In-depth

Cholestasis of pregnancy

For mothers, cholestasis of pregnancy may trigger intense itching. For babies, the complications can be much more severe. Early delivery is usually recommended.

Fetal macrosomia

Fetal macrosomia — Overview covers risk factors and complications related to delivering a large baby.

Gestational diabetes

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that occurs only during pregnancy. Controlling your blood sugar level can keep you and your baby healthy.

High-risk pregnancy

If you have a high-risk pregnancy, you might have questions. Will you need special prenatal care? Will your baby be OK? Get the facts about high-risk pregnancies.

Long QT syndrome

Long QT syndrome is an electrical disturbance that can cause sudden, rapid heart rates. It can be genetic or a side effect of medication.

Polyhydramnios

Polyhydramnios — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes and treatment of excessive amniotic fluid in pregnancy.

Preeclampsia

Preeclampsia is a pregnancy complication defined by high blood pressure and excess protein in your urine. The only cure is delivery of your baby.

Feb. 27, 2013