Pregnancy and Childbirth
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Why Your First Prenatal Visit Is So Important
Whether you’re having your first baby or your fifth, each pregnancy is unique. Here’s what to expect.
Choline in Pregnancy Supports Baby's Brain Development
Choline is an often overlooked nutrient that is essential during pregnancy to help with the baby’s development and can provide cognitive benefits into childhood and beyond.
10 Common Pregnancy Myths
It can be hard to separate fact from fiction when it comes to the do’s and don’ts of pregnancy. Learn about some of the most persistent pregnancy myths.
The Fourth Trimester: A Guide for New Parents
The first three months after having a baby is a period of transition for the whole family as you recover from childbirth and learn to care for your newborn.
True or False? Common Pregnancy Myths
Can you guess the sex of an unborn baby without an ultrasound? What about foods and drinks to consume or avoid? Some pregnancy "myths" can be written off as old wives tales, but others are sound advice. Here’s how to tell the difference.
Tingling, Aching Hands in Pregnancy? It Could Be Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
If you experience numbness, tingling or pain in your hands while pregnant, it could be carpal tunnel syndrome, which affects up to 60 percent of pregnant women.
Early Intervention is Key to Pelvic Floor and Birth Injury Recovery
Severe injuries during childbirth can cause a variety of health issues in the postpartum period. Seeking treatment early is important for recovery and improved quality of life for new moms.
Safe Exercise During Pregnancy, from Yoga to Marathon Training
In most healthy pregnancies, regular exercise can provide important health benefits. Even intense exercise training is possible if you follow some basic safety guidelines.