The Lie of the EDD: Why Your Due Date Isn’t when You Think

http://voices.yahoo.com/the-lie-edd-why-due-date-isnt-you-1958162.html?cat=25We have it ingrained in our heads throughout our entire adult lives-pregnancy is 40 weeks. The "due date" we are given at that first prenatal visit is based upon that 40 weeks, and we look forward to it with great anticipation. When we are still pregnant after that magical date, we call ourselves "overdue" and …