Pregnancy & Birth
These pregnancy videos will help you understand everything from pregnancy tests to how to cope with your new pregnancy skin once you find out you're having a baby.
Labor & Delivery: Unplanned C-Section
Sometimes planned vaginal births can turn into unplanned c-sections. Find out the most common reason why this happens and what to expect.
is one where the baby is not coming, but nobody is in immediate danger . The most common reason for one of these unplanned C-Sections is that the mom is not making progress in labor. You've gotten
Labor & Delivery: Epidurals
Many women choose to have an epidural to ease the pain of labor and delivery. Find out how an epidural works and if it could be part of your birth plan.
make you feel numb from the waist down, and very comfortable. The side effects are pretty low. Some people do feel a little drowsy or groggy after getting their epidural. But in general, it's very safe
Robyn Moreno: What Surprised Me About Pregnancy
The one thing Robyn Moreno did not expect during her pregnancy will put expecting mothers at ease.
and someone else that is connected forever. It's one of the most amazing experiences ever and something that I never ever expected [MUSIC]
Advice for New Moms: Two Secrets to Happiness
Suzanne Chan's best advice for new moms is to accept help when it comes along.
Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 1
You're pregnant, now what? Find out what steps you should take during your first month of pregnancy, how to pick the right OB/GYN, and how to help alleviate your first month of pregnancy symptoms.
normal for your first prenatal check up. In the meantime, enjoy those skinny jeans because they will not fit for much longer. And remember, even if you feel like partying it up be sure to swap out those ciggies and champagne for prenatal vitamins . Your baby, as well as your hair, skin, and nails will thank you. [MUSIC]
Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 2
Find out how big your munchkin is, how many calories you should be eating, and how to keep up your work and social life while pregnant in month 2.
when you're pregnant, but the truth is you only need about 200 extra calories a day during the first two trimesters. That's like an apple with some peanut butter on it, not a whole bos of Entenmann's. Don't wanna spread the news just yet? Here are a few tips that can
Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 4
Watch this video to learn what your baby is up to during month 4 of pregnancy and how to keep your social life active even with your growing bump.
of that annoyance at the gym, as long as you have the green light from your doctor. Staying fit will help you stay more energized and help your baby get more oxygen. I know, you're psyched about being pregnant, but do not let it dominate the flow of your conversations with friends. Trust me, even your bestie's enthusiasm, it's gonna dip if you start in with non-stop baby talk. So, go ahead and gush a little. But then move on to other more pressing topics, you know? Like last night's SNL, that juicy new book she's been reading. I'm sure you're going to have plenty to talk about this month. We'll see you in just a few
Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 3
See what physical changes you can expect during month 3 of pregnancy--and how to break the big news to your boss.
[MUSIC] Your little one is about the size of a standard paper clip , has millions of cells already and is making the big transition from embryo to fetus this month. Wha, what. As for you,
Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 5
During month 5 of pregnancy, you can finally opt to find out Baby's gender. Meanwhile, you may be having not-so-desirable pregnancy side effects. Here are some tips to dealing with your pregnant life.
tiny little body. Eggs that could one day end up being the building blocks for your grandchildren. Yeah seriously, pregnancy, it's a little bit like the Twilight Zone. You, dear lady, are probably peeing like a racehorse right about now because your kidneys are working overtime. So stay hydrated, and sit closer to the bathroom if you need to. Also, seriously consider panty liners . I know, panty liners . Between your second trimester ultrasound, which can take forever, guzzling that sticky sweet stuff to find out if you're suddenly diabetic, dealing
Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 9
In month 9 of pregnancy, your baby is fully-grown and preparing for his big debut. Find out what to pack in your hospital bag as you prepare for labor and delivery.
say hi, but don't forget the less glamorous, really practical stuff like adult diapers , flip flops for the shower, and your cellphone charger . You're gonna need some of those things more than you know. Have fun packing, and we'll see you in the delivery room.