Celebrity Baby Blog / Lisa Ling

Lisa Ling: Why I Regret Having a Scheduled C-Section with My Second Daughter

09/21/2016 at 03:30 PM ET

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Lisa Ling looks back at her second pregnancy with one regret: her elective C-section.

In her digital series, This is Birth, Ling, 43, examines the “high-tech, high-cost, high-stakes ways” people choose to give birth in the United States — and includes her own pregnancy stories along the way.

The first part of the series features cesarean sections, and Ling opens up about her own experience with two c-sections, one non-elective and the other elective.

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Sweet #sibLINGS! Lisa Ling Shares Adorable Photo of Daughters Jett and Ray

06/17/2016 at 01:30 PM ET

Lisa Ling might be busy juggling parenting duties to daughters Jett, 3, and Ray, 11 days, but she still finds the time to share photos of her gorgeous children with the world.

On Friday, the journalist and author, 42, took to Instagram to post a sweet black-and-white snap of Jett cradling her newborn sister.

A series of rainbow emojis was the only caption Ling felt was needed, which perfectly describes the look on Jett’s face as she gazes down at Ray lovingly.

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Lisa Ling Welcomes Daughter Ray

06/06/2016 at 08:30 PM ET

Lisa Ling just broke one of the biggest stories of her life: She’s a mom again!

The award-winning journalist and her husband Dr. Paul Song, a biotech firm president and oncologist, welcomed their second child on Monday, June 6.

Daughter Ray Ling Song arrived via c-section, weighing 6 lbs. 12 oz. The family is “doing great,” Song tells PEOPLE.

The host of CNN’s original documentary series This Is Life with Lisa Ling shared some clever wordplay in her Instagram caption on the day of her child’s birth writing, “Symbolic RAYs of light tonight. #imminent,” along with a photo of clear skies and shining sun.

Lisa Ling welcomes daughter Ray
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Lisa Ling Admits She’s Not Ready for Second Child: ‘I Am Utterly Stressed’

05/21/2016 at 02:15 PM ET

Lisa Ling is not ready for her second child.

At Step Up’s 2016 Inspiration Awards in Beverly Hills, California, on Friday, the 42-year-old journalist admitted to PEOPLE she’s bypassed the nesting phase.

“I am utterly stressed,” the This Is Life star said. “We are totally unprepared. I’m terrified!”

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Lisa Ling Expecting Second Child

12/14/2015 at 05:35 PM ET

There’s another baby on the way for Lisa Ling.

The journalist is expecting her second child with her husband, oncologist and biotech firm president Paul Song, a CNN rep confirms to PEOPLE.

Ling, 42, and Song, 50, are already parents to 2½-year-old daughter Jett.

“She’s incredibly independent,” the host of This Is Life with Lisa Ling, which wrapped its second season on Sunday, has said of her little girl. “She insists on picking out all her own clothes.”

Lisa Ling Pregnant Expecting Second Child Paul Song Getty

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Lisa Ling: Motherhood Makes Me ‘Think Twice’ About My Assignments

10/29/2014 at 02:00 PM ET

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Lisa Ling is known for being a courageous journalist — and not surprisingly daughter Jett has the same strong spirit.

“She’s incredibly independent,” Ling told reporters Tuesday at the International Women’s Media Foundation‘s 25th Anniversary Courage in Journalism Awards in Beverly Hills, California. “She insists on picking out all her own clothes at [19-months-old].”

However, Ling says, her baby girl is just following in the footsteps of the females in her family.

“Her mother, both of her grandmothers, all of her aunts are fiercely independent women, so I shouldn’t have expected anything else,” she says. “I just didn’t think it would happen at one.”

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