Pregnancy Emotions

Your hormones are raging, so it's no wonder you're a firestorm of emotions! Here's how to cope with the ups and downs throughout pregnancy -- including important information to help you manage depression, stress, fear, and more.

A Cheat Sheet to Pregnancy Hormones

From emotions that change on a dime to a whole range of stomach troubles, pregnancy hormones can take you for quite a ride! Here, we explain what's going on with six key hormones.

Top 5 Pregnancy Fears

New mom anxieties both big and small -- and how to stop losing sleep over them.

The Ups and Downs of Pregnancy Emotions

Here's a trimester-by-trimester guide to surviving -- and thriving -- during your wild pregnancy ride.

Love and Pregnancy: 5 Ways Pregnancy Will Change Your Relationship

That little babe of yours is already making her mark!

I Hated Being Pregnant

Pregnancy was not the best time of my life. There, I said it. And you can too.

Why Is My Pregnant Wife So Moody?

Expert advice for one husband who ponders when his pregnant wife's wild mood swings will disappear.

Antidepressants and Birth Control Pills

Before you treat your symptoms of depression with antidepressants, learn how they may decrease the effectiveness of birth control pills.

Pregnancy Symptoms: How To Cope With Pregnancy Brain

Feeling forgetful? Dr. Obosa Osawe gets to the bottom of what's commonly called "pregnancy brain.

Am I Nuts? Understanding Your Pregnancy Emotions

It's not you, it's your hormones causing those crazy mood swings. Other moms share their pregnancy freak-out moments.

Great Things About Being Pregnant

Had it with being tired and carrying around extra weight? Consider these reasons to celebrate being pregnant.

Second-Pregnancy Differences

You may feel like a pregnancy pro, but carrying baby number two can be a surprisingly unique experience.

15 Hysterical Mommy-to-Be Meltdowns

Pregnancy hormones can do a number on your emotions, and the highs and lows you experience can be downright dramatic -- you may cry for an hour because your hubby ate all the Ben & Jerry's. Here, real moms share their funniest flip-outs.

10 Ways Pregnancy #1 Is Better Than Pregnancy #2

From babysitter-free date nights to nap time (for you!), there are lots of reasons why your first pregnancy is more fun than any that come after it. (No offense, baby number two!)

Why Some Pregnant Moms Are Depressed

Twelve to 20 percent of pregnant women are depressed and need help for themselves and their unborn baby.

Coping With Anxiety and Depression During Pregnancy

Psychiatrists who specialize in pregnancy and treatment options that can deliver relief can help expectant moms suffering from these mental health conditions.

"I Feel Fat" and Other Pregnancy Emotions

Blissful one minute, and totally freaked out the next? We'll help you deal with the ups and downs of pregnancy.

The Multiple Personalities of Pregnancy

Get ready for a takeover -- of your mind and body -- by these 10 types.

When Rude Comments Cause Pregnancy Discomfort

Don't let rude remarks or inappropriate behavior get to you -- just have the last word.

Common Pregnancy Dreams and What's Really Behind Them

What's the meaning of some of those crazy dreams you've been having?

Strange Sex Dreams During Pregnancy

Expert advice on what could be causing one woman to have out-of-the-ordinary sexual fantasy dreams during her pregnancy.

4 Winter Pregnancy Worries -- and How to Deal

Being pregnant in winter may seem like a nuisance, but there are plenty of upsides to expecting once the temperatures plunge. Here are four reasons to start embracing your cold-weather pregnancy.

Pregnancy After Miscarriage

Do you have conflicting emotions about being pregnant again?

Finding the Upside of an Unplanned Pregnancy

Sometimes, you discover you're expecting when you least expect it. Be inspired by four moms who turned their tough situations around.

25 Great Things About Being Pregnant

By now you've probably had it with always being tired and carrying around extra weight. But why not consider all the reasons to celebrate these nine months? In case you're too grumpy to think of any, here's a list.