All Articles for Prenatal Care

Traveling with a Baby Bump
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Traveling with a Baby Bump

The essential info if you’ve caught the travel bug while pregnant.

Your Voice: Music to Your Unborn Baby’s Ears
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Your Voice: Music to Your Unborn Baby’s Ears

The sounds of everyday life can help prepare your baby for life in the world.

Counting Your Baby’s Kicks
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Counting Your Baby’s Kicks

Connect with your baby and learn know what’s normal for her.

Time to Register! Use This Baby Registry Checklist
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Time to Register! Use This Baby Registry Checklist

Take this handy guide along when you start your baby registry.

Medication and Pregnancy: 7 Life-Saving Questions You Need to Ask
Baby on the WayPrenatal CareMedications

Medication and Pregnancy: 7 Life-Saving Questions You Need to Ask

Can I still take medicine while I’m pregnant? If it helps me, but it’s bad for the baby, what should I do?

Birth Defects: Know the Facts
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Birth Defects: Know the Facts

Learn how to lower your risk and how genetic counseling can help.

Postpartum Depression: Temporary and Treatable
Baby on the WayEmotional HealthPrenatal CareDepression

Postpartum Depression: Temporary and Treatable

Find out if what you’re experiencing is more than just “baby blues.”

The Risks of Diabetes That Starts During Pregnancy
DiabetesBaby on the WayPrenatal Care

The Risks of Diabetes That Starts During Pregnancy

Gestational diabetes, when not controlled, can have a lasting impact on mother’s and baby’s health.

Decisions, Decisions: Finding the Best Day Care for Your Child
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Decisions, Decisions: Finding the Best Day Care for Your Child

How to choose a safe, supportive place for baby to play and grow.

Let’s Talk Pregnancy Testing: Amniocentesis
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Let’s Talk Pregnancy Testing: Amniocentesis

What it is — and why your doctor might suggest you get one.

The Headaches of Pregnancy
Baby on the WayHeads UpPrenatal CareHeadaches

The Headaches of Pregnancy

How to prevent and control one of the pains you can expect when you’re expecting.

Pre-eclampsia: Know the Signs!
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Pre-eclampsia: Know the Signs!

Protect yourself and your baby with proper care and treatment.

What You Need to Know About Infant Allergies
How to Manage Allergies and Asthma While You’re Pregnant
Baby on the WayAllergies, Asthma and Lung HealthPrenatal CareAsthmaAllergies

How to Manage Allergies and Asthma While You’re Pregnant

You’re breathing for two. Learn how to manage your asthma or allergies during pregnancy.

Zika Virus & Pregnancy: What You Need to Know
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Zika Virus & Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Learn how to protect yourself and your baby from this new concern.

Will Your Pregnancy Be High Risk? Plan Ahead
We’re in This Together: Your Partner's Role in Breastfeeding
Baby CareBreastfeedingPrenatal Care

We’re in This Together: Your Partner's Role in Breastfeeding

Your partner doesn’t have to feel left out — or even jealous — when you breastfeed.

The Who-Where-How: Making Choices for Your Baby’s Birth
Baby on the WayPrenatal CareLabor and Delivery

The Who-Where-How: Making Choices for Your Baby’s Birth

It’s decision time! What are the best choices for your labor and delivery?

The Pain of Ectopic Pregnancy
Baby on the WayGetting PregnantInfertilityPrenatal Care

The Pain of Ectopic Pregnancy

Know the signs of this dangerous condition.

The First Look: Are Ultrasounds Safe and Necessary?
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The First Look: Are Ultrasounds Safe and Necessary?

Ready to meet your baby for the first time? Know the risks and benefits of prenatal ultrasound.

Surviving Bed Rest Without Losing Your Sanity
Baby on the WayPrenatal CareLabor and Delivery

Surviving Bed Rest Without Losing Your Sanity

Find out how to survive — and thrive — while on bed rest.

Preterm Labor and Premature Birth: Am I at Risk?
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Preterm Labor and Premature Birth: Am I at Risk?

Know the signs to protect your baby — and yourself.

Preparing for Baby: Prenatal and Childbirth Classes
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Preparing for Baby: Prenatal and Childbirth Classes

Learn the ins and outs of childbirth before you deliver.

