When you are pregnant, it seems like you undergo a lot of tests – one at each doctor visit of your pregnancy. But do you really know what they’re all for?
Cord clamping usually occurs within 30 seconds of delivering baby. But now there’s growing evidence that babies benefit greatly if you wait several minutes longer to clamp the cord.
A panel of health experts recently recommended that the Food and Drug Administration approve what some have dubbed the first “female Viagra” to help women who struggle with low libido.
Most women, if they have not personally experienced a miscarriage, know someone who has. Between 10 and 25 percent of known pregnancies result in miscarriage, according to the American Pregnancy Association.