Pregnancy Symptoms

From very early pregnancy symptoms that get you wondering whether you're pregnant, to symptoms you'll experience when you know you're pregnant, we'll help you sort through the many bodily and emotional changes you'll go through during pregnancy.

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How to Manage Constipation in Pregnancy

Nearly three out of four women experience constipation and other bowel disorders during their pregnancies. Here’s how to handle it.

Pregnancy Symptoms in Men Are Real—and They Have a Name

Couvade syndrome, also thought of as "sympathy pain" in men during pregnancy, has a wide range of possible symptoms, some of which—like mine—can be severe.

Lightning Crotch Pain: Everything You Need to Know About the Uncomfortable Pregnancy Side Effect

Lightning crotch is characterized by sharp, shooting, and short-lived pain in the pelvis during the third trimester. Learn more about the causes and symptoms of this common pregnancy complaint.

Signs You're Having a Boy: Old Wives' Tales vs. Science

According to old gender wives' tales, these pregnancy symptoms may mean you're expecting a boy. But can they be trusted? We consulted medical experts to get their opinions on whether there's any truth to them.

22 Weird Pregnancy Symptoms You Might Not Expect

You expected the glowy skin and gorgeous bump—but probably not the itchy boobs or extra gas. Here are 22 strange but normal pregnancy symptoms you might not know about.

Your Pregnancy Symptoms Week by Week

Check out this week-by-week pregnancy symptom timeline so you know what to expect while carrying a baby.

More Pregnancy Symptoms

Is It Implantation Bleeding or Your Period? Here's How to Tell

Medical experts explain implantation bleeding timing and how to tell if your spotting is an early sign of pregnancy or your monthly period.

3 Annoying Symptoms That Are Actually Signs of a Healthy Pregnancy

Uncomfortable pregnancy symptoms can put a damper on your nine-month journey, but some of them actually benefit you and your growing baby.

Could I Get Pregnant with an IUD?

Becoming pregnant when you have an intrauterine device (IUD) isn't common, but it can happen. Find out the symptoms and implications of an IUD pregnancy.