In an interview with Access Hollywood on the Emmy Awards red carpet on Monday, 14-year-old Stranger Things actor Millie Bobby Brown proudly broadcasted that she is friends with 31-year-old rapper Drake and the two sometime text about boys.
In line with last week’s “pivot to dumb bitch energy,” as foretold by writer Kyrell Grant, comes a new essay from Andrea Long Chu about all the stupid things she wants, all the stupid things she doesn’t want, and leaving room for all the stupid things she might want in the future.
A new, in-depth and rather disturbing investigative report from USA Today confirms a devastating trend we’ve seen over the last few years—more and more mothers are dying during childbirth in the U.S. than any other developed country. That’s 26.4 maternal deaths per 100,000 live births compared to Germany’s 9, the…
If you’re pregnant and live in a rural area in America, giving birth is becoming increasingly more difficult.
Further propping up women’s case to prove that the problem isn’t our illogical brains, the New York Times has compiled watertight evidence showing that workplace pregnancy discrimination is pandemic. We know this in the United States, the only industrialized country without paid maternity leave. Mothers around the…
In a real drag bit of news for fans of top-shelf eyeliner and science, tattoo artist and makeup genius Kat Von D revealed that she’s against vaccines in an Instagram post Thursday night. Von D, who recently announced her pregnancy with new husband Leafar Seyer of the band Prayers, wrote about feeling judged for the…
After 20-week-old fetal remains were found in August, Georgia, where abortions after 20 weeks are outlawed, the city coroner sent the remains to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for an autopsy and DNA testing.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement have ended their default practice of releasing pregnant detainees, according to internal documents reviewed by The Daily Beast. (You can read the full directive, which was released later on Thursday, here.)
A Health and Human Services program aimed at preventing teen pregnancy ended thanks to a group of pro-abstinence Trump appointees, according to internal memos obtained by NBC News; its abrupt termination last August, against the wishes of long-time HHS employees and public health experts, came as the teen pregnancy…
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When it comes to stories about interpersonal relationships between celebrities—I’m talking feuds or relationship woes—TMZ isn’t the best place to go for the truth. They typically pick a side to support, while leaving details from the other woefully underreported.
A new study published on Tuesday has found that fetal alcohol syndrome and other alcohol-related disorders are as common in American children as autism.
The contraceptive app Natural Cycles, which tracks your fertility cycle and tells you what days you don’t need protection, has been hit with a complaint after 37 women in Sweden reported unwanted pregnancies due to using the app.
The only thing that gets between Khloe Kardashian and her Calvins is a FREAKIN PREGNANCY and the reality TV star couldn’t be more excited. She and boyfriend Tristan Thompson are expecting their first child.
A woman has given birth to an embryo frozen 24 years ago.
For anyone who needs to take a pregnancy test discreetly, Lia is here for you. The first flushable pregnancy test, which was created back in 2015 by two UPenn grad students, has now been cleared by the FDA for over-the-counter sales.
A popular Egyptian TV presenter has been sentenced to three years behind bars for discussing on-air how women might become pregnant outside of marriage, a topic the government feels is “promoting indecency.”
Globally, maternal mortality rates have been declining over the past several years. In America, however, the maternal death rate more than doubled between 1987 and 2013. In fact, though the United States is one of the most developed countries in the world, it’s the second to last among 31 developed countries, ahead of…
I was lucky in every way with my miscarriage, except for the fact that it happened.
Here is a staggering statistic: more than half of the rural counties in the United States no longer have a local hospital with a maternity ward, leaving pregnant women without necessary—and potentially lifesaving—pre- and post-natal care.