Mothers who experience significant prenatal stress may have to deal with a lot more stress in years to come, as they might unintentionally be increasing their child's future risk for behavioral issues.
If you realize you are dreading checkups because you don't like your doctor, or you don't particularly trust his judgment, can you change prenatal caregivers - even during your pregnancy?
Breastfeeding your newborn should be easy and trouble-free for most mothers. An expert in the field offers a few ways nursing your baby can be made easier.
A lack of sleep during pregnancy doesn't just make the mom-to-be tired - it can make labor and delivery tougher, too.
Allowing a mom in labor more time to deliver her baby can cut the chance of cesarean delivery in half.
These four sheets of free printable pregnancy belly stickers in blue with red can make capturing your growing baby bump in pictures a little more fun!... Read more...
These four sheets of free printable pregnancy belly stickers in red with aqua can make capturing your growing baby bump in pictures a little more fun!... Read more...
Diabetes during pregnancy is difficult enough - but now it appears that breastfeeding moms may have an increased risk of a low breastmilk supply.
Who is having early elective births between 37 and 39 weeks gestation? Researchers crunched some numbers to find out.
A study has confirmed what many women have long suspected: pregnancy permanently changes the size and shape of a woman's feet.
Scientists continue to search for even better ways to overcome the challenges of infertility.
When will you give birth? Scientists have uncovered a signal to tell when a pregnant woman is about to start labor.
The kind of pelvic girdle pain that's so common during pregnancy may be able to be avoided if you start off right before you conceive.
Could more frequent sex increase your chance of getting pregnant? Research shows the answer is yes - but not just in the way you might expect.
Having a hard time with postpartum weight loss -- but aren't really sure why those post-baby pounds are so tough to get rid of?
Almost two-thirds of women who attempt a natural (vaginal) delivery - VBAC - after having a cesarean section for their first birth are successful.
A certain aspect of ultrasound technology could offer an early indicator of whether a pregnant woman is at risk of premature birth.
During pregnancy, fetal cells often take up residence in many areas of the mother's body, where they may benefit - or undermine - her health. Here's how.
Pregnant belly painting is a fun activity that's particularly suited for the third trimester of pregnancy!
Lesia Pettijohn and her husband, Jon, used a GoPro camera to capture the birth of their baby boy - right in the front passenger seat of their car.
Some antidepressants known as SSRIs taken during early pregnancy may be associated with an increased risk of birth defects, says a new medical study.