Why has Eva Mendes been hiding her baby bump for so long? A new report has revealed that the actress isn’t actually hiding — she’s on bed rest, by strict order from her doctors. Eek. Is Eva okay?
Eva Mendes, 40, is not hiding her pregnancy, folks. It turns out that the girlfriend of Ryan Gosling, 33, reportedly hasn’t been out and about as usual because, unfortunately, her doctors have her on bed rest as a pregnancy precaution.
Eva Mendes Is Not Hiding Her Pregnancy — Report
You read that right, ladies and gentleman.
Believe it or not, Eva has not been “hiding” for four months. Instead, it turns out that she is just being extremely careful and following doctors orders, reports OK magazine‘s. July 28 issue.
This begs the question: why would Eva be on bed rest? Don’t be too worried just yet. There are lots of reasons why a pregnant woman would be on bed rest during her second trimester.
Well, as some HollyMoms may know, pregnant women are prescribed bed rest to prevent complications during pregnancy.
Additionally, bed rest may be recommended to patients because it can help increase the baby’s birth weight.
We do have to point out that this is also Eva’s first pregnancy, and she is 40 years old. While it is not impossible for a woman her age to have a baby, being pregnant at and after 40 does come with increased risks.
Ryan’s Ex Girlfriend Rachel McAdams ‘Devastated’ Over Eva’s Pregnancy
Apparently, his ex-girlfriend Rachel McAdams, 35, was upset about it as well. You can find out exactly how Rachel feels about Ryan and Eva’s exciting baby news by checking out HollywoodLife.com‘s previous article.
What do you think, HollywoodLifers — Are you surprised to hear that Eva was on bed rest? Let us know your thoughts below!
— Stephanie Bray