motherhood

California has among the lowest death rates nationally among pregnant women and new mothers, but the numbers for Black mothers tell a different story.

It looks like comedic actress Tiffany Haddish is getting serious about entering the process of adopting a child of her own.

Tiara Johnson, a Black mom from Michigan, is working to use her voice to shine a light on postpartum cardiomyopathy, a cardiovascular disease which often goes undetected in Black women.

La La Anthony is her 12-year-old son’s number one fan! The actress hilariously confesses to Access Daily hosts Mario Lopez, Kit Hoover and Scott Evans that she tends to get a little bit crazy when her kiddo, Kiyan, steps onto the basketball court to shoot some hoops. “When I’m at his games I’m a little crazy,” she says. […]

Long gone are the days when maternity wear meant anything that covered your belly. Fashion has come a mighty long way, just like that baby bump of yours. With the popularity of online shopping, picking out pieces for any life experience is as easy as a click. The party doesn’t stop when you get pregnant, […]

Source: Artem Varnitsin / EyeEm / Getty I made it eight whole months without seeing a stretch mark. My friends described my baby bump as “perfect.” Bio Oil, African Shea Butter, Cocoa Butter and Aveeno lotion became a daily moisturizing regimen in hopes of counteracting the rapid stretching of my skin. Stretch marks effect 90% […]

As one of the biggest superstars in the world, you would think Janet Jackson has a nanny to help her with her two-year-old son, Eissa.

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A Texas woman yelled racist obscenities and resisted arrest after police detained her after she and her husband left their infant in the family car out in the parkinglot. Police in Copperas Cove responded to a call about a child in a vehicle at the Trackside Night Club around 1:45 a.m. on Sunday morning, according […]

Meghan Markle took on the role of guest editor of British Vogue‘s September issue while she was also preparing to be a first-time mom. “I was about five months pregnant when this process began, and by the time you hold this issue in your hands, my husband and I will be holding our three-month-old baby boy in […]

Although she doesn’t look a day out of her 20s, Meagan Good is getting ready to celebrate her 38th birthday in August.

48-year-old Tamron Hall and her husband, Steven Greener, welcomed their son Moses last month; hitting up social media at the time to announce: “Moses & Mama!!” Hall wrote, sharing a photo of herself wearing a hat with her son’s name, and holding the baby (see above). “I can’t wait to introduce y’all to my #sonshine. Photo credit: […]

Raena Granberry shares her experience receiving substandard maternal care during her first two pregnancies and calls in other black women to help them have better experiences than hers.