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How Much Coffee Is Safe to Drink?

Drinking coffee can lead to complications if you have one of these conditions. Learn the ideal amount of coffee you should drink for your health.

By Ask HealthCentral

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.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Does Your Newborn Have Thyroid Issues?

Believe it or not, it is possible for your newborn to have hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism. Learn how to spot symptoms.

By Mary Shomon

Postpartum Anxiety: I Became an Angry Mommy Monster

When Ginger found herself angry, stressed, and paranoid after the birth of her second daughter, she knew: Something wasn’t right.

By Ginger Vieira

How Your Baby Grows During Pregnancy: Month by Month

Find out how much your baby has developed at each stage throughout pregnancy.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Why You Should See Your Doctor Before Trying to Get Pregnant

The preconceptional health care visit gives you an opportunity to prepare for the healthiest pregnancy possible. Here’s what to expect.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Morning Sickness: The Basics and How to Cope

Nausea and vomiting may be a common part of pregnancy, but what exactly causes this symptom and how can it be treated?

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

When Is a Cesarean Section Necessary?

About one-third of pregnant women in the U.S. give birth via c-section. For what reasons is it needed?

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Prenatal Care: The Basics

If you’re newly pregnant or planning to become pregnant, you’re likely curious: What exactly is involved in prenatal care?

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Infant AR: Night-Time Acid Issues

These expert tips can help parents who are caring for a new infant with reflux, especially at night.

By Jennifer Mitchell Rackley