Fit Pregnancy

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Fit Pregnancy
Editor-in-ChiefPeg Moline
FrequencyBimonthly
Total circulation
(December 2011)
503,577[1]
First issue 1993 (1993-month)
Final issueApril 2015 (print)
CompanyMeredith
CountryUSA
Based inNew York City
LanguageEnglish
Websitewww.fitpregnancy.com
ISSN1079-3615

Fit Pregnancy is a Web site for pregnant women and new mothers.

History[edit]

Fit Pregnancy was founded as a magazine in 1993 by Weider Publications as a spin-off of Shape Magazine. Weider Publications was acquired by American Media, Inc. in November 2002. In 2015, Fit Pregnancy was acquired by Meredith, who closed its print edition.[2]

Peg Moline is the magazine’s Editor-in-Chief.[3]

Fit Pregnancy offers advice and health information from OB/GYNs and Pediatricians, such as Dr. Jay Gordon,[4] Dr. Michel Cohen,[5] and FitPregnancy.com's Ask the Labor Nurse blogger Jeanne Faulkner.[6]

Fit Pregnancy's annual feature on The Best Cities to Have a Baby has been regularly featured on the NBC program Today. The magazine encourages breastfeeding, fitness, and regularly features a column on Environmentalism.

Awards[edit]

Magazine excellence:

Famous pregnancies[edit]

Celebrity pregnancies which have been featured in the magazine include: Jessica Alba, Gabrielle Reece, Courtney Thorne-Smith, Brooke Burke, Lara Spencer, Cindy Crawford, Alex Kingston, Ming-Na, Kelli Williams, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Jane Kaczmarek, Ana Gasteyer, Jenny McCarthy, Toni Braxton, Catherine Bell, Christa Miller Lawrence, Kimora Lee Simmons, Rachel Griffiths, Denise Richards, Kathryn Sansone, and Chynna Phillips.

Related articles, books, and DVDs[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "eCirc for Consumer Magazines". Audit Bureau of Circulations. Retrieved April 28, 2012.
  2. ^ Bill Mickey (2015-01-28). "Meredith Buys Shape From AMI for $60 Million". Folio:. Retrieved 2015-03-09.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  3. ^ Peg Moline Bio, FitPregnancy.com, 2007
  4. ^ Dr. Jay Gordon on the Huffington Post
  5. ^ Dr. Michel Cohen and The New Basics
  6. ^ Real Moms blogger Jeanne Faulkner
  7. ^ 2008 Maggie Award Winners, Western Publications Association, May, 2008
  8. ^ The New York Times: The End of Childbirth 101?
  9. ^ Get Your Body Back After Baby, Starring: Jennifer Gianni Director: Linda Shelton Rating
  10. ^ Your Complete Guide to a Fit Pregnancy, by FitPregnancy (Author), Peg Moline (Editor)