Please submit only sites that deal with prenatal birth defect prevention.There is currently no description created for this category.
Sites listed here will provide useful health-related information about childbirth. Please select the most appropriate subcategory if possible.This category is for some pregnancy and all childbirth websites that are health oriented. We are looking for websites that have a decent amount of specific content that relate to the health of the mother or baby before, during, and shortly after (several weeks) childbirth.
Sites which exist mainly to sell products will not be listed here, and belong in Shopping/Health/Reproduction_and_Sexuality/Pregnancy_and_Birth/.
Sites about non-health matters (baby products, baby names, baby pictures, etc) should be suggested to Home/Family/Pregnancy or one of the subcategories there.
Please submit sites dealing with ectopic pregnancy to this category.There is currently no description created for this category.
The editor of this category only accepts sites that offer original and informative content. Sites that only contain links to other sites will not be included in the directory.Morning sickness, also known as nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (NVP) is a common condition. It usually occurs between the 4th and the 12th week of pregnancy. It is believed that between 50 and 80% of pregnant women suffer from this condition. A more severe form of NVP is called Hyperemesis Gravidarum and affects between 1% to 3% of all women during pregnancy.
Sites selling a product to combat morning sickness must submit it to the appropriate category, Shopping/Health/Reproduction_and_Sexuality/Pregnancy_and_Birth/Pain_and_Nausea/.
Please submit only sites dealing with nutrition during pregnancy, or directly after pregnancy, to this category.Nutrition (proper diet) is an important part of a healthy pregnancy.
This category is for sites which discuss Postpartum Depression or "Baby Blues", and offer advice or support to sufferers and their families; sites aimed at health professionals which deal with this particular topic may also be placed here.Postpartum illness can affect up to 8 out of 10 new mothers, to varying degrees of severity. Postpartum Depression is thought to be triggered by the rapid change in hormone levels experienced after labor, as well as extreme exhaustion.
Please submit only sites relating to pre-conception issues--the time during which an individual is hoping or planning to conceive.Pre-conception refers to the time during which one is trying to conceive.
Please submit sites dealing with information about premature babies to this category.This category comprises of resources for parents of premature babies and sites for and about premature babies.
Sites selling products for premature babies can be submitted to Shopping/Children/Baby.
Please submit only sites providing information on prenatal testing to this area.A collection of sites providing information in regard to prenatal testing. Examples of topics covered are the Triple Screen, DNA, and ultrasound testing.