By Sugey Palomares | 04/12/2012 - 12:38
A family in Argentina could breath a sigh of relief.
Analia Bouter gave birth to a premature baby who was pronounced dead 20 minutes after the birth, but was found alive in a morgue cooler 12 hours later. Several doctors declared the baby as a stillborn and approved for the infant to be sent directly to the morgue.
By Latina Staff | 04/09/2012 - 16:50
By: Araceli Cruz
They say kids are growing up way too fast these days, and today’s news about a 10-year-old Colombian girl giving birth just verifies that statement is a fact.
The young girl, whose name is being withheld due to privacy concerns, is one of the youngest in history to deliver a baby. The child was 5-pound, 5-ounce baby and was born via caesarean section.
The most astonishing part is that the girl didn’t even realize she was pregnant when she arrived at the hospital bleeding and experiencing contractions.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/30/2012 - 17:35
The new season of MTV's hit show 16 and Pregnant will feature Puerto Rican high school student, Briana DeJesus, from Orlando, Florida. The teen opens up about the harsh realities and challenges that come with being a teen mom.
According to The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, an estimated 52% of Latina teens got pregnant at least once before age 20 in 2009 - that's nearly twice the national average.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/14/2012 - 11:35
Jessica Alba shows off her daughters Haven, 7-months, and Honor, 3, for a picture perfect Parenting magazine cover. The Mexican actress, who plays an action-packed mother in Spy Kids, reveals that she is on the driver’s seat when it comes to disciplining her girls.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/12/2012 - 14:48
Take it from Madonna - motherhood is rough.
The pop star and single mother of four to half-Cuban daughter Lourdes, and half-British kids Rocco, David, and Mercy admits that some days are harder than others. Madonna, who split from her husband Guy Ritchie, revealed to The Sun that being a mom makes her feel like her "head is going to explode" at times.
By Amaris Castillo | 01/10/2012 - 12:07
For Jennifer Lopez, being a single mom is a huge balancing act.
By Amaris Castillo | 11/23/2011 - 11:24
As we’ve noticed, Jessica Alba is back to her svelte figure after giving birth to her second baby a few months ago, but it isn’t the product of locking herself in a gym.
In an interview with Us Weekly, the 30-year-old Mexican American actress said she didn’t gain as much weight with her second pregnancy with husband Cash Warren. Alba gave birth to baby Haven this past August.
By Amaris Castillo | 11/11/2011 - 14:00
Before they tore down the catwalk at the 2011 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show this week in New York City, we caught up with Alessandra Ambrosio and Adriana Lima about their little ones.
The gorgeous Brazilian Victoria’s Secret Models, both 30, shared cute tidbits about their daughters. Ambrosio described her 3-year-old daughter Anja as very girly.
By Lee Hernandez | 09/21/2011 - 16:49
On the new season of Grey's Anatomy (premiering Thursday at 9/8c), Grey's fans will get to know Sofia, the daughter of Sara Ramirez's character, Callie Torres. And when we spoke with Ramirez, the Mexican actress couldn't stop gushing about the twins who play Sofia—two adorable little girls named Ema, and Sara (like Ramirez herself).
By Latino Voices | 09/21/2011 - 14:15
"When I was in bed, I was begging the sheriff, 'Please let me free— at least one hand,' and he said, no, he didn't want to," Juana Villegas said in an interview with a local Nashville television station. She was describing the experience of being shackled to her hospital bed as she went into labor. Villegas gave birth in the sheriff's custody, after she was stopped by local police while driving without a valid license.