| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Bowie Community Theatre has double cause for celebrating its 47th season — a slate of shows and a new home for rehearsals at the city's Kenhill Center.
BCT President John Nunemaker says the new location offers adequate rehearsal and workshop...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:37 PM
Dan Schau was on the hunt for a second job when he came across an advertisement for sperm donations in a Seattle newspaper last year. The ad said men who qualified could receive free health coverage—and cash—for donating sperm at a local...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 1:53 PM
Khloe Kardashian has reportedly filed for divorce from Lamar Odom, her husband of a little more than four years.
The papers were filed Friday afternoon and cited the usual "irreconcilable differences," according to TMZ, which first reported the news....
| Oct 9, 2013
Becca and Steve Goering and Virginia Fetzer are expecting.
Fetzer, a Mundelein mother of two, expects to give birth to a boy at Highland Park Hospital on Jan. 29, and the Goerings, a Chicago couple, expect to bring that baby, their biological son, home....
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Katherine Warrick was 31 when she was blindsided by an aggressive form of breast cancer. Like many young adults, she simply had no time for it: She was a newlywed, finishing her first year of graduate school and working full time as a social worker....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:59 PM
A woman in Japan with a medical condition that ought to prevent her from having children has given birth to a healthy baby boy through a cutting-edge fertility treatment called in vitro activation, or IVA.
The woman was one of 27 to try the experimental...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Illustrator Jillian Tamaki and writer Mariko Tamaki remember what it feels like to be on the cusp of growing up, […]...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:45 PM
"Mother of George" is an unexpected gem about true love, infertility and a meddling mother-in-law. The couple under duress is part of Brooklyn's close-knit Nigerian immigrant community. Not a side of that borough we usually see.
But it is the kind of...
| Jul 31, 2013
It used to be that when a child received a cancer diagnosis, the focus was primarily an immediate one: To cure the child.
But over the last two decades, researchers have found that the cancer treatments that are so effective in saving children's lives...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:31 AM
How long a healthy pregnancy lasts can vary by as much as five weeks, even when doctors precisely determined the date of conception, a new study suggests.
Although the length of a healthy pregnancy is known to be variable, some of this variation was...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 2:45 PM
When it comes to getting pregnant, the size of your data does matter.
That's the premise behind Glow, an app for the iPhone and iPad that couples can use to figure out the best time to try to get pregnant.
The app predicts a woman's chances of...