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#Pregnancy

# pregnancy - Sunday 13 March, 2016

This photo is going viral for showing how pregnancy looks different for every woman
# Bumpy Ride
# Bumpy Ride

This photo is going viral for showing how pregnancy looks different for every woman

Mar 13th 2016, 7:30 PM 188,003 Views 64 Comments

No two pregnant women are the same.

This photo is going viral for showing how pregnancy looks different for every woman
# Bumpy Ride
From The Daily Edge
# Bumpy Ride

This photo is going viral for showing how pregnancy looks different for every woman

Mar 13th 2016, 2:42 PM 13,723 Views 4 Comments

No two pregnant ladies are the same.

# pregnancy - Saturday 12 March, 2016

'It's a disgrace some women can't get the support they need'
# Gestational Diabetes
# Gestational Diabetes

'It's a disgrace some women can't get the support they need'

Mar 12th 2016, 10:00 AM 19,341 Views 33 Comments

About 8,000 women in Ireland develop gestational diabetes every year.

# pregnancy - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

This new mam has hit back after getting body-shamed for her 'mummy tummy'
# Mcfly
From The Daily Edge
# Mcfly

This new mam has hit back after getting body-shamed for her 'mummy tummy'

Mar 2nd 2016, 6:27 PM 7,598 Views 4 Comments

“Yes, I still have a bump. But that bump kept my little baby boy safe for a whole nine months.”

# pregnancy - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

This man found out he's going to be a dad over a plane loudspeaker
# Strike It Rich
From The Daily Edge
# Strike It Rich

This man found out he's going to be a dad over a plane loudspeaker

Mar 1st 2016, 10:19 PM 6,451 Views 3 Comments

Surprise!

# pregnancy - Sunday 7 February, 2016

'The boy would scream uncontrollably' - Photographer describes time with 'bucket baby' in Brazil
# Zika Virus
# Zika Virus

'The boy would scream uncontrollably' - Photographer describes time with 'bucket baby' in Brazil

Feb 7th 2016, 8:45 AM 39,689 Views 44 Comments

Felipe Dana spent time with Solange Ferreira and her baby boy Jose, who was born with an abnormally small head.

# pregnancy - Saturday 6 February, 2016

'I used a razor blade and often cut ten girls a day'
# Female Genital Mutilation
# Female Genital Mutilation

'I used a razor blade and often cut ten girls a day'

Feb 6th 2016, 7:45 AM 45,242 Views 80 Comments

There are over 140 million girls and woman across the world with cut genitals and this dangerous and painful practice continues today.

# pregnancy - Friday 29 January, 2016

'What if he says a new word? What if he forgets me? The back-to-work guilts are the worst'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'What if he says a new word? What if he forgets me? The back-to-work guilts are the worst'

Jan 29th 2016, 8:00 AM 106 Views 85 Comments

The fear of missing out is something every mother experiences returning to work after maternity leave, writes Jennifer Ryan Moran.

# pregnancy - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

€47,000 payout for woman who was discriminated against because she was pregnant
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

€47,000 payout for woman who was discriminated against because she was pregnant

Jan 19th 2016, 6:10 AM 33,391 Views 43 Comments

An Equality Tribunal found that the woman had been discriminated against on grounds of her gender and family situation by her employer, the National Cancer Registry Board.

# pregnancy - Saturday 16 January, 2016

'I was getting sick all day when I was pregnant. The doctor told me to have cold milk and Rice Krispies'
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

'I was getting sick all day when I was pregnant. The doctor told me to have cold milk and Rice Krispies'

Jan 16th 2016, 8:00 PM 181,947 Views 74 Comments

Severe vomiting affects 2% of pregnant woman, but some say there is not enough awareness about it, even among the medical profession.

# pregnancy - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Part of your diet you should consider if you're thinking of having a baby: Potatoes
# Chips And Crisps
# Chips And Crisps

Part of your diet you should consider if you're thinking of having a baby: Potatoes

Jan 13th 2016, 1:49 PM 20,957 Views 15 Comments

The risk of gestational diabetes increases with the consumption of more potatoes.

# pregnancy - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Abortion bill hasn't led to more women "claiming suicidality" to get a termination
# Rotunda Hospital
# Rotunda Hospital

Abortion bill hasn't led to more women "claiming suicidality" to get a termination

Jan 10th 2016, 2:47 PM 11,622 Views 61 Comments

Fears that this would happen have been proven unfounded.

# pregnancy - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Surrogate mother gives birth to her own granddaughter
# Texas
# Texas

Surrogate mother gives birth to her own granddaughter

Jan 7th 2016, 8:35 PM 28,278 Views 66 Comments

53-year-old Tracey Thompson gave birth to a healthy baby girl yesterday, seven years after going through menopause.

