The Dangers of IUD Use

  Toward the end of last year, the American Academy of Pediatrics released its official recommendation that intrauterine devices (IUDs) should be used as the first line of contraceptive to prevent unplanned pregnancies. An IUD is a long-lasting birth control method that the AAP recommended as the best for teens because of its “efficacy, safety…

How Far Along Am I Actually?

When you first realize you may be pregnant, there are probably a lot of emotions you are feeling. And one thing that can add to your frustration and confusion is trying to determine exactly how far along you are in pregnancy. Pregnancy dating can be confusing, but there are a few reasons why having an…