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Is Mariah Carey Pregnant?
By Monica Herrera | 11/17/2008 - 13:16

Does Mariah Carey have something to hide? The typically under dressed star was photographed while vacationing with hubby Nick Cannon in Mexico, and because she's wearing...wait for it!.. layers of clothing, gossip hounds are now abuzz over the possibility that Mimi may be with child.


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Salma Hayek: “I Can’t Stop” Breastfeeding
By Monica Herrera | 11/11/2008 - 10:58

We’ve seen those adorable mother-daughter photos, but we didn’t know quite how inseparable Salma Hayek and Valentina Paloma were until just now. The star recently confessed to London’s The Times that she's totally hooked on breastfeeding now 13-month old Valentina. “I’m like an alcoholic,” says Salma. “It’s like, I don’t care if I cry, I don’t care if I’m fat, I’m just gonna do it for one more week, one more month, and then, when I see how much good it is doing her, I can’t stop. Eet’s a very powerful thing.”


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Pregnancy Myths: Separating Fact from Fiction
By BabyCenter | 10/15/2008 - 12:21

Now that you're pregnant, you've probably heard lots of advice about things you should and shouldn't be doing. A lot of times in Latino culture, these beliefs are based on traditional superstitions. Abuelita
may take them quite seriously, and these old beliefs are a part of our cultural heritage—but, they can also give us a good laugh!


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The Dangers of Childhood Obesity
By Mariela Rosario | 10/13/2008 - 12:22


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The State of Latin Couples
By Mariela Rosario | 10/13/2008 - 12:13


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Speak No Evil
By Mariela Rosario | 10/13/2008 - 12:00


“God, I’m fat. I need to go on a diet.”

Children, especially girls, are constantly bombarded with messages about how they should look. Don’t contribute to the problem and potentially set off a lifetime of problems with negative body image. Talk about a healthy eating plan, but stay away from the word “diet.” Always stress the value of being healthy rather than being thin.


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The Best Way to Make Sure Los Ninos Succeed?
By Mariela Rosario | 10/13/2008 - 11:54

As the global marketplace shrinks, more companies than ever are going to want employees who can speak Spanish fluently. Fortunately, we just need a little determination (and a lot of patience) to teach our children Spanish. There’s no excuse for not giving your children the language skills they need to get ahead. Here’s how:


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Car Safety for Tots
By Mariela Rosario | 09/18/2008 - 12:49

If you were ever in a car accident during a routine errand run, would you be sure that your little one was safe in the back seat? In 2007, a study conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) showed as many as half of child passengers ages four to seven were not properly restrained, either using seat belts before they were ready (35%), or not restrained at all!


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Dolores dice...You Gotta Talk It Out
By Latina Staff | 07/22/2008 - 17:50

I Hate Sex!

Hola Dolores:

I have been married for about seven months, and I have come to the point where I hate sex! I used to love it when it was exciting and spontaneous. But now it’s like a job. I love my husband, but I think he expects sex from me every night. I feel suffocated all the time. I’m going loca over here, so please send me one of your famous consejos my was, por favor!

-Turning Frigid in Louisiana

Dear Frigid:


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Jessica Alba Has "Never Felt Less Sexy"
By smundhra | 07/10/2008 - 16:06

She may have had that pregnancy glow on her face, but Jessica Alba isn't thrilled with what impending motherhood has done to the rest of her. "I never felt less sexy," Jessica says to Cosmopolitan UK of her time as an expectant mom. "I mean, I wouldn't have changed it for the world ... but I wanted to get rid of all the weight."


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