Aches and Pains

Even the smoothest pregnancy may come with an achy back and tender breasts. Whether you're suffering from swollen feet, heartburn, or an upset stomach, here's how to deal with common pregnancy aches and pains.

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SPD in Pregnancy: What is Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction?

Are you experiencing pelvic pain during pregnancy? Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of symphysis pubis dysfunction (SPD).

How Prenatal Mindfulness Can Help With Anxiety & Morning Sickness During Pregnancy

Three women share how mindfulness meditation helped them cope with the physical and emotional challenges that pregnancy brings.

When Do Braxton Hicks Contractions Start?

Most pregnant women experience Braxton Hicks, which are false contractions that prepare the body for delivery. Find out what factors influence when they begin.

Pregnancy Drugstore Staples

Relief from pregnancy woes is seldom farther than a drugstore away. We've gathered a drugstore shopping list so you can ease your aches and pains while keeping your baby safe.

How to Soothe Common Pregnancy Symptoms

Not sleeping? Is your back killing you? Can't stand those cankles? Here, easy solutions for the 13 most common side effects.

More Aches and Pains

How to Deal with Pregnancy Foot & Leg Pains

Pregnancy can take its toll on your feet and legs. Here's how to get relief.

Which Medications Are Safe During Pregnancy?

Wondering which medications are safe for pregnant women to take? From Advil to Tylenol, Tums to Pepto, here’s your cheatsheet when it comes to the most common conditions you may need to treat while you're expecting.

When to Worry About a Pregnancy Headache

Learn the common culprits behind pregnancy headaches, and know when the pain signals something serious—like preeclampsia.