# pregnancy - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Pregnancy is meant to be an exciting, happy time. So, what happens if you don't feel that way?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Pregnancy is meant to be an exciting, happy time. So, what happens if you don't feel that way?

Jan 6th 2016, 8:00 AM 54,762 Views 14 Comments

Pregnant women who find themselves depressed often feel a lot of guilt, writes Catriona Spellman.

# pregnancy - Monday 4 January, 2016

Anne Hathaway posted this photo to teach paparazzi a lesson
# On Her Terms
# On Her Terms

Anne Hathaway posted this photo to teach paparazzi a lesson

Jan 4th 2016, 6:13 PM 82,927 Views 29 Comments

She got her own back when she realised she was being photographed.

# pregnancy - Friday 20 November, 2015

'Upset' man charged with calling in bomb threat to hospital as he was missing the birth of his child
# Logical
# Logical

'Upset' man charged with calling in bomb threat to hospital as he was missing the birth of his child

Nov 20th 2015, 9:42 PM 21,684 Views 22 Comments

Michael Morlang was apparently enraged that the birth was proceeding in Utah while he was outside the state.

# pregnancy - Thursday 19 November, 2015

This man's overjoyed reaction to becoming a grandfather is going super viral
# Whisper Challenge
From The Daily Edge
# Whisper Challenge

This man's overjoyed reaction to becoming a grandfather is going super viral

Nov 19th 2015, 9:00 AM 5,607 Views 1 Comment

“You are going to be a grandparent.” “You are going to the BEACH?”

# pregnancy - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Oh nothing, just a photo of a woman doing an exam WHILE IN LABOUR From The Daily Edge

Oh nothing, just a photo of a woman doing an exam WHILE IN LABOUR

Nov 15th 2015, 10:30 AM 6,345 Views 6 Comments

Now that’s commitment.

# pregnancy - Saturday 7 November, 2015

'They touched our breasts and stomachs to see if we were pregnant'
# Sierra Leone
# Sierra Leone

'They touched our breasts and stomachs to see if we were pregnant'

Nov 7th 2015, 8:30 PM 44,559 Views 24 Comments

Pregnant girls are shunned in Sierra Leone – and banned from exams.

# pregnancy - Monday 26 October, 2015

10 things nobody tells you about giving birth
# Labour Pains
From The Daily Edge
# Labour Pains

10 things nobody tells you about giving birth

Oct 26th 2015, 9:30 AM 14,268 Views 13 Comments

Warning: anyone with a vagina might want to look away now.

# pregnancy - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Construction site to delivery room: How I became one of Ireland's few male midwives
# Opinion
# Opinion

Construction site to delivery room: How I became one of Ireland's few male midwives

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:30 PM 960 Views 15 Comments

Dan Oakes worked as a project manager building skyscrapers. But when the bust came along, he decided to retrain as a midwife.

# pregnancy - Thursday 15 October, 2015

'I'm sorry, there's no heartbeat': I thought it was my fault we lost our babies
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I'm sorry, there's no heartbeat': I thought it was my fault we lost our babies

Oct 15th 2015, 6:03 PM 101,603 Views 30 Comments

Losing a baby through miscarriage, especially in your first trimester, is a very peculiar and isolated kind of grief. All I wanted was for people to acknowledge our loss and say ‘I am sorry ’.

# pregnancy - Sunday 11 October, 2015

We need to create a solution to abortion. Children as young as 8 need to get sex education in school
# Opinion
# Opinion

We need to create a solution to abortion. Children as young as 8 need to get sex education in school

Oct 11th 2015, 8:00 AM 18,357 Views 139 Comments

A lot of people will consider what I’m suggesting controversial, ridiculous or pointless – but we need to create real solutions to real problems and bring the number of abortions down, writes Liadan O’Connor.

# pregnancy - Friday 2 October, 2015

This guy just found out he was going to be a Dad after 17 years of trying
# Buns In The Oven
From The Daily Edge
# Buns In The Oven

This guy just found out he was going to be a Dad after 17 years of trying

Oct 2nd 2015, 3:42 PM 6,256 Views 12 Comments

And his reaction is so sweet.

# pregnancy - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

This woman brilliantly explained why you should never ask someone why they don't have kids
# Hallelujah
From The Daily Edge
# Hallelujah

This woman brilliantly explained why you should never ask someone why they don't have kids

Sep 29th 2015, 8:06 AM 10,402 Views 7 Comments

“It’s absolutely none of your business.”

