the gaps when diet and exercise run out of control. Pregnancy warps the picture though, making some natural remedies look as risky as an episode of Extreme Makeover. Even dietitians, physicians and naturopaths can’t seem to agree. And when prominent herbalists disagree over the effects an herb has — which happens even with common ones like garlic — it proves that supplementing safely is a hard concept to pin down.

Go ahead and breastfeed!  The law’s on your side

Go ahead and breastfeed! The law’s on your side

Just as your plate arrives, you discreetly raise your T-shirt and put your baby to your breast. Your baby is happy, you’re happy. Until the manager approaches you and asks you to take your baby and nurse your child in the restroom. Sound outrageous? You wouldn’t eat your meal in the restroom — why should your child have to eat in the restroom?




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NYMetroParents is the parenting division of Davler Media Group and encompasses 9 regional print magazines within the greater NY metro region as well as the website (nymetroparents.com). Following the success of the first NYC parenting resource book, "Big Apple Baby," BIG APPLE PARENT was launched in 1985; it is now the largest publisher of regional parenting content in the United States.

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