Pregnancy & Childbirth Sitemap - Page 11 2014-11-26

A new baby is...
New babies are great for thinking to the future and the possibilities ahead.

What Little Girls Are Made Of...
Forget sugar and spice, this is what little girls are made of...

Having a baby is life falling in love again...
Reducing the fear of birth can help you reach a point where love is what you experience.

Be a Good Mom
Don't stress over being the perfect parent. Realize that there is a measure of good enough.

Dreaming of Angels
Babies are angels... Pregnancy & Childbirth.

Quotes About Parenting, Pregnancy, and Life
Some wise words and deep thoughts about pregnancy and parenting.

What Is a Three Vessel Cord in the Umbilical Cord Ultrasound?
A look a the anatomy of an umbilical cord via ultrasound including a Single Umbilical Artery.

Pregnancy Basics
Come watch your baby and your body grow with many informative articles on the joy and fear of expecting a baby!

Multiple Pregnancy
If you are having more than one baby, it's a game changer in pregnancy. The rules are slightly different as to how to be healthy. Learn what you need to know to have the best pregnancy possible.

Conception Quiz
Do you know what it takes to get pregnant? Do you know what you need to do before you get pregnant? When do you ovulate? Test your preconceptional knowledge.

Boy or Girl?
Will your baby be a boy or a girl? Use technology or folk lore to find out! Including photos! Can you influence this before your baby is born?

Postpartum
Now that the baby is here, you may be a bit shocked at how quickly you go from pregnant princess to postpartum Cinderella. Here's the real scoop on recovery, pain, life with a new baby, getting your body and your groove back.

Your Baby
Watch your baby grow during pregnancy with ultrasound pictures and more detailed explanations of what's going on in pregnancy, then follow their development as a newborn by learning how to watch for developmental signs.

How to Get Pregnant
There are a lot of things to keep in mind when planning pregnancy. It includes taking care of your health and that of your partner, and finding someone to help care for you, and so much more. Are you ready?

Treatments for Pubic Bone Pain in Pregnancy
Pubic bone pain in pregnancy can be normal but painful. Here is what causes it, why and how to cope.

Can I Be Pregnant if I Had a Lighter Than Normal Period?
If you have a period that is lighter than usual, you might want to take a pregnancy test because...

Contractions After Birth: After Pains
After pains are common contractions that cause pain or discomfort after the birth of your baby. Learn how to cope and who can expect to feel these contractions.

Postpartum Massage
Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 2.

Massage During Pregnancy - the Benefits
Pregnancy massage can help what ails you during pregnancy, but did you know that there are more benefits than you might have known?

Am I Pregnant?
A look at the pre pregnancy planning and first weeks of pregnancy from prenatal vitamins and ovulation, to conception and the positive pregnancy test.

I Missed My Period - Am I Pregnant?
A missed period is one of the many reasons one might suspect a pregnancy. Find out the various reasons why you would have missed your period.

Fainting in Pregnancy (Feeling Light Headed and Passing Out)
Sometimes in pregnancy you may have a tendency to feel light headed or faint, you might even pass out. Many times this can be a normal occurrence - find out why.

Top 6 Breastfeeding Books - Nursing and Weaning
Breastfeeding may be natural but there are a lot of things that you still need to pay attention to and figure out like working and breastfeeding, how to choose the right breast pump and when and how to wean.

Pregnancy Symptoms Soon After Sex
Feeling nauseated and tired? Thinking maybe you are pregnant? How soon after sex can you detect pregnancy?

Hospital Pre-Registration Prior to Labor
Most hospitals employ a system of pre-registration prior to having your baby or going into labor. What are the benefits of pre-registration and how do you get pre-registered?

Does My Pregnant Belly Tell Me if It Is a Girl or Boy?
The old wives were busy telling tales that you can look at a pregnant woman's abdomen and tell whether or not her baby was a girl or a boy based on the size and shape.

It's a Boy! Ultrasound in Pregnancy
Ultrasound can be used to determine if your baby is a boy or a girl in pregnancy. Here are the photos of a 23 week old baby boy.

Post-Cesarean Warning Signs to Watch For
After having your baby by cesarean section, you need to know the warning signs of a problem to report it to your doctor or midwife.

L&D - Vaginal Birth to Cesarean, Epidural to Natural
Labor and delivery is the culmination of pregnancy, but the beginning of parenting. There are many options available today in childbirth. How will you know if you're in labor? Will you have a vaginal birth? Do you want a natural birth or an epidural? Will you need a cesarean? Do you want a doula? Many questions...

Hypothyroidism and Pregnancy Considerations
Did you suffer from hypothyroidism before you were pregnant? What does that mean for your pregnancy?

Cesarean Section: Giving Birth by C-Section
A c-section, or cesarean section, is an abdominal surgery that ends with the birth of a baby. Nearly one-third of all American babies are born with this surgery, making it the number one surgery in the US. Do you feel prepared if you need a c-section?

New Baby Diaper Decoder
Wondering what your new baby's diapers mean? Here's a quick guide to the poop.

New Baby Diaper Chart Vaginal Mucous
Sometimes baby girls have a vaginal discharge that can be bloody after birth.

How Safe Is Pregnancy After 35?
The good news about pregnancy after 35, making your midlife pregnancy a safe, healthy and happy experience.

Appendicitis During Pregnancy
Having an appendicitis, an infection of the appendix, during pregnancy is the most frequent reason for women to need surgery in pregnancy.

Hemorrhoids During Pregnancy - Prevention and Pain Relief
Hemorrhoids are a common problem for pregnant women, but you don't have to suffer with them. Here are ways to prevent them or reduce discomfort.

7 Reasons Women are Feeling Guilty in Pregnancy
Every pregnant woman finds something to feel guilty about. Here are seven things to give up the guilt over in pregnancy.

The Mother Blessing: A Baby Shower Alternative
This baby shower alternative is catching on in popularity as more women wish to simply celebrate the joys of becoming a mother.

8 Reasons to Call Your Doctor in Pregnancy
The question of when to call your doctor or midwife in pregnancy is a tough one. Is this really an emergency or can it wait until the morning light. Here is a quick list of when to call and how to talk to them once they answer the phone.

Can I Get Pregnant if I Had Sex During My Period?
Yes, you can potentially get pregnant if you have sex during your period (menstrual cycle). Sperm can survive for days inside your reproductive tract.

Pregnancy Week 40 - Mother and Baby
Congrats on reaching your due date! This is the average length of pregnancy, but if you're still pregnant, remember it's because the baby is finishing up getting ready to meet you.

Low or No Cost Prenatal Care - Free Prenatal Care
Need help afford prenatal care for your pregnancy? Here are some helpful resources in your town.

Stages of Labor - How Your Baby Is Born
A look at the stages of labor from the first contractions to holding your new baby!

