Part of our Virtual Rounds series, this video takes a look at the personal experience of one woman’s pregnancy, told from her perspective and enriched by interview commentary from her interprofessional care team.
This podcast (without transcript) looks at pregnancy through the first person view of one Nicaraguan teen.
This slideshow features compelling photographs and stories of pregnant teens in Latin America.
Part of our Virtual Rounds series, the first of the following two videos examines the biology behind the beginning stages of pregnancy, including diagnostic and screening tests.
Part of our Virtual Rounds series, this second video segment covers the final stages of a healthy pregnancy, including labor and delivery.
This scholarly article examines the relationship between obesity and risk during pregnancy through the comparison of pre-pregnancy and gestational BMIs.
Mathematician and image maker Alexander Tsiarias shares a powerful medical visualization, showing human development from conception to birth and beyond.
This podcast (without transcript) discusses complications involved with women who are depressed during pregnancy.
This news article details current trends in fertility research from IVF to companies working on a set of more experimental approaches that attempt to improve an embryo’s odds by hacking reproductive biology itself.
This video features a science writer discussing new research that shows how much we learn in the womb — from the lilt of our native language to our soon-to-be-favorite foods.
Part of our Virtual Rounds series, this video examines the history and socioeconomic factors related to pregnancy throughout the ages through to our present day.
This news article examines technological and medical advancements in detecting pregnancy from antiquity to the present day.
This podcast (without transcript) features an interview with a doctor and medical journalist on the practices and risks of childbirth throughout time.
This news article discusses a new app that tracks women’s cycles and chances for conceiving and aims to provide more research and awareness around women’s reproductive health.
This video (without transcript) chronicles the “Baby M” trial and explores the issues around appointing custody in the first national surrogacy case.
Denmark, SC once had one of the state’s highest teen pregnancy rates, but in the past 30 years, sex education programs have helped lower that rate to one of the state’s lowest.
This video features a presentation by a filmmaker and a scientist who teamed up to determine the effects pesticides in the environment have on a developing fetus.
This news article discusses the recent increase in birth-related fatalities among pregnant women in the US.
Part of our Virtual Rounds series, this video features interviews of all of the medical professional and their individual roles working together as part of a pregnancy interprofessional care team.
This interview (without transcript) between an economist and an ob/gyn dives into statistics and opinions on what to do and what to avoid during pregnancy, with call-ins from women sharing their personal experiences.
This video features a public hospital participating in a delivery dress rehearsal and the focus on communication and precision among team members.