Before you go into labor, check out these 6 surprising birth and pregnancy statistics that will change the way you give birth. These statistics are just a sampling of the evidence that should make us rethink business as usual when it comes to birth in America. Each one represents a choice that many pregnant women are called upon to make about their births. If women had this information available to them, they might choose differently for themselves and their babies.
Wondering what to expect as an expectant mother? This infographic created by NorthShore University HealthSystem provides a checklist for #pregnancy for all moms-to-be. Read about the different stages of pregnancy and how babies develop through each one. #womenshealth