Dads' Sympathetic Pregnancy Symptoms (Couvade Syndrome)
When dads experience sympathetic pregnancy symptoms, or couvade syndrome, they may experience weight gain, morning sickness and other symptoms of pregnancy.

What is pelvic rest?
A look at why you might be told you need to give it a pelvic rest.

Natural Childbirth
Getting through labor without drugs, how to do it and where to find support.

Stretch Marks & Skin Changes
Badges of honor or horrid scars? What to do about stretch marks! Photos included. Also info on acne and other skin changes of pregnancy.

Top Ten Books to Read to Your Baby, Even in Utero!
Here is a list of favorite books to be read to babies before they are born and after!

Apps for Learning Relaxation and Meditation
Trying to decrease your stress in pregnancy? These apps and videos are very helpful at preparing you for labor as well as reducing your stress now.

4 Types of Car Seats for Baby
There are lots of different types of car seats available. But which one is the best bet for your baby? Is one safer? Does one last longer? Figure out which works best for your family.

Four Types of Car Seats for Baby (With Photos)
There are lots of different types of car seats available. But which one is the best bet for your baby? Is one safer? Does one last longer? Figure out which works best for your family.

4 Types of Car Seats for Baby
There are lots of different types of car seats available. But which one is the best bet for your baby? Is one safer? Does one last longer? Figure out which works best for your family.

Natural Childbirth Preparation, Techniques & Pain Relief
If you are thinking about having a natural childbirth or delaying an epidural until later in labor, you'll need to know how to cope with labor. Here are many ways to help you reduce the pain of labor and childbirth.

Four Myths About Prenatal Vitamins
Prenatal vitamins are seen as a cure all for what ails you in pregnancy. This myth can lead to women not being as careful as they need to be believing that the prenatal vitamin that they take will protect them.

Signs of Labor
Ever wanted to know what the process of labor looks like? Here are the stages of labor starting with the signs of labor.

Early Labor
Early labor is often misunderstood and underappreciated. Do you know how to cope?

Transition
Transition is what I call TV labor, it's the shortest but hardest part and the part they often show on TV because it can be so dramatic.

Active Labor
Active labor is where the labor contractions really pick up and grab your attention.

Placenta Third Stage
The placenta's birth is often overlooked, but you've got one last job to do.

Pushing
Pushing is the last bit of labor before your baby arrives.

I Avoid an Epidural Because...
Have you ever wondered why a woman would choose to not have an epidural in labor? Here's a glimpse at some of the possible reasons.

Bye Bye Blemishes Kit
Do you have an issue with acne in pregnancy? Here is a nice look at how the Bye Bye Blemish Duo worked for our reviewer.

Choosing an Epidural for Labor - What Are the Risks?
The epidural is a popular form of pain relief for labor and for cesarean sections. Is it right for your birth?

4 Signs Your GYN Isn't the Right OB for You
You've got a GYN so you think you're settled for life until that big fat positive pregnancy test comes along...

Are X-rays in Pregnancy Safe?
Women have been long told to avoid x-rays while pregnant. There might actually be times when needed - so what do you do?

Selecting the Right Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy test instructions broken down step-by-step with helpful hints along the way!

New Baby Diaper Chart Day One Meconium
All new parents seem to want to talk about is the diapers of their new baby. Here you can see what a normal newborn baby's diapers look like from meconium to regular stools. Includes both breast and formula fed babies.

New Baby Diaper Chart - Transitional Stool - Stage One
All new parents seem to want to talk about is the diapers of their new baby. Here you can see what a normal newborn baby's diapers look like from meconium to regular stools. Includes both breast and formula fed babies.

New Baby Diaper Chart - Transitional Stool - Stage Two
This stool is less thick than meconium and indicates your baby is eating enough to move stool.

New Baby Diaper Chart Transitional Stool - Stage Three
Transitional stool is when your baby moves from meconium to regular stools.

New Baby Diaper Chart Breastfed Stool
Ever heard of baby poopl referred to as mustard?

How and Why Labor is Induced (Reasons and Risks)
Sometimes you need labor to start sooner because of a medical issue with mom or baby. Here's how that works...

Labor Station - Pregnancy and Childbirth
How your baby's position relates to the pelvis in labor.

Morning Sickness Tips (From Moms Who've Been There)
Tips to ease morning sickness in pregnancy, from seasoned veterans.

How Big Is My Baby in Pregnancy (By Week)?
It can be really difficult to figure out how big your baby is very week of pregnancy, particularly as it relates to your belly. This handy guide gives you the scoop on baby in an easy to understand manner.

How Big Is My Baby in Pregnancy (By Week)?
It can be really difficult to figure out how big your baby is very week of pregnancy, particularly as it relates to your belly. This handy guide gives you the scoop on baby in an easy to understand manner.

Placenta Eating (Placentophagy) - Pregnancy
Eating the placenta is known as placentophagy. Learn the possible benefits of eating, the medicinal use of, and ways to cook the placenta.

Nesting in Pregnancy - Burst of Energy Before Labor
A sudden burst of energy or nesting is a commonly talked about sign of labor. Does it happen to everyone? What does it mean and how does it happen?

Working Up Until Delivery - Should You Quit Sooner?
The biggest question on many mom's minds when it comes to pregnancy and work, is when is it appropriate to leave work and begin your leave? Should it be your due date? When you go into labor? Or some other time?

How to Get Pregnant - Common Fertility Questions
Do you know how to get pregnant? From decision to delivery - do you know how it all starts?

Recommended Weight Gain in Pregnancy
Gaining weight in pregnancy really does matter, but do you know what the recommendations are for your weight gain?

Postpartum Recovery - Healing After Birth
Having a baby is hard work! Here's some advice on getting all of the parts of your life - physical, mental and emotion - back together.

How to Turn a Breech Baby
Don't panic over a breech baby - there are a lot of techniques that you can use to turn a baby who is breech.

7 Things to Know Before You See the Fertility Doctor
These seven steps will help you know when it's time to seek help with your fertility and may even help you get pregnant faster.

Perineal Massage
Learn more about how perineal massage can protect your perineum before birth. Can you prevent tearing and episiotomy in your labor?

5 Ways to Tell if Your Breast Pump Flanges Fit
Your breast pump flanges are a key to your milk production when using a breast pump. If you have the wrong size flanges you will get less milk and experience pain.

Dilated in Late Pregnancy
You're getting towards the end of your pregnancy and you have a vaginal exam that finds you've dilated a bit. What does that mean in terms of when your baby will be born?

How is breaking the water (amniotomy) induce labor?
How is breaking the water (amniotomy) induce labor?

Length of Labor: How Long Will It Be?
Just how long will labor last? Is there a way to know before it starts?

Alternatives to the Hospital Gown When Giving Birth
Most women imagine birth happening with a hospital gown on - but you do have alternatives.

