Pregnancy Testing

Urine and blood are the two main types of pregnancy tests. Here you'll learn about both. We'll tell you how accurate home pregnancy tests are; explain how to use them, and what the results indicate. We'll also tell you how early you can find out if you're pregnant, and more.

Is It Possible to Get a False Positive Pregnancy Test Result?

You've taken a home pregnancy test and the result is positive. But is there any chance that it could be wrong?

When to Take a Pregnancy Test

You're ready to find out if you're pregnant, but is your body ready to tell you?

10 Home Pregnancy Tests (and How to Use Them)

Feeling some early pregnancy symptoms? It's time to take a home pregnancy test! Here's everything you need to know about how they work, the earliest you can try them, and how to make sure you're doing it right.

Can a Pregnancy Test Give a False Negative?

You took an at-home pregnancy test, and it said you're not pregnant. But what are the chances you got a false negative pregnancy test result?

Should You Get a Pregnancy Blood Test?

Wondering whether to trust an at-home pregnancy test or head to the doctor for a blood draw? Here's what you need to know if you're trying to confirm that you're pregnant.

Home Pregnancy Tests

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5 Early Signs That You're Pregnant

Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, shares 5 early signs of pregnancy, from a missed period to increased urination.

Am I Pregnant? 6 Things to Know About the 2-Week Wait

Wondering if you might be expecting? Here's what you should know while you're waiting to take a pregnancy test.

How to Take a First Response Pregnancy Test

Nervous about taking the test? Not sure how to read it? Follow this step-by-step guide.

How Accurate are Home Pregnancy Tests?

Wondering if you can really trust the results of a home pregnancy test?

How to Take a CVS Pregnancy Test

Nervous about taking the test? Not sure how to read it? Follow this step-by-step guide.

Are You Pregnant? How to Know for Sure

Not sure you can trust that at-home pregnancy test? Dr. Obosa Osawe tells you how to know with 100% accuracy that you are pregnant.

How to Take a Clearblue Pregnancy Test

Nervous about taking the test? Not sure how to read it? Follow this step-by-step guide.

Your First Prenatal Visit and Tests

Learn how your doctor will confirm your pregnancyaand what else will happen at your first prenatal visit.

How to Take a Walmart Pregnancy Test

Nervous about taking the test? Not sure how to read it? Follow this step-by-step guide.

How to Take a Target Pregnancy Test

Nervous about taking the test? Not sure how to read it? Follow this step-by-step guide.

How to Take a Rite Aid Pregnancy Test

Nervous about taking the test? Not sure how to read it? Follow this step-by-step guide.

How Accurate are Pregnancy Tests?

Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, answers one of her most frequently asked questions: How accurate are pregnancy tests? She also shares when to take them to increase your chances of getting an accurate result.

Getting Proof of Pregnancy

What's hCG? Find out how it plays a big role in confirming your pregnancy.

How to Take a Walgreens Pregnancy Test

Nervous about taking the test? Not sure how to read it? Follow this step-by-step guide.

Twitter Can't Stop Making Jokes About This Oblivious Pregnancy Test Ad

This Dutch pregnancy test company's hilarious ad doesn't seem to understand when, how, or why pregnancy tests are useful. Hint: It's not at eight months.