Women of childbearing age with congenital heart defects have often been told pregnancy could be life-threatening so it should be avoided. That’s not true today.
A fertility diet plan includes limiting alcohol and caffeine and exposure to mercury in seafood. You might also favor high fiber whole grains and vegetable proteins over meat and dairy.
What is mastitis? It’s when you have blocked ducts in your breasts. How do you treat mastitis? What causes this common breastfeeding complication? Should you keep breastfeeding?
The term sounds scary — and you might wonder, exactly what is postpartum depression? A rule of thumb: it lingers longer than a couple of weeks. Here's what you should know.
Women who suffer a miscarriage are at risk for depression, anxiety, and even post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms — and these problems shouldn’t be ignored.
What a mom eats during pregnancy and afterwards influences her child’s taste preferences. Eat healthy so your child will grow up with a taste for healthy foods.
It is important to estimate your due date so you and your health care provider can schedule proper prenatal care and plan for your baby's birth. Your health care provider uses a method similar to this calculator to give you your due date.