Pregnant? Get Help Now for Smoking, Drinking and Drug Use
Pregnant with an STD: Protect, Don’t Infect
Pregnancy: Busting the Myths
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Pregnancy: Busting the Myths

See how savvy you are when it comes to uncovering the myths of pregnancy.

Pining for Pregnancy? Drop Some Extra Pounds First
Getting PregnantPrenatal Care

Pining for Pregnancy? Drop Some Extra Pounds First

Being overweight can put you and your baby at risk.

Morning Sickness: What to Do When Your Body Says No to Food
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Morning Sickness: What to Do When Your Body Says No to Food

How do you know when morning sickness is something to be worried about? And how do you treat it?

Like Mother, Like Baby
Baby on the WayPrenatal CareThyroid Health

Like Mother, Like Baby

Feeling hormonal? So is your baby.

It’s Worse for Women: 4 Ways Hormones Give Us Headaches
Getting PregnantHeads UpPrenatal CareHeadaches

It’s Worse for Women: 4 Ways Hormones Give Us Headaches

Are headaches more common in women? The answer is yes, and here’s why.

I’m Pregnant! Why Am I Bleeding?
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

I’m Pregnant! Why Am I Bleeding?

Don’t stress. But get it checked. Now.

I'm Pregnant – Is Sex OK?
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

I'm Pregnant – Is Sex OK?

It’s time for a new “talk” about the birds, bees and babies.

Healthy Pregnancy With Diabetes: You Can Do It!
DiabetesBaby on the WayPrenatal CareLabor and Delivery

Healthy Pregnancy With Diabetes: You Can Do It!

The keys are planning, a great health care team, and good blood glucose control – months before you’re pregnant.

Food Matters When You’re Eating for Two
Baby on the WayPrenatal Care

Food Matters When You’re Eating for Two

You are what you eat – and so is your baby. Follow these important dietary guidelines to ensure both of you get what you need.

Fit at Every Age: You Can Do It!
Fitness & ExerciseBaby on the WayBone & Joint HealthHeads UpPrenatal CareOsteoporosisBrain HealthMenopause

Fit at Every Age: You Can Do It!

Young women who begin physical activity younger in life are more likely to continue to be active as they get older.

Cloth or Disposable? The Bottom Line on Diapers
Baby on the WayBaby CarePrenatal Care

Cloth or Disposable? The Bottom Line on Diapers

You’ll use plenty, so weigh these pros and cons.

Brilliant – or Bunk? A Dozen Breastfeeding Myths
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Brilliant – or Bunk? A Dozen Breastfeeding Myths

Think you know the true skinny about breastfeeding? Get the facts!

Breastfeeding Benefits Every Mom Should Know
Baby on the WayBaby CareBreastfeedingPrenatal Care

Breastfeeding Benefits Every Mom Should Know

Did you know breastfeeding can help you fit into your pre-pregnancy jeans faster?

Are You Ready for Breastfeeding?
Baby on the WayBaby CareBreastfeedingPrenatal Care

Are You Ready for Breastfeeding?

Worried about breastfeeding? Take these steps to feel confident and prepared.

Another Pregnancy Secret: Urinary Incontinence
Baby on the WayPrenatal CareBladder & Pelvic Health

Another Pregnancy Secret: Urinary Incontinence

Be prepared to deal with this common concern during pregnancy — and beyond.

6 Breastfeeding Tips for Working Moms
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6 Breastfeeding Tips for Working Moms

Plan for successful breastfeeding when you return to work so you and your baby can rest easy.

5 Signs That You’re Really in Labor
3 Things I Wish My Partner Understood About My Pregnancy
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3 Things I Wish My Partner Understood About My Pregnancy

Dads, wow your wives by discovering what your sweetie really wants you to know about pregnancy.

10 Weird and Wacky Things That Happen to Your Pregnant Body
Baby on the WayPrenatal CareLabor and Delivery

10 Weird and Wacky Things That Happen to Your Pregnant Body

Exactly what is that baby doing to your body? Learn how pregnancy changes your body and what steps you can take to feel better.

10 Stress Relievers for Pregnancy
Baby on the WayEmotional HealthPrenatal Care

10 Stress Relievers for Pregnancy

Is your stress growing right along with your belly? Learn 10 stress relievers.

"Testing 1-2-3": Common Prenatal Tests for Your Baby’s Health
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