Latest by Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Infertility: Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatments

Many factors can impact your fertility. Learn the basics here.

5 Tips to Survive the Holidays If You’re Pregnant

When you combine pregnancy with the holiday season and all the stress, travel, and family gatherings that can come with it, it can be a lot to take.

What Is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)?

PCOS affects about one in 10 women and is one of the most common causes of infertility. Here’s what you should know.

Changes in Your Body During Pregnancy: Month by Month

From the moment you take a pregnancy test to the moment your baby is in your arms, your body will undergo an amazing transformation.

Barriers to Breastfeeding and How to Get Help

Despite the fact that breastfeeding is natural and that human milk is designed specifically for human babies, there are a lot of reasons why breastfeeding is difficult for today’s women.

How Different STDs Can Affect Pregnancy

Being pregnant doesn’t protect you from getting a sexually transmitted infection. Here’s what you should know.

Genital Herpes in Pregnancy: What You Should Know

With the proper precautions, you can have a healthy pregnancy with herpes.

What Is Umbilical Cord Blood Banking?

Curious about whether you should donate or store your cord blood? Here’s what you need to know to make a decision.

Trying to Get Pregnant? Here’s What You Should Know

You’ve decided to add a member to your family — congratulations! Here are the basic facts you should know when you’re trying to conceive.

What Are the Signs of Miscarriage?

If you experience any of these signs, call your doctor or midwife right away.