My Preconception

So, you've decided to start a family. Congratulations! You’re about to embark on an exciting journey. Here, you can find information on how to prepare for pregnancy, ways to boost your odds at conception, tools to track your fertility, explanations of terms and procedures, along with answers to your questions about alternative therapies, gender selection, adoption, and surrogacy.

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Pre-Pregnancy Vaccinations

So, you thought you were done with all those needles and shots when you left grade school. Now, you find yourself pregnant, and all of the sudden your heal ... More

Fetal Genetic Testing

Did you know? Parents-to-be with family histories of any genetic disorder can check their baby for carrier status. ... More

Clomid vs. Femara: A Look at Fertility Pills

The fertility drugs Clomiphene Citrate (Clomid) and Letrozole (Femara) are both used by women with cycle abnormalities and are prescribed to help the pituitary gland improve stimul ... More

5 Conversations To Have With Your Partner Before You Have Your Baby

Communication is key to any relationship, and if you are anything like me, all your ...
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The Truth About Using Natural Family Planning For Birth Control

Eight years of marriage and four children later, I think it's safe to say that my ...
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My 9 Best-Ever Pregnancy Tips and Secrets

I have to say, that I’m not a big fan of giving out advice, especially to pregnant ...
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5 Foods to Eat During Pregnancy

Most likely as soon as you found out you were pregnant, you started to worry about the ...
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This is the Best State to Have a Baby

When it comes to our choice to have a baby, I have to admit that I've never really ...
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Is Sex Selection Ever OK?

When I first read the news that Kim Kardashian and her husband, Kanye West (in ...
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