Can You Have Pregnancy Symptoms Before Missed Period?
Some moms feel pregnancy symptoms even before they miss their period. Were you one of them?

Is it normal to not want sex in pregnancy?
Everyone talks about their increased sex drive in pregnancy - not always! Is it normal to not want sex in pregnancy?

Save Money on Having a Baby
How much does having a baby cost? Even with maternity insurance you can spend a lot of money on having a baby. Here are ways to cut those costs down without compromising your care.

Money Saving Tips for Prenatal Care, Labor and Delivery
Even with maternity insurance you can spend a lot of money on having a baby. Here are ways to cut those costs down without compromising your care. Page 2.

Benefits of Rooming In with Your Baby
Rooming in after birth is when your baby stays in your room with you, as opposed to spending the majority of the time in the hospital's nursery.

Pregnancy Week 6 - What Should I Expect?
Week 6 of pregnancy probably has you feeling the weight of pregnancy, or at least some of the nastier symptoms. Here's a look at how to feel better and enjoy your pregnancy.

Stop the Diaper Changing Battles
Changing your baby's diaper can be a big hassle. Here are some tips on making diaper changing times much easier.

Inspirational Pregnancy Quotes Compilation
Quotes can be a good way to eloquently state how you are feeling. Some of these quotes for pregnancy are familiar, while others are new. May you find wise words here to inspire you.

What is in a new baby's layette?
What baby clothes are necessary for the new baby's layette?

A Fun Way to Find Out the Sex of Your Baby
Looking for a personal way to find out if your baby is a girl or boy together?

Tips for Pumping Breast Milk
Tips for Pumping Breast Milk - Helpful hints to ease breast milk pumping and breast pump selection.

Baby Shower Games
Collections of games galore! There is definitely something for everyone from serious to silly.

5 Ways to Deal with Sore Breasts in Pregnancy
Sore breasts are an early sign of pregnancy, but how do you deal with it?

Candy Platter Baby Shower Game
If you love good clean fun, lots of laughs, and candy - this is the perfect game for your next baby shower!

Is your baby a girl or boy? - The Ultrasound Quiz
Test your skill at reading ultrasound photos. Are these babies girls or boys? Will your baby be a girl or a boy? Compare your photos here.

Common Myths About Prenatal Vitamins
Prenatal vitamins are a great start for pregnancy but are often used incorrectly.

Le Mystere Nursing Bra Review
A look at the Le Mystere Nursing Bras for breastfeeding moms.

How to Choose the Right Baby Name
Choosing the right name for your baby is a big deal. I mean, what you name your baby will be something your child lives with for years. So what's the best way to go about that? Here is some practical baby naming advice, along with some great baby name lists.

Nine Months of Pregnancy - An Overview
An overview of the entire 40 weeks of pregnancy from conception and the first pregnancy symptom to the birth of your baby...

More Pregnancy Details
The basics of prenatal tests and the end of your pregnancy. Page 2.

Recovering After a Cesarean Section
A look at your body and your baby after the C-section birth. You may experience a range of emotions; your baby may need special care. Page 2.

Ashley Benz
Ashley Benz is a mom and writer. She's here to share some of her wisdom with others.

5 Tips for Breastfeeding After a C-Section
While breastfeeding after a c-section is possible, there can be more challenges, here are some tips to avoid them.

Reasons to Hire a Doula for Your Birth
Hiring a doula or professional labor support for your birth is a great idea. Here are many reasons why having a doula at your birth is in your best interest.

Pregnancy Calendar - Week 33 Overview
The 33rd week of pregnancy is here, and you're feeling okay, if not a bit large. What's going on with your baby, and your partner?

Pregnancy Week 5
In week five you've probably figured out that you're pregnant. Come see how fast your baby is already growing.

Pregnancy Week 4
Your baby is really small at week four of pregnancy, but you are sure feeling the effects already in pregnancy symptoms.

Can I get pregnant shortly after giving birth?
It's not an old wives tale. Some people do get pregnant shortly after giving birth. Find out how.

Baby B's Birth Story
An amazing story of love, loss and birth. (With a happy ending!). Page 4.

B's Birth Story
An amazing story of love, loss and birth. (With a happy ending!)

Baby B's Birth Story
An amazing story of love, loss and birth. (With a happy ending!). Page 2.

Baby B's Birth Story
An amazing story of love, loss and birth. (With a happy ending!). Page 3.

Ultrasound Photos of Girls and Boys in Pregnancy
Are you interested in comparing the photos of boy and girl ultrasound photos? These ultrasound picture were taken at various stages in pregnancy.

Pregnancy Week 27 Tips for Mother, Baby and Father
Week 27 sees the end of the second trimester of pregnancy. What changes will you see? Your belly grows, so does your baby.

When Can You Have Sex after a Cesarean?
Lots of women want to know if they can have sex after a cesarean sooner than a mom who has had a vaginal birth, the short answer is no.

Whatto Consider in Week 34 of Your Pregnancy
By the time you've reached week 34 of pregnancy, you realize that you don't have much of your pregnancy left to prepare for your baby's arrival. Have you gotten everything ready or are you on the last minute scramble?

Pregnancy Week 21
Did you find out the sex of your baby or are you waiting? No matter what you decide, your baby is getting bigger and so are you.

What is a D and C? (Dilation and Curettage)
A look at the surgical procedure known as D & C or dilation and curettage in pregnancy and miscarriage treatment.

Third Trimester - Pregnancy Guides and Pictures
As you get closer to the end of pregnancy you may wonder about the signs of labor and when you will have your baby.

Top Pregnancy Workout Videos and DVDs
It's hard enough finding the time to work out, but videos offer a great solution. Here are some of my favorites to keep you healthy in pregnancy.

How and Where to Get a Free Pregnancy Test
Are you looking for a free pregnancy test?

Free Pregnancy Books on Kindle
Looking for some free books on pregnancy to read on your Kindle?

Top 100 Baby Boy Names - Most Popular Names for Boys
These are the most popular baby names for boys.

Early Signs of Pregnancy
Did you know that there are over 20 early signs of pregnancy? Though not every mother gets every sign. Which do you have?

A Guide to Planning a Baby Shower - Ideas & Suggestions
Are you in charge of planning a baby shower? This guide will help you cover your bases and throw the best shower you could imagine.

What does repeated miscarriage mean?
A look at repeated miscarriage, including chances for future pregnancies, causes and treatments.

What Happens After an Epidural in Labor
Ever wonder what happens after an epidural, particularly in terms of postpartum pain relief?

10 Tips for Great Postpartum Sex
There is sex after baby, don't let postpartum sex scare you.

Headaches in Pregnancy - Signs of Pregnancy
Headaches can be a normal part of pregnancy as the hormones change. But since you aren't taking much medication, here are some other ways to deal with headaches.

