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Pregnancy and Postpartum Life


You'll hear a lot of tales about pregnancy and postpartum life. It's time to get the facts.

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The Basics
Tips for Pregnancy
Postpartum Life

The Basics

The Facts About Pregnancy and Postpartum Life

From conception to taking your baby home, here's what you need to know about pregnancy.

From wildfires to reinforcing the gender binary, it might be time to end this tradition.

What to expect (to pay) when you're expecting.

Carrying and birthing a baby is expensive. How pricey? Three women share their receipts.


Pregnancy Complications

Health issues during pregnancy can go beyond morning sickness and swollen feet.

Two of the leading causes of pregnancy-related deaths are under-discussed and need attention.

There are no mandatory standards for the care of expectant prisoners.

Advancements in fetal procedures give mothers and their unborn babies new opportunities.

Tips for Pregnancy

Tips for a Better Pregnancy

Pregnancy can be daunting. Here are some tips to help you make it through the long journey.

When it comes to your labor and delivery expectations, experts say flexibility is key.

Despite popular belief, pregnant people aren't fragile—but certain precautions are wise.

When it comes to classes, books and online resources, more isn't always better.

Postpartum Life

The Facts About Postpartum Life

Life after giving birth can be overwhelming. Knowing what to expect can help you prepare.

People of color are at higher risk for PPD, but face a disparity in treatment, research shows.

Empty shelves and price gouging have parents desperate, but hope is on the horizon.

Consider these tips to stay sane if your baby won't feed.

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