Things We’ve Read: Week of Feb. 23, 2015

Mom Hands Them Each A Box. Inside? This Is HYSTERICAL! (Little Things): Two young sisters learn about their soon-to-be addition to the family, and their reactions are priceless, and so sweet!

Pregnancy Odor Reveals Unborn Baby’s Sex (Discovery): New research discovers that some (possibly all) female primates release a “pregnancy perfume” detecable by males.

This Is What Happens When 3 Dads Decide To Find Out What Pregnancy Is Really Like (HuffPost): In honor of their wives and own mothers, these three fathers are wearing pregnancy suits for a month and documenting the experience for a special Mother’s Day tribute.

Painkillers? Prozac? Brazilian Blowout? Hotline Counsels Pregnant Women On Risks (WBUR): MotherToBaby Hotline acts as a resource for pregnant women over the questions and health concerns of certain ingredients possibly harmful during pregnancy.

Beautiful Body Project: Photographer Captures What Real Women Look Like After Pregnancy (People): Photographer, Jade Beall embarks on her Beautiful Body Project by photographing the changes pregnancy makes to the female body in celebration of real women creating new life.

Senator seeks to increase maternity leave from two months to four months (Good Morning America): In another attempt by the Senate to extend maternity leaves, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV is hoping to double maternity leave benefits from 60 days to 120 days.

3 Powerful Ways to Win Your Child’s Respect (Yahoo): Dr. Todd Stone offers the three major lessons he’s learned thus far into parenthood.