Results for "Pregnancy"

Better Me
How to Recognize and Treat an Ectopic Pregnancy
In the early stages of pregnancy, a fertilized egg implants itself in the protective lining of the uterus and begins the growth process until birth. However,...
Oct 19
Advise Me
Is It Safe to Take Antibiotics While I’m Pregnant?
When you’re pregnant, there’s usually a laundry list of to-dos and not-to-dos for the nine months you’re growing a baby or babies. On the list of no-nos...
Oct 09
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11 Infertility Myths and the Facts Behind Them
A lot of couples face infertility. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 6% of American women ages 15-44 aren’t able to get...
Sep 26
Better Me
Pregnancy Fatigue: What’s Normal and What’s Not
Are you dragging these days? Does a nap sound fantastic right now? Life can be exhausting at times, but especially when you’re pregnant. It’s totally normal...
Sep 20
Advise Me
How Long Should I Wait to Try and Get Pregnant Again?
Do you have baby fever … again? You’re still getting the hang of late-night feedings and swaddling, but you and your partner are anxious to add another...
Sep 02
Teach Me
When Should I Worry About Cramping During My Pregnancy?
When you’re pregnant, your body undergoes many changes as it makes room for your little one (or two or more!). While some of these changes may be no big...
Aug 28
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How to Beat this Sleep Problem That Strikes Pregnant Women
When you’re pregnant, parents with babies will tell you to sleep while you can. And it’s true that you’re about as likely to get a good night’s sleep with...
Jul 30
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Rh Factor: How Does It Affect Your Pregnancy?
If you’ve just found out you’re pregnant, one of the first – and most important – tests you’ll take is a blood-type test. This simple test not only tells...
Jul 29
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10 Do’s and Don’ts for Helping a Friend Through Infertility and Pregnancy Loss
For many couples wanting to have children, the process of getting pregnant seems simple enough. Do the deed around the time of ovulation, and voila! conception....
Jul 16
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Planning for Pregnancy: Your Pre-Pregnancy Checklist
Do you have baby fever? You and your partner may be ready to get to work on babymaking, but are you ready for pregnancy? Just as there are nine months...
Jul 01