Alpha-Fetoprotein Screening in Pregnancy
Information on the AFP and triple screen, quad sreen and penta testing for Down Syndrome, Spina Bifida and other Neural Tube Defects (NTDs).

Preterm Labor and Birth in the News
Recently some new studies have shown that even slightly premature infants are at a higher risk of death in the first year and that multiple doses of steroids for lung developments aren't necessary.

10 Steps to Natural Childbirth
Planning a natural childbirth is much more involved than it should be, but here are 10 great tips to get you started.

First Postpartum Period
So you've just had a baby, when can you expect your period to return?

Pregnancy Week 32 - Tips for Mom, Dad and Baby
In pregnancy week 32, there is a lot going on. You are growing, baby is too, your appointments are close, and the end of pregnancy is barreling at you.

Pregnancy Week 35 - What You Can Expect
The 35th week of pregnancy is so close to the end yet can feel so far. How are you doing with frequent urination, heartburn and other pregnancy symptoms?

Pregnancy Week 36
You and baby are getting ready as you enter this last month of pregnancy. Settle back and enjoy the last weeks before baby is born.

5 Great Snacks for Pregnancy
Pregnant women need healthy snacks to meet the caloric needs of their changing bodies in pregnancy. Here are some great snacks for everyone to enjoy during any stage of pregnancy.

Quiz: Am I having twins?
With multiple birth rates on the rise, you may wonder if maybe your bundle of joy isn't really bundles plural. This quick and easy quiz can help you sort out fact from fiction in the great scheme of things and help you determine if you're possibly having twins!

Game Ideas for Baby Shower Parties
Baby shower games are what add spark to the baby shower. Here are a lot of baby shower games to find what says exactly what you want your shower to say.

How to Deliver a Baby in an Emergency Childbirth
What to do if you have to give birth without your doctor or midwife! Here's some tips on emergency childbirth.

Pregnancy Week 29 - Mother and Baby
As you move into the end of pregnancy, there are things that you can do to stay more comfortable. Your baby is also busy preparing for the big day.

Glucose Tolerance Testing (GTT) in Pregnancy
This test is used to detect gestation diabetes. Many women will have it routinely in pregnancy.

When should I go to the hospital to have my baby?
Trying to decide when to go to the hospital isn't as big of a mystery as it seems. Here are some guidelines to get you there on time.

What Is Safe to Take for Hemorrhoids in Pregnancy?
Hemorrhoids are a common condition in pregnancy. But what medications are safe to use in pregnancy to treat hemorrhoids?

Pregnancy Week 26 - Know What to Expect
Week 26 of pregnancy is a pretty low key week in the second trimester, but that doesn't mean there isn't a lot going on.

Your Six Week Postpartum Check Up
Your six week check up is the conclusion of your prenatal care, but what really happens when you visit the doctor or midwife?

Bible Verses for Pregnancy
Bible verses for pregnancy are one way to increase your spirituality for pregnancy. Some women use them as affirmations or in addition to regular pregnancy affirmations. They can also be used in labor and childbirth.

Pregnancy Week 22
Your baby is really busy doing important things this week. In addition to growing bigger, your baby is working on eyebrows.

Pregnancy Week 30 - Pregnancy Calendar
Did you know that your posture can affect how many pregnancy symptoms you experience here at the end of pregnancy? Learn about how you and baby are preparing for the big day.

Progesterone Treatment in Pregnancy to Prevent Miscarriage
A look at using progesterone in pregnancy to try to help prevent miscarriage. Does it work?

Pregnancy Week 11: Mother and Baby
Week 11 in pregnancy is nearing the end of the first trimester, you're probably starting to feel a bit better and your baby is getting so big!

Pregnancy Week 18 - Mother and Baby
The second trimester is usually a pretty great trimester. That said, sometimes you can still have some minor annoyances. Gues what you and baby are busy doing this week?

About Pregnancy Week 20: Mother and Baby
Congratulations on hitting the halfway point in pregnancy. You're looking good and feeling good, but baby has a lot of growing left to do. Are you ready for the second half?

What to Expect in the 24th Week of Pregnancy
The 24th week of pregnancy is a big deal. This is the point at which your baby has a fighting chance of survival if born early. Though it's always best to stay pregnant as long as possible. Come find out how you and baby are growing.

Pregnancy Week 37 - What You Can Expect
If your baby decides to be born now, labor won't be stopped. But many babies have more growing to do. Find out what the finishing touches are for your baby.

Second Trimester of Pregnancy: Weeks 13-27
If pregnancy is the best time of your pregnancy - why? Here's my take on it.

Are home pregnancy tests really accurate?
Are Home Pregnancy Tests Really Accurate?

Baby Bottles for Newborns
Baby bottles can be confusing. A guide to helping you pick the right baby bottle for your baby.

33 Week Ultrasound of a Boy
33 Week ultrasound of a baby boy.

It's a Boy!
This baby boy is 19 weeks into pregnancy.

28 Week Baby Boy Ultrasound
This baby boy is shown at 28 weeks via 3D ultrasound.

28 Week Ultrasound of a Boy
A third trimester baby boy ultrasound.

It's a Boy! 18 Weeks
This is a fairly early ultrasound of a baby boy at 18 weeks.

23 Week Ultrasound of Baby Boy
23 weeks into pregnancy and you can clearly see that this baby is a boy.

34 Weeks Pregnant Baby Boy Ultrasound
You don't often see 34 week ultrasounds, but here is this little boy.

14 Week Baby Boy Ultrasound
Barely out of the first trimester and here's a baby boy ultrasound.

37 Week Boy Ultrasound
37 weeks into pregnancy and this baby is definitely a boy.

Newborn Babies and Sleep
Sleeping newborns are an important part of any new parent's life. But how much do newborns really sleep? When do they sleep through the night? And what can you do to survive the first few weeks?

Pregnancy Week 16
The 16th week of pregnancy can be a lot of fun. You might start to feel your baby move, wear maternity clothes and more.

3D Ultrasound - Level II Ultrasound
3D ultrasound can provide different information to your medical team in pregnancy.

Creative Ways to Reveal the Sex of Your Baby
Looking for a fun way to announce whether you're having a boy or girl? Here are a few ways to keep the suspense going with a big thrill at the end.

Pink or Blue Balloons
Use balloons to announce if your baby is a girl or boy.

Baby Shower Reveal
A fun way to share the sex of your baby by using your baby showers guests! Do you have the will power it takes?

Hi, my name is…
Use your belly to share the girl or boy announcement!

Using a Mix Tape to Reveal the Sex of Your Baby
Everyone loves a mix tape! Here's a fun way to let this background music announce the sex of your baby.

Hide the Sex of Your Baby in a Blog Post
Have your blog readers find the hidden clues to tell the sex of your baby.

