Women's Healthcare Topics

Work and Travel in Pregnancy

Laws That Protect You
During Pregnancy

the two primary laws that protect women during pregnancy include the Pregnancy Discrimination Act and the Family Medical Leave Act or FMLA.


Working pregnant women are provided certain protections under the law.

Workplace Rights
are Protected by 3 Laws

Your workplace rights are protected by three federal laws: Family and Medical Leave Act, Occupational Safety and Health Act, and Pregnancy Discrimination Act.


If the workplace is a risk and/or the job is physically difficult you are protected.

Automobile Restraints
Usage in Pregnancy

When pregnant you may be tempted to avoid using your seatbelt.


Wear your seat belt while pregnant, seat belts are vital for protecting both mother and baby.

Air Travel during Pregnancy

Travel during pregnancy is typically very safe.


Airline travel is considered safe for all uncomplicated pregnancies, and some high risk pregnancies.

What to Expect Traveling

Tips For Improving Traveling During Pregnancy


Here are just a few things to consider while traveling when pregnant.

iPhones and Apps

Learn about pregnancy APS, from due date predictors to calendar.


The world of apps seems to be ever expanding for expectant mothers.