General Health

A healthy pregnancy begins before you get pregnant. Being healthy also increases your chances of conceiving.Learn about how your health and lifestyle choices impact your fertility, and discover ways to improve your overall pre-pregnancy health.

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What Causes Recurrent Miscarriage?

Recurrent miscarriages aren’t common, but scientists might have found the reason behind them. Here’s what expectant parents need to know. 

HPV and Pregnancy: What You Need To Know

HPV is a sexually transmitted disease that can cause cervical cancer if left untreated. But can it also impact your fertility or pregnancy? Read this and find out.

Traveling While Pregnant: New Rules of Vacation

Planning on taking a trip while pregnant? The authors of The New Rules of Pregnancy are letting you know what you need to think about.

Getting The Flu Shot While Pregnant: Everything You Need To Know

OB/GYN-approved, getting the flu shot while pregnant is safe and even has added benefits for your developing baby. Still have questions? We have expert answers.

20 Things All Couples Should Do Before Getting Pregnant

So you're thinking about trying to get pregnant? Congrats! Here's what to do now to get healthy, have fun, and feel prepared to start trying to conceive.

5 Ways to Naturally Increase Progesterone for a Healthier Pregnancy

Having high levels of progesterone is key for a healthy pregnancy. Here are some natural ways to make sure you have the right hormonal balance.

More General Health

No Birth Control? No Alcohol, Says CDC

According to the CDC, there's a huge group of women who are at risk of alcohol exposure during pregnancy—and it's more dangerous than we thought.

Trump Administration Documents Suggest Changes to Contraceptive Options

A leaked memo suggests the Trump administration is shifting women's health programs more toward fertility awareness and abstinence. Find out what that means for you.

New Zika Advice Tells Dads to Delay Fatherhood

The CDC has issued updated Zika prevention guidelines for couples of child-bearing age.