Category: Pregnancy Questions

We get a lot of questions here at Pregnancy about fertility, family planning, pregnancy and lots about how to take care of that new baby!

Here are both common and uncommon questions we’ve gotten in the past.

Expert: Ashwini Nadkarni, MD, Psychiatrist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital What is depression? Depression is a medical illness consisting of problems with mood that affect day-to-day functioning. People with depression often experience a general feeling of sadness or an inability to enjoy their usual activities for at least two weeks. Other symptoms include: Sleep issues such...

Pregnant or not, driving our cars are a necessity for many of us. So, what happens when you need to fill up your tank? Could pumping your own gas be dangerous for you and your baby? Take our quiz and watch our video to find out!

Yes, you can get pregnant if you have Lupus.  However, it is important for women with Lupus to consult their rheumatologist prior to getting pregnant. In addition, having a pre-conception consultation with a high-risk doctor prior to pregnancy is important for women with significant chronic diseases, such as lupus. Risks...