Pregnancy, Childbirth and Newborns
From Conception to Your Baby's Frst Doctor's Visit.
When it comes to childbirth, women now have more options than ever before but that also means more decisions. Making these in advance helps ease the delivery and reduce stress so you have less to worry about while you're in labor. There are a lot of things to consider.
Pregnancy & Childbirth Guides
We have compiled the following guide to help you through the pregnancy process.
If you suspect you may be pregnant, schedule a visit to your obstetrician to begin prenatal care. Prenatal visits usually include a physical exam, weight checks, and providing a urine sample. Learn more about how to find and choose an OBGYN and a Pediatrician.
When you are ready to have your baby, you'll go through labor. Labor is the process of giving birth. The due date is usually about 40 weeks after the first day of the last menstrual period. Learn more about what to expect and how to prepare.
Breastfeeding provides an infant with essential calories, vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients for optimal growth, health, and development. Breast milk contains the right balance of nutrients to help your infant grow into a strong and healthy toddler. Its not always as easy as it looks. Learn where to get great resources.