high risk pregnancy

High-Risk Pregnancy: Why Me? Understanding and Managing a Potential Preterm Pregnancy

By Kelly Whitehead, www.hrpwhyme.com

Every year, 1 million U.S. women with high-risk pregnancies are placed on bed rest to protect their developing babies. Despite that, every year, about 500,000 newborns – one of every eight – arrive too early, according to the Centers for Disease Control. » Read more

Coping with Pregnancy Bed Rest

If you’re a pregnant mom who is expecting multiples, experiencing pre-term labor, coping with an incompetent cervix – or any number of other pregnancy complications – your doctor may require you to be on bed rest during some or all of your pregnancy. » Read more