Make a Video to Announce the Sex of Your Baby
A video is a great way to announce the sex of your baby.

Fortune Cookies Reveal the Sex of Your Baby
You can use fortune cookies to reveal the secret sex of your baby.

The Envelope, Please!
Share the news of girl or boy with a secret envelope.

Pink or Blue Cake
Using cake to tell the world if you're having a girl or boy is fairly popular right now. Here are some ideas to use this for yourself, even with twins.

Pregnancy Week 2
At two weeks pregnant see how your baby starts from the earliest time in pregnancy.

Top Double Strollers
If you're looking for a double stroller, here are some great ones to try.

Frequent Urination in Pregnancy
Frequent urination can be a sign of early pregnancy. This symptom can start in early pregnancy and continue through the third trimester.

4 Reasons to Take a Pregnancy Test
A look at why you might consider taking a pregnancy test, even if you aren't trying to get pregnant.

Pregnancy Week 10
Pregnancy Calendar Week 10: You're tired but baby is growing, that makes it worth it. These tips might help you feel better.

Top Pregnancy Tests
Too many pregnancy tests might confuse you, how do you know what's the best for you?

Pregnancy Week 1
While you're not technically pregnant yet, here's what you need to know about this week before it's too late.

Pregnancy Week 8: What To Expect
There is a lot going on with your baby in week 8, including your first prenatal visit. Spontaneous movement begins!

When will my baby be born?
How to help you figure out your due date and what that really means in terms of your baby being born and picking their birthday.

Abnormal Period
If you have an abnormal period, you might be pregnant. Find out why.

Pregnancy Calendar Week 9 - What to Expect
Pregnancy Calendar Week 9: Your baby has developed testes or ovaries. Have you fainted? You might.

Questions About Pregnant Sex
Don't be embarrassed to ask questions about pregnant sex - it's a good thing.

Girl or Boy: The Ring Test
The ring test uses your wedding ring to predict if you're having a baby girl or boy based on this old wives tale.

10 of the Most Common Early Pregnancy Symptoms
What are the most common pregnancy symptoms? When you think you're pregnant you want to know now, but how can you do that?

Pregnancy Due Date Forums & Message Boards
Find others who are pregnant and due when you are to have great conversations about pregnancy, babies and more.

Finding Out in Pregnancy if You're Having a Girl or Boy
Will you find out if you're having a girl or boy this pregnancy? How will you find out?

Signs of Premature Labor
Premature labor can lead a lot of problems for you and your baby. Knowing the signs and symptoms can help you prevent preterm labor.

How Soon Can Ultrasound Tell Sex of Baby
Anxious to find out if you're having a girl or boy? Here's the scoop on how soon you can find out what you're having.

Signs of Labor
There are some common signs of labor that might indicate that your baby is about to be born. Do you know what to look for when it's time?

Could I be pregnant?
If you're wondering whether or not you're pregnant, here are some signs and symptoms to watch for in your body.

Postpartum Hemorrhage
Information on postpartum hemorrhage (PPH), or severe bleeding after birth. Learn what you can do to help prevent this risk and what you should know if it happens to you.

Things You Think You Know From Baby Kicks
What do your baby's kicks tell you about your baby's personality?

Pregnancy Calendar - Pregnancy Week 19
Pregnancy Calendar - Pregnancy Week Nineteen. The second trimester is the best part of pregnancy. There are so many changes happening to your body and your baby. Your belly starts to show, you even begin to feel your baby move! Through ultrasound photos and pictures of pregnant women, see how the second trimester will change your life and continue through your pregnancy.

6 Things To Do with Your Placenta
Trying to figure out what the fuss is about the placenta? Did you know that you had options after the birth as to what happened to your placenta.

Feeding Your Baby
There is a lot to talk about when it comes to feeding baby. You can feed your baby a number of ways and might need help, no matter what you chose. Here I'll discuss your options, how to breastfeed and work, the deal on breast pumps, weaning, and more.

Unisex Baby Names
A unisex baby name is becoming a very popular style of name for babies. What names do you consider to be unisex?

Am I Having Twins?
Did you ever wonder if you were having twins? Lots of moms wonder if there might be more than one baby in there...

Can they tell how big the baby is by ultrasound?
Towards the end of your pregnancy, you might be given a guess as to how big your baby is via ultrasound. But studies show that this isn't always very accurate and basically, how would you use this information?

Breastfeeding Plan for Baby X
A breastfeeding plan is an extension of a birth plan to help you get breastfeeding off on the right foot.

Cesarean Section Quiz
Are you prepared for a cesarean birth? As the cesarean birth rate soars, it's important to know everything you can about this common surgery to help you give birth to your child.

The Labor & Birth Quiz
Labor and birth can be a very exciting time in your life. It is definitely one of the most memorable. Learning to work your way through can help you enjoy the experience and relax. Here is our basic level quiz!

5 Things to Say to a Breastfeeding Mom
Words of support go a long way for breastfeeding mothers. What do you say to let them know they're doing a great job?

Using a Rebozo in Pregnancy and Birth
Using a Rebozo in Pregnancy, Labor, Birth and Postpartum for Comfort and Promoting Progress

9 Reasons Women Want an Epidural
A look at common reasons why women choose epidural anesthesia.

Am I Pregnant?
Am I pregnant? When you want to know if you are pregnant it can seem like a sea of possibilities. When do you listen to your body? When should you take a pregnancy test? Do you need to see a doctor or midwife right away? Here are some answers to your biggest questions about signs of pregnancy, being pregnant and taking the pregnancy test.

Induction of Labor Birth Stories
Induction of Labor Birth Stories

Valentine's Day Gifts for Pregnant Moms
Here is a look at some fun Valentine's Day gifts for pregnant women. Will you be a hero or a zero this Valentine's Day?

Fun Ways to Find out the Sex of Your Baby
Are you wondering how soon you can find out if you're pregnant with a boy or girl? Here are various ways to find out depending on how far along you are in your pregnancy.

Bathing Your Baby
Baby care is everything from how to diaper a baby to bathing your new baby and everything in between! You can easily learn how to care for your new baby. Page 3.

Holding Your Baby
Baby care is everything from how to diaper a baby to bathing your new baby and everything in between! You can easily learn how to care for your new baby. Page 5.

Feeding Your Baby
Feeding your baby is a big priority. Learn about various feeding methods and feeding techniques including breast and bottle feeding. You can easily learn how to care for your new baby. Page 4.

Changing Your Baby's Diaper
Baby care is more than diaper changing. But even with a few diapers we have some advice to make diaper changing go well. Page 2.

Baby Care Basics
Baby care is everything from how to diaper a baby to bathing your new baby and everything in between! You can easily learn how to do baby care basics for your new baby.

