Vaccines, routines and screens: Tips for a healthy school year from a physician mom

It’s back-to-school time, the time of year that often has parents rushing to buy school supplies, new clothes and healthy snacks to stock the pantry. It also tends to bring stress around homework, earlier bedtimes and an influx of colds and coughs. Dr. Tina Ardon, a family medicine physician and mom of three, provides some back-to-school tips to keep parents […]

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Why Eva Longoria Is Glad She Became A Mom For The First Time at 43

Having children later in life often opens up moms to lots of criticism, especially it involves a woman getting pregnant anywhere around the big 4-0. So it is refreshing to hear one high-profile older mom talk about becoming a parent in her 40s as the blessing it can be. Parents Latina‘s latest cover star, Eva Longoria, has no regrets about […]

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UK mom bitten by Lyme disease-carrying tick develops 'bullseye rash,' warns others about common signs of illness

Lawmakers demand probe into ‘tick weaponization’ Stanford School of Medicine science writer Kris Newby weighs in on whether some disease carrying ticks are product of Cold War experiments. A mom from Leicester, England, is warning others to be on the lookout for a common sign of Lyme disease this summer after she contracted the tick-borne illness. Kate Allen told SWNS […]

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Lionel Richie Has Mother’s Day Plans With Nicole Richie’s Mom Brenda Harvey

Family time! Lionel Richie will spend Mother’s Day with his ex-wife Brenda Harvey-Richie. “In my case, my mother passed … but then I’ve got Nicole [Richie’s] mom,” the American Idol judge, 69, told Us Weekly exclusively at a Sunday, April 28, taping of an upcoming episode. “I’m going to be busy on Mother’s Day. … We’ll have a semi-family reunion.” […]

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Anna Faris Experiences Mom Guilt ‘Every Second of Every Day’ for Son Jack

Missing her little man. Anna Faris is no stranger to mom guilt, and she told Us Weekly exclusively how often she experiences it. “[I feel it] every second of every day,” the Mom actress, 42, told Us on Wednesday, February 17. “Then you kind of get numb to it. You get so used to the overwhelming sense of guilt that you’re […]

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Jameela Jamil Is So Ready for Society to Embrace the 'Mom Bod'

Jameela Jamil has long been a champion of body positivity, using her social media platforms to call out brands like Avon for shaming women into disliking their bodies and promoting self-acceptance and health through her movement, I Weigh. And while the actress, who stars in The Good Place, loves sending an uplifting message, she rarely does so with a filter […]

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Rachel McAdams Opens Up About Being a New Mom — but Don’t Expect a Lot of Juicy Details

We may not get a blow-by-blow of McAdams’ life as a mom on Instagram, but it’s totally understandable that she wants to keep this aspect of her life private. And are there more out-of-the-limelight children in McAdams’ future? “I think there is definitely room for more,” she said. Way to be just vague enough, Rachel. We’ll be anxiously awaiting more details […]

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To ward off fatty liver, breast is best for mom

Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Kaiser Permanente have discovered that mothers who breastfed a child or children for six months or more are at lower risk for developing non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) years later during mid-life. With no other current prevention options aside from a healthy lifestyle, they say the finding may represent […]

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