# pregnancy - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Woman put on leave after telling employer she was pregnant awarded €12,000
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

Woman put on leave after telling employer she was pregnant awarded €12,000

Sep 26th 2015, 6:01 AM 22,670 Views 27 Comments

The company claimed there was no suitable alternative work for her.

# pregnancy - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

This pregnant woman is addicted to eating washing powder
# HUNG OUT TO DRY
From The Daily Edge
# HUNG OUT TO DRY

This pregnant woman is addicted to eating washing powder

Sep 23rd 2015, 2:16 PM 3,906 Views 4 Comments

She says the scent filling her nose and mouth is ‘divine’. Standard.

# pregnancy - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

A woman gave her husband a positive pregnancy test hidden in an Apple Watch box
# Daddy To Be
From The Daily Edge
# Daddy To Be

A woman gave her husband a positive pregnancy test hidden in an Apple Watch box

Sep 16th 2015, 8:19 PM 6,173 Views 5 Comments

His adorably delighted reaction is going massively viral.

# pregnancy - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Consultant turned tap and pregnant woman told, 'That’s the volume of blood that will gush out of you'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Consultant turned tap and pregnant woman told, 'That’s the volume of blood that will gush out of you'

Sep 1st 2015, 8:00 AM 8,867 Views 116 Comments

Dil Wickremasinghe writes about how she was treated by doctors when she opted for a home birth.

# pregnancy - Friday 28 August, 2015

HSE seeks court order to arrest pregnant woman who failed to show at hospital
# Courts
# Courts

HSE seeks court order to arrest pregnant woman who failed to show at hospital

Aug 28th 2015, 6:33 PM 36,803 Views 30 Comments

The case was described as a “genuine human emergency” by the judge.

# pregnancy - Friday 21 August, 2015

A pregnant TV reporter was called 'a sausage in casing' - here's her brilliant response
# Bump In The Night
From The Daily Edge
# Bump In The Night

A pregnant TV reporter was called 'a sausage in casing' - here's her brilliant response

Aug 21st 2015, 9:55 PM 13,238 Views 0 Comments

Viewers told US weather reporter Katie Fehlinger that she looked ‘disgusting’ on TV. She was hardly going to let that slide, was she?

This woman's way of alleviating labour pains has gone viral
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

This woman's way of alleviating labour pains has gone viral

Aug 21st 2015, 11:00 AM 23,759 Views 9 Comments

To the left, to the left, to the right, to the right.

# pregnancy - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Seven million women in one year treated for complications from unsafe abortions
# Global Health
# Global Health

Seven million women in one year treated for complications from unsafe abortions

Aug 19th 2015, 12:11 PM 14,073 Views 104 Comments

Complications from unsafe abortions can lead to chronic disability.

# pregnancy - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Woman in China avoids prison for ten years by getting pregnant 13 times
# Jailed
# Jailed

Woman in China avoids prison for ten years by getting pregnant 13 times

Aug 16th 2015, 7:13 PM 30,883 Views 27 Comments

It is unclear how many of the pregnancies were carried to full term.

# pregnancy - Monday 10 August, 2015

Couple from viral pregnancy video tearfully announce wife's miscarriage
# Video Blog
# Video Blog

Couple from viral pregnancy video tearfully announce wife's miscarriage

Aug 10th 2015, 2:10 PM 44,731 Views 78 Comments

In their viral video, Sam surprised Nia about her pregnancy.

# pregnancy - Friday 7 August, 2015

This man went to INSANE lengths, so he could surprise his wife with her own pregnancy
# Surprise
From The Daily Edge
# Surprise

This man went to INSANE lengths, so he could surprise his wife with her own pregnancy

Aug 7th 2015, 11:56 AM 8,226 Views 9 Comments

Men of Ireland: do not follow this man’s lead.

# pregnancy - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Giving birth at home helped me to feel safe and in control
# Opinion
# Opinion

Giving birth at home helped me to feel safe and in control

Jul 14th 2015, 11:40 PM 1,926 Views 114 Comments

I want to raise awareness of the benefits of having a home birth in healthy pregnancies, with the hope that it will encourage more women to explore this option.

# pregnancy - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Nearly half of pregnant women in Ireland binge drink
# Baby Bottle
# Baby Bottle

Nearly half of pregnant women in Ireland binge drink

Jul 7th 2015, 7:52 AM 15,913 Views 52 Comments

That’s the highest rate among four studied countries.

# pregnancy - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

A pregnant woman got lost in a forest, gave birth, then fought off placenta-hungry bees
# Walk In The Park
# Walk In The Park

A pregnant woman got lost in a forest, gave birth, then fought off placenta-hungry bees

Jul 1st 2015, 9:15 PM 37,077 Views 14 Comments

Eventful few days, then.