Childbirth

Officer Delivers Baby 1

Expecting A Burglary, North Texas Police Officer Finds Mom In Labor

Along with ‘protect and serve’, a veteran Carrollton police officer added another duty this week: midwife.

CBS 11–09/26/2013

In this handout photo, an adult doctor places his hand by a premature baby. (credit: Getty Images/Loyola Univ. Medical Center)

15 Million Of World’s Babies Are Born Prematurely

About 15 million premature babies are born every year — more than 1 in 10 of the world’s births and a bigger problem than previously believed, according to the first country-by-country estimates of this obstetric epidemic.

05/02/2012

A teenager, who is nine months pregnant, poses with her belly before having an ultrasound examination. (credit: Getty Images/Joe Raedle)

BPA In Pregnant Women Might Affect Kids’ Behavior

Exposure to the chemical bisphenol-A before birth could affect girls’ behavior at age 3, according to the latest study on potential health effects of the compound used in the manufacturing of some plastic drink bottles and food can linings.

10/24/2011

A stripper dances for a customer on September 20, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Baby Born In Strip Club Parking Lot

A North Texas mom is recovering after giving birth to her baby boy – in the parking lot of an Arlington “strip club”.

03/02/2011