Many couples worry if they don’t conceive after a couple months of trying, but that’s too soon to be concerned. Find out how long you should wait before consulting with fertility experts.
Pregnancy & Childbirth
Find information about medical care before and during pregnancy, childbirth and newborn care.
Research shows in general that multiple sclerosis patients are likely to see fewer symptoms while pregnant, but having children makes little difference in the course of the disease long-term.
If you have a new family addition on the way, you probably have a long list of questions, including how to manage your weight during pregnancy. Find out how much you already know — and get answers and additional resources to help you prepare.
Childbirth classes help moms-to-be and their partners prepare for labor and delivery – and beyond. Get more information and tips on what you’ll need at the hospital and once you get home.
Multiple sclerosis is manageable during pregnancy and doesn't appear to affect fertility or the pregnancy term. It's a time to take a break from MS medications, and make other preparations for your bundle of joy.
Multiple sclerosis sufferers may worry about passing the disease on to their children. While there is evidence that MS is hereditary, the chance of your kids getting it is small.
While all women go through new physical changes during pregnancy, it was the absence of MS-related symptoms that characterized a young woman’s pregnancy.
Discover the reality behind myths about where nurse midwives deliver and more. Learn what it takes to become a nurse midwife and the surprising number of services these healthcare providers deliver.
Sleep deprivation is a national epidemic that is affecting our children, too. Learn about your child’s sleep needs and what steps you can take to get them on the road to healthy sleeping habits. Find out exactly how much sleep your child needs and how to make it happen!
An aggressive case of dysplasia disfigured her face, but couldn’t destroy her spirit. Find out how she braved 11 surgeries – and finally won.