August 27, 2013
Human pregnancy is the carrying of one or more offspring, known as a fetus or embryo, in the womb of a woman. In a pregnancy, there can be multiple gestations, as in the case of twins or triplets. The World Health Organization defines normal term for delivery as between 37 weeks and 42 weeks. Human […]
August 20, 2013
This infographic provides statistical information for the number of pregnancy related, labor related and maternal deaths worldwide.
August 13, 2013
In the US a child is born every 7.4 seconds which combines to make an average of 4.3 million newborns each year in the US. Getting there is not cheap either, an uncomplicated delivery with a twenty four hour hospital stay usually costs between $8,000 – $10,000. The average age for a first child is […]
April 18, 2013
Interesting facts about the fetus growing. Nice size comparison to fruits. Source
March 31, 2013
Growth Infographic tracking our population explosion and the effects it has on our world (and each other). Source
March 13, 2013
Abortion never happens in isolation. This graphic calls attention to the barriers to obtaining an abortion that are overshadowed in current debates, For low-income and no-income young people, getting an abortion is a frantic race against time, and is complicated by limited access to money, safety, shelter, transportation, and documentation.
February 28, 2013
Abortion is a very sensitive issue that has been debated ever since Roe vs. Wade back in 1973. Although abortions are legal in the United States, it is an issue that constantly comes up during political debates and with different groups. This infographic gives some statistics about the woman’s right to choice. Source
January 1, 2013
Alcoholism and drug addiction destroys lives. If you are pregnant and using you should seek help from a health care professional now. The pregnant woman’s body shares everything she consumes with the developing fetus. The direct impact upon the development of the fetus from alcohol and drugs is profound, from the first few weeks of […]
January 1, 2013
This infographic provides a visual display of what is seen during an ultrasound for a pregnant woman. It also show where the fetus and the placenta are located.
November 27, 2012
The Ten Commandments of Getting Pregnant created for Lumalove, helping infertile couples to achieve pregnancy. Source
November 20, 2012
Prematurity, defined as being born before 37 weeks completed gestation, disrupts a baby’s development in the womb, often stunting the growth of some of the body’s most critical organs. At birth, preemies often have difficulty with breathing, feeding and maintaining temperature. Because their immune systems haven’t had time to fully mature, preterm infants are more […]
October 31, 2012
Amnesty International celebrates its 50th anniversary this year as the leading global non-profit aiming to protect human rights. Thanks to Amnesty International’s Jennifer Bradshaw (none other than our co-founder and President Leslie Bradshaw’s sister), the organization connected with the visualization experts at JESS3 to tell its story through five infographics. This collection of infographics aims […]