In-depth

Causes

Postpartum care: After a vaginal delivery

Pregnancy causes dramatic changes in your body — even after the baby is born. Know what to expect as you recover from a vaginal delivery.

Third trimester pregnancy

You're in the homestretch! Watch for these physical and emotional changes during your last trimester of pregnancy.

Prevention

Pregnancy nutrition basics

Eating a healthy diet during pregnancy might be easier than you think. Find out what foods are best for you and your baby.

Symptoms

Rectal bleeding

Finding blood in your stool can be alarming. While the cause of rectal bleeding often isn't serious, see a doctor to have this symptom evaluated.

Tests and diagnosis

Colonoscopy

Has your doctor recommended a colonoscopy? Here's what you need to know about preparation and the exam itself.

Flexible sigmoidoscopy

Has your doctor recommended a flexible sigmoidoscopy exam? Here's what you need to know about preparation and the exam itself.

Jun. 19, 2013