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  • 3 Pregnancy Tips for First-Time Moms>>

    Three experts offer tips to first-time mothers for a happy and healthy pregnancy.>>

  • How to Start an Online Mom's Support Group>>

    Today’s moms are reaching out to create their own social circles, and online groups dedicated to moms and their interests are popping up all over the web. Meet two trail-blazing moms and see how their online groups have helped women navigate the challenges of motherhood.>>

  • The Best Canadian Cities to Raise a Family>>

    When it comes to parenting, not all Canadian cities are created equal. We looked at our provincial capitals and cities with a population of over 80,000 to find you the most family-friendly communities in the country.>>

  • How Maternity Leave Is Failing Canadian Women>>

    Increasing the birthrate. Letting mothers take care of their young children without damaging their careers. Extended maternity leave was enacted for all the right reasons. So what went wrong?>>

  • Canada's Top 10 Mommy Bloggers>>

    For most of the country’s nearly 4,000 mommy blogs, the payback is simple: being heard. Learn, laugh, and cry with ten of the loudest moms in Canada. (And one daddy blogger, too.)>>

  • The Sport of Motherhood>>

    No matter how far they go in life, children will always depend on their parents. A mother explains why come crunch time, she's still who her son turns to.>>

  • Why Letting Your Kids Go Can Be So Hard>>

    At every stage, motherhood requires you to renegotiate the boundaries you share with your children. A mother shares why letting go of her sons as they grow up is so bittersweet.>>

  • 6 Surprising Ways Pregnancy Changes a Mother's Brain>>

    Pregnancy doesn't just change a woman's body, it also rewires her brain. Discover the mind-bending ideas and emotions a new baby can bring.>>

  • Motherhood's First Lesson>>

    The suprising challenges a mother faces after giving birth to her first child.>>

  • Fighting the Clock: The Risks of an Older Pregnancy>>

    Tick tock, tick tock. Postponing children carries elevated risks. Before you opt for a baby past your child breaing prime, here's what you need to know.>>

  • 6 Hot-Topic Parenting Issues>>

    Breast milk or formula? Calm the baby down or let them cry? We weigh the pros and cons of today's controversial parenting topics to help you decide for yourself.>>

  • Does Breastfeeding Improve Behaviour?>>

    World Breastfeeding Week (August 1-7) advocates for breastfeeding and the many health benefits it brings to babies. Is better behaviour one of them?>>

  • Birth Complications with Diabetes>>

    The problems that can occur in labour may be a complication of childbirth or the result of a disorder in the pregnancy. The following are common causes of problems in labour.>>