Pregnancy Info
Pre-Pregnancy
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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.


Pregnancy Signs and Symptoms
Pregnancy signs and symptoms may vary during the different stages of pregnancy. This article examines key signs and symptoms that occur in each of the three trimesters of pregnancy. Keep reading for more information on pregnancy signs and symptoms.
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.
Signs of Miscarriage
It is important to know the signs of miscarriage as it is fairly common in early pregnancy. Understanding the signs of miscarriage will help you know when to seek medical care and what is normal to experience during early pregnancy.
Pain Management During Labor and Delivery
Pain management during labor and delivery can make a huge difference in your birthing experience. Get info on birthing techniques, pain management options, epidurals, and more. Find tips for choosing the right type of pain management for you and your baby.
Amniocentesis (Amnio)
Has your doctor ordered an amniocentesis, or amnio? Want to know more about amnio testing before agreeing to the test? Read this article to find out why amniocentesis is done, how an amnio is performed, and learn the risks of having an amniocentesis test done.
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.
In Vitro Fertilization - IVF
In vitro fertilization is the process of manually joining together an egg and a sperm in a laboratory dish to result in a fertilized egg, embryo and eventually a baby. In vitro fertilization is most often used in cases where the man or the woman has difficulties conceiving naturally.