Pregnancy, Month-by-Month

Pregnancy Month by Month: Preparing for Labor
Every month of pregnancy comes with new and exciting surprises as your baby grows and develops. Learn what to expect during each stage, how to deal with body changes during pregnancy, and other pregnancy side effects.

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.

Whether it's a plus sign, two blue lines, or a confirmation from your doctor, congratulations! You're pregnant. Watch the video to learn more!

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.

Everybody says you're eating for two when you're pregnant, but the truth is, you only need about 200 extra calories a day during the first two trimesters. Watch the video to learn more!

See what physical changes you can expect during month 3 of pregnancy--and how to break the big news to your boss.

The end of this month is the end of the first trimester -- and probably the end of you keeping the the big baby big news under wraps. Watch the video to learn more!

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.

Staying fit will help you stay more energized -- and help your baby get more oxygen. Watch the video to learn more!

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.

You can finally find out the gender of your baby, if you want. Watch the video to learn more!

Baby's weight nearly doubles during month 6 of pregnancy! It may feel like you are packing on the pounds as well. Here's how to feel better and manage your pregnancy weight.

Big news: Your baby's weight is roughly doubling this month. Watch the video to learn more!

Month 7 of pregnancy is all about nesting. Now that Baby's lungs are almost fully developed, the end is in sight. Still, those pregnancy aches may be nearly unbearable -- find out how to get relief.

This month, your baby's lungs are so close to being perfect. And he or she is taking practice breaths in that amniotic fluid. Watch the video to learn more!

Why are Baby's kicks not as strong as they used to be? Why can't I sleep at night? Watch this video to learn more about common symptoms of pregnancy during month 8.

Dozing off during the day, but can't sleep a wink at night? Believe it or not, a little mild exercise can help you get a few more zzzs. Watch the video to learn more!

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.

You probably cannot believe how big your bump is right now, and it might have changed shape. That's normal, because your baby's all grown and hopefully repositioning to prepare for birth. Watch the video to learn more!

Your baby is just about ready to make an appearance. Here’s what to expect during labor and a boost of encouragement for you to take into the delivery room.

Thought you didn't want painkillers, but now you're suddenly having second thoughts? Go ahead, ask for them. Watch the video to learn more!

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