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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.
Pregnancy Exercise

Exercising while pregnant can benefit you and your baby. This article has guidelines for pregnancy exercise, as well as some things you can do as part of your pregnancy exercise program, and things to avoid when exercising during pregnancy.

Am I Pregnant?
Many women may be asking, am I pregnant? Whether your pregnancy is planned or unplanned you may be anxious to determine if you are pregnant. This article contains signs and symptoms that may indicate you are pregnant. Early detection is essential to a healthy pregnancy.
Epidural During Labor
Just about every pregnant woman must make the decision on whether or not to take an epidural during labor. There are many pros and cons to taking an epidural during labor. While some think the risks outweigh the benefits, others could not do delivery without it.
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.
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.