Fetal Growth and Development

The baby growing inside you is changing and developing every day. Get a glimpse into this amazing process.

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Monitoring Growth

By measuring your growing abdomen, your baby's rate of growth is assessed and any concerns are addressed. See a sample growth chart.

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Take Those Vitamins

Folic acid and other vitamins are essential to the healthy growth and development of your baby. Here's why.

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Your Baby's Life Line

The placenta is the life support system for your baby. Find out how it works.

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Worrying About Birth Defects

Chances are great that you have a perfectly healthy baby, but worrying about problems is normal. Here's how to assess your risk.

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Pregnancy Day by Day

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August 27, 2014



Don't be afraid of fats! Healthy fats, like those found in nuts, avocado, or cheese, make great lunch additions or snacks, and will help keep your child full until the end of the school day.

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11 Coolest Lunch Boxes for Kids
Send your child's lunch to school in style! Check out our picks for the 11 best lunch boxes with great features from BPA-free accessories to spill-resistant fabric.

7 Important Back-to-School Safety Tips
Follow these back-to-school safety tips to make sure your child stays safe on the way to school, in the classroom, and while on the playground.

Kindergarten Readiness App Wins Gold
Our Kindergarten Readiness app won the Gold Award of Excellence in the educational category at the 2014 Communicator Awards. This valuable checklist comes with games and activities to help your child practice the essential skills she needs for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

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