SneakPeek® Pregnancy

Helping you do pregnancy (and parenting) your way.

July 19, 2021
When your baby sounds the alarm during sleep, it’s usually a sign that he needs something—a midnight snack, a cuddle, a little...
July 15, 2021
For adults, sleep is the dreamiest. Seven to eight hours of snuggling up with your pillow and no responsibilities? Who wouldn’t...
July 13, 2021
Watching your little bundle of joy learn to hold up her head without support, mimic sounds on her own, and grab her toys without...
July 9, 2021
The months leading up to your little one’s big arrival are typically filled with stock-piling diapers, prepping the nursery,...
July 7, 2021
When you’re trying to get pregnant, your daydreams about your future little one may take up plenty of your quiet waking moments....
July 5, 2021
Have you had dreams about baby gender, like dreaming of a baby girl or boy?  Even before your little one arrives, pregnancy...
July 2, 2021
When you discover the exciting news, you start imagining all the wonderful things to look forward to when your little one...
June 30, 2021
Picture this: you’re rocking your baby girl to sleep, humming her favorite lullaby, in a pink-painted nursery embellished with...
June 28, 2021
There’s no feeling quite as exhilarating as discovering you’re pregnant—except for maybe the feeling that comes with finding...
June 25, 2021
No matter what memories play in the video loop of your childhood, one thing is certain—our families and friends (who felt like...
June 24, 2021
SneakPeek Snap: Learn Your Baby’s Gender at 8 Weeks Without Fingersticks Sometimes on your pregnancy journey, it can feel like...
June 22, 2021
Learning that you’re pregnant might have ranked amongst the top thrilling moments of your life. Learning you’re not just having...
June 18, 2021
Sleep training can be a confusing term for new parents. The idea of “training” your child to sleep seems almost counterintuitive...
June 16, 2021
Few moments are as thrilling as finding out you’re pregnant. It’s miraculous and terrifying, exciting and overwhelming. You’re...
June 15, 2021
After keeping your fingers crossed for what felt like forever, finally the answer you’ve been waiting for: yes! you’re pregnant!...
June 4, 2021
The timer went off. You took a peek at the stick and… holy cow, you’re pregnant! You may feel exhilarated, nervous, and...
June 2, 2021
Your new baby is a bundle of joy. A miraculous source of wonder. A piece of your heart, experiencing the outside world for the first...
May 26, 2021
The house is quiet, the lights are dim, and your baby is finally asleep. As you watch your sleeping cutie doze peacefully in his...
May 24, 2021
You gave your baby a bath, tucked him in, said goodnight, and nearly fell asleep on the floor yourself after begging—er,...
May 21, 2021
Sleep, eat, nap, eat, sleep again—your newborn baby’s sleep cycle schedule is the stuff of vacation dreams. Unfortunately,...
May 19, 2021
From their chubby little toes to their round cheeks, babies are famous for their rotund adorableness. After all, who hasn’t looked...
May 18, 2021
When it comes to your baby’s favorite sleep places, you know what works and what doesn’t. Snuggled against your chest? Check!...
May 11, 2021
“What is a healthy BMI for a child?” is a somewhat misleading question because for children ages 2 through 19, BMI percentiles...
May 10, 2021
If there was an Olympic category for sleep, your baby would take home the gold. Newborns clock in as many as 17 hours of sleep per...
May 7, 2021
Even before your baby can speak, you’ll start to understand his language. You’ll learn that lifting his arms means he wants to...
May 5, 2021
In the first year of her life, your baby will experience a world of new things—playing games like peekaboo, discovering she can...
May 4, 2021
It’s finally happened. Your baby closed her eyes…and kept them closed…all night long. Then she did it again. And again! After...
April 30, 2021
Your prenatal vitamins seemed to contain a whole alphabet of nutrients to ensure your baby develops well in your womb. But what...
April 22, 2021
For the first few months of life, your child enjoys breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Chez Formula or Breast Milk Bistro. While these...
April 19, 2021
When you’re pregnant (and feeling a little snacky), you might find yourself saying these things to your partner: “The baby’s...
April 15, 2021
Just between us, it’s totally okay if you’re keeping your fingers crossed for a little girl mini-me. You’re not alone. A 2018...
April 14, 2021
Your baby will have all kinds of buds as she grows up—baby playgroup buds, neighborhood buds, elementary school buds, and of...
April 6, 2021
“Okay, let’s do it, let’s have a baby!” When you and your partner decide it’s time to bring a new little life into the...
March 19, 2021
It’s generally understood that the chances of having a boy or a girl boil down to 50/50 odds—essentially a coin toss. Heads for...
March 17, 2021
Being a grown-up means getting the power of choice. You pick the movie you want to watch, the clothes you wear, the people you spend...
March 1, 2021
If you’re working on bringing a new life into the world, everything can seem like a sign of pregnancy.  Ugh, my boobs feel sore...
February 25, 2021
Curious if you’re expecting a baby girl or boy? Wondering if there’s a way to find out right now? Take our fun gender...
