There is, arguably, more superstition surrounding pregnancy than any other so-called "medical condition." To separate fact from fiction, we examined the science behind the hearsay.
Pregnancy lasts nine months.
"It's actually more
How long a healthy pregnancy lasts can vary by as much as five weeks, even when doctors precisely determined the date of conception, a new study suggests.
Although the length
A new report looks at the percentage of women who were in 36 states and Washington D.C obese before becoming pregnant. The
Nearly 1 in 4 women now are obese when they become pregnant, according to a new study that includes information from most of the United States.
Researchers analyzed birth certificates from 36 states
For some women, that joyful time when a warm and snuggly newborn has finally arrived can be mixed with emotions about the changes in their own bodies, and many of these women have questions about how
Gaining weight during pregnancy is both natural and essential. But limiting the weight gained during pregnancy to a healthy amount is a whole other story, and the old adage "eating for two" certainly
Pregnancy Loss: Finding a Miracle Amidst the Pain
I saw it plain as day: “pregnant” written out in digital form on a stick!
Me! Pregnant! At 42!