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

High-Intensity Workouts During Pregnancy: Safe or Sorry?

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

Why Pregnant Women Are So Tasty to Mosquitoes

5 tips for staying bite-free this summer.

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.

Arsenic: A Pregnancy Danger Lurking in Your Tap Water?

According to a recent study, you need to be more concerned about arsenic than you think--especially if you're pregnant--and it can lurk in totally unsuspecting places.

Flame Retardants in Furniture Lead to Poor Behavior in Kids

You'll never believe which unexpected type of product can reportedly cause behavioral issues in your children if you come in contact with it. Here's how to avoid it.

Why 40 Weeks?

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

10 Ways Poop Can Save the World

David Waltner-Toews shares some surprising research.

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?

What Your Placenta Has in Common with Your Mouth

New research uncovers some fascinating facts about the placenta.

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.

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.

Gaining Weight for Three

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

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.

A Pain In The Wrist

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

Can Low-Dose Aspirin Prevent Preeclampsia?

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

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.

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.

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

The Pregnancy Disorder That Three Out of Four Women Have

Constipation and other bowel problems affect 72 percent of pregnant women.

Zika is Dangerous in Any Stage of Pregnancy

According to a recent study, the Zika virus comes with dangerous side effects no matter what stage of pregnancy you're in when affected, so avoid it if you can.

Self-Care For Down There

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

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