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Women's Services Interactive Tools

Animation

  • Amniocentesis Animation - Amniocentesis can provide valuable information about the health of your baby before it is born. Amniocentesis is a procedure used to obtain a small sample of the amniotic fluid that surrounds the fetus during pregnancy.

Calculator

  • Baby Due Date Tool - It is important to know your estimated due date in order to help plan for the baby's birth.

  • Due Date Calculator - It is important to know your estimated due date in order to help plan for the baby's birth.

  • Ovulation Date Calculator - When a person is attempting to have a baby, fertile times become an important factor. Using information about your cycles will help to predict your more fertile times and when you will ovulate.

  • Ovulation Date Tool - When a person is attempting to have a baby, fertile times become an important factor. Using information about your cycles will help to predict your more fertile times and when you will ovulate.

Clinical Wizards

  • Healthy Pregnancy Guide Clinical Wizard - More than 4 million babies will be born in the United States this year alone. Now, more than ever, mothers-to-be have access to current information, advanced technologies, and skilled medical personnel. The Healthy Pregnancy Guide provides an individualized tool to help plan for a healthy pregnancy and childbirth. With medical information and practical tips, you will be well-prepared to recognize the changes that are in store for you and your baby.

Quizzes

  • Birth Defects Quiz - Here's a tough one: When is an unborn baby most at risk of developing abnormalities?

  • Breast-Feeding Quiz - Breast-feeding is filled with benefits to your child and you. Do you know what they are?

  • Contraception Quiz - About half of all pregnancies are unplanned, says the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. But women today have many safe and reliable options to choose from if they want to prevent pregnancy. Test your knowledge of contraception by taking this quiz.

  • Healthy Pregnancy Quiz - Test your knowledge of which behaviors are most helpful and harmful to your developing baby.

  • Heart Quiz for Women Only - As a woman, do you know what your risk is for developing heart disease? You might be surprised. Take this quiz, based on information from the American Heart Association, and see how much you know about heart disease in women.

  • How To Prevent Preeclampsia Quiz - Certain women are more prone to develop a condition late in pregnancy called preeclampsia. Are you at risk? Find out what you need to know with this quick quiz.

  • Infant Immunization Quiz - A pregnant woman passes antibodies to her unborn baby through the placenta to protect against certain diseases. How long does this natural immunity last?

  • Menopause Quiz - Answer this one: A woman is considered to have begun menopause after she has missed how many menstrual cycles?

  • Smoking and Pregnancy Quiz - Do you know the health risks of smoking? Avoiding them can help you have a healthy pregnancy and baby.

Risk Assessment

  • Postpartum Depression Assessment - Having a baby is a life-changing event, so it’s completely normal to feel a bit overwhelmed. However, if your spirits are down despite your new bundle of joy, it may be a sign of postpartum depression. Take our online assessment to help determine your risk.

Videos

  • Common Changes During Pregnancy  - Certain changes and discomforts occur during pregnancy - and are perfectly normal. Some of these changes include backache, frequent urination, and constipation. This video describes typical changes, how to safely relieve your discomfort, and what circumstances require a visit to your doctor.

  • Exercise During Pregnancy - There are benefits to getting regular exercise during pregnancy for most women. Work with your health care provider to develop a safe exercise program you can do throughout your pregnancy. This video discusses the benefits of exercise, as well as recommendations on how to exercise.

  • Hysterectomy - Hysterectomy is a major surgical procedure in which the uterus and possibly the cervix, ovaries, and fallopian tubes are removed. Fibroids in the uterus are a common reason for a hysterectomy. In this video, you'll find out other medical conditions that may require a hysterectomy and what to expect if you need this procedure.

  • Labor and Delivery - Labor differs from woman to woman and from pregnancy to pregnancy, but common signs and symptoms can let you know when it is starting. Contractions that increase in strength and frequency are a sure sign you are in true labor. This video discusses the three stages of labor and delivery, as well as types of delivery.

  • Menopause - Menopause marks the end of a woman's menstrual periods. Menopause officially begins one year after your periods have stopped completely. This video explains what occurs in the time leading up to menopause and what can be done to relieve symptoms such as hot flashes.

  • Ovarian Cysts - An ovarian cyst is a fluid-filled sac that forms on or in the ovary. Most cysts are harmless and don't cause any symptoms. In this video, you'll learn about different types of ovarian cysts and what treatment may be recommended if you have one.

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