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What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But ShouldFeature
What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should

Everything you need to know about endometriosis symptoms and more.

Heavy Menstrual Bleeding: Symptoms and Treatment
Heavy Menstrual Bleeding: Symptoms and Treatment

Is heavy menstrual bleeding interfering with your life? Learn about treatments that can help

Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms
Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms

Learn 7 ways to improve your breastfeeding success, and 4 common breastfeeding challenges, including a low milk supply and sore nipples.

Genital Itchiness: What You Need to Know About Lichen Sclerosus
Genital Itchiness: What You Need to Know About Lichen Sclerosus

Have you been itching "down below" lately? Does it get worse at night? You could have a condition called "lichen sclerosus," or LS

Tips for Your First Trimester
Tips for Your First Trimester

Good prenatal care is integral for a healthy mom and baby. Get everything you need to know

3 Weeks Pregnant: Spotting the First Signs of Pregnancy
3 Weeks Pregnant: Spotting the First Signs of Pregnancy

When you're 3 weeks pregnant, your baby is officially beginning to grow inside.

Ovulation Calculator
Ovulation Calculator

An easy way to track your most fertile days.

Low Progesterone Symptoms
Low Progesterone Symptoms

Progesterone is a hormone that regulates many functions in a woman's body. Learn to recognize low progesterone and what you can do about it.

Top 3 Birth Control Options for Your Teenage Daughter
Top 3 Birth Control Options for Your Teenage Daughter

Although teen pregnancies have declined among girls 15 to 17 years old, there's still room for improvement. Talk to your teenager about safe sex practices and the possibility of birth control.

Fertility-Boosting Foods
Fertility-Boosting Foods

Trying to get pregnant? Learn how smart eating can help fertility and pregnancy, Get food ideas and more.

38 Weeks Pregnant: Get Familiar With Labor Warning Signs
38 Weeks Pregnant: Get Familiar With Labor Warning Signs

When you're 38 weeks pregnant, your baby is nearing 7 pounds and has organs mature enough to support her in the outside world.

Contraception Options for Women Over 40
Contraception Options for Women Over 40

Whether you're finished having children or considering having your first one, the only thing standing between you and the unexpected is your contraception.

Lifestyle and Dietary Changes for Endometriosis
Lifestyle and Dietary Changes for Endometriosis

While there are a variety of medical treatments for endometriosis, don't discount lifestyle changes. Simple changes may make a big difference in the severity of your symptoms

Most U.S. Teens Aren't Having Sex
Most U.S. Teens Aren't Having Sex

Misconceptions about the “hook-up” culture.

Higher Pregnancy Weight Tied to Raised Odds for Birth Defects
Higher Pregnancy Weight Tied to Raised Odds for Birth Defects

Women who are overweight or obese when they become pregnant face an elevated risk of having a baby with a major birth defect.

Less Invasive Procedure May Treat Fibroids Without Harming Fertility
Less Invasive Procedure May Treat Fibroids Without Harming Fertility

A new method that blocks blood flow to growths worked for women who went on to conceive and have children.

Breastfeeding May Reduce Pain From C-Section
Breastfeeding May Reduce Pain From C-Section

Breastfeeding for a longer time may help women reduce the risk of chronic pain after a cesarean delivery.

Elimination Communication: Raising a 'No-Diaper' Baby
Elimination Communication: Raising a 'No-Diaper' Baby

Environmentally conscious parents have long struggled with the fact that their baby's dirty diapers wind up in landfills, but what option do they have?

When Parents Focus on Smartphones, Kids' Misbehaving Can Rise
When Parents Focus on Smartphones, Kids' Misbehaving Can Rise

Your smartphone may prompt a toddler tantrum.

Newborns May Get Legionnaire’s Disease From Home Water Birth
Newborns May Get Legionnaire’s Disease From Home Water Birth

Two cases in Arizona and one in Texas highlight a little-known danger of "water births" at home.

Sex During and After Pregnancy
Sex During and After Pregnancy

It's normal to have hesitations about sex during or after pregnancy.

Medical Costs Soar for U.S. Babies Born Addicted to Opioids
Medical Costs Soar for U.S. Babies Born Addicted to Opioids

The number of U.S. newborns hospitalized for opiate withdrawal has spiked sharply in recent years.

What Was Your Experience With Postpartum Depression?
What Was Your Experience With Postpartum Depression?

If you’ve had a baby, we’d like to understand your experience with postpartum depression. Please take this quick survey.

Opioids Overprescribed After C-Sections
Opioids Overprescribed After C-Sections

Women are routinely prescribed more opioid painkillers than they need after c-sections.

Communication Problems Not at Root of Tantrums in Kids With Autism
Communication Problems Not at Root of Tantrums in Kids With Autism

Children with autism spectrum disorders probably aren't throwing more tantrums because of a lack of ability to communicate.

What Do You Know About Endometriosis?
What Do You Know About Endometriosis?

Endometriosis is a chronic and painful disease affecting an estimated 1 in 10 women.

Kids of Older Moms May Have Advantage Over Their Peers
Kids of Older Moms May Have Advantage Over Their Peers

Although older women may face more potential pregnancy complications, their children seem to fare better in some ways over the long run, a new study suggests.

Prior C-Section Raises Risk of Complications With Home Birth
Prior C-Section Raises Risk of Complications With Home Birth

Pregnant women who've had a cesarean delivery in the past should not plan a home birth because they face a higher risk for complications, researchers warn.

Health Facts: Endometriosis
Health Facts: Endometriosis

Details about endometriosis symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

Signs You're Ready for Another Baby
Signs You're Ready for Another Baby

You have one child and think you want another—but how do you know when you're ready to have another baby?

What Do You Know About Endometriosis?
What Do You Know About Endometriosis?

Please take our survey and tell us what you know about or have experienced related to endometriosis.

Improvements in Infertility Treatments Lead to a Decline of Risky Multiple Births
Improvements in Infertility Treatments Lead to a Decline of Risky Multiple Births

Since 1998, births of three or more babies at once have fallen by more than 40 percent in the United States, new government statistics reveal.

With Zika at the Doorstep, U.S. Health Officials Prepare for Battle
With Zika at the Doorstep, U.S. Health Officials Prepare for Battle

With mosquito season arriving in the Gulf Coast states, U.S. public health officials have begun deploying a three-pronged battle plan to combat Zika virus, which has caused thousands of birth defects in Latin America in the last year.