"Our bodies are no one's business, pregnant or not. Self-worth is not defined by our shape, number on the scale or size of clothing."
"Amanda, you are strong, amazing and you're going to be the best momma to that little boy. Jesse will always be watching over."
"She didn't even message me to confirm or anything - we could have miscarried by now and she had told everyone anyway."
A model who goes by MeccaThaModel on Instagram partnered with photographer Ricky Codio to do a stunning pregnancy photo shoot with body paint.
Tennis superstar Serena Williams posed nude in Vanity Fair and more recently did another revealing pose for a popular Australian publication, Stellar.
Model Sarah Stage celebrated her third trimester of pregnancy in a sexy, strappy orange bikini that showcased her killer set of abs.
It takes a special kind of body pride to show off a bare pregnant belly in a semiformal public setting. But a few celebs have pulled off the look beautifully.
"The only reason to stop seems to be the disapproval of others. And I will not let the disapproval of others dictate my choices.”
Experts now warn that moms-to-be who believe in the “one for me, one for the baby” eating plan could risk harming their health and the health of their baby.
When heavily pregnant Samantha Bulmer was rushed to hospital in excruciating back pain, it wasn’t because of her contractions.
Janelle Salazar posted a message to her 600,000 Instagram followers, illustrating well that C-sections, while perhaps not as lengthy as giving birth naturally, are still painful procedures. Janelle Salazar wants you to know that having a cesarean operation is hardly the easy way of giving birth. The personal trainer and Instagram influencer — she boasts well over 600,000 followers on the social media platform — recently gave birth to her third child and had to undergo an emergency C-section.
One month after their birth, Beyoncé posed in an elaborate tableau with her newborn twins, Sir and Rumi Carter, and shared it on Instagram.
Model Sarah Stage is famed for her supremely toned tummy, but the popular Instagram star is no stranger to body criticism.
A pregnant local news anchor who is usually what she calls “thick skinned” decided to take a critic to task this week after being told that her slowly growing body is starting to look “disgusting” on TV.
Stretch marks around the abdomen are quite common for women during pregnancy, and many women tend to look for ways to cover them up. “I went 8 months with only two or three little stretch marks and then BAM! Woke up like this,” wrote the mom, known as _healthy_fit_mama on Instagram. I went 8 months with only two or three little stretch marks and then BAM! Woke up like this .
A pregnant Serena Williams posed nude on the August 2017 cover of Vanity Fair, following in the footsteps of Demi Moore, Jessica Simpson, Mariah Carey, and Cindy Crawford. Annie Leibovitz took the snaps of the 35-year-old athlete, who was photographed from the side, with her long dark tresses flowing loosely down her back.