Pregnancy, Month-by-Month

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.

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Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 1

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!

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Pregnancy Month by Month: 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!

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Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 3

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!

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Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 4

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

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Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 5

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

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Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 6

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

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Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 7

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!

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Pregnancy Month by Month: 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!

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Pregnancy Month by Month: Month 9

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!

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Pregnancy Month by Month: Preparing for Labor

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!