A mother's touch can last for decades. The benefits of early skin-to-skin contact with mothers are apparent even a decade after birth, according to a new study on premature babies.
Parents are better off getting their sons dolls this Christmas. New research reveals baby boys love dolls more than trucks.
Researchers warn pregnant women and women looking to get pregnant about the risks involved with eating too much red meat.
A "dead" baby boy woke up just before he was about to be cremated.
Researchers found that women who had causal employment were less likely to have their first child by 35.
Researchers reported that baby boys throughout the world have a 14 percent greater risk of being born preterm.
A brain-dead Hungarian woman has given birth to a premature but healthy baby, according to news reports.
Twenty minutes of exercise, three times per week during pregnancy gives a boost to newborn’s brain, scientists find.
A Utah mother gave birth to a 14 pound boy, who is believed to be America's heaviest baby born in 2013.
In a new study, researchers found that pregnant women with bipolar disorder need higher than usual doses.
Germany is the first European country to allow parents of intersex children to leave gender "unspecified" or "undetermined" on birth certificates.
The brains of babies are surprisingly sensitive to other people's movements, according to researchers.
Researchers found that even though people support adoption, only a minority of infertile women actually consider it.
A high school student in US has accidentally found the youngest and most complete fossil skeleton of a Parasaurolophus dinosaur.
Breast may be best for babies, but new research reveals that the same can't be said for breast milk sold on the Internet.
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.