If you're yearning to conceive a baby boy, can it really be as easy as eating breakfast cereal and a potassium-rich diet to tip the scales toward blue booties, as a recent study seems to indicate? If you want to welcome a bundle of pink, can tweaking your diet in other ways boost the chances? The re
How to handle embarrassing pregnancy symptoms? Can you exercise -- and what should you eat -- while pregnant? And how do you get that pregnancy skin glow? You'll find those topics on this list of the 10 most viewed pregnancy health stories on WebMD for 2007. 6 Embarrassing Pregnancy Symptoms Pregnan
Q: If prenatal vitamins are extra good for you when you’re pregnant, why not take them all the time? A: These specially formulated multivitamins are designed to ensure pregnant women get all the extra vitamins and minerals essential for the development of a healthy baby and to meet the increased nut
By Jennifer Steinhauer Four fathers, four amazing births
Captain Colin Jorgenson and his wife, Lori, were ecstatic when they learned that Lori was pregnant with their third child. But there was also some anxiety: Colin was scheduled to leave for Iraq three days after they got the news. During his wi
He's thinking: "Wow, she looks sexier and hotter than I've ever seen her -- boy am I turned on!" She's thinking: "I'm nauseous and tired and I feel like a blimp -- if he so much as touches me one time I'm going to scream!" Welcome to pregnancy -- a time when many couples find their sex life has beco
Breanne and Larry Stone think they're ready for a child, but they're not sure they can provide for one. Money expert Carmen Wong Ulrich and relationship pro Tina B. Tessina get these newlyweds on the road to successful — and solvent — parenthood. Like many young couples, Breanne and Larry Stone can'
By Toni Gardener An infant in the family can mean a time of transition for everyone. Having a baby, a friend once told me, was the biggest shock of her life: Everything was turned upside down by the arrival of the delightful bundle. And while hers is an accurate description of what happens, all too
One look at People Magazine or Entertainment Tonight, and you might think the old-fashioned labor and delivery way to birth a baby has gone the route of the horse and buggy. In its place: The mother-requested cesarean, or C-section, delivery -- the fast, high-tech, hip celebrity way to have a child.
For many women, powerful food cravings for certain foods come with the territory during pregnancy. You've probably heard tales of loved ones being dispatched at all hours to search for a certain brand of bacon double cheeseburger or rocky road ice cream to quell an expectant mom's desire. Perhaps yo