Postnatal Health

How Long It Takes Your Belly to Go Down After Birth

A postpartum weight-loss timeline.

Tips for How to Lose the Baby Weight

7 surefire ways to get back into shape after having your baby.

Postpartum Care Kit For New Moms

Eight must-have postpartum products every new mother needs to recover from delivery.

The Difference Between the Baby Blues and Postpartum Depression

What 70 percent of new moms need to know.

Beyond The 'C'

Expert advice on recovering from a Cesarean section.

Your Changing Body After A C-Section

Yes, recovering from a Cesarean section hurts--it's major surgery!

Oh, Your Aching Head

Postpartum headaches can be painful. What to do and how to prevent them from coming back.

Your Postpartum Body: What to Expect and What to Do

Our experts--doctors, trainers and physical therapists--will help guide you, body part by body part, through this strange new land.

Get in Shape with Mountain Climbers

Mountain climbers might just be considered the perfect postnatal workout. Once you get your doc's OK, incorporate these into your exercise routine.

Ice Skater: Perfect Postnatal Exercise

Ice skaters are a great way to tone your whole body. While they can be done in pregnancy, they're even better as a workout to get your body back after baby.

The Pregnancy Problem (Down There) That No One Talks About

We expect many body changes whenever we get pregnant, we just don't expect vaginal varicose veins (gulp!) to be one of them.

Kendra Wilkinson Celebrates Mother's Day by Flaunting Her Stretch Marks

"Look what my two babies did."

Hayden Panettiere Checks Back into Rehab for Postpartum Depression

The 'Nashville' actress announced the news herself.

Why You Want a Healthy BMI a Year After Baby

Women who had a higher BMI one year postpartum were more likely to have pelvic organ prolapse, per a new study. Here's why shedding your pregnancy weight matters.

New Parents More Sleep-Deprived Than We Thought

Think you're the only new mom who routinely gets just an hour of uninterrupted sleep? Think again.

Your Post-Baby Checkup

It's vital that every woman has a postpartum checkup.

Chrissy Teigen Says Goodbye to 'Pregnancy Glow' in Makeup-Free Selfie

Is the pregancy glow even a real thing though?

Should You Worry About Uterine Prolapse (Or Pelvic Organ Prolapse)?

The symptoms of pelvic prolapse--and how to treat it.

Birthday Suit Bonus

Skin-to-skin contact benefits both mom and baby.

Inspiring Photo Series Proves the Breastfeeding Struggle is Real

Having trouble breastfeeding? These stunning pictures will make you feel a little less alone.

Bad Hair Days

Are your lustrous locks falling out now that baby is here? Find out why, when it happens and when to start worrying.

Real Moms Talk: Did I Just Pee My Pants?

Six real women share their postpartum leaking stories.

Believe It or Not, Postnatal Anxiety Is More Common Than Postpartum Depression

A new study says doctors may not be paying enough attention to the staggering number of new moms who are suffering from anxiety disorders.

Six-Pack Mom Drops Baby Weight in No Time

The model who made headlines for keeping her impressive six-pack abs intact throughout her pregnancy shows off her post-baby body, and it's ripped.