Pregnancy and Medical Conditions

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10 Percent of U.S. Women Drink During Pregnancy: Study

2 Factors Greatly Boost New Moms' Odds of Type 2 Diabetes

A Man's Meat Intake Might Influence His Fertility: Study

ADHD Risk Rises for Each Week a Preemie Is Born Early

Air Pollution Linked to Risk of Preterm Birth

Another Study Sees Link Between Antidepressants and Birth Defects

Antidepressants During Pregnancy Have Benefits, Risks: Study

Antidepressants Ease Postpartum Depression, Study Finds

Antidepressants in Pregnancy May Raise Autism Risk, Study Suggests

Antifungal for Yeast Infections Tied to Miscarriage Risk

Are Vaginal Germs Linked to Preemie Birth?

Arsenic Exposure in Womb Linked to Respiratory Risks in Babies

Asthma Rates Similar Among Black Children in Urban, Rural Areas: Study

Autism Linked to Higher Smog Levels, Study Says

Average Age of First-Time Moms in U.S. Still Rising: CDC

Babies Born Late May Be at Risk for Complications: Study

Baby's Gender May Influence Mom's Diabetes Risk

Beijing Olympics Study Hints at Smog's Impact on Birth Weights

Benefits of Iron Supplements Unclear for Pregnant Women, Young Children

Birth Defect Tied to Zika Virus Can Leave Children With Lifetime of Health Woes

Blood Test May Help Rule Out Pregnancy Complication: Study

Blood Tests May Predict Pregnancy Risks for Women With Lupus

Boy, Girl Newborns Show Spinal Differences: Study

Bullied as a Kid, Obese as a Grown-up?

Bystander CPR Helps Some Kids Survive Cardiac Arrest

Caffeine in Pregnancy May Not Harm Baby's IQ, Study Finds

Can Eye Screening for Diabetic Kids Be Delayed a Bit?

Cancer Treatment Should Proceed for Pregnant Women: Study

Cat, Dust Mite Allergies Linked to Childhood Asthma

CDC Adds New Zika Warning for Pregnant Women and Their Sex Partners

CDC Broadens Zika Virus Travel Alert for Pregnant Women

CDC Offering Zika Virus Tests for Pregnant Women

CDC Reports Link Between Zika Virus and Microcephaly

CDC Reports Link Between Zika Virus and Microcephaly in Brazil

CDC: Too Few Schools Teach Prevention of HIV, STDs, Pregnancy

Certain Antibiotic Might Combat Children's Wheezing Episodes

Cesarean Delivery Won't Harm Kids' Health: Study

Chemical Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Excess Weight in Kids

Child Asthma Rates Leveling Off, Except Among Poor and Older Kids: Study

Childhood Abuse, Neglect Linked to High Blood Pressure in Adulthood

Childhood Cancer Survivors Who've Had One Stroke at Risk of Second

Childhood Cancer Tied to Raised Risk for Other Ills in Adult Life

Childhood Cancer Treatment May Raise Adult Heart Disease Risk

Childhood Trauma May Boost Heart Disease Risk for a Lifetime

Childhood Trauma Tied to Migraine Risk as Adult

Climate Change May Lead to Low Newborn Weights in Poorer Nations

Colds, Flu Up Odds for Stroke in Kids, Though Risk Is Low: Study

Common Gene Variant May Raise Miscarriage Risk, Study Finds

Could a Dishwasher Raise Your Child's Allergy, Asthma Risk?

Could High-Dose Insulin Prevent Type 1 Diabetes in High-Risk Kids?

Could Household Bleach Raise Kids' Risk for Flu, Other Infections?

Could Your Child Have Migraines?

C-Section Rates Drop Slightly With Hospital Review Program

Curbing School Bus Pollution Might Reduce Absences

D & C Procedures May Raise Risk of Preterm Birth: Study

Daily Bit of Chocolate in Pregnancy May Help Mom, Baby

Death Rate for Extremely Premature Infants Largely Unchanged

Decrease Seen in Epidural-Related Complications for C-Sections

Delaying Umbilical Cord Clamping Might Boost Child Development

Depression During Pregnancy Linked to Child's Asthma Risk

Depression Screening Should Include All Pregnant, Postpartum Women: Panel

Diabetes Drug Given to Obese Moms-to-Be Won't Keep Baby's Weight Down

Diabetes Drug May Not Help Obese Women Have Normal-Weight Babies

Diabetes or Obesity During Pregnancy May Affect Fetal Heart: Study

Doctors Can Fine-Tune Estimates of Delivery Dates, Study Finds

Doctors Should Urge Against Pot Use During Pregnancy: Guidelines

Doctors Use 3D Printing to Safeguard Baby Before Birth

Does Mom's Cellphone Startle the Fetus?

Dogs in the Home May Lower Kids' Odds for Asthma

During Pregnancy, Skin Cancer May Be Deadlier: Study

Early Birth Linked to Introversion, Neuroticism in Adult Life

E-Cigarettes May Pose a Risk in Pregnancy and to Children

Epilepsy Linked to Risks During Childbirth, Study Finds

Equal Numbers of Males, Females Are Conceived: Study

Even Short Bouts of Activity May Help Kids' Health

Evolution May Explain Why a Curvy Bottom Drives Men Wild

Exercise Can Cut Risk of Pregnancy-Related Diabetes: Study

Exercise May Help Kids With Multiple Sclerosis

Exercise May Help Prevent Pregnancy-Linked Pelvic Pain

Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight

Exposure to BPA in Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight in Girls: Study

Family Doctor Can Safely Assist Many Births

Fetal DNA Test May Also Help Spot Mom's Cancer, Study Finds

Fetal Faces Seem to React to Mom's Smoking

First Part of Ejaculate May Be Primed for Conception

First Uterus Transplant Planned in U.S.

Flu Shot a Must for Moms-to-Be

For Pregnant Military Wives, Risks Rise if Partner Deployed

For Unexplained Infertility, Breast Cancer Drug No Better Than Standard Treatment

'Fracking' Linked to Low Birth Weight Babies

Frozen Donor Eggs May Lead to Fewer Births Than Fresh Ones

Gene May Play Part in How Kids Respond to Asthma Meds: Study

Genetic Test May Help Spot Male Fertility Problems

Gentle Yoga Safe in Late Pregnancy, Small Study Suggests

Gestational Diabetes Drug Might Raise Babies' Complication Risk

Good Results From IVF Egg Donors Over Age 35

'Green' Public Housing May Help Families Breathe Easier

Harvesting Eggs Earlier May Boost Older Women's Pregnancy Chances

Having More Kids May Slow Mom's Aging, Study Says

Health Assistance to Developing Countries Up Since 1990: Study

Health Tip: Getting Ready for Pregnancy

Health Tip: Needing Folic Acid

Health Tip: Pregnancy Affects Dental Health

Health Tip: Protect Against Group B Strep During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Sleep Better During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Stay Fit and Healthy During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Take Seven Steps for Heart-Healthy Kids

Health Tip: Using Insect Repellent

Health Warning Labels Might Help Parents Skip the Soda Aisle

Helping Your Diabetic Child Have a Safe Halloween

High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy May Reappear Later in Life: Study

High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy Tied to Newborn Heart Defects

Higher Cigarette Taxes Tied to Fewer Infant Deaths

Home Births May Be Safe for 'Low-Risk' Pregnancies: Study

In Vitro Births Continue to Rise in U.S.

Infant Delivery and Feeding Methods Can Affect Gut Composition

Infant Heart Defect May Be Linked to Pre-Diabetic Sugar Levels in Pregnancy

Infant Weight Gain Linked to Possible Type 1 Diabetes Risk

Infants Born to Drug-Abusing Mothers Often Readmitted to Hospital

Insulin Pumps Give Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Better Blood Sugar Control

Is Gestational Diabetes Linked to Autism?

IVF Kids May Have Higher Odds of Autism, Study Finds

Kidney Dialysis Increasing for Pregnant Women

Kidney Disease Can Pose Problems During Pregnancy, Study Warns

Kids' Bad Diets May Mean Worse Health as Adults

Kids Born Through IVF Show No Higher Risk for Developmental Delays: Study

Kids Can Get Migraines Too

Kids May Be More Likely to Get Asthma if Grandma Smoked While Pregnant: Study

Kids More Likely to Be Overweight If Mom Gains Too Much in Pregnancy or After

Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Face Much Higher Hospitalization Rates

Later Umbilical Cord Clamping May Help Smallest Preemies

LifeVest Wearable Defibrillator Approved for Children

Light Meal During Labor May Be Safe for Most Women: Study

Like Mother, Like Child: Study Hints at Why Obesity May Run in Families

Low Birth Weight Tied to Higher Type 2 Diabetes Risk Decades Later

Many Kids With Asthma Also Sensitive to Peanuts: Study

Many Parents Who Smoke Expose Kids to Fumes at Home

Many Pregnant Women Think E-Cigarettes 'Safer' Than Regular Cigarettes

Many U.S. Women Gain Too Much Weight While Pregnant: Study

Many U.S. Women Still Smoke Before, During Pregnancy: Report

Many Women Gain Too Much Weight While Pregnant, Study Finds

Marijuana Chemical May Help Prevent Epileptic Seizures in Kids, Young Adults

Marijuana Chemical Shows Promise for Hard-to-Treat Epilepsy in Kids

Measles Can Rob a Child's Sight, Doctors Warn

Metformin May Not Help Obese Teens With Type 1 Diabetes

Millions of Pregnant Women Put Their Babies at Risk With Alcohol: CDC

Minority Kids Less Likely to Get Latest Type 1 Diabetes Care, Study Finds

Miscarriage Misunderstood, Often Leaves Women With Guilt

Moldy Homes May Mean More Asthma in Young Kids

Mom's Age at Childbirth Tied to Son's Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Mom's Healthy Diet Linked to Lower Heart Defect Risk at Birth

Moms' Pre-Pregnancy Obesity Tied to ADHD, Other Issues in Kids

Mom-to-Be's Smoking Tied to Poorer Fitness in Sons

More Babies Born to Mothers Addicted to Pain Meds

More Belly Fat in First Trimester Linked to Diabetes Risk Later in Pregnancy

More Evidence C-Sections Riskier for Moms

More IVF Tries Improve Odds of Having a Baby

More U.S. Kids Have Type 1 Diabetes, But Researchers Don't Know Why

More U.S. Newborns Enduring Drug Withdrawal: Study

Most Children With Migraines Don't Get Proven Treatments: Study

Most First-Time Moms Plan to Follow Vaccine Schedule

Narcotic Painkillers in Pregnancy Common, Harmful to Baby: Study

New Guidelines Focus on Pulmonary Hypