A new study found that a poor diet before pregnancy can increase risk of preterm birth.
A new study reported that pregnant women have a greater risk of getting into serious traffic crashes.
A new study found that induced labor reduces risk of c-section when compared to expectant management.
The San Diego Zoo Safari Park welcomed a newborn baby gorilla that was delivered via C-section.
A Mayo Clinic study found that dental extractions before heart surgery could increase risk of complications.
A new study reported that home births are tied to an increased rate of infant death.
Researchers found that children who were exposed to cortisol-like drugs in the womb might have a higher risk of emotional disorders.
In a new report, researchers stated that there were 772 cases in which medical personnel left surgical tools inside patients.
A new study reported that women who have asthma and smoke during their pregnancies put their own health and their unborn baby's health at risk.
In a new study, researchers estimated that health care-associated infections cost $9.8 billion a year.
Researchers reported that smoking cessation aids, such as counseling and nicotine patches can help patients quit smoking before surgery, reducing their risks of complications.
Researchers report that expectant mothers should not gain too much weight during pregnancy because the weight gain could increase the risk of obesity for the unborn baby.
Researchers found the coronary heart disease fatalities have halved since the 1980s in EU countries.
A new study suggests that women who are born preterm are more likely to face complications during pregnancy when compared to those born at term.