Pregnancy

by Julie Snyder It's almost become a rite of passage -- scrambling to finish the baby's room before the first contraction kicks in. The baby usually wins. Decorating and...
by Melissa Jaramillo Just a couple generations ago, new moms could count on a one to two week "vacation" in the hospital or a relative living in for a few weeks to help...
by Melissa Jaramillo Whew! It's wonderful to feel good! Now that you're past the first few weeks, you're probably feeling a bit better. Starting to get those familiar...

cramping

Hello I just found out I am pregnant had two miscarriage so I'm a bit scared. I have been having cramps off and on.last night. I went to the er they did a ultra sound .and said its a lil early to see anything at 4weeks..is that true he told me every thing is fine.my hcg level came back at 1400 should I be worried. Need answers.

Surprise

Im 48 missed my monthly that comes faithfully every 28 days and to my surprised I have a bundle of joy that I will for now call My Diamond. I'm excited and want to do all I can to keep healthy and eat right. A little nervous but God and my best friend will get me through my pregnancy. (smile)

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First Trimester

  For centuries pregnant women have been the brunt of jokes, with no body part more targeted than their feet. Expecting? You recognize them. Those poor swollen tootsies that ache, throb and cry out...
by Virginia B. Hargrove Unless you share the "big news," no one would...
by James T. Gibson All people need folic acid. Our bodies use folate...
by Julie Snyder If you're pregnant and your work, vacations or...

Second Trimester

by Melissa Jaramillo Whew! It's wonderful to feel good! Now that you're past the first few weeks, you're probably feeling a bit better. Starting to get those familiar bursts of energy back? How have...
by Pregnancy.org Staff Are you noticing something different these...
by Pregnancy.org Staff "Weebles wobble but they don't fall down..."...
by Pregnancy.org Staff Get up in the morning, jump into a pair of...

Third Trimester

by Missy Jaramillo When you're a celebrity, you're expected to look flawless during every moment of the day, but especially when you're on the red carpet. Jennifer Love Hewitt knows plenty about this...
QUESTION I am currently at 29-30 weeks. I had fervently hoped /...
by Melissa Jaramillo The final days (hours?) are ticking away as the...
by Melissa Jaramillo Congratulations, you're pregnant and due around...

Preparing for Baby

 While this article may not be presented to you in a lovely spiral-bound notebook with color-coded tabs, we can help you get the whole "getting ready for baby" experience to be a pleasantly organized...
by Julie Snyder It's almost become a rite of passage -- scrambling to...
by Brian M. Williams Whether you have a baby on board or are thinking...
by Melissa D Jaramillo As parents, we do whatever we can to keep our...

Fetal Development

 However, some women take "eating for two" too seriously, putting their babies at risk of complications later in life, according to The Daily Mail. In fact, a new study showed that expectant mothers...
by Mollee Bauer New research shows that the longer a baby stays in...
by Julie Snyder Organic foods have popped up at supermarkets and...
by Julie Snyder You listen to three 4-year-olds as they chattered...

Unexpectedly Pregnant

by Hilary Dervin Flower, MA Are you ready to try to conceive your second child, but still enjoying a breastfeeding relationship with your firstborn? Or perhaps you are breastfeeding your child over...
So i've had a feeling a few months ago that i may be pregnant. went...
I just found out that I am FINALLY approximately 5 weeks after having...
I just found out the other day that I am pregnant for my 3rd child....