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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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.
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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.
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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.
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Kim Kardashian West Wants to Go for Baby #3, But Should She?

Despite having two high-risk pregnancies in her past, Kim Kardashian West may try for a third child.
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New Study Finds Some Good News About the Zika Virus and Immunity

Researchers find that the future looks brighter than we might have thought for people who have been infected with the Zika virus.
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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.
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A Guide to Your Preconception Visit

Even before you start trying to conceive, you should visit your doctor to ensure you'll have the healthiest pregnancy possible.
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Keys to a Healthy Pregnancy: Diet, Exercise, and—a Good Relationship?

A new study says a good relationship with their partner lowers a pregnant woman's risk of illness, as well as her baby's risk of illness in the first year.