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Health: Pregnancy

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It's hot out there! Here are a few ways to keep your pregnant body cool and comfortable during the dog days of summer.
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Your love for your bun in the oven isn't the only thing burning during your pregnancy. Find out what's causing your heartburn and how to minimize it as much as possible.
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The span from week 13 to week 27 of pregnancy is called the "honeymoon period" for good reason: Typically, nausea subsides, emotions even out and sex drive returns. It's also the time...
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You may be "eating for two," but that doesn't mean doubling your food intake.
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Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy, a condition that produces severe itching, can be fatal for unborn babies
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Increased cholesterol during pregnancy is essential, but if it's compounded with high levels before conception, it could lead to hypertension and risks.
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Acupuncture has been used for centuries to relieve pregnancy symptoms and complications
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Teens are taught among their peers about self worth and birth control methods
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Women's well-being could make children healthier for life
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For her book, Childbirth Across Cultures, my mother set out to see if other countries had figured out a better way to give birth. Instead she found that many countries have either adopted Western,...
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You'll have to read these shocking and surprising pregnancy and birth stories to believe them!
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It’s been more than 6 years, and I’m still not over it. I was probably around 25 weeks pregnant and clearly showing, but proud that I was eating sensibly and had only put on about 15...
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When to worry if you accidentally hit or bump your pregnant stomach
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One woman with gestational diabetes shares the adorable food art her husband makes for her strict special diet
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Watch Parenting health director Rachel Pechman's belly grow through 40 weeks of pregnancy. Read all about her journey to motherhood on her blog, Project Pregnancy.
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Amy Poehler, Ashlee Simpson and other hot pregnant celebrities show off their baby bumps.
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Incorporate this fiber- and protein- rich snack into your diet
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Easy (not exhausting) ways to get fit for delivery
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Obesity: A surprising way to reduce the risk
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Now that your doctor has given you the go-ahead for postpartum exercise, here are simple ways to finally lose your baby weight—and hide it until you reach your goal.
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How can I get my husband to exercise more and drop some of his extra weight?
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Be sure to discuss these three tests with your OB/GYN
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5 sleight-of-hand tactics for a leaner physique
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4 lies women tell their ob-gyns, and why it's important to be honest

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