Pregnancy Info
Pre-Pregnancy
Pregnancy Facts
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A Healthy 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.


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.
HCG Levels While Pregnant
With hCG levels while pregnant, it is important to know these hCG levels increase continually throughout the gestation period. The hormone human chorionic gonadotropin, is produced the minute the placenta begins forming after conception. These hCG levels while pregnant continue to rise from there.
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.
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.
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.
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.