Medical Tests & Exams - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Does your child need a diagnostic test? Find out what to expect.
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.
Week 16 for Parents
Your baby can hold his or her head erect, and facial muscles now allow for a variety of expressions, such as squinting and frowning.
Week 20 for Parents
You're now halfway through your pregnancy and possibly feeling your baby's first movements, which may begin between weeks 18 and 20.
Having a Healthy Pregnancy for Teens
Whether you feel confused, worried, scared, or excited, you'll want to know how your life will change, what you can do to have a healthy baby.
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.
Down Syndrome for Parents
Down syndrome is a condition in which extra genetic material causes delays in the way a child develops, both physically and mentally.
A Week-by-Week Pregnancy Calendar for Parents
Our week-by-week illustrated pregnancy calendar is a detailed guide to all the changes taking place in your baby - and in you!
Doctors & Hospitals - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Doctor and hospital visits, tests, surgery, insurance paperwork, and medicines: let us help you take some confusion out of the process.
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.