Things to do in Early Labor
How you spend your time in early labor will really help set the tone of your labor and birth experience. The use of this time is very important. Find out some easy ways to enjoy early labor.

Choosing a Pediatrician for Your Baby
A pediatrician should be your best friend when it comes to caring for your baby. So how do you pick a pediatrician?

Is your baby a girl or boy?
Here's a collection of the Old Wives Tales that predict boy or girl in pregnancy based on various tales. Is there power in numbers? Find out what points to a girl and what points to a boy with this fun quiz.

How much weight should a pregnant woman gain?
Losing weight in pregnancy is not advised, for these very good reasons. Page 2.

Lamaze Breathing
Breathing for labor is something that used to be taught in many childbirth classes as a type of distraction from the pain. Here is a look at the techniques you may learn.

Symptoms of Pregnancy
Symptoms of pregnancy are those things that can cause aches, pains and general annoyances in pregnancy. Think vomiting, back ache and the like. You'll also find information on dealing with these pesky symptoms.

Holiday Related Baby Names, Baby Showers and More
If you are expecting a baby near a holiday, there may be special customs or celebrations that will take on special meaning. You might even be inclined to throw a themed baby shower or choose a baby name related to that holiday. Come look through the holidays and see what is offered.

Baby Showers
Are you looking to throw the baby shower of the year? Or maybe you're just looking for a fun, low key way to celebrate the new baby in your life. I've got you covered here with information on baby shower games, etiquette, food, decorations, and so much more.

Your Pregnant Body
Your body changes in pregnancy - that's a fact! The truth is there are so many ways that your life changes physically and emotionally. How is your baby growing? What's happening this week? Is the new symptom a normal one or what?

Can my medicine effect my pregnancy test results?
If you are taking any kind of medication you may wonder if the medication will mess up the results of a pregnancy test - positive or negative.

For Fathers Only
Including dad in your pregnancy is a great way to promote father-infant bonding. There are many things dad can do to help make pregnancy enjoyable for everyone and prepare for the birth of the baby and life afterwards.

Signs & Symptoms
A look at the common and not so common signs of pregnancy. It's not all a missed period and morning sickness. How to tell when it's time to take a pregnancy test to answer the question of

Welcoming Ceremonies for Baby
Welcoming your new baby in a special way is something most families do. Here is a look at some of the options that you have for a religious or other type of welcoming to your baby.

Premature Babies
A look at what happens when a baby is born before the end of pregnancy and some of the challenges the family faces.

Newborn Babies
Wonder what to expect from your newborn bundke of joy?

Yeast Infections in Pregnancy
Yeast infections can be more common in pregnancy. Learning how to deal with yeast infections as well as how to prevent them can be key to your comfort.

5 Problems with Prenatal Vitamins
Prenatal vitamins are important for your dietary needs as a supplement but sometimes taking them isn't so easy. Here are some common problems with prenatal vitamins and some solutions.

Postpartum Recovery - Pain Relief and Management
With so much focus on labor pain, the pain afterwards is rarely discussed. Learn what you can do to make yourself more comfortable.

Pregnancy Fruit Punch
Pregnancy Fruit Punch for a baby shower treat.

Party Punch
This party punch is very simple but tastes very good! Compliments every time.

Pink Baby Shower Punch
This fun baby shower punch is a great pink drink for a girl shower or for boys.

Party Punch for Baby Showers
This easy recipe is great for any baby shower.

Kevin's Party Punch
Kevin's Party Punch for a quick and easy baby shower punch.

Baby Sleeping Fruit Salad
Baby Sleeping Fruit Salad is a cute fruit salad for your next baby shower.

Strawberry Lime Punch
Everyone loves punch! And a baby shower is the perfect place to serve this cool delicious treat with straberries and lime...

Postpartum Sitz Bath Recipe with Comfrey
This is the recipe for a homemade sitz bath with herbs to aid in the healing of sore muscles and perineum after giving birth.

Pregnancy Foot Scrub - A Pregnancy Foot Scrub for a Blessingway or Spa Treatment
Looking for a great foot scrub to help ease your swollen or tired pregnant feet? This pregnancy foot scrub will definitely help you out!

Yea Ole' Green Baby Shower Punch
Yea Ole' Green Baby Shower Punch is a sweet and yet tart punch for baby showers.

Pregnancy Discharge - Leukorrhea Symptoms
Some pregnant women have a normal vaginal discharge in pregnancy called leukorrhea. Don't panic.

Pregnancy Week 7 - For Mother and Baby
Pregnancy Calendar Week 7 sees your baby growing a lot. How are you feeling in early pregnancy?

Tips for a Safer Cesarean (C-Section) Surgery
Did you know that you can take a few simple steps on your own to make your cesarean birth safer?

Pregnancy Week 39 for Mom, Baby & Dad
It's week 39, and you're almost done. Labor is near, even if you don't feel like it will ever happen. What's going on with your body and what can you expect from check ups this week?

Top 100 Boy Names in 2012
Boy names are ranked by popularity for the year 2012 based on birth certificates.

4 Types of Car Seats for Baby
There are lots of different types of car seats available. But which one is the best bet for your baby? Is one safer? Does one last longer? Figure out which works best for your family.

How to Treat a Cold or Flu in Pregnancy
Colds and the like happen when you're pregnant. So if you find yourself sniffling and sneezing in pregnancy look no further for some comforting advice.

Planning for Baby: Prepregnancy Checklist
Ready to start trying to get pregnant? Interested in planning your next pregnancy? Here's how to start out on a healthy path.

Tips for Constipation in Pregnancy
Unfortunately constipation is a very common symptom of pregnancy. Here is advice on how to handle this nasty pregnancy symptom.

Ultrasound Testing
Ultrasound testing is a fairly routine prenatal test these days. Though it does have specific uses in pregnancy like checking for an ectopic pregnancy or helping you find your due date.

What can I take for a cold while pregnant?
Getting a cough or cold is really no fun. Pregnancy adds an extra layer of difficulty in treating a cold with medication. So what's a pregnant mom to do?

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Pregnancy Announcement Collections #1
Sharing the great news of your pregnancy should be fun and exciting for everyone involved. Here are some ideas on how to share your good news with your husband, family friends, grandparents and even co-workers.

Fertility Aids - Products to Help You Get Pregnant
There are a number of products on the market that are designed to help you get pregnant by predicting ovulation and timing intercourse to maximize your chances of pregnancy.

Is it safe to take Tylenol in pregnancy?
Pregnancy and pain sometimes happen at the same time. Is it safe to take pain relievers like Tylenol?

Cameras at Birth - Videotaping the Birth of Your Baby
Should cameras be allowed for birth? What does your hospital say?

5 Things You Should Know About Your Thyroid & Pregnancy
Thyroid conditions and pregnancy can safely mix. There are a few basic things that you need to know to protect your baby and have a positive, safe pregnancy experience.

