Pregnancy

‘Bun in the Oven’ Pregnancy Announcement [VIDEO]
This young couple decided to tell his mom that they were expecting by placing a bun in the oven, literally. They set it up by saying they’re not going to be there for his mother’s birthday so she has a surprise somewhere in the kitchen. Her job: Find it. Subscribe to 107.9 The River on…
Don’t Touch the Baby Bump! [POLL]
For some reason, some people see a pregnant lady, and feel a need to “touch the belly”… WITHOUT ASKING! From just asking the ladies around the radio station… it seems the best advice is to not touch the belly without asking, even if it is someone you know… ask firs…
CDC Study Finds That 1 in 13 Pregnant Women Drink Alcohol
It’s pretty common knowledge that pregnant women should not consume alcohol, due to the potential negative effects it could have on the fetus and its development. However, that’s not stopping one in 13 pregnant women from drinking alcoholic beverages while with child. In fact, some eve…
Hero Dad Delivers Newborn on Side of Busy Highway
We’ve all heard the jokes about babies who were conceived in a car. But being born in a car is a much trickier proposition. Especially when that car is on one of the busiest highways in America. Anton Antonov was speeding down I-95 in Miami with his wife Oxsana, who was ab…
Could It Really Be Okay to Drink While You’re Pregnant?
For years, most pregnant women have regarded alcohol as fearfully as they might a knife-wielding maniac. But a new study suggests that light to moderate drinking early in pregnancy might not be as bad as we’ve all thought. Danish researchers worked with 1,600 women and their children, compari…
US Teen Birth Rate Hits a 70-Year Low — Health Check
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday that the teen birth rate in the United States dropped to an all-time low in 2010. Last year, there were 34.3 births per 1,000 teenagers aged 15-19, a nine percent drop from 2009 and the lowest rate in the nearly 70 years such data has …