Labor and Delivery
The unexpected must-have for sore, healing postpartum moms? Condoms. Seriously--you'll want to stock up on condoms. Here's why.
Have you ever wondered what it looks like when a baby is born via C-section? If so, here's your (extremely) revealing visual.
If you're overdue, can you safely speed things along on your own? Our experts weigh in.
From C-section scar healers to postpartum nutrition--and of course, lots and lots of pelvic support--these items will help ease your postpartum recovery so you can focus on your new little one.
Try these positions to ease your pain and discomfort during contractions.
From the first contractions through transition and birth, we get the lowdown on labor stages from Lamaze.
New research shows that confidence is key when it comes to childbirth. Here are the most common labor and delivery fears from moms-to-be--and how you can face them down.
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A Fit Pregnancy editor takes us behind the scenes at the C-section delivery of her twins.
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Your jaw will drop.
Four things that drip, itch, leak, spot and discharge during pregnancy that could signal labor or a problem (but are probably no big deal.)
Healthy habits to practice in your third trimester.
A universal symptom that probably means you're OK
Cause for worry, or not so much? Polyhydramnios (high fluid) is a rare condition, but here's what you need to know about it.
These 8 hospitals, with their cutting-edge amenities, are making celebrities, like Gwyneth Paltrow, and non-celebrity moms alike feel pampered as they push.
Try these simple, natural pain management techniques as your labor progresses.
Every mom needs to have her hospital bag packed and ready for the big day. So, what's in your bag? Think comfort. Think essentials. And think stress-free as possible. Check out our list of must-have products.
How breathing may be the only parenting tool you need
While yoga is an excellent low-impact workout for pregnancy, it's important to keep certain things in mind before attempting a standing flow practice.
How to start working your birth plan during pregnancy.
Smart packing is in the bag.
Your due date has come and gone. Here's how passing the 40-week mark can affect your pregnancy and delivery.
What you need to do before you give birth, broken down by trimesters and weeks.