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Pregnancy is a life-changing experience, and it’s important that you have the best information from the start. Get the facts you can trust, advice from experts, and stories from women like you.

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My Vaccine Choice: I’m a Breastfeeding Ob-Gyn. Here’s Why I Got a COVID-19 Vaccine.

Dr. Veronica Maria Pimentel shares why she chose to be vaccinated as a nursing mom.

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My Vaccine Choice: A Pregnant Ob-Gyn Shares Why She Got a COVID-19 Vaccine

Dr. Vanessa Hux discusses how she thought about her decision to be vaccinated during pregnancy.

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My Vaccine Choice: 4 Questions I Asked Myself About the COVID-19 Vaccines

Dr. Jacqueline Parchem shares how she decided to be vaccinated during pregnancy.

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FAQs

Amniocentesis

Amniocentesis is a test that can be done to find out whether your pregnancy has certain genetic disorders.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19), Pregnancy, and Breastfeeding: A Message for Patients

How does COVID-19 affect pregnant women? What should you do if you are breastfeeding? Get answers to these questions and more.

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What medicine can I take for allergies while I'm pregnant?

Studies show that several over-the-counter allergy medications are safe to use during pregnancy.

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Is it safe to have sex during pregnancy?

Most sexual activity is safe for women having healthy pregnancies.

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Can I sleep on my back when I'm pregnant?

As your belly grows, sleeping on your back may not be good for you.

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Breastfeeding Your Baby: Breastfeeding Positions

Finding a good breastfeeding position will help the baby latch on. It also will help you relax and be comfortable.

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Patient Story

Coping With Infertility and Miscarriages

Bryna talks about her experience with IVF and repeated miscarriages.

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