What Is the Apgar Score? for Parents
The Apgar score is the very first test given to a newborn, done right after birth in the delivery or birthing room.
Labor: What to Expect for Parents
Info on delivery & recovery, C-sections, pain management, and more.
Childbirth for Parents
Info on labor and delivery, epidurals, C-sections, and more.
Natural Childbirth for Parents
Some women choose to give birth using no medications at all, relying instead on relaxation techniques and controlled breathing for pain. Get more information on natural childbirth.
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.
Preparing for Multiple Births for Parents
Are you expecting more than one baby? Find out how to take care of yourself and prepare for your multiple birth experience.
Preventing Premature Birth Content List for Parents
Babies who are born premature - before 37 weeks of pregnancy - can have health problems that last their whole lives. Learn ways to prevent early labor and have a healthy pregnancy.
Cesarean Sections (C-Sections) for Parents
Many babies are delivered via cesarean sections. Learn why and how C-sections are done.
Find out what the experts have to say.
Dealing With Pain During Childbirth for Parents
Learning all you can about childbirth pain is one of the best ways to help you deal with it when the time comes.