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Dec 17, 2013, 09:00 ET 2014 Baby Name Predictions: 5 Trends Say Goodbye to Aiden and Jayden

 2013 was definitely a banner year for outrageous baby names. 2014 is shaping up to be the year that pushes the boundaries of what was...


Dec 10, 2013, 09:00 ET Women's Choice Pharmaceuticals Partners with Pregnancy Site, Belly Ballot

 Women's Choice Pharmaceuticals (WCP), the Arizona based women's health company and maker of Nestabs DHA and Belly Ballot, one of the largest...


Oct 08, 2013, 09:00 ET Yes Way, Jose! Fall 2013 Baby Name Predictions…Hispanic is Caliente

There's a new baby name trend emerging across the United States…with a South of the Border flair.  As Hispanic population increases...


Aug 28, 2013, 21:48 ET Baby Names Celebrating Workers' Rights this Labor Day

Most Americans view Labor Day as a celebration ending the summer, or the extra holiday they get in September to BBQ or take a long weekend....


Jul 29, 2013, 07:30 ET Pregnant couple gets 1,000 votes crowdsourcing baby name online

A Florida couple has crowdsourced the choice of their first born child's name to friends, family, and complete strangers online. After recently...


Jan 31, 2013, 02:50 ET Top 10 Valentine's Names from Movies We Love

A romantic name is like a song.  Upon hearing it, the same warm feelings we felt from memories long ago are vividly conjured up again. As...


Dec 27, 2012, 16:13 ET Baby Names Predictions for 2013 - 5 Trends That Will Shock You

One might think that we have seen it all – last year brought a lot of outrageous baby names.  It would appear this is only the tip of...


Dec 05, 2012, 12:00 ET Mackenzie and Ayden? That's so April 2012: Start-Up Tracks Real-Time Baby Name Trends

Popularity trends are a huge influence when it comes to naming a child.  For decades, parents have solely relied on the annual Social Security...


Aug 08, 2012, 06:00 ET Austin Startup Taps Growing Angel Investment Trend...The Mommy Investor

A new social startup is targeting a fast growing angel investment community for their funding round...The "Mommy Investor." Belly Ballot,...


Jul 10, 2012, 08:00 ET Choosing Baby Names Via Social Media? Definitely, Says New Startup

 There's a new twist on baby names…making the process social.  Belly Ballot, a new social startup out of Austin, allows expecting...