Modern Mami: My Beautiful Baby Shower! (PHOTOS)
Modern Mami: My Beautiful Baby Shower! (PHOTOS)
By Kristina Guerrero | 06/27/2013 - 14:04

Baby showers are awesome! There.  I said it.  I was torn. I felt a little guilty registering for gifts knowing that I was essentially asking my friends and family to buy me things. I was like a kid writing to Santa Claus

Dear Santa,

Please buy me a stroller. It’s black and silver. It costs 100 dollars. Also, I know it’s expensive but a breast pump would be great, too. I’ve made buying me gifts easy. I’m registered at Babies"R"Us. I promise to be good for the rest of the year.


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The Voice Christina Milian
EXCLUSIVE: Shakira & Christina Milian Dish on Mommyhood & Fave Foods (Video)
By Brittany Valadez | 06/19/2013 - 12:49

All good things must come to an end; well, at least for now. Tuesday night’s The Voice finale was a bittersweet evening, with team Blake’s Danielle Bradbery crowned winner, while at the same time, saying goodbye to judges Shakira and Usher.


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Shakira on The Voice
EXCLUSIVE: Shakira Talks Family & Mommy Advice For Fergie (VIDEO)
By Brittany Valadez | 05/30/2013 - 14:56

Nothing radiated The Voice’s red carpet more than a stunning Shakira dressed in a golden-green metallic dress, her hair straightened to accentuate her beautiful, contagious smile.


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Latino Quintuplets Born Healthy in Utah
Latino Quintuplets Born Healthy in Utah
By Amaris Castillo | 05/30/2013 - 11:11

Guillermina Garcia must be one proud mami. The 34-year-old Utah woman gave birth to a healthy set of quintuplets this past weekend, Fox News Latino reports.


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dangerous foods for babies
The 10 Most Dangerous Foods For Babies
By Irina Gonzalez | 05/26/2013 - 10:00

We know that when it comes to your little ones, safety always comes first. Lately we’ve lately been hearing the question of “what foods are dangerous for my baby?” from you newer mamis out there. As your precious bundle grows up, there are some foods that you should definitely be VERY careful about feeding. In fact, these are the 10 most dangerous foods for babies that you should be avoiding right now. Be careful, chicas! 


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Pregnant Woman
Latina Teen Pregnancy Rate Down 40 Percent
By Sugey Palomares | 05/24/2013 - 10:27

A new report released by the CDC confirms that Latina teen pregnancy is down by 40 percent. The report’s lead author, Brady Hamilton, found significant drops in all states, but the Mountain States of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada and Utah saw rates decrease by 30 percent or more.


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Kristina Guerrero
Modern Mami: My Pregnancy Survival Kit!
By Kristina Guerrero | 05/23/2013 - 12:59

Ever wondered what you would absolutely have to have in order to survive if you were stranded on a deserted island? That’s how I sometimes feel now that I’m pregnant.

Here are the five items in my pregnancy survival kit!


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Autism Speaks Targets Black & Latino Families in New Ad
Autism Speaks Targets Black & Latino Families in New Campaign
By Samantha Leal | 05/22/2013 - 10:41

A recent CDC study pointed out that the largest increase in the number of children diagnosed with autism is Hispanic and African-American children. So it's no surprise that Autism Speaks, the autism advocacy organization, is working to educate Hispanic and Latino families about autism -- starting with a series of ads aimed at them. 


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The 20 Greatest Lessons We’ve Learned from Our Moms
By Amaris Castillo | 05/12/2013 - 09:03

Someone did say mothers know best. In honor of this upcoming Mother’s Day, we took to our Facebook page to ask Latina.com readers about the greatest lessons taught to them by their Mamis.

We were touched to receive a flood of comments filled with everything from tenderly sweet words to harsher stand-straight-and-face-this-God-forsaken-world kind of advice.


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It’s Time to Address Teen Pregnancy in our Communities
By Vanessa Gonzalez-Plumhoff | 05/10/2013 - 12:31

I’m often asked why I decided to move across the country to work for Planned Parenthood.  Ultimately, the reason was simple; it’s personal. 

When I was 16, living in rural west Texas, I learned firsthand why it’s so important that women have access to birth control from high-quality health centers. I learned the hard way.


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