Pregnancy & Childbirth: Most Popular Articles
Trying to figure out if you're pregnant or not? Run your symptoms through our Am I Pregnant quiz and find out!
Calculate what week of pregnancy you are in with this handy pregnancy due date calculator. It will give you the major milestones of your pregnancy by actual date.
Test your pregnancy symptoms to see if you're having a boy or a girl based on the old wives tales.
If your period is late or delayed, you might wonder what is wrong. While pregnancy is something that is often suspected, it is not the only reason your period may be delayed.
Here are 25 signs of pregnancy from possible to positive. Do your symptoms mean that you need to take a pregnancy test?
If you would like to get pregnant with a baby boy, here are some tips and tricks.
Am I pregnant? It's a legitimate question for many women and one that gets asked frequent. From the first symptom to the pregnancy test - how do you know if you are expecting?
Test your knowledge of real labor versus false labor with this fun quiz.
Ancient Chinese Gender Chart Girl or boy? Legend has it that this chart was found in an ancient tomb
There are a ton of pregnancy calendars out there, but none as comprehensive as this one - using ultrasounds and real life stories, you'll walk week by week through a pregnancy. There are also special sections each week for dads and twins.
Birth pictures are one way to see what labor and delivery will be like when it is your turn. Here are some birth pictures for you to look through and enjoy!
What does a baby girl look like on ultrasound? We'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby girl ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos!
There is an old wives tale that says that the heart beat of your baby can tell you if you're having a boy or a girl. How accurate is that?
Are you interested in comparing the photos of boy and girl ultrasound photos? These ultrasound picture were taken at various stages in pregnancy.
Do you want to know what baby boys look like via ultrasound?
What is a normal fetal heart rate? Does your stage of pregnancy change the baby's heart rate?
When you're having unknown symptoms, and you want to know if they spell out that there is a new baby on the way, it can drive you crazy. This simple quiz can help you answer the question of Am I Pregnant? By looking at the probability of a pregnancy based on your pregnancy symptoms.
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.
If you're preparing for your own ultrasound to tell if you're having a girl or boy, this quick guide will help you distinguish the girls from the boys.
There is some research out there trying to determine the sex of your baby as early as six week pregnancy based on the location of the placenta in pregnancy. Would you try it?
Calculate the date you ovulate in order to help you get pregnant.
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.
Your baby's first bath is best delayed, here's why...
Have a look at some real pregnant bellies from the first trimester.
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.
These pregnancy ultrasound photos take you week by week through pregnancy, showing you babies at various stages.
Are you looking for baby names for your twins? These were the most popular sets of names for twins.
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.
Quickening is the age-old name for feeling fetal movement when you're pregnant. Find out how and when will you feel your baby move.
Your pregnancy due date is a big deal. The idea of knowing the basic time of when your baby is supposed to arrive is fun and exciting. But how do you calculate a due date? Here is a calculator and more information on when your baby will be born.
Trying to figure out if your bag of water is broken can be tricky, but these simple steps will help you determine if it's your amniotic fluid leaking or something else.
Will you find out if you're having a girl or boy this pregnancy? How will you find out?
No matter why you want to stop producing milk or at what point after the baby's birth, there is a right way and a way that might be more painful. Here are the basics of stopping the supply of breastmilk.
You probably expected certain bodily changes in pregnancy. Here are the ones that catch most people by surprise!
The miracle of pregnancy times two! From finding out you're having twins to other common questions about being pregnant with one or more baby - we've got answers.
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?
The first month of pregnancy is always a little bit crazy. Congratulations may be in order but sometimes your brain doesn't follow.
If you're wondering whether or not you're pregnant, here are some signs and symptoms to watch for in your body.
Months over weeks - how many months pregnant are you?
This gallery is a fetal development gallery to see how your baby grows in pregnancy.
50 things you can do to help ensure a healthy pregnancy.
Castor oil is often used as a natural induction technique. Have you heard about this?
Is it twins? Quiz < Back to Last Page Basics of Twins The miracle of pregnancy times two! From finding
You've heard that labor hurts, right? Here's what some moms say hurts more than giving birth. Do you agree?
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.
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.
In week five you've probably figured out that you're pregnant. Come see how fast your baby is already growing.
Learn about sexual relations during pregnancy as each trimester brings different physical and emotional changes.
What are the most common pregnancy symptoms? When you think you're pregnant you want to know now, but how can you do that?
You're pregnant. The instructions on the pregnancy test don't go much further. Here's some advice on getting through the next few weeks and developing a healthy pregnancy from the start.
Pain in early pregnancy can cause you to worry. When is cramping a problem and when should you call your doctor or midwife?
