Pregnancy Today

  • Can you get pregnant right after stopping the pill?

    A look at how soon you can get pregnant after stopping the pill. Included is detail on how the pill works and what research says about stopping.

    11/21/2017 - 06:00
  • Famine in pregnancy impacts offspring's mental health in adulthood

    In the Dutch famine of 1944–1945, rations fell to just 500 calories per day. A new study looks at how this affected the future mental health of babies.

    11/17/2017 - 05:00
  • What birth control methods take the shortest and longest time to work?

    A look at how long it takes for birth control to work. Included is information on a variety of methods, and the duration it takes for them to be effective.

    11/13/2017 - 06:00
  • Life hacks: Dealing with postpartum depression

    The weeks and months after giving birth can be emotional and stressful. Here are some ways to cope if your baby blues become postpartum depression.

    11/07/2017 - 11:00
  • Ectopia cordis: Survival and outlook

    Ectopia cordis occurs when the heart of a fetus develops outside of the chest. Learn about causes and treatment of this cogenital condition.

    11/05/2017 - 09:00