Four ot of ten Irish women have admitted to drinking alcohol during their pregnancy.
Mother's blood pressure now plays a vital role in conception as there is a possibility to choose a child's gender by it.
Researchers are alarmed with the growing number of children born with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome worldwide.
Health officials recommend that all women of childbearing age should take a daily supplement of 400 to 800 micrograms of folic acid.
All women of childbearing age are at risk due to exposure to secondhand smoke.
Scientists have developed a DNA test that can determine whether a fetus may develop genetic conditions that can cause major medical problems in the future.
Diclegis, a drug used for decades to treat morning sickness, has been endorsed by Kim Kardashian in 2015. Now, doctors are questioning its efficacy.
A 29-year-old woman battling Hodgkin's lymphoma gave birth to quadruplets they conceived naturally.
The old practice has been dumped. Here comes something more beneficial to our future infants.
The unexplainable bond between mother and child is finally answered by science. MRI brain scans prove change in brains' structure from pregnancy to birth up to two years that is said to prepare mothers for motherhood.
The number of pregnant women smoking marijuana is increasing fast even as doing so poses a threat not just to the mother, but even more to the unborn child. Just how far will this trend go on?
Pregnant moms are not being given the care they need due to lack of overnight consultants, an audit reported.
Morning sickness, when associated with pregnant women can be a good thing, according to a new study. The latest research claims that vomiting and nausea in a pregnancy is linked to lower miscarriage rates.
During pregnancy, mothers are at a delicate stage and normally this would mean certain changes and limitations as far as their lifestyle is concerned. That would include proper dieting and nutritional intake among others but would-be fathers are not totally spared from such.
Raising a family and having kids is normally the next item in the agenda of couples though there could be issues arising, something unforeseen. Infertility issues on either or both could be a problem which unfortunately is something that many may not find out immediately.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.