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.
The ring test uses your wedding ring to predict if you're having a baby girl or boy based on this old wives tale.
What does a baby girl look like on ultrasound? In the Girl Ultrasound Gallery, we'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby girl ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos!
Your baby is really small at week four of pregnancy, but you are sure feeling the effects already in pregnancy symptoms.
Braxton Hicks contractions are regular contractions most women notice in pregnancy. How can you tell if you're having these and how do you know when it's really labor?
Your baby is heads up, that's called breech Now what happens?
Pregnancy Calendar Week 7 sees your baby growing a lot. How are you feeling in early pregnancy?
Premature labor can lead a lot of problems for you and your baby. Knowing the signs and symptoms can help you prevent preterm labor.
Girl or boy? How do you use gender selection to choose the sex of your baby? Here are tips to consider before pregnancy when it comes to sex selection using amazing technologies like Microsort, preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), Shettles Method and more...
What does a vaginal exam really tell you and can it really predict when you will give birth?
Ever wonder how that magic due date number turns into a set number of weeks?
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.
One of the first signs of pregnancy can be changes in the breasts. What exactly does it mean and how does it feel?
Do you need to figure out when you got pregnant? Use your due date to calculate your conception window.
A guide to buying a breast pump to help you effectively pump breast milk for your baby.
Don't be embarrassed to ask questions about pregnant sex - it's a good thing.
When you're trying to conceive you want to do anything you can to increase the chances of getting pregnant. Here are some quick and easy ways to help you achieve pregnancy.
The first trimester is the beginning of pregnancy. You will learn about pregnancy tests, pregnancy symptoms, signs of pregnancy, morning sickness and prenatal care as your start your pregnancy off with a healthy beginning.
Whether you're looking to see pregnancy pictures, ultrasounds or photos of newborn babies, there is a gallery of pictures just for you. Here is your handy guide to being able to view these photos quickly and easily.
Here is a quick tour of pregnancy month by month, looking at fetal development as your baby grows through ultrasound pictures and text describing the details. Watch your baby grow from conception to birth.
Come view pregnancy photos from the second trimester. This is the belly gallery for the second trimester.
What does a baby girl look like on ultrasound? In the Girl Ultrasound Gallery, we'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby girl ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos! Page 2.
Hearing your baby's heart beat for the first time is an amazing feeling. Here are the different ways that your midwife or doctor might listen to your baby's heart beat in your prenatal care visits.
Everything you need to know about pregnant sex.
There is a lot going on with your baby in week 8, including your first prenatal visit.
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.
What does a baby boy look like on ultrasound? In the Boy Ultrasound Gallery, we'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby boy ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos! Page 2.
Carrying low can be a real pain, perhaps it's a sign of a second pregnancy or impending labor. Page 5.
About 3% of babies are still heads up at the end of pregnancy. Here's what to do rather than panic about it.
The early weeks of pregnancy can produce some early ultrasound photos, usually using transvaginal ultrasound.
A baby's heart beat as heard by doppler.: pregnancy week by week week by week fetal development fetal heart beats bpm
Wondering when your pregnant belly will show? That depends...
16 Week - Boy Ultrasound. Pregnancy & Childbirth.
The end of pregnancy can be physically demanding. Here are some of the more common complaints.
The 8th week of pregnancy can produce some early ultrasound photos.
Pregnancy Week 3 - it's almost time! You've ovulated and hopefully you've conceived.
While you're not technically pregnant yet, here's what you need to know about this week before it's too late.
What does a baby girl look like on ultrasound? In the Girl Ultrasound Gallery, we'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby girl ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos! Page 9.
Pregnancy Calendar Week 9: Your baby has developed testes or ovaries. Have you fainted? You might.
At week 17 you can see this baby is clearly a girl.
If you need to have your labor started before it starts on its own, many doctors will use Pitocin.
Pregnancy Calendar Week 10: You're tired but baby is growing, that makes it worth it. These tips might help you feel better.
Giving birth to twins - pushing. Page 12.
What does a baby girl look like on ultrasound? In the Girl Ultrasound Gallery, we'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby girl ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos! Page 6.
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.
This is an ultrasound gallery of first trimester photos.
Prenatal vitamins are something that nearly everyone has heard about. But what do prenatal vitamins do, how do they work and what happens if you don't take them?
Montgomery's Tubercules are a possible sign of pregnancy. This is common pregnancy symptom and sign of pregnancy.
This baby is just seconds old. This is right after birth, you can see the umbilical cord is still attached. She was born at 38 weeks gestation and weighed 6 pounds 15 ounces. Page 7.
Here at the end of the first trimester you tend to start feeling better. Your baby has grown so much in just a few weeks.
A look at why you might consider taking a pregnancy test, even if you aren't trying to get pregnant.
What do your baby's kicks tell you about your baby's personality?
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.
18 Week Boy Ultrasound - 4th Baby: Mom's first baby boy after three girls! Page 7.
Most people look at the last days of pregnancy as something to suffer through - here's a way to celebrate these last days of pregnancy! Which ideas will you chose?
You are probably looking forward to hearing your baby's heart beat in your prenatal appointments. How long will you have to wait?
Come enjoy the view from week 7 of pregnancy in the first trimester.
What does a baby girl look like on ultrasound? In the Girl Ultrasound Gallery, we'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby girl ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos! Page 8.
At 19 weeks into pregnancy, this ultrasound clearly shows a baby boy. Page 12.
What does a baby girl look like on ultrasound? In the Girl Ultrasound Gallery, we'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby girl ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos! Page 11.
Come enjoy the view from week 6 of pregnancy in the first trimester.
17 Weeks Gestation Baby Girl. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 4.
The Rh factor in your blood type can cause harm to your baby. What you need to know to prevent problems?
This is the first question in the boy or girl ultrasound quiz. Do you know the boys from the girls?
This gallery is of the various weeks of pregnancy. Each pregnant belly represents a different week of pregnancy.
This mom is expecting her third baby, first girl, at 40! Page 10.
Meconium is baby's first stool. When can you see it and why is it an issue?
Here is a baby boy from week 17 of pregnancy. Page 6.
How will you know if it's really labor? Learn to tell the difference between true labor and false labor contractions.
What does a baby boy look like on ultrasound? In the Boy Ultrasound Gallery, we'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby boy ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos! Page 3.
The 12th week of pregnancy can produce some great ultrasound photos.
Pregnancy photos are one of the best ways to capture the special moments of each trimester.
A teen pregnancy has it's own special challenges. Here are some basic facts and figures.
18 Week Ultrasound Baby Girl. Pregnancy & Childbirth. Page 7.
Did you ever wonder if you were having twins? Lots of moms wonder if there might be more than one baby in there...
Frequent urination can be a sign of early pregnancy. This symptom can start in early pregnancy and continue through the third trimester.
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!
Welcome to the second trimester of pregnancy. Hopefully you're feeling better and less concerned about some parts of pregnancy.
The 16th week of pregnancy can be a lot of fun. You might start to feel your baby move, wear maternity clothes and more.
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?
What does a baby boy look like on ultrasound? In the Boy Ultrasound Gallery, we'll explore the weeks of gestation by viewing ultrasound images from various stages of pregnancy to see what a baby boy ultrasound looks like. Come compare your ultrasound photos! Page 8.
Labor can be a slow process. When is it a stalled labor and what can you do about it?
Trying to figure out if you are in the early stages of labor, or the real thing can be confusing. Some women experience something often called false labor, meaning that it is unlikely that you will be having the baby rapidly. What are the signs of labor? When should I go to the hospital? Here are the most common false labor questions - answered.
Pubic bone pain in pregnancy can be normal but painful. Here is what causes it, why and how to cope.
This baby is shown just after a water birth.
A unisex baby name is becoming a very popular style of name for babies. What names do you consider to be unisex?
At two weeks pregnant see how your baby starts from the earliest time in pregnancy.
Here are pregnancy photos from the first trimester, 6 weeks pregnant in this belly gallery.
Many couples choose to find out the sex of their baby at an ultrasound about midway through their pregnancy. But sometimes those ultrasounds are wrong...
If you've had a cesarean, you've got a scar to care for after the birth. Here's the scoop on healing and minimizing the looks.
Come walk through all three trimesters of pregnancy.
The Shettles Method of sex selection to choose a girl or boy has been around for quite awhile. The question remains, does Shettles help you choose the sex of your baby? Here are the basics of the method and the science surrounding it.
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...
The first trimester is just the beginning of pregnancy. There are so many changes happening to your body and your baby. Through ultrasound photos and pictures of pregnant women, see how the first trimester will change your life and begin your pregnancy.
Here's what a baby boy looks like at 20 weeks into pregnancy via ultrasound. Page 15.
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.
Want to know the gender of your unborn baby? Find out how ultrasound and genetic testing can help you.
With the second trimester in full swing, you're welcoming week 16. How are you feeling? Can you feel baby yet? Is your belly showing?
In week 15 of pregnancy, you're getting more comfortable into the second trimester. You may also have the beginnings of a belly.