Prenatal Test: Nonstress Test for Parents
This test checks to see if the baby responds normally to stimulation and is getting enough oxygen. It's done to check on the health of the fetus in a high-risk pregnancy or when the due date has passed.
Prenatal Test: Contraction Stress Test for Parents
A contraction stress test measures the fetal heart rate to ensure that a baby can handle contractions during labor.
Prenatal Tests: Third Trimester for Parents
Find out what tests may be offered to you during weeks 27 through 40 of pregnancy.
Pregnancy - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn all about your pregnancy
Medical Procedures - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Info on surgical procedures and what to expect.
Your Pregnancy - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Advice on taking care of you, and your baby-to-be!
What if My Baby Isn't Born by My Due Date? for Parents
Find out what the experts have to say.
Week 40 for Parents
Your baby is here! Or maybe not — most women, especially first-time moms, don't deliver on their estimated due dates.
Prenatal Test: Multiple Marker Test for Parents
The multiple marker test is a blood test done to screen for neural tube defects and chromosomal disorders.
Prenatal Tests: FAQs for Parents
Every parent-to-be hopes for a healthy baby, but it can be hard not to worry. Find out what tests can keep you informed of your health — and your baby's — throughout pregnancy.