A growing number of institutions are adopting hospital-wide bans against non-medical induction before 39 weeks.
According to the Department of Public Health, the average age of first time moms in Massachusetts is 27.7, the highest in the country.
Local researchers have started a study to see if they can identify women who are at high risk of developing the condition.
A recent study showed two-thirds of couples felt less satisfied with their relationship within the first three years of having a child.
Like many new parents, Monica Halsey didn’t want to let her newborn son out of her sight for even a second.
WBZ’s Neil Chayet says you’d better ask for proof.
WBZ’s Dr. Murray Feingold talks about pregnancy and miscarriage.
The highest court in Massachusetts has ruled that state law is clear when it comes to maternity leave: employers are not required to guarantee a woman’s job beyond eight weeks.