Most women can continue working during pregnancy. However work while you are pregnant might present challenges at the workplace. To stay healthy and productive on the job, understand how to alleviate common pregnancy discomforts — and know when a work task might jeopardize your pregnancy.

Working During Pregnancy Guide

To stay healthy and productive on the job, and continue with a healthy pregnancy you should understand how to navigate both. ... read more »

Is it Healthy to Work Up Until My Due Date?

You may be wondering if working up until your pregnancy due date is safe for your health and the health of your unborn child. There are several factors to consider when choosing when to leave work and go on maternity leave, but the most important consideration is your overall health. ... read more »

Your Workplace and Your Pregnancy Health

Some jobs can affect your reproductive health and the health of your family. There are things you can do to protect yourself and stay safe at work. ... read more »

When to Stop Working During Pregnancy

There are a lot of different opinions when it comes to working during pregnancy. There are pros and cons to both sides, and they’re worth looking at, especially if you aren’t sure what you should do. ... read more »

How to Tell Your Boss That You Are Pregnant

Some jobs require that you tell them right away about your pregnancy, while with others it may be better to wait. Here are 12 steps for when to tell your boss that you are pregnant. ... read more »

Working During Pregnancy? The Dos and Don'ts of Office Life

Changing a few of your normal activities at work and preparing early for the potential impact of pregnancy on your workday can ease your struggles and help make work tolerable again. ... read more »

Hypertension in Pregnancy May be Linked to Lead Exposure

Researchers have found a connection between lead exposure and hypertension in pregnancy. Even tiny amounts of lead can cause a significant increase in pregnancy blood pressure. ... read more »

Lifting During Pregnancy

Pregnant women are always concerned whether and how much they can lift. If it's at work or at home. ... read more »

Hairdressers And Pregnancy Complications

Hairdressers have been found to have several pregnancy complications when they get pregnant. These risks include fetal death, premature labor, and infertility. ... read more »

The Best Posture At Work During Pregnancy

In a perfect world, women would be able to relax during their pregnancy and only do what they feel is best for them and their baby. Unfortunately, most of us have to continue working through much of our pregnancy, which means long hours at the office behind a desk. ... read more »

Tips for Staying Comfortable at Work During Pregnancy

Tips for Staying Comfortable at Work During Pregnancy ... read more »

Risks of Work In Cosmetology During Pregnancy

For pregnant women, it is well known that there are many common chemicals that could have a negative effect on your baby. Chemicals found in the kitchen, in the air, and even in foods are all harmless for normal use, but become extremely hazardous for a developing baby in the womb. Many women simply avoid these chemicals altogether during pregnancy.  ... read more »