February 24, 2021
It’s exciting when you and your partner decide it’s time to add another leaf to the family tree. It’s a time to be close, to...
February 16, 2021
Deciding you’re ready to have a baby can be a big moment in your life. You may have done some serious thinking, had some important...
February 8, 2021
You just took a pregnancy test and it’s…positive! Now you’re probably wondering what to do when you find out you’re...
January 12, 2021
In landmark research involving over 1,000 pregnant women, and our largest clinical study to date, SneakPeek Early Gender DNA Test...
October 19, 2020
When you’re pregnant, the transformations happening in your uterus might always be on your mind. Small hands are forming, a little...
October 18, 2020
When you’re curious about your baby’s gender, you might turn every little thing into a gender prediction test: your food...
October 17, 2020
From old wives’ tales to ancient Mayan calendars, future parents, today, have heard every kind of gender prediction test out...
September 28, 2020
When you tell your loved ones that you’re expecting a new addition to the family, they share their joy, excitement, and of course,...
September 21, 2020
These days, gender reveal parties are the new baby shower. The question is, will you be crossing your fingers for a slice of pink...
September 19, 2020
When it comes to pregnancy, calendars play an essential role in how we learn about our changing bodies and our growing babies. But...
September 16, 2020
When you’re pregnant, your friends and family might speculate on the gender of your baby. You hear everything from old wives’...
September 14, 2020
Your baby’s heart is extraordinary. It brings oxygen from the umbilical cord to your baby’s growing brain and body. But is there...
September 9, 2020
In grade school, you probably heard this phrase a thousand times: “Take out your pencils and begin your test!” When you’re...
August 31, 2020
For millennia, scientists and astrologers have attempted to crack the mystery of predicting a baby’s sex. Stars were consulted,...
August 31, 2020
As you start on your journey to becoming a parent, you may dream of what your child will be like. Maybe you picture a softball champ...
August 31, 2020
When you find out that you’re pregnant, your mind becomes a whirl of emotions, excitement, and, of course, questions. After all,...
August 17, 2020
Do you remember the moments before your pregnancy test read “positive?” You might have been nervous, uncertain, or hopeful, the...
August 17, 2020
Around ten to twelve weeks into pregnancy, your doctor might discuss taking an NIPT (Non-invasive Prenatal Testing) with you. This...
May 18, 2020
This blog article will provide tips for meditation during pregnancy, explain how meditation can help during pregnancy, and how it...
May 8, 2020
Exercising while pregnant offers tremendous benefits for both you and your baby. Regular workouts can decrease common pregnancy side...
April 24, 2020
According to a study conducted by the Anxiety & Depression Association of America, 52% percent of women said they experienced...
March 22, 2020
This article will provide research behind drinking wine while pregnant, whether it's a recommendation or a must-not-do, and why...
March 15, 2020
This article will breakdown the various types of pregnant belly shapes, what they mean and what to know about them, and the common...
March 8, 2020
This article will breakdown the most common pregnancy myths with research backing up the facts. From eating sushi, to heart burn...
March 1, 2020
This article will be a bit more playful as it will breakdown why we have pregnancy cravings, what the various common pregnancy...
February 24, 2020
So! You’ve decided to throw a baby gender reveal! And like the great hostess that you are, you want to make sure that your guests...
February 21, 2020
Have you recently seen viral videos of couples exploding pink and blue smoke bombs or of a large monster truck revving full throttle...
February 14, 2020
Pregnancy is a cause for celebration! And what better way to celebrate than with a baby gender reveal party where you can share the...
February 7, 2020
Every moment with your growing baby feels worthy of capturing and sharing. And some moments even seem worth celebrating—like...
January 21, 2020
The pregnancy journey is one filled with delightful developments, memorable moments, and of course, unforeseen obstacles and...
January 21, 2020
Congratulations! You’re expecting! But just what should you be expecting in the next nine months? You’re probably feeling...
January 14, 2020
The day will come when you enter your home for the first time as a family who just became a tiny bit larger. Soon—not too soon, we...
January 10, 2020
It’s happening. The pregnancy test has shown positive and just like that, this is your first pregnancy. Are you ready to be a mom?...
December 24, 2019
Yoga can be highly beneficial for pregnant women. If you were doing yoga before you got pregnant, you can keep it up, and there are...
December 23, 2019
During the first trimester of pregnancy, schedule changes, physical changes, and anxiety can all affect sleep. Now that you’re...
December 22, 2019
Congratulations! You’ve found a modicum of certainty. You’re pregnant, you’re going to have a baby, and you know for certain...
December 18, 2019
The number of births in the U.S. is at a 32-year low, but that doesn’t mean that family planning is following suit. In fact,...
November 22, 2019
The ability to hear the joyous sound of your baby’s heartbeat anytime you choose is truly a technological miracle. While medical...
November 19, 2019
Becoming a new parent comes with a host of exciting things to decide: the name of your baby, the color of their nursery, and what...
November 8, 2019
Significant research behind gender prediction testing in recent years has shrunk the timeline of when expectant parents can learn if...
October 3, 2019
(Originally published 16 July, 2018, this article has been revised to reflect the most up-to-date information) For many women, the...
