Pregnancy Info
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Postpartum - After Delivery

Welcome to Pregnancy Statistics

Healthy Pregnancies

The purpose of this website is to help educate the public about pregnancy. Some of the topics covered here include information on pregnancy rates, pregnancy health, and pregnancy help. This site has many articles on teen pregnancy as well as general facts and statistics about being pregnant. Our goal is to cover as many aspects of pregnancy as we can and to answer any related questions you may have. We cover many other topics as well including symptoms of pregnancy and ways to care for yourself and unborn baby while you are pregnant.


Labor and Delivery
Being prepared for labor and delivery is important. This article offers information on what to expect just prior to labor, the different types of labor, options for pain management during labor and delivery, and the two ways in which delivering your baby can occur.
Prenatal Care
Prenatal Care is an essential part of having a healthy pregnancy. Read this article for great tips on what you can do to take care of yourself with vitamins, exercise, eating healthy, and more both before you get pregnant and throughout your pregnancy.
Kegel Exercises
There are many benefits for women to do kegel exercises especially for pregnant women or those who have just given birth. Kegel exercises help strengthen the muscles that support the bladder, uterus and bowels as well as vaginal muscles. Read on to learn more.
Breech and Posterior Births
Breech and posterior births may present risks to both mother and baby. Read this article to learn about different types of breech and posterior births and the risks to mother and baby associated with either a breech or posterior birth.
Nuchal Fold Testing for Down Syndrome
Nuchal Fold Testing for Down Syndrome is a special test designed to identify if an unborn baby may have a genetic condition called Down Syndrome. This article offers information on what Nuchal Fold Testing is and other interesting testing facts.
APGAR Testing
Apgar testing is the first and quick assessment of the overall health and well-being of a newborn baby. The Apgar testing system was first implemented in the 1950's by an obstetric anesthesiologist, Virginia Apgar. Apgar testing is now commonly used to assess newborn babies in their first few minutes after birth.
Pregnancy Test
A pregnancy test can help you determine if you are pregnant. This article explains what types of pregnancy tests are available, how a home pregnancy test work, and how accuracy rates of home pregnancy tests. Learn about pregnancy tests here.