Pregnancy News

Cleaning During Pregnancy: Redistribute the Chores

Certain households tasks are going to be off-limits at some point in your pregnancy

How Third-Trimester Exercise Benefits Your Baby

It's never too late to start moving

Listeria Outbreak Linked to Raw Milk Consumption

An investigation of a listeria outbreak from 2014 appears to have been caused by the consumption of raw milk. Here's what the CDC recommends going forward.

Listeria Outbreak Reported from Bagged Salad

There is a scary listeria outbreak happening that reportedly originated from Dole salad bags produced in Springfield, Ohio. Here's what you need to know about it.

Why Pregnant Women Are So Tasty to Mosquitoes

5 tips for staying bite-free this summer.

High-Intensity Workouts During Pregnancy: Safe or Sorry?

Understanding risks, and taking precautions, are key to staying safe while getting your prenatal sweat on.

Gaining Weight for Three

When you're expecting twins, adding pounds earlier is a good thing.

Zika Virus in Pregnancy: OBGYNs Answer Your Questions

We went to two OBGYNs with our questions about the Zika virus in pregnancy, traveling, avoiding the illness and how it can affect your baby. Here's what they said.

Bad News: Zika Really Does Cause Microcephaly

It's easy to blame the rise in this scary birth defect on conspiracy theories surrounding pesticides and vaccinations, but the truth is it really is caused by the Zika virus.

Fun Ways to Announce Your Pregnancy

When you get that positive pregnancy test, you can't wait for the next milestone: telling your family and friends. Check out the fun ways these expectant parents shared their big baby news.

14 Decorated Baby Bumps You Should See

From halloween "bumpkins" to henna tattoo masterpieces: Pregnant bellies seem to be an irresistible blank canvas. Would you decorate yours?

A Pain In The Wrist

10.26.11 Your new bundle of joy could be taking a toll on your joints

Woman With Zika Gives Birth to Healthy Baby

It looks like the Zika virus might not cause birth defects in every case. One woman gave birth to a perfectly healthy baby after being infected with the virus.

The Best Postpartum Birth Control

Considering a birth control implant or IUD? Eight things you need to know.

Can Low-Dose Aspirin Prevent Preeclampsia?

Plus, when you should pop a blood-thinner, and when you should pass.

Why 40 Weeks?

New research supports current guidelines for a full-term pregnancy.

Self-Care For Down There

Moms, don't forget some extra TLC for your nether regions after a vaginal delivery.

Pets, Pregnancy and Your Baby's Allergy Risk

Keeping Rover and Fluffy around while you're expecting is a boon for your little one's health

Is the Secret to a Healthy Pregnancy in Mom's Egg?

New research finds a mom's egg cell has even more control over a pregnancy's health that previously thought--and could determine whether you can have a baby later.

Skin Tags During Pregnancy

Most moms-to-be will see changes in their skin while they're expecting, including these small growths.

Woman Denied Miscarriage Care at Catholic Hospital Fights Back

Tamesha Means sued the religious organizations behind a Catholic hospital after they refused to give her treatment when her water broke at 18 weeks pregnant.

'Pregnancy Band' Allows Dad to Feel Baby's Kicks

5 more ways to encourage daddy bonding.

Mom-to-Be Has Emotional Gender Reveal Using Hair Dye

This creative mom did something pretty bold (and stylish) to reveal her child's gender--would you ever do this?

Pregnancy Over 40 Increases Risk for Stroke and Heart Attack

A new study presents some alarming findings for older moms' cardiovascular risk later in life, namely stroke and heart attack, but here's what you can do about it.

Implants Mess With A New Mom's Mind

Don't worry about your breast implants if you want to breastfeed, experts say.

Getting the Whooping Cough Vaccine While You're Pregnant Could Save Your Baby's Life

New guidelines for the use of Tdap for pregnant women.

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