July 3, 2019
When you’re newly pregnant, figuring out where to purchase maternity clothes can be frustrating on top of the emotional and...
May 6, 2019
Technology is ever-evolving within the pregnancy realm. Gateway Genomics, the parent company of the SneakPeek At-home and SneakPeek...
May 1, 2019
Out of all the questions you have as a mama-to-be, one is especially exciting: Will your baby be a boy or girl? In the past, you had...
April 10, 2019
For both seasoned and new mothers alike, finding out about a pregnancy is often an incredibly beautiful, emotional time. Often, the...
March 15, 2019
Each trimester of pregnancy comes with its own joys and challenges. And while there are certain hallmarks of each one, every...
February 13, 2019
We’ve all heard about the weird that happen when you’re pregnant, including the cravings, the fatigue, and nausea. But as...
December 1, 2018
If there’s one thing that defines mamas in 2019, it’s their commitment to focusing on what matters most.  When it comes to...
November 1, 2018
According to Mama Natural’s, as much as 80% of moms will experience some kind of tummy upset in their first trimester of...
October 1, 2018
Breaking the news: it only happens a few times in your life (at most). And it’s so exciting, it might very easily tumble off...
September 7, 2018
The first sound that’s music to your baby’s ears: your voice (and Daddy’s of course.) But after mama’s hums...
August 2, 2018
For most new parents, picking the perfect name is one of the most exciting (and slightly stressful) parts of expecting. And unless...
June 22, 2018
The traditional baby shower certainly has its perks: gifts galore, a spirit of joy and celebration, and love and affection all...
May 11, 2018
  Expecting parents, look no further! Make your pregnancy comfortable and secure with these must have early pregnancy items!...
April 5, 2018
If you’re expecting a new addition to your family, you and your significant other probably want to immortalize your feelings...
March 8, 2018
Part of the fun associated with learning whether your child is a girl or boy is sharing it with others. That’s why gender reveal...
January 11, 2018
When it comes to finding out about your baby’s gender, many expectant parents are divided. While some parents prefer waiting until...
January 4, 2018
Between morning sickness, choosing baby names, setting up the nursery and labor (ouch!), you’ve already done a lot of hard work....
January 4, 2018
Choosing a name for your new baby is such an awesome responsibility, in every sense of the word. For some parents, it’s one of the...
January 4, 2018
Telling your child that you’re having another baby can be a nerve-wracking experience, but most kids are very excited at the...
January 4, 2018
It takes just 40 weeks to grow a brand-new human, isn’t that amazing? There are so many changes taking place in your body—and...
January 4, 2018
What’s really great about it, is that everyone can come. So go ahead and invite both your female and male friends and try this...
Why is SneakPeek Gender more accurate now?
Why do I need to wait until 8 weeks, when there are 7-week women in the study?
What if I can’t hear my baby’s heartbeat?
Is it safe to use a Fetal Doppler?
How does a Fetal Doppler work?
I used last menstrual period (LMP) to calculate 8 weeks into pregnancy. Are my test results reliable?
Can I purchase SneakPeek early and take it when I’m at 8 weeks?
Is COVID-19 impacting SneakPeek shipping or results timelines?
In light of COVID-19, is SneakPeek Labs still accepting return samples?
Are SneakPeek products safe from COVID-19?
Why has the results email changed to show a check mark instead of a percentage?
What is the difference between SneakPeek At-Home and SneakPeek Clinical?
My blood sample was taken at a participating location. What is the status of my results?
How do I activate my SneakPeek At-Home test kit?
Can I buy the SneakPeek test kit now and use it later?
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Is SneakPeek a pregnancy test?
Does taking progesterone or other hormones affect my results?
Do blood thinners affect my results?
Is shipping free?
Do you ship to APO/FPO/DPO addresses?
I’ve seen gender predictor tests that use urine samples. How is SneakPeek different?
Can I take the SneakPeek Test if I’m breastfeeding?
Do hormone disorders such as PCOS affect my results?
How is my privacy protected?
Is the test safe?
How quickly will I receive my refund?
When is SneakPeek Customer Care available?
What do I do if I have a question about my order?
I’m having twins. Can SneakPeek determine the gender of each one?
What is SneakPeek’s guarantee?
I’ve previously had a boy. Will that affect my test result?
Does a previous miscarriage affect my test results?
How do I ensure an accurate test result?
I can’t find my results email, what do I do?
When will I receive my results?
How are my results given to me?
How will I know you received my sample?
I don’t want my gender results to be sent to my email address. Can I have them sent to someone else?
What email address should I provide during checkout?
Can I track my sample?
What is the shipping timeline?
How long does my sample stay stable after collection? How long can it stay stable during shipping?
Can I use SneakPeek if I am having a multiple-birth pregnancy?
How is the DNA blood sample taken?
How accurate is the SneakPeek Early Gender DNA Test?
When can I use the SneakPeek test?
When in my pregnancy can I take the SneakPeek Test?
Do you have a pregnancy calculator that tells me when I can take the test?
How does the SneakPeek Test work?