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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.


Pregnancy by Trimester
Learning about your pregnancy by trimester will enable you to prepare for your pregnancy. Each trimester of pregnancy comes with signs, symptoms, benefits, and changes. Keep reading for changes that occur during pregnancy by trimester.
Gestational Diabetes
For some women, gestational diabetes is a severe medical issue they face throughout their pregnancy. Gestational diabetes occurs in about 4 percent of pregnancies. There are certain risks that increase the chance of gestational diabetes. Read on to learn more.
Choosing a Doctor or Midwife
If you are pregnant, you might be facing the dilemma of choosing a doctor or a midwife to take care of your prenatal care and delivery. There are several factors that go into choosing a doctor or a midwife including expectations of delivery, cost and preexisting medical conditions.
Birth Induction
There are several reasons doctors and pregnant women have to go through birth induction. The doctor must induce labor for a few different reasons, and birth induction is becoming a regularly scheduled procedure for many pregnant women about to give 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.
Fertility Awareness Method
The Fertility Awareness Method (FAM) is a type of Natural Family Planning is a great way to practice birth control. However, there are quite a few rules that go into the Fertility Awareness Method that must be learned and practiced in order for it to become an effective method of birth control for the user.