Eating nuts during pregnancy: Can we trust the latest advice?

by Gwen Dewar, Ph.D. posted in Mom Stories For many years, women were counseled to avoid eating peanuts and tree nuts during pregnancy and breastfeeding. There was a worry that exposing babies to nuts would put their immune systems into overdrive and increase their chances of becoming allergic. It made sense. You can’t develop an… […]

Latest viral baby video: An ultra-creepy birth story

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories By now we’ve all likely witnessed the disturbing CGI dancing baby trend. (If you’ve been fortunate enough to miss it, see here and here.) The latest company to jump aboard this particular viral video bandwagon is Indian mobile operator MTS Telecom. In a new ad titled, “Born for… […]