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Hilary Duff had the placenta made into frozen cubes that she kept in her freezer to add into smoothies.

Hilary Duff ate her placenta in a ‘delightful’ smoothie after giving birth, but doctors think it’s a bad idea

On the "Informed Pregnancy" podcast, Hilary Duff said she ate her placenta in smoothies. But many doctors say the practice has no documented benefits.
Marijuana use among pregnant women has risen from 3 to 5% since 2002.

More women are using marijuana while pregnant, and it could be putting their babies at risk

A research letter published on Monday in JAMA Pediatrics reported that marijuana use among pregnant women has risen from 3% to 5% since 2002.
Kratom pills

A mom’s newborn went into withdrawal, and doctors think a mysterious supplement with a viral following could be to blame

A woman used kratom — a plant used to curb pain and opioid cravings — while pregnant. Now, her newborn may be suffering withdrawal symptoms.
Amy Schumer.

Amy Schumer said it’s ‘not fun’ being pregnant at the same time as Meghan Markle, who is ‘walking around in heels’ while...

While the Duchess of Sussex is "walking around in heels," Schumer said she's "barely wearing underwear."
Yiota Kouzoukas suffered from a retroverted uterus.

A woman’s baby bump grew backwards during pregnancy — here’s how it happened

Yiota Kouzoukas has a retroverted uterus, which is causing her baby bump to grow backwards. Here's what you need to know about the condition.
A father with his baby.

Fathers over 45 put the health of both babies and mothers at risk, according to a major new study

According to a major Stanford University study, men over 45 who father children are more likely to put both the health of the mother and baby at risk.
The Duchess of Cambridge with Prince George and Princess Charlotte.

Mothers should wait a year between giving birth and getting pregnant again, according to a new study

A new study suggests mothers don't need to wait 18 months between having a baby and getting pregnant again.
The internet is loving this mom's photo.

A mom of triplets shared a photo of her postpartum body on Instagram, and her followers love her honesty

Maria Nordø Jørstad, a mom of four, is being honest about her postpartum body and her followers are loving her for it.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry went to South Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia.

Meghan Markle reportedly said her pregnancy feels like ‘jet lag’ and has her doing 4:30 a.m. yoga

While visiting Australia on a royal tour, Meghan Markle opened up about her pregnancy. She reportedly said it felt like "jet lag."
Meijer pharmacist not pictured.

A woman says a pharmacist refused to give her medication her while she was having a miscarriage because he’s ‘a good Catholic male’

Rachel Peterson was prescribed a medication called misoprostol, which would complete her miscarriage — but she says a pharmacist refused to give her the medication or transfer it to another location. Now, she wants Meijer to take action.