Resources for Expecting Parents

Pregnancy can be both exciting and challenging as you experience lifestyle changes and prepare for your baby. It can, however, also leave you wondering just how many things you don’t know. Though there is a lot of information available for expecting parents, you want to be sure it is trustworthy. To help you on your journey, we have gathered these helpful articles and other resources covering topics from choosing the right hospital for your labor and delivery experience to common tests during pregnancy. We hope you find these helpful. Feel free to also browse our prenatal classes and contact us with any questions.

Calculating a Due Date

Calculating a Due Date:

How many months do you have to get ready for baby? Find out the best way to do the math. (It's okay to use a calculator!)

Tips for the Expectant Dad

We’re Pregnant! Tips for the Expectant Dad:

As part of the pregnancy equation, what do dads need to know about what’s ahead? After all, you're in this together!

Healthy Pregnancy

Healthy Pregnancy Quiz:

How much do you know about having a healthy pregnancy? Quiz yourself with these questions.

birthing space

Choosing a Hospital or Birthing Space:

Not only do you want to be comfortable in the space where you will give birth, you also want to know what resources will be available to you in that space.

common pregnancy tests

Common Tests During Pregnancy:

Just what sorts of tests can you expect while you are pregnant (besides that ever important ultrasound)?

Healthy Pregnancy Guide

Prenatal Classes:

Preparing for birth is a must for any parent! View a list of classes offered by University of Utah Health Care Women's Health Services.