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Pregnancy Complications

You want everything to be perfect, but symptoms of pregnancy problems shouldn't be ignored. Take heart in the fact that other moms have been where you are and we are here to help.

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People ask well-intentioned questions about my pregnancy, but "Is this your first child?" gives me pause every time I'm asked. ... more
A gestational diabetes diagnosis doesn't have to be scary. If you follow your doctor's advice, you can ensure a healthy pregnancy and baby. ... more
A new test for preeclampsia offers pregnant women a head start on identifying and managing this potentially dangerous condition. ... more
A study says women who have placenta previa and have given birth before are more likely to deliver smaller newborns. ... more
While hyperemesis gravidarum is rarely harmful for a growing fetus, it can cause dehydration, which is dangerous for mom. ... more
First pregnancies for RH-negative moms are usually free of complications, but you should still seek treatment for future pregnancy health. ... more
Ectopic pregnancy can result in a life-threatening medical situation, so it's important to know the symptoms. ... more
You can do more than you think when you're "stuck" in bed. ... more
Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy, a condition that produces severe itching, can be fatal for unborn babies ... more
Antidepressant use during pregnancy and premature births have both increased significantly over the past few decades, and study examines if there is a link. ... more
Medical records show doctor tied wrong Fallopian tube. ... more
Scientists focus on diuretic to restore neuron function in autistic rodents ... more