As the trend of pregnant women scheduling early inductions or c-sections before their baby’s due date increases, so do dangerous health complications, experts warn.
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.
Two recent cases of listeria among Dallas County residents did come from the same source that caused a multistate investigation earlier in the month, Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday.
Teresa Berg photographs babies. “I need a little something to put underneath this basket,” Berg said as she moved a small basket on the polished floor of her studio containing two week old Olivia Solon.
A new Android and iPhone application will let you know if the medicine you are taking is safe for your baby.
Gov. Rick Perry has signed into law a requirement that doctors conduct a sonogram before performing an abortion.
Faith Alexander cried tears of joy for her new baby and tears of relief after beating the odds. Faith overcame a high-risk pregnancy, just like her mother did two decades ago.
A drug to prevent premature births has skyrocketed from $10 dollars a shot to $1,500 a shot.
A simple blood test may replace the invasive amniocentesis as the standard for testing a fetus for Down’s syndrome.
The Texas Senate hears debate on a bill that would require doctors to conduct a sonogram before performing an abortion.
New research suggests women who gain too much weight during pregnancy are at risk of having a baby with a higher birth weight. This may, in turn, increase their child’s risk for long-term weight problems, […]