Broadsides: Being Pregnant Is Making Your Kids Fat!

  • Is there ever a time in a woman's life when she doesn't have to obsess over her weight? Apparently not. According to a new study, women who gained the normal, recommended amount of weight during their pregnancies were four times as likely to have overweight toddlers. [CNN]
  • More baby news: The UK government is cracking down on the amount of IVF treatments British women can undergo. At least there will be fewer double-wide strollers clogging up the streets of London! [Feministing]
  • A woman who is breastfeeding her 7-year-old daughter. [Babble]
  • Kim Masters weighs in on the misogynist, disturbing promo ads for the upcoming film Captivity. [Slate]