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Maria Vega

Maria Vega writes about pregnancy news, celebrity moms and the latest baby trends.

Sex is probably the last thing on your new-mom to-do list. But at around six weeks postpartum, doctors usually give new moms the go-ahead to resume their sex lives. But how many moms actually hit that target date? The reality is that most new moms are waiting longer than six weeks after giving ...

Sperm are not suffering from the winter blues, according to a study out of Israel last year. Researchers say that human sperm are generally at their healthiest and "swim" faster in winter and early spring, making it easier to conceive during those months.Researchers found that sperm concentration an...

An unexpected physical side effect of pregnancy is throwing a lot of moms for a loop: bigger feet. And now, according to a recent study, it looks like it can be permanent, the Today show reports.Forty-nine women were measured for arch height and foot length during pregnancy and then again five month...

Walk into any baby store and you're likely to be overwhelmed by the number of choices in products. An entire wall of bottles. An entire aisle of strollers. An entire section of baby monitors. It's enough to make any first-timer run out of the store. No need to panic, registering for baby can be a si...

The economic hard times in the U.S. have hit every aspect of life—including the cost of sperm needed in assisted reproduction. That's right, "the price of sperm is going up," according to a news report on Yahoo! Shine.The price of in vitro fertilization and other assisted reproduction methods can ...

The new face of infertility is getting younger, USA Today reports. Specialists aren't just seeing women who are 35 and older anymore as reproductive challenges are starting to change "the life plans of many in their late 20s and early 30s," according to the USA Today article. "The older woman i...

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