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“Too old” to have babies at 36? Twitter’s response to judgemental men is predictably brilliant

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Anna Brech
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    Now this is how to deal with people constantly asking if you want babies

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    Paloma Faith recalls being “close to death” after her emergency caesarean

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“Things I wish I’d known about IVF 2 years ago”

My first IVF cycle failed 2 years ago.

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Seetal Savla
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IVF fertility Twitter thread
Life

The legal time-limit on egg freezing could be about to change – and it’s such an important move

The government has just announced it is reviewing the law around freezing eggs.

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Hollie Richardson
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childfree women
Long Reads

“I’m not having children, but that doesn’t mean I don’t have a family”

The proportion of childfree women in the UK has doubled in a decade. Isn’t it about time we redefined what we mean by family?

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Kiran Sidhu
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Please don’t feel like you have to apologise for your children
Life

If a woman doesn’t want to hold a baby, that doesn’t make her a monster

This viral Reddit thread, which details one woman’s reaction to a co-worker’s new baby, has made us so angry.

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Megan Murray
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Lauren Geall
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The inventor of the gender reveal party has this message for followers of the popular trend

“Who cares what gender the baby is?”

Amy Schumer baby news
Life

Amy Schumer makes low-key announcement about her own “royal baby”

She shared a beautiful candid photo after the birth

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

There's a reason so many babies are conceived around Christmas

And it's not just because we're having more sex

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Emily Reynolds
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Rex Features
Life

Woman gives birth to a baby girl from an embryo frozen in 1992

The woman herself was born in 1991

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Grace Allen
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People

Whitney Port confirms baby boy’s retro name via honest motherhood post

“I don’t want to say that I love him more than anything ever…”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Beyoncé shares first photo of newborn twins (and confirms names)

The Instagram shot is already racking up millions of likes

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Amy Swales
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People

Chrissy Teigen really wants you to stop sending her baby photos, OK?

She’s sick and tired of all those John Legend baby lookalikes

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Kayleigh Dray
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Amy Swales
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A parent is fighting for a genderless birth certificate for their baby

They want the eight-month-old to live free of the restrictions of “the boy box and the girl box”

Life

25 life-giving photos of little girls dressed as Wonder Woman

Now try and tell us that representation doesn’t matter

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Moya Crockett
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Beauty

Gender reveal nail art is now a thing

Mum-to-be manis

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Anna Pollitt
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Lucy Mangan

“Brace yourself – it’s time we had the baby chat”

Lucy Mangan on why it’s fine to not want children

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Lucy Mangan
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People

Hold up: Beyoncé announces she is pregnant with twins

And of course she did it in the best way possible...

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Harriet Hall
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People

Lauren Conrad demands strangers stop touching pregnant women’s bellies

The star has penned an essay imploring people “ask permission before groping”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Glee star Jayma Mays’ new baby boy has a very cool name

The actress welcomed her first son in August, it has been confirmed.

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Moya Crockett
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Anya Meyerowitz
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Woman’s brutally honest post about realities of childbirth goes viral

These are the top 20 things this mother thinks every new mum needs to know

Life

“Who cares what anyone else thinks of your parenting?”

There is only one way when it comes to parenting: yours

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Anna Whitehouse
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