Ectopic Pregnancy - What Increases Your Risk
Factors that can increase your risk of having an ectopic pregnancy include previous ectopic pregnancy, a history of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), and endometriosis.
Gestational Diabetes -- the Basics
Learn about gestational diabetes, a common problem that can develop in pregnancy.
Nutrition While Breast-Feeding - Topic Overview
If you are breast-feeding,you should eat 500 calories more each day than are otherwise recommended for a person of your height and weight. You may need even more calories if you: Are very active. Begin to lose weight rapidly. Are breast-feeding more than one infant. Good nutrition for you and your baby Eating a balanced diet will help you maintain your health while producing enough milk for ...
Understanding Pregnancy Discomforts -- Treatment
Get tips on how to cope with common pregnancy discomforts from WebMD.
Understanding Gestational Diabetes -- Prevention
Can you prevent gestational diabetes during pregnancy? Find out here.
Understanding Preterm Labor and Birth -- Diagnosis and Treatment
WebMD's guide to the diagnosis and treatment of preterm labor.
Hindmilk makes up the last two-thirds of the milk in each breast. It contains more fat than the rest of the milk,called foremilk,so it is rich in calories and nutrients. It is important for babies to breast-feed long enough on one breast to get the hindmilk. To get to the hindmilk,breast-feeding (or pumping) should continue on one breast until it is emptied. This usually requires at least ...
Understanding Stillbirth -- the Basics
WebMD's overview of stillbirths, including risk factors.
Gestational Diabetes -- Symptoms
Read about symptoms of gestational diabetes.
Understanding Preterm Labor and Birth -- Prevention
WebMD's guide to the prevention of preterm labor and birth.