Bacterial vaginosis

Bacterial vaginosis — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatments and prevention of this common vaginal infection.


Ectopic pregnancy

An ectopic pregnancy can't continue normally — but prompt treatment can help prevent life-threatening blood loss.


Miscarriage can be heartbreaking. It might help to understand possible causes and treatment options, as well as what to expect for the future.

Placenta accreta

Placenta accreta — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms and treatment of this serious pregnancy condition.

Placenta previa

Placenta previa is a pregnancy complication that can cause excessive bleeding before or during delivery. Treatment may include bed rest or a C-section birth.

Placental abruption

Placental abruption is a dangerous pregnancy complication. Control your risk factors — and know when to seek emergency care.

Preterm labor

Preterm labor — Comprehensive overview covers the symptoms, treatment and prevention of preterm labor.


Vaginitis is an irritating inflammation of the vagina often caused by fungi (yeasts), bacteria or parasites. Treatment depends on the type of vaginitis you have.

Apr. 16, 2013