6 Essential Oils to Try If You Have Morning Sickness
Essential oils and aromatherapy are growing in popularity for all sorts of conditions and ailments, so it's no surprise many pregnant women are turning essential oils for morning sickness, but what really works? We caught up with experts to help us figure out which oils and scents can impact pregnancy in a positive way.
This Is What Getting Your Tonsils—or Appendix—out Does to Your Fertility
Believe it or not, these surgeries may raise your fertility down the road, says science.
8 Secrets No One Tells You About Returning to Work After Maternity Leave
These are the little things that every new mom realizes, but no one really talks about.
If You Drink This Type of Water During Pregnancy, Your Child’s IQ Could Suffer
Most Americans are regularly exposed to this chemical on a daily basis.
This Popular Men’s Fashion Trend Could Be Behind Lower Sperm Counts
Sperm counts have dropped — could your favorite jeans be to blame?
The Science Behind All Those Bizarre Pregnancy Cravings
Pickles, peanut butter, and even paper. Your taste buds can get pretty strange during pregnancy. Here are some of...
This Pregnant Surgeon Didn’t Know She Had a Life-Threatening Condition Until It Was Almost Too...
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) affects approximately 900,000 people annually, but the symptoms of these blood clots can be stealthy. Even...
Everything You Need to Know About Freezing Your Eggs
Even if you know you want to have kids someday, that doesn't mean now is the right time. Egg freezing...
9 Myths New Moms Should Stop Believing ASAP
On top of the normal physical challenges of having a baby, new moms often believe myths that only add undue...
Ditch Your Biological Clock—Science Says Older Moms Are Better Parents
Promising findings for women who had their kids at 35 and older.
11 Surprising Facts About Fertility That Ob-Gyns Wish You Knew
Ob-gyns reveal important things you should know if you want to get pregnant.
This Is Your Brain on Ovulation
Think ovulation time is just another day or two of the month? You'd be surprised how much more is going...
7 Thoughts Every Woman Has When the Pregnancy Test Is Finally Positive
As a woman hoping to conceive, you might dreamily imagine that you'll see the pregnancy test turn positive and instantly...
8 Silent Signs of Gestational Diabetes
It’s easy to write them off as common pregnancy complaints, but these key symptoms could suggest gestational diabetes.
8 Miscarriage Myths It Can Be Harmful to Believe
Miscarriage is a much more common and complicated event than many people understand. It isn't a result of stress, exercise,...
7 Silent Signs of Infertility Every Couple Should Know
Your cramps, his orgasms and zits(!) are surprisingly common early signs of infertility
Flooded In, and In Labor
Cindy Banker's mother went into labor with her during a bad snowstorm in Alaska 29 years ago. Who knew what...
Twin Miracle: Hugged Back to Life
Kate Ogg, 29, was anxious as she waited in her Brisbane obstetrician’s office. Her twins, conceived via in vitro fertilization,
10 Things Never to Say to a Pregnant Woman
Sure, we’ve gotten used to people staring at me as if I’m a zoo exhibit when I waddle down the...
10 Snacks to Eat When You’re Expecting
Here are healthy snacks to eat while you're pregnant to keep you and your baby strong.
4 Chores You Should Avoid When You’re Pregnant
While your nesting instincts may kick into high gear during pregnancy, some household chores are not safe for expecting mothers.