A recent study has shown that no association exists between pregnant women infected with influenza, or receiving an influenza vaccine, and the development of autism in their babies during the second and third trimesters of pregnancy.
Sometimes, for whatever reason, our baby dreams are tinted pink or blue. If you really want a gurgling baby girl or a bouncing baby boy, take a look at these medical treatments, at-home interventions and old-wives tales and see what may work for you.
Undetected or cryptic pregnancy is a much more common problem than you might think. About one in 475 women who gives birth does not know she is pregnant until the baby is born.
The first study done on consuming the encapsulated form of human placenta has shown no benefit to those taking it to increase serum iron levels.
Preeclampsia is a truly terrifying pregnancy complication that can quickly become life-threatening for mother and baby. How likely are you to get it again if you've had it before, and is there any way to reduce the risk?
Preeclampsia is a very serious pregnancy complication that is characterized by high blood pressure with protein in the urine. Other organs, frequently the kidneys, can be damaged by preeclampsia.
Plenty of scary and important decisions have to be made during pregnancy. In the grand scheme of things, the name you pick for your baby isn't really important, right?
A vanishing twin also called fetal reabsorption is a strange phenomenon. The pregnancy starts out as a twin pregnancy, but one of the twins is then partially or completely reabsorbed by the mother's body or the twin. The twin "vanishes".
Lower abdominal pain might have been your constant companion right at the beginning of pregnancy, but now that you have reached your third trimester, it's much more likely to represent something out of the ordinary that should be looked at.
Pregnancy tests have evolved quite a bit over the years. Not all that long ago, a live African clawed frog represented quite a revolutionary pregnancy-testing method. Sounds crazy, right?