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  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

    Fetal alcohol syndrome is a group of medical problems that can happen in a baby when the mother drinks alcohol…

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  • Car Safety for Pregnant Women

    Car safety is important for pregnant women. Whether you are driving or riding in a car, learn tips to keep…

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  • Morning Sickness

    Morning sickness refers to the nausea and vomiting that some women have when they become pregnant. Morning sickness is very…

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  • Dealing With Hep B and C During Pregnancy

    Women who are pregnant and have hepatitis B or C are at risk for passing the virus to their baby…

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  • Ultrasound During Pregnancy

    A fetal ultrasound is a test that uses sound waves to create an image of your unborn baby on a…

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  • Cystic Fibrosis Prenatal Screening and Diagnosis

    Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that you can test for during pregnancy. Learn about the screening’s pros and…

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  • Back Pain During Pregnancy

    Most women who are pregnant have some degree of back pain. Learn how to prevent and relieve back pain during…

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  • HELLP Syndrome

    HELLP syndrome is a rare but serious illness in pregnancy that causes blood and liver problems in the mother.

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  • Bleeding During Pregnancy – What‘s Normal?

    Vaginal bleeding can occur during pregnancy for serious and non-serious reasons.

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  • Taking Care of You and Your Baby While You're Pregnant

    Tips for women about how to take care of you and your baby during pregnancy.

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  • Prenatal Diagnosis: Amniocentesis and CVS

    Prenatal diagnosis involves tests to diagnose problems such as Down syndrome in an unborn baby. The most common are amniocentesis…

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  • Exercise During Pregnancy

    Exercise offers many benefits during a normal, uncomplicated pregnancy. Talk to your doctor before starting an exercise program while…

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  • Routine Tests During Pregnancy

    Routine tests during pregnancy help monitor the health of you and your baby.

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  • Common Skin Conditions During Pregnancy

    Skin changes are a normal part of pregnancy. Many conditions aren’t preventable and don’t require treatment. Most go away after…

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  • Take Care of Yourself Before Pregnancy

    Preconception care is very important. Here is what you need to know in order to take care of yourself before…

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  • Screening in Pregnancy

    Information about screening in pregnancy.

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  • Toxoplasmosis

    Learn about toxoplasmosis, why it can be dangerous for certain people and how to avoid it.

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  • Epilepsy and Pregnancy

    Learn about how epilepsy and seizures during pregnancy can affect your health and your baby’s health.

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