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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.


Ectopic Pregnancy Statistics
Ectopic pregnancy statistics unfortunately show that about 64,000 pregnancies end in an ectopic pregnancy each year. Out of the six million pregnancies that occur every year, this is the portion that end with an ectopic pregnancy that can be extremely dangerous to the mother.
Heartburn and Pregnancy
Heartburn and pregnancy often go hand in hand. However, there are medical remedies that can be used to treat heartburn and pregnancy symptoms. More than half of all pregnant women face heartburn and pregnancy together. Read on to find out more about how to ease these symptoms.
Early Pregnancy Symptoms
Think you may be pregnant? Learn about early pregnancy symptoms that many women experience during the first stages of their pregnancy. Keep reading to see what types of symptoms you may expect during the first trimester or so of your pregnancy.
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.
Natural Family Planning (NFP)
Natural Family Planning is considered a highly effective method of birth control that involves an active approach at knowing the woman's most fertile times by dissecting fertile signals regarding fertility and ovulation. Natural Family Planning is often associated with the charting method of birth control, which doesn't carry the best reputation for effectiveness.