Pregnancy and Signs of Labor
Learn more from WebMD about the telling the difference between true and false labor, and when to call your health care provider.
WebMD explains the phases of labor and delivery, including the inducement of labor and cesarean sections.
Certified Nurse-Midwives, Certified Midwives, and More
Midwives are an increasingly popular choice to help oversee pregnancy, labor, and delivery. Learn more from WebMD about the role of a midwife, the benefits of using a midwife, and finding the right one for you.
Drug Use and Pregnancy
WebMD examines the use of drugs, alcohol, and caffeine in pregnancy, and their effects on the unborn child.
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.
What Is Implantation Bleeding?
Implantation bleeding is an early sign that you’re pregnant.
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 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.
Am I in Labor?
Signs you’re in labor include regular contractions and your water breaking.