A lot of middle aged women are taking fertility treatments to be able to conceive at their age. Some have been criticized as the children will be left orphaned after 10 or 20 years after being born.
James waited for ten days so that her mom could see him after being in a coma. Ciara lost feeling in her left side as a result of the stroke.
Postpartum depression which is traditionally singled-out in mothers takes on a poles apart appearance in the case of the biological father condition.
The squishiness of a fertilized egg can determine whether or not single-egg in vitro fertilization would be successful, a new study reported.
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.
The study examined a widely held belief that would fertility treatments tend to increase risk of development delays in children conceived through assisted reproduction.
A newly published study that appeared in The New England Journal Medicine suggests greater health risks for out-of-hospital births leading to maternal and newborn complications.
Giving birth after the age of 24 may be better for one's health, according to a recent study.
Rate in 2014 was a record for twins births. Increase age of mothers and in-vitro fertilization could be driving the rise.
A Canadian-based study suggests that women who take antidepressant pills have 87% risk of giving birth to children with autism but some experts cautioned that the outcomes of the research aren’t sufficient enough to link the effects of antidepressants to autism
UK experts urge the British government to fortify flour-based products with folic acid to prevent or at least minimize cases of birth defects among babies.
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.
Women with a history of bipolar disorder have a greater risk of giving birth prematurely, a new study found.
A new study reported that birth season is linked to the risk of developing mood disorders later on in life.
According to health officials, a Swedish woman became the first woman in the world to give birth successfully after receiving a womb transplant.
According to an article published in 2018 in the New York Post, a study that evaluated the oral health habits of 2,000 millennials discovered that many of them don't keep their mouths as clean as they could. The study reported that three out of 10 millennials brush their teeth once a day, and that the average millennial participating in the survey has gone more than two days in a row without brushing their teeth even once. Yet, the survey says, more than half of those polled indicated that they're worried about losing their teeth as a result of poor oral health.