Getting pregnant at a later age may seem ideal for some as they are more mature when it comes to handling situations. Though it is possible, it is important to know the possible pregnancy risks of women after 40.
Pregnancy diet contributes to the fetal development in the womb.
A new study from the University of Southern California could push forward a successful cure for chronic Hepatitis b (HBV) especially that HBV mothers greatly risk their child of acquiring the same infection.
The new study by Johns Hopkins researchers shows that both pre-pregnancy and gestational can up the risk. It adds to mounting evidence that ASD begins in the womb.
Breastfeeding rates in the UK are alarmingly low, new research 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 stomachs and liver can also protrude outside in some cases, CDC warns.
Taiwanese researchers developed an app that can differentiate between variety of crying baby sounds
A review of past studies found an association between safer sex and mother-teens sex communcation.
A European study found that women who have children and breastfeed undergo hormonal changes that make them live longer.
A new study found that mothers were more likely than fathers to verbally engage their infants and make eye contact.
Mothers who smoke while they are pregnant or breast feeding may be damaging the future fertility of their sons, according to a new study performed on mice.
Fathers who spend more time taking care of their newborn child undergo changes in brain activity that make them more concerned about their baby's safety, according to a new research.
The USDA added more whole-grain products, yogurt, canned fish, fruits and vegetables to the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children.
In a new study, an international team of researchers found that fear of childbirth could lead to the development of postpartum depression in women.
For all intents and purposes, the "War on Drugs" ended when nearly every state passed a law for recreational or medical marijuana use. The truth is, however, that law enforcement officers everywhere still actively pursue drug arrests. If you've been arrested for illicit drug use, you need to take the charges seriously. While there may be a valid defense or a program that can get you out of trouble for a first offense, the stigma can haunt you for a lifetime.