When can you schedule a cesarean section?
When you know that you need to schedule a cesarean to give birth you may want to know when you will schedule this around your due date.

What to do if You're Having a Miscarriage
If you are having a miscarriage or other form of pregnancy loss, you might be frightened and not know what to expect. Here are some of the basics.

10 Things to Ask Your Doctor or Midwife in Pregnancy
We all need information from our doctor or midwife. Here are 10 questions that you should ask your doctor or midwife about your pregnancy.

Baby Girl Names - Picking a Name for Your Girl
Choosing a name for your baby girl is important and fun. Which name do you choose and what does it mean? Here are some of the most popular names for boys. Which will you choose for your daughter?

Top Baby Girl Names for 2012
These are the highest ranked baby girl names from 2013. The rating agency is the Social Security Administration which uses birth certificate data.

What Is a Blood Pregnancy Test in Early Pregnancy?
What is a blood tests for pregnancy and how does it differ from a urine test for pregnancy?

Eating for Two - Nutritional Tips During Pregnancy
Tips for making the most of your nutrition during your pregnancy. What foods pack the best nutritional value and what foods you need to avoid.

Do pregnant women need DHA supplements?
There is a lot of talk about supplements in pregnancy. Which vitamins do you need and what do they do? Are they better than working with your diet?

What are the rules of baby shower etiquette?
Baby shower etiquette has really changed in the last few years. From second baby shower, to hostesses and invitations - what's appropriate?

How to Make Baby Shower Decorations
Are you looking for an economical and fun way to make baby shower decorations for your party?

6 Iron Rich Foods to Battle Anemia in Pregnancy
Tired? Dizzy? You may be anemic in pregnancy. Find out how your diet can help you avoid anemia by adding iron rich foods.

Hospital Bag for a Planned Cesarean Birth
If you are planning a c-section, you'll still need to bring a hospital bag. Here are some thing that you might want to consider packing in your hospital bag.

What Happens Before a Scheduled C-Section
What are the procedures prior to a scheduled cesarean section? Do they differ from an unscheduled c-section?

Second Trimester Guide
The second trimester is often called the honeymoon of pregnancy. You start feeling better, feel your baby move and share your good news!

When Will My Episiotomy Stitches Dissolve
If you had an episiotomy or tore during your birth, you will have episiotomy stitches. What happens to these stitches after baby?

Pregnancy Week 42
This is it! It's really the end of pregnancy now. The vast majority of women will have their babies by the end of this week. Some will face induction if their babies haven't arrived, while others will wait and watch.

Intelligender - Gender Prediction Test
This is a home urine test that is used to predict the sex (gender) of your baby. It is done at home with urine for a lot less money than an ultrasound.

5 Tips for Induction of Labor
As induction of labor rates continue to rise, you may be faced with how to balance the desires you have for a spontaneous labor and the realities of induction of labor. Here are some tips on having a positive induction of labor.

Hyperemesis Gravidarum
What you need to know about severe nausea and vomiting in pregnancy. Page 2.

Hyperemesis Gravidarum - Severe Morning Sickness
What you need to know about severe nausea and vomiting in pregnancy, known as hyperemesis gravidarum or severe morning sickness.

How Newborn Reflexes Help Babies Survive
A look at the amazing reflexes that help your newborn survive.

What are the signs of miscarriage?
Miscarriage can come with signs that shouldn't be ignored. Do you know what to look for?

Pregnancy Week 31 - About.com Parenting
The third trimester is a roller coaster. Your belly grows as does the list of annoying pregnancy symptoms. The good news is that your baby is getting ready to make a debut!

Pregnant with No Pregnancy Symptoms
Are you pregnant but don't have any of the normal pregnancy symptoms?

What is a Foley catheter induction of labor?
A Foley Catheter is commonly used to remove urine form the bladder. However, it is also used as a non-drug induction of labor.

9 Things Not to Say to Someone After a Miscarriage
What you should never say to a mom who has had a miscarriage or a pregnancy loss.

Natural Induction of Labor Techniques
There are plenty of old wives tales and family stories passed along about natural ways to start labor. But do any of them really work?

When should I start taking prenatal vitamins?
So taking prenatal vitamins is on your list of things do do, but when?

Answers About Pregnant Sex
Answers to common questions about pregnant sex, including oral sex and masturbation. Page 2.

When will I start to show?
Wondering when your pregnant belly will show? That depends...

How to Take a Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy test instructions broken down step-by-step with helpful hints along the way!

How to Take a Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy test instructions broken down step-by-step with helpful hints along the way!

How to Take a Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy test instructions broken down step-by-step with helpful hints along the way!

How to Take a Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy test instructions broken down step-by-step with helpful hints along the way!

How to Take a Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy test instructions broken down step-by-step with helpful hints along the way!

How to Take a Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy test instructions broken down step-by-step with helpful hints along the way!

Am I in labor?
How will you know if it's really labor? Learn to tell the difference between true labor and false labor contractions.

Morning Sickness
Morning sickness is one symptom that most moms worry about, even though not every woman gets it. Some are slightly annoyed, while others are laid up unable to move. Learn more about this pregnancy symptom.

Television Shows About Pregnancy
There are a slew of TV shows about pregnancy, some are focused on pregnancy and birth, while others follow brief stories for a short period of time. Here's the round up of the TV shows about pregnancy and birth.

How to Avoid an Induction of Labor in Pregnancy
Induction of labor is fairly common, with Pitocin and breaking your water happening in many labor and births. How can you avoid induction of labor for non-medical reasons.

When Can I Hear My Baby's Heartbeat in Pregnancy?
You are probably looking forward to hearing your baby's heart beat in your prenatal appointments. How long will you have to wait?

Pregnancy Calendar - Week 13 - What to Expect
The second trimester is a great thing, particularly if you had a rough first trimester. Week 13 brings a lot of relief for moms in many ways.

Drinking in Early Pregnancy
Sometimes life gets the best of us and after a wild celebration involving lots of things known to be avoided in pregnancy - you get a positive pregnancy test. Just what damage have you caused?

13 Baby Name Books - Choosing a Name for Your Baby
Trying to find the perfect baby name? Look no further, these baby name books can help!

13 Baby Name Books - Choosing a Name for Your Baby
Trying to find the perfect baby name? Look no further, these baby name books can help!

Pregnancy Week 38
At week 38 you're getting closer to being ready for labor. Here's what is up with your body and baby.

The Three Trimesters of Pregnancy
Come walk through all three trimesters of pregnancy.

Dad-to-be Gag Gift
How to make a hilarious gift for the dad-to-be in your life.

Seated
Take a load off your feet and try a seated sex position.

Standing
With a bit of balance, these standing positions are great in pregnancy.

