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The Daily Squeeze: Humans Almost Disappeared, Another HPV Warning, And Pregnancy Cravings

  • A new gene study supports the theory that humans nearly went extinct 150,000 years ago, when the species was down to just 2,000 people. That’s the same number of people who participated in Birmingham Mail’s fun run this weekend. [AHN, Birmingham Mail]
  • HPV could have a role as a co-carcinogen, meaning the virus’ presence might increase the risk of lung cancer for smokers. [ABC News]
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    Star Couplings: Marky Mark Goes For Baby Number Three

  • Mark Wahlberg’s fiance of four years, Rhea Durham, is pregnant with their third child. Man up, Marky. [DListed]
  • Coolest surprise wedding ever — Lou Reed married longtime partner Laurie Anderson in a secret ceremony in Colorado earlier this month. We’re sure it was a “perfect day”! HA! [Contact Music]
  • Before there was Speidi, there was Heidi Montag and Chace Crawford. They supposedly made out before Heidi met Spencer. [RollingStone.com]
  • So annoying. Ashlee Simpson thinks she is being really adorable by playing coy about her pregnancy. You’re not Jennifer Lopez. No one cares. [Us Weekly]
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    Chocolate Everyday Keeps the Doctor Away

    While we might joke that chocolate is a lifesaver, but it actually is! A new study from Yale University found that pregnant women who eat chocolate every day dramatically reduce the risk of preeclampsia, a disorder that raises a pregnant woman’s blood pressure, causes premature births, and can result in death. But there’s also hope for those without a bun in the oven — the treats contain theobromine, which helps with persistent coughing. Hacking up a lung never sounded so sweet! [Daily Mail]

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    Star Couplings: Katie Holmes Defies Tom Cruise, Heads To New York?

  • According to Star, Katie Holmes and her husband Tom Cruise are in the middle of a trial separation, as they fight over her coming to New York to perform in a play. They’re fighting over who gets to care for Suri too. Ahh, Katie. Why do you think Nicole Kidman never seems to see her kids with Cruise? You’re kind of screwed, sweetheart. [Star]
  • Minnie Driver’s baby daddy is some commoner — uh, I mean, he’s some amazing, unknown San Francisco musician! [Perez Hilton]
  • Robert Downey Jr. talks about his relationship with ex-girlfriend Sarah Jessica Parker during which he suffered from severe drug abuse, telling Parade, “She tried to help me. She was so miffed when I didn’t get my act together.” We’re sure Matthew Broderick is psyched you couldn’t! [Us Weekly]
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    Star Couplings: Ashlee Simpson Skirts The Issue Of Her “Pregnancy” On TRL

  • Ashlee is kind of, sort of denying the rumors that she’s with child, telling MTV’s TRL that she wouldn’t answer those kinds of personal questions, but then telling Life & Style that she absolutely not pregnant. I will believe her once a bump fails to pop up in the next month. Preggers until proven un-preggers! Also, even People is giving the pregnancy rumors some weight, and they are legit, yo. [DListed and People]
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    The Daily Squeeze: Geriatric Sex, Bromances, And Small Brains

  • Sex Over Sixty, a new four-and-a-half-hour documentary, delves into topics like how type 2 diabetes is a leading cause of sexual dysfunction in men and what loss of estrogen does to women’s sex drives. Only 900 copies remain, so order yours today! (Watch some clips here. These people are adorable.) [Daily Record, NJ and Sex Over Sixty]
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    Star Couplings: Faith Hill Must Be Pregnant Because Who Would Wear THAT?

  • Does the fact that Faith Hill wore an unflattering blousey top to the Country Music Awards mean she’s got a bun in the oven? [Perez Hilton]
  • Justin Bobby cut his hair! [Oh No They Didn't]
  • Reality Show Romance Update: American Idol‘s David Cook is dating So You Think You Can Dance runner-up, Lacey Schwimmer. She used to date her fellow cast member Hawk, who was way effing cooler than the dude with the lame hair. [Oh No They Didn't]
  • Kate Hudson wants to have another baby. The media clearly wants her to have one too, as demonstrated by the utter fuss made by her bloated belly earlier this year. [People]
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    Breaking News! Ashlee Simpson Pregnant With Her First Emo-Punk Child!

    According to Us Weekly, that is. Isn’t it amazing how so many people in Hollywood can’t seem to figure out how to put on a condom properly? Papa Joe must be freaking out.

    UPDATE: Pete Wentz is denying that his fiancee is knocked up, saying, “There is a witch hunt for people to be pregnant whenever they get engaged in Hollywood. This is all news to me. I can’t wait for the story about how I’m really in a gay relationship and this is all just a cover. … I mean really, this is crazy. … I mean were engaged, that’s true, and happy about it.” [Perez Hilton] Keep reading »

    The Nookie Know-It-All: Pregnancy Signs

    Uh, I think I might be pregnant. What are the earliest signs of pregnancy? How soon after conception will a home pregnancy test work? — Bun In The Oven?, Burlington, VT

    The # 1 sign of pregnancy is a missed period. It might sound super obvious, but unless women are on the pill they can sometimes miscalculate their period and not recognize when they’re late. Other early symptoms include breast tenderness, darker areolas, morning sickness (aka vomiting or nausea), strong aversions to smells and foods, general fatigue, low back pain, constipation, and frequent urination. Keep reading »

    Is Beyonce Preggers With A Baby Z?

    As if we already didn’t know that famous people are allergic to birth control and condoms, the New York Daily News is reporting that Beyonce may be pregnant with Jay-Z’s love child and that may explain why they rushed to wed this past weekend. B’s sister Solange famously did the same when she married her now ex-hubby after she got knocked up. Fertile ovaries run in the family! [NY Daily News] Keep reading »

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