The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force is recommending women at-risk of preeclampsia to start a low-dose aspirin regimen after consulting with their doctors.
A new study found a link between exposure to pesticides in the womb and autism risk.
Researchers have found that a small but diverse community of bacteria lives in the placentas of healthy pregnant women. The findings invalidate the previous belief that fetuses grow in a pretty sterile environment.
Children of depressed mothers treated with a group of antidepressants called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) during pregnancy are likely to develop Chiari type 1 malformations, according to a new study.
Vitamin C can boost lung function in infants exposed to cigarette smoke while in the womb, a new study reported.
A new study reported that pregnant women have a greater risk of getting into serious traffic crashes.
A new study found that more women are having their first child at an older age.
A new study found that pregnant women who watched TV during mealtimes increased their kid's risk of childhood obesity.
A new study reported that cigarette use during pregnancy increases risk of heart defects in newborns.
A new law in Tennessee will allow the authority to arrest and incarcerate women who used a narcotic drug during pregnancy that negatively affected the infant.
According to a new study, pregnant women who use antidepressants increase their son's risk of autism.
A 20-year-old study concluded that gestational diabetes could be tied to an increased risk of early heart disease.
An entire Floridian family was hospitalized after eating LSD-laced meat purchased from Walmart.
Long-term exposure to secondhand smoke is tied to increasing one's miscarriage and stillbirth risk, according to a new study.
Researchers reported that over 14 percent of American women are prescribed narcotic painkillers during pregnancy.
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.