Tranexamic acid is being given the second look it deserves. The drug is now in trials to see how effective it is in combating postpartum hemorraghe.
Researchers have developed a dry powder inhalable form of a drug to overcome problems with accessing it in poor countries.
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.
Women who had gestational diabetes have a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes if they breastfeed for a certain amount of time, a new study said.
The global maternal mortality rate has declined by nearly 50 percent, the United Nations and the World Bank announced Thursday.
Controlling childbirth pain could prevent the baby blues, according to a new study.
New statistics revealed that U.S. maternal death rates rose slightly from 2003 to 2013.
One in four couples stop having sex after the birth of their first child, according to a new survey.
In a new study, an international team of researchers found that fear of childbirth could lead to the development of postpartum depression in women.
The age in which a woman has her first childbirth may increase her risk of developing diabetes, according to a new study.
Drinking protein shakes may make childbirth a little better, according to a new study.
Researchers found that men also experienced sexual lows post childbirth.
In her case, the now three-month-old was born while her mother was technically dead.
A blood test may soon become available that determines the risk of postpartum depression for pregnant women.
Some studies have found that babies whose cords are cut immediately may have lower stores of iron for up to six months.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.