Bill Aims To Improve Working Conditions For Pregnant WomenMassachusetts lawmakers are being urged to approve a bill that would require employers to offer reasonable accommodations for pregnant or nursing workers.
US Women Increasingly Using Pot During Pregnancy, Study FindsU.S. women are increasingly using marijuana during pregnancy, sometimes to treat morning sickness, new reports suggest.
Drinking Diet Soda While Pregnant Can Lead To Childhood Obesity, Study SuggestsPregnant women who drink diet soda every day may be more likely to have babies that develop weight issues, according to a new study.
During Pregnancy, Tylenol May Increase Kids' Asthma Risk , Chocolate May Be BeneficialThere's evidence that taking Tylenol during pregnancy or giving it to young infants could increase a child’s risk of developing asthma by age 3.
CDC Urges Millions Of Women Not To Drink Unless Using Birth ControlDrinking and having sex without using birth control puts a developing baby at risk, the CDC says.
No Evidence 'Natural' IVF Is Better Than TraditionalIt's being called “natural” IVF and offers a woman the option to have the embryos form inside her womb rather than outside.
Pregnancy Apps Offer Tips To Expecting MothersThere are more than 1,800 pregnancy apps expecting mothers can choose from.
Doctors Give New Advice For Treating Morning SicknessDoctors are providing new expert advice on the best ways to treat morning sickness.
Massachusetts Gets Grant To Treat Pregnant Women Battling AddictionGov. Charlie Baker says the funding will help save the lives of women and their children.
CDC Study: Some Antidepressants Linked To Birth DefectsThere’s more evidence that women who take certain popular antidepressants may be at higher risk for having a baby with birth defects.
Antidepressants During Pregnancy Pose Low Risk To Unborn Baby, Study FindsA new study by researchers at Brigham and Women's suggest taking antidepressants during pregnancy may not be as harmful as once thought.
Epigenetics and PregnancyHeredity and genetics determine a number of key traits in offspring. But When genes are mutated, or damaged, these mutations can change the DNA code and increase a person’s likelihood of developing certain diseases.