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Motherhood

Twins share sorrow of miscarriages, then joy of “rainbow” babies

The special bond between twins is one that science continues to explore with amazement.

The impact of controlling mothers on their sons

An unhealthy mother-son relationship has life-long effects.

Why you shouldn’t let your baby cry alone

Letting babies "cry it out" is not beneficial, but in the end, research has nothing on your mama intuition.

This TV anchor is going to carry her anencephalic baby to term

They will call her Emma Noel, which sounds like the "God with us" of the Gospels: Emmanuel. 

15 Facts about motherhood people usually don’t tell you

We can't fully understand what it's like until we're parents, but with all the joys and difficulties, it's wonderful.

How to recover from childbirth at your own speed

Some get back to ordinary life quickly; others need more time.

The true beauty of motherhood captured in 1 minute (Video)

This viral video sums up why being a mom is something to celebrate.

What birth looks like when the laboring mom takes the photos

This mom found wonderful things to remember and cherish ... in addition to the baby.

Do children remember being in their mother’s womb?

Babies can remember and recognize the sound of their mother's heartbeat.

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