pregnancy

Intrathecal vs Epidural for Labor and Delivery

If you are ready to talk to your physician about what types of pain control might be used during your labor and deliver, learn about intrathecal and epidural pain controls. This article explains the intrathecal vs. epidural for labor and delivery and the benefits, disadvantages and possible risks.
Stages of Labor and Delivery

Stages of Labor and Delivery

If it is your first pregnancy, you may approach the stages of labor and delivery with a mixed bag of feelings including fear, anticipation, and anxiety. No matter what you feel, the end result wipes away any negative thoughts.

Group B Streptococcus and First Trimester Miscarriage

The colonization of bacteria, such as GBS, during pregnancy can potentially harm the mother and the baby. How does this bacterium affect the baby inside a mother’s womb? Read this article to know more about the link between Group B Streptococcus and first trimester miscarriage
What Do Braxton Hicks Contractions Feel Like?

What Do Braxton Hicks Contractions Feel Like?

Pregnant women occasionally experience contractions that might cause them concern if they have little knowledge on what they go through. What do Braxton Hicks contractions feel like? Read this article to know more about Braxton HIcks contractions - what they feel like, and what they are.

Signs of Pregnancy Before a Missed Period

When trying to conceive a child, many women look for signs of pregnancy before a missed period. There are several symptoms that can arise before missing a period that may go undetected if you do not know what to look for.