Baby, A to Z
There are a lot of words and phrases related to pregnancy that you may not know, especially if this is your first baby.
Click here for Geisinger’s dictionary of pregnancy definitions (.pdf).
Did You Know?
The soft spot on the top and back of a baby’s head at birth is called a “fontanelle.” These areas allow the baby’s head to mold during the birth process. These spots close within the first 18 months. The soft spot in your heart stays forever.