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?
Black women are equally, if not more, likely to experience infertility than white women - but they often cope with it in silence and isolation.
A lack of sleep during pregnancy doesn't just make the mom-to-be tired - it can make labor and delivery tougher, too.
Little attention has been given to the sexual dynamics of couples as they navigate infertility and treatments like IVF.
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.
A study found that noninvasive prenatal testing using cell free DNA (cfDNA) reduced the rate of false positive results for fetal trisomies 21 and 18.
This free printable baby name checklist will help you narrow your list down to come up with the perfect baby name.
Impending fatherhood can lower two hormones in men, even before their babies are born, a study has found.
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.
Almost two-thirds of women who attempt a natural (vaginal) delivery - VBAC - after having a cesarean section for their first birth are successful.
Research as found many benefits of skin-to-skin contact between mothers and newborns immediately after birth, particularly after cesarean section.
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!