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Lower East Side »

Doughnut Plant Demoted Employee Because She Was Pregnant, Lawsuit Says

Mekhala Sofsky claims the bakery discriminated against her when she was pregnant with her daughter.

Upper East Side »

Strollers Double as Fitness Equipment in Workout Sessions for Moms

Fit4Mom lets mothers take their babies to intense cardio and strength workouts.

East Harlem »

Grant Seeks to Slow Unintended Pregnancies in The Bronx, Harlem

A March of Dimes grant will steer women away from multiple pregnancies over a short time period.

Kips Bay »

City Kids Born on Sept. 20 Have Most Popular Birthday

DNAinfo pored through eight years of birth data to find the patterns in New York moms' delivery dates.

Park Slope »

New Arts-Focused Support Group Aims to Give Park Slope Moms 'Calm'

The group will use art activities to process the experience of being a new or expectant mom.

TriBeCa »

Woman Gives Birth to Baby Boy in Holland Tunnel

Port Authority agents helped deliver a New Jersey couple's baby boy in the Holland Tunnel.

Kips Bay »

NYU Hospital Closure Leaves Expectant Moms Scrambling

With NYU Langone Medical Center closed through the end of the year, parents need to make new birth plans.

New York City »

Safe Fitness Tips for Expectant Moms

Kristi Molinaro has advice for moms-to-be who want to stay fit and be safe.

Bushwick »

Teen Mom in First Class of CUNY's New Community College

Ayana Rosado, 18, is one of the New Community College's 300 students this fall.

Manhattan »

Pfizer Birth Control Pills Recalled Because of Increased Pregnancy Risk

Pfizer is recalling over 1 million packets after a packaging error that could increase pregnancy risk.

Downtown »

Michal the Girl Memorial Concert 'Bittersweet' For Grieving Husband

Friends and fellow musicians remembered singer Michal the Girl, who died in childbirth on Nov. 25. 

Manhattan »

Federal Judge Halts Pregnancy Center Legislation

The legislation, set to take effect Thursday, would have forced emergency pregnancy centers to disclose whether they provide abortions, among other information.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Logos With a Message: LES High Schoolers Design T-Shirts Exposing Social Issues

Seniors from New Design High School displayed their year-end projects tackling issues like youth pregnancy and obesity.

Manhattan »

Pregnant Women Would Get Free Parking Under Council Plan

A City Councilman is proposing parking privileges for women with difficult pregnancies.

Manhattan »

Mariah Carey Is Having Twins

Carey's husband Nick Cannon Announced the double pregnancy on his New York radio show Thursday.