Rear Entry (Doggie Style)
Rear entry is a great position for sex in the later months of pregnancy.

Woman on Top
Woman on top is a great position for the third trimester.

Man on Top (Missionary)
The man on top position is great for early to mid pregnancy. Pregnant sex has the potential to be great sex, but the positions you use can make all the difference in the world. The can help you be more comfortable, so come and explore pregnant sex positions.

Sex Positions for Pregnancy
Pregnant sex has the potential to be great sex, but the positions you use can make all the difference in the world. The can help you be more comfortable, so come and explore pregnant sex positions.

Newborn Babies and Sleep
Sleeping newborns are an important part of any new parent's life. But how much do newborns really sleep? When do they sleep through the night? And what can you do to survive the first few weeks? Page 2.

When to Announce Your Pregnancy
When will you announce your pregnancy? Do you tell early and often or are you more guarded? Here are some answers to figuring out which type of pregnancy announcement is right for you.

How to Get Pregnant with a Girl
Here are some of the old wives tales and newer technologic advances that can help you get pregnant with the baby girl of your dreams.

How to Time Contractions
Timing contractions is a huge deal in pregnancy - just how do you do it?

Cesarean Recovery
Information on what to expect with a c-section recovery as far as physical and emotional recovery in the initial postpartum period.

Yoga for Your Pregnancy
Yoga for Your Pregnancy is a DVD/Video available for home use.

Daily Essentials Video from Spinning Babies and Blooma
A review of the video Daily Activities: Activities for pregnancy comfort and easier birth By Gail Tully and Sarah Longacre.

Exercises for Pregnant Women
Here are some specific exercises for pregnancy. You can add them to your prenatal fitness routine or do them alone.

Early Pregnancy Test
How early is too early for a pregnancy test? When can you be confident in the results? The answers might surprise you.

Top 11 Pregnancy Books for Children - New Sibling
Need a good book to help your child deal with the prospect of a new sibling? From pregnancy and birth to sibling rivalry, we've got your books!

Sharing Sleep With Your Baby - a Safe Family Bed
A look at safe co-sleeping practices so that you and baby can share a family bed together safely.

Twins, Triplets and Other Multiple Pregnancies
There are lots of multiple pregnancies these days from twins to higher order multiples. Here are answers to common questions about multiples.

How Soon Can I Test With a Home Pregnancy Test?
Wondering how long you will have to wait to see if a pregnancy test is positive?

Benefits and Advantages of Squatting for Birth
What cuts down the amount of labor and reduces complications? Squatting as a position for labor and birth!

What Is the Purpose of Eye Drops Given to Newborns at Birth?
Newborns receive eye medication at birth. What is the thought behind this process? Learn more about why this procedure is administered to newborns.

How Do You Use Basal Body Temperature to Get Pregnant?
Interested in using your body's natural signals to help you pinpoint ovulation? The Basal Body Temperature Method might help you get pregnant more quickly.

Baby Shower Rules - Who Can Throw One?
What are the rules about who can throw a baby shower? You might be surprised at the old fashioned rules.

The Heartrate Test - Old Wives Tales for Pregnancy
The heartrate test uses your baby's heartrate to predict if you're having a baby girl or boy based on this old wives tale.

Ways People Respond to Pregnancy Announcements
Ever try to imagine what the response will be to your pregnancy announcement? Here are nine types you can look for when giving the good news.

Signs and Symptoms, Pregnancy After Miscarriage
Do you know what to do if you think you're having a miscarriage? Here are some signs and symptoms you need to act on.

Baby Pool Game For Your Due Date
Looking for a fun game to play by having friends and family guess your baby's birthday and weight? We've got some fun for you!

Why Take an Early Pregnancy Class
An early pregnancy class is designed to help you get the basics of pregnancy down, sometimes before the start of your prenatal care, so that you know what's going on with baby.

Activities for Your Blessingway
While the idea of a blessingway is catching on, if you've never been to one or seen one done, you may need some ideas.

Washing Station for Blessingway
A washing station can be a neat way to greet guests at a blessingway.

Introduction of Guests
Just as you may at any party, introducing the guests to one another at the blessingway is important.

Getting Rid of Fears or Worries
This symbolic gesture of releasing your fears can be very cathartic to start a blessingway.

Blessings
Each guest brings the mother-to-be the gift of a blessing.

Prayer Flags
A prayer flag is a great visible reminder of the blessingway for mom-to-be.

Blessingway Necklace
A necklace is also a great way to create a visual representation of blessings for the mother.

Laying on of Hands
Some cultures like the laying on of hands as a way to show support. It may also be appropriate for your blessingway.

Pampering the Mother
There are also numerous ways that you can pamper the mother to make this even more special.

How much weight did you gain in pregnancy?
During the course of your pregnancy how much weight did you gain? Was it on track with what you expected to gain? What did your practitioner have to say about it? Page 4.

How much weight did you gain in pregnancy?
During the course of your pregnancy how much weight did you gain? Was it on track with what you expected to gain? What did your practitioner have to say about it? Page 3.

Pregnancy Sleep Positions - What position did you sleep in during pregnancy?
What position did you sleep in during pregnancy?

How much weight did you gain in pregnancy?
During the course of your pregnancy how much weight did you gain? Was it on track with what you expected to gain? What did your practitioner have to say about it?

How much weight did you gain in pregnancy?
During the course of your pregnancy how much weight did you gain? Was it on track with what you expected to gain? What did your practitioner have to say about it? Page 2.

Due Date - What does a due date mean?
A due date is a guess as to when your baby will be born. But what does that really mean? Page 4.

Due Date - What does a due date mean?
A due date is a guess as to when your baby will be born. But what does that really mean?

Due Date - What does a due date mean?
A due date is a guess as to when your baby will be born. But what does that really mean? Page 2.

Pregnancy Myths and Old Wives Tales
Share your pregnancy related old wives tales and myths. Page 5.

Due Date - What does a due date mean?
A due date is a guess as to when your baby will be born. But what does that really mean? Page 3.

Hearing Your Baby's Heart Beat for the First Time
How did you feel when you heard your baby's heart beat for the first time? Page 4.

Hearing Your Baby's Heart Beat for the First Time
How did you feel when you heard your baby's heart beat for the first time? Page 6.

Did you think you were having twins?
So your belly is growing and your pregnancy symptoms are going wild - are you having twins?

Did you think you were having twins?
So your belly is growing and your pregnancy symptoms are going wild - are you having twins? Page 2.

Did you think you were having twins?
So your belly is growing and your pregnancy symptoms are going wild - are you having twins? Page 3.

Did you think you were having twins?
So your belly is growing and your pregnancy symptoms are going wild - are you having twins? Page 4.

Did you think you were having twins?
So your belly is growing and your pregnancy symptoms are going wild - are you having twins? Page 5.