Pregnant woman cheered for refusing to chauffeur stepson around after birth
"That man's a walking red flag and it's quite sad that this woman will have to put up with his BS," commented one shocked Reddit user.
OTC birth control pill sparks surprising debate
The medical community is divided over the possible approval of an over-the-counter birth control pill, which also faces added political pressure.
Heartwarming clip shows stray cat in new home after giving birth to kittens
"Cat distribution system at work," one user said.
Man stealing sister-in-law's limelight at wedding backed: "Day was ruined"
"This was the baby's plan all along," one user said.
Internet applauds dad-to-be for his reaction to pregnant wife's birth plan
Several online criticized the wife in the latest viral post for her "toxic" behavior.
Cat who gave birth in woman's Jeep as she "felt safe" melts hearts
The car owner told Newsweek: "She gave birth to a total of six kittens, with three being calico. Hoping I can get the babies adopted once they are of age."
Fury as mother-in-law announces the birth of her grandchild before parents
A marriage and family expert told Newsweek: "When these boundaries are crossed, it can feel personal, painful, and disrespectful."
Dad prioritizing vacation with wife over attending grandkid's birth cheered
"You could not just rush home because traveling from another country doesn't work that way," one user said.
Coercive Birth Policies Have Devastating Impacts on People and the Planet
Pronatalism is ascendant worldwide, from China's three-child policy, to 120 countries, including the United States, restricting abortion and clamping down on family planning. Such policies may serve economic, nationalist, religious, and/or xenophobic agendas. In fact, their rise tracks with rising right-wing populism in many countries.
Woman keeping pregnancy "secret" until sister-in-law's baby shower dragged
The mom-to-be was accused of pulling a "stunt" at the baby shower for attention.
Man cheered for making roommate miss the birth of his baby: "Call the cops"
The roommate told him he would "never forgive" him after he blocked him from going to see his child being born.
Mom explains why she would save herself over her baby during labor
"I've been told I don't deserve my children," says a mom who says she'd rather medical staff save her life than her baby's in a medical emergency.
My husband is not the father of my baby—What should I do?
"He has been threatening to take her from me, even though he isn't her father!"
Perfectly lined up "milk drunk" rescue kittens melt hearts
"This is one of the most perfect litters I've ever seen. I would adopt them all, and Mama," said one TikToker.
New dad being "needy" with girlfriend after she gave birth sparks fury
"I [bet] this is the tip of an abuse iceberg," one user said.
'I was pregnant at the same time as my daughter, twice!'
A mom from California got pregnant at the same time as two of her adult daughters, and now her two grandchildren call her mom.
Reason mom is banning husband from baby's birth slammed as "idiocy"
"This seems like an overreaction," said one reply to the viral Reddit post.
Concerns grow for "vulnerable" baby gray whale born too far from safety
The calf was born in Dana Point, California, hundreds of miles away from the lagoons of Baja California, where these whales usually breed.
I thought it was cancer: Mom who gave birth at 49 on her miracle baby
"I went to the doctor expecting a menopause diagnosis and just two hours later, I was having an emergency ultrasound as they thought it might be cancer."
How long does dog pregnancy last? The signs your dog may be in labor
The best way to help your pregnant dog is to have everything ready in advance, so we asked veterinarians how to make birth as safe as possible for your dog.
Outrage as man dumps pregnant girlfriend after 8 years but "wants her baby"
"It sounds like this idiot and his girlfriend want to play house. Wishing you [the] best for a smooth and happy birth," one Mumsnet user wrote.
Woman kicking out her grieving sister to prioritize her foster kid backed
An estimated 23 million miscarriages occur every year worldwide, which equates to 44 pregnancy losses per minute, according to a 2021 study in The Lancet.
"House of the Dragon" "traumatic" birth scenes draw responses from midwives
One expert told Newsweek she can understand why viewers were upset by the scenes, but that midwives are trained "to keep birth safe."
Woman's reaction to Great Dane giving birth leaves internet in stitches
"I don't think you should be a labor and delivery nurse with that gag, but you still killed it!" one TikTok user commented.
Woman refusing to let mother-in-law be at birth for only grandson backed
"What was mom supposed to do? Leave the newborn on the bed for two days until mother-in-law came back?"
Woman who "ditched" grandchild's birth for wedding backed online: "Selfish"
"A wedding is not just a party," one commenter assured. "It's a once in a lifetime event."
Dad-to-Be Urged to Copy Name of Cousin's New Baby: 'Our Hearts Set on It'
"No one owns a name. Call your baby what you want." one user said.
Baby Shark Saved From Death as Man Takes Washed-Up Egg Home to Hatch
"I often find the eggs on the beach but this is the first time I've found one with a live shark in it," he told Newsweek.
Dog Gives Birth to Single Pup and the Pair Become 'Besties' in Viral Clip
"Mom wouldn't buy me one, so I made one," one online wit quipped after seeing the video.
Mom Praised for Telling 'Jealous' Sister She Hopes She 'Never Has Kids'
The mother became enraged when she found most baby items in her home destroyed by her sister.