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Why Some Moms Are More Likely to Breastfeed

Women who live in wealthier neighborhoods are more likely to breastfeed their babies longer than women in low-income areas, according to a new Department of Health report.

Babies Have Sneaky Ways to Get You to Smile

As parents, we're willing to do almost anything to get our babies to smile. All those hours of playing peek-a-boo are worth it, just to see their little faces light up. And we're going to let you in on a little secret: Babies know how to work it!

Watch Dads Working Out with Babies? Um, Yes!

You've loved your guy right from the beginning, and though parenting isn't easy, seeing your man being an awesome dad? It's basically the biggest turn on ever. That's why we're drooling over this totally adorable video from Fatherly of dads working out with their babies.

Model Coco Rocha Hits Back At Formula Flack

This is one mama who struts her stuff on the catwalk—and on Instagram. We can't help loving how Coco Rocha, new mom to her 6-month old daughter, Ioni James, is standing up for herself on social media.

Mom-Shaming Nursing Ad Needs to Lighten Up

I recently asked an OB-GYN friend for the advice she gives new moms about postnatal nutrition during breastfeeding. "I tell them that they should ideally get in their healthy fruits and vegetables, to stay away from junk, spicy foods and soda blah, blah, blah: all the normal stuff they say they'll do but won't when they've been up for hours and need a donut and coffee to function."

Could Breastfeeding Reduce Risk of Autism?

You may have heard that avoiding eye contact is a sign of autism in infants, and many new moms anxiously await their newborn's gaze in order to rule out concern for it.

The Best and Worst States to Have a Baby

September is one of the most popular months for babies to be born, so if you're one of the many moms-to-be whose due date is approaching, you're probably doing everything you can for baby's arrival. A new study compared the experience of having a baby in all 50 states and D.C.

Photos Prove There's No Deadline for Nursing

Our fave photographer who gets right to the heart—and the honesty—of motherhood is back at it again with another inspiring series.

Photo Highlights Importance of Cross-Nursing

Can this mom do for cross-nursing what the #normalizebreastfeeding movement is doing for women breastfeeding their children in public? It looks like she's on her way.

Mother to a 16-month-old, Jessica Anne Colletti not only feeds her own child, but her friend's boy, too, while his mom works.

Parody Video Pays Tribute to Working Moms

If you are a working mom who needs a laugh today, a new viral video is bound to deliver.