UK’s Fertility Treatment Regulator allows DNA editing technique setting the stage for a future where genetically modified (GM) babies may become common.
Exposing C-section babies to their mother's bacteria could lead to healthy microbiome development, study says.
A new government-released report by CDC recommends adult screening for depression to women in their reproductive age and seek advice from doctors before taking anti-depressants.
Formerly conjoined twin Conner Mirabal bade farewell to his hospital home for 13 months while leaving his brother Carter behind to receive further treatment and care.
New government-released report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reveals a sharp 263% rise of birth defect known as gastroschisis particularly for young African-American mothers for the past two decades.
Spanish doctors diagnosed a rare case of scurvy in an 11-month old baby whose diet consisted mainly of vegan-based almond milk
More than a week after publicly announcing her pregnancy, Liv Tyler recently graced the Critics Choice Award in a stunning red carpet moment with her baby bump.
The first-ever US case of a baby born with brain defect linked to mosquito-borne Zika virus was reported in Hawaii but infection could have likely occurred in Brazil where the mother stayed last year prompting US health officials to issue a travel alert informing pregnant women to avoid visiting a number of Caribbean and Latin American countries and territories with high rates of serious birth defects caused by mosquitoes.
Attempting to conceive within a few months after losing an early pregnancy can increase a couple's odds of getting pregnant and having a live birth.
Babies who are born outside of the hospital have a slightly higher risk of death, a new study found.
A newly-hired Utah-based 911 dispatcher faced the toughest test in his job yet barely two weeks in his probationary period for helping a couple deliver their baby in their car along the highway.
Olive and sunflower oils are not good for babies' skin, a new study found.
Writing in an open letter to his newly born daughter nicknamed Max, Zuckerberg said the shares will be donated over his lifetime.
113 women have filed a joint lawsuit against Qualitest Pharmaceuticals over allegedly mislabeled birth control packages.
A woman from Massachusetts who thought she was dealing with abdominal pain from menopause gave birth to a baby girl one hour after finding out that she was pregnant.
Medicaid, America's most prominent health insurance program, is a boon for pregnant women, as well as women who are trying to conceive a child. It covers a plethora of reproductive healthcare services, including family planning and pregnancy-related care (prenatal services, childbirth, and postpartum services and care) without cost-sharing. Medicaid law strictly prohibits the states from charging co-payments, deductibles, or other such service charges.