Pregnancy

What is happening in my body in each trimester? What should I eat when I'm pregnant? What exercise is best? How can I connect with my baby during this time? We'll answer these and other pregnancy questions in this section of Step to Health.

Do Home Pregnancy Tests Work?
Do Home Pregnancy Tests Work?

A pregnancy test works by detecting the human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) hormone, which the body produces when a fertilized egg implants into the uterine lining during early pregnancy. Home pregnancy…

Asthma During Pregnancy
Asthma During Pregnancy

Asthma during pregnancy is a risky disease for both the fetus and the mother. Specialists estimate that between 3 and 6% of the world's population has asthma, making it a…