Folic Acid and Pregnancy for Parents
One of the most important things you can do to help prevent serious birth defects in your baby is to get enough folic acid every day - especially before conception and during early pregnancy.
Staying Healthy During Pregnancy for Parents
During your pregnancy, you'll probably get advice from everyone. But staying healthy depends on you - read about the many ways to keep you and your baby as healthy as possible.
What Is Prenatal Care Before Pregnancy? for Parents
What should women who are planning a pregnancy do before they conceive? Find out here.
Pregnancy - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn all about your pregnancy
Why Are Babies Born Early? for Parents
Many things can cause a baby to be born early or with health problems. Some of these things can be controlled, but others can’t. Find out what you can do to have a healthy pregnancy.
Taking Care of Your Body - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Taking care of yourself is an important part of having a healthy pregnancy.
Spina Bifida for Parents
Spina bifida is a birth defect that involves the incomplete development of the spinal cord or its coverings. It's usually detected before a baby is born and treated right away.
Pregnant or Breastfeeding? Nutrients You Need for Parents
Learn which nutrients you need while pregnant or breastfeeding, and easy ways to add them to your diet.
Medical Care During Pregnancy for Parents
The sooner in pregnancy good care begins, the better for the health of both moms and their babies. Here's what to expect.
Week 3 for Parents
During this week, the rapidly dividing fertilized egg will implant itself in the uterus, at the site that eventually will become the placenta.