Pediatricians Warn Pregnant And Nursing Moms To Avoid MarijuanaThe nation's leading group of pediatricians says not enough is known about the effects of marijuana on a child's developing brain. 
More Pregnant Women Are Suffering From Heart AttacksThe number of women who suffer from a heart attack while pregnant or soon after giving birth is on the rise.
Pregnant Women More Prone To Depression Today Than Years AgoAccording to a new study in "JAMA Network Open", expectant moms today are more likely to be depressed than their mothers were 25 years ago.
A Visit To The Pediatrician Before Birth Can Give Your Baby A Health BoostA new report says visiting a pediatrician before giving birth could give your unborn baby a leg up when it comes to good health.
New Blood Test May Help Predict Premature BirthsA new blood test is showing promising results for helping pregnant women know if they are at risk of a premature birth.
Eating Fish May Improve A Couple's Fertility A new study funded by the National Institutes of Health finds that eating more seafood may improve a couple's chances of getting pregnant.
CDC: U.S. Birth Rate Hits 30-Year Low, Fertility Rate FallingU.S. birth rates declined last year for women in their teens, 20s and — surprisingly — their 30s, leading to the fewest babies in 30 years.
Doctors Urge Women To Get Checked In 'Fourth Trimester' Of PregnancyPregnancies are usually divided into three trimesters, but experts say don't forget the "fourth trimester" or the three months after a woman gives birth.
Study: More Kids Affected By Maternal Alcohol Intake Than Previously ThoughtAccording to a new study, the number of children affected by maternal alcohol use is much higher than previously thought.
New Study Finds 'Baby Brain' Really Does ExistMany women say that when they're pregnant they just don't feel as mentally sharp as they do when they're not pregnant, but is there really such a thing as baby brain? The answer is likely "yes".
More Pregnant Women Are Using Pot, Study FindsDoctors caution that the health effects of marijuana on a fetus remain unclear.