Latest by Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Getting Pregnant After Cancer Treatment

For men and women who have undergone cancer treatment, there are still options to start a family.

9 Common Questions About Preterm Labor and Birth

Learn how planning and regular prenatal care can help lower the risk of preterm labor.

How Does Menopause Impact Heart Health?

Changes during this time can impact the health of your entire body, including your heart.

Pregnancy Options When Your Baby Won’t Survive

Remember: There is help for you and your family during this impossibly difficult time.

Anemia During Pregnancy: Causes and Treatments

Anemia can lead to symptoms that are hard to distinguish from those of pregnancy itself.

Can I Get Pregnant If…? Common Questions, Answered

Learn whether you can get pregnant on your period, from preejaculate, or using the pull-out method, along with how long sperm lives and more.

How to Know if You're in Perimenopause

What is perimenopause, anyway? And what are the symptoms? Learn more here.

Can I Still Get Pregnant If My Periods Are Irregular?

A reader with unpredictable periods writes in to find out whether she can still get pregnant. Here’s what our expert replied.

Why Is My Period Late If I'm Not Pregnant?

Negative pregnancy test? Here are the other reasons why your period might be delayed or irregular.

How to Plan for a Baby When You've Had Postpartum Depression Before

If you’ve had postpartum depression (PPD) in the past, future pregnancies can be daunting. Here’s how to prepare for the postpartum period.