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Diana Kelly

Diana Kelly is a NYC-based writer who covers health, weight loss, fitness, and relationship topics for various magazines. Her favorite things include coffee, naps, travel, red wine, Swedish fish, fitness classes, sports, and making people laugh (even if it's at her own expense). You can follow Diana on Twitter @DianaKelly or visit her website.

If you really want a natural birth, it might be time to hit the gym. According to an analysis of 28 health studies, published in the journal Obstetrics and Gynecology, women who exercise during pregnancy are 20 percent less likely to have a Cesarean section, which could be because staying in shape k...

More babies are born around breakfast time than any other time of day, according to birth certificate data in the U.S. from 2013, the most recent data we have. The highest percentages of births occurred during the morning and midday hours, according to the report from the Centers for Disease Control...

At nearly one month old, Canadian baby Zain Rajani is the first baby born in the world with a new in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment that uses stem cells. According to Time.com, this breakthrough treatment was created by scientists at OvaScience, a fertility company that provides the procedure, ...

If you could manipulate your breast milk for a happier (and possibly less needy) baby, would you? While scientists have a fairly comprehensive understanding of the immunological and nutritional benefits of mother's milk, the medical community is still not very clear on how it impacts the infant's de...

We all know that old playground song: "First comes love. Then comes marriage. Then comes Baby in the baby carriage." Well, it looks like America is skipping that second step. Turns out, your job, age and where you live may play a bigger part in your decision to have children than your relationship s...

When was the last time you ate a piece of fatty fish, like salmon? If it's been a while, you're in good company among pregnant women. A recent research study published in the journal Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism examined whether pregnant and nursing women were consuming the recommen...

Spending some time striking poses on your yoga mat weekly while pregnant may help improve your mood if you’re suffering from depression, according to a new study published in the journal Women’s Health Issues.Researchers from Brown University, Butler Hospital, and Women & Infants’ Hospital...

Being a little frightened of pain during childbirth isn’t exactly a rare phenomenon. (You want another human to come out of where?!) But fear has its downsides, including an increased risk of postpartum depression, according to a new study published in BMJ Open.Related: 4 Delivery Day DilemmasRese...

Ever see a super slim pregnant woman, and feel a pang of jealousy? Well, a new study published in the American Journal of Public Health might change that.Researchers at the University of Maryland looked at over 159,000 women over the course of four years, noting how much weight they gained during pr...

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