Clinically Speaking: Questions to Ask Your Healthcare Provider About Preterm Birth

1 baby in 10 is born too soon in the U.S. each year. Is your baby at risk?

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I Got Shingles at 29

I was shocked when I was diagnosed with shingles at such a young age

Real Women, Real Stories

What Causes Miscarriages? An Expert Explains Why Women Shouldn’t Blame Themselves

About 15% to 25% of all clinically recognized pregnancies result in pregnancy loss. Feelings of guilt often compound the grief that follows.

Pregnancy & Postpartum

Boxing Is Helping Me Rage Out My Grief After Losing My Pregnancy and My Father

When tragedy struck, my go-to exercises like yoga and Pilates fell short. Boxing was the unexpected perfect fit.

Real Women, Real Stories

Meghan Markle and Me

Now that a very public figure is speaking out about miscarriage, let's normalize this conversation

Pregnancy & Postpartum

Endometriosis Made My Pregnancy High Risk

I didn't realize that getting and staying pregnant would prove the most frightening experience of my life

Real Women, Real Stories

Sperm DNA Damage May Lead to Repeat Miscarriages

When couples experience recurrent pregnancy loss, it's natural for them to want to know why. Now, a new study suggests that sperm DNA damage could be a factor.

Pregnancy & Postpartum

Three Clues to Raised Risk of Miscarriage

A woman's age and previous pregnancy complications influence her odds of miscarriage.

Pregnancy & Postpartum

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.

Your Health

Is Morning Sickness a Good Thing?

While morning sickness may make you miserable in the early months of your pregnancy, it can signal that your baby is healthy and normal, new research shows.

Pregnancy & Postpartum

Scientists Uncover Clue in What Causes Recurrent Miscarriages

A lack of stem cells that helps renewal in the lining of the uterus may cause recurrent miscarriages, a new study suggests.

Pregnancy & Postpartum

Yeast Infection Treatment Tied to Miscarriage Risk

A well-known antifungal drug used for vaginal yeast infections may be linked to a slightly increased risk of miscarriage.

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