Am I in Labor?
Signs you’re in labor include regular contractions and your water breaking.
Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Sexually transmitted diseases can seriously affect the health of your unborn baby. WebMD helps you understand STD symptoms and risks during pregnancy.
Pregnancy and the Quad Marker Screen
WebMD tells you why you might choose to have a quad marker screen, a blood test used during pregnancy that may reveal birth defects in the baby.
Pregnancy and the Stages of Labor and Childbirth
WebMD explains the phases of labor and stages of delivery.
Pregnancy and Chorionic Villus Sampling
WebMD explains chorionic villus sampling (CVS), a prenatal test that helps detect birth defects, genetic diseases, and other problems early in a pregnancy.
Cord Blood Banking: Deciding About Public or Private Donations
Should you bank your infant's cord blood? Should you use a public or private cord blood bank? WebMD gives you information that may help you decide.
Abdominal Separation (Diastasis Recti)
Look pregnant when you’re not? If it isn’t fat, it could be diastasis recti, and exercise may make it worse.
What Is Hyperemesis Gravidarum?
Get the facts on hyperemesis gravidarum, or severe morning sickness and vomiting during pregnancy.
Normal Labor and Delivery Process
WebMD explains the stages of normal labor and delivery. Learn what to expect, pain treatments, and the recovery process.
Teen Pregnancy: Medical Risks and Realities
Teen pregnancy comes with unique challenges. WebMD looks at the statistics, the health risks teen pregnancy poses, and ways teens can ensure a healthy pregnancy.