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Anemia During Pregnancy: Causes and Treatments

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

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Thyroid Problems After Pregnancy

How to know whether it’s just typical postpartum fatigue and hair loss, or if it’s a larger thyroid problem.

By Mary Shomon

Pregnancy Complications and Your Thyroid

What you need to know if you’re planning on becoming, or are pregnant.

By Mary Shomon

What to Expect During Each Stage of Labor

Labor is divided into three stages. Here’s what happens during each one and for how long.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Ectopic Pregnancy: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

An ectopic pregnancy is a pregnancy that occurs outside of the normal parts of the uterus. Learn about diagnosis and treatment options.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

A Royal Thyroid Problem? Severe Morning Sickness and the Thyroid

In some cases, severe morning sickness while pregnant can be the result of thyroid dysfunction.

By Mary Shomon

7 Ways to Manage Psoriatic Arthritis Symptoms During Pregnancy

Being pregnant often means going off certain treatments for psoriatic arthritis. But there are still many ways to keep symptoms at bay.

By Julie Cerrone Croner

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.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

How Different STDs Can Affect Pregnancy

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

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

What Are the Signs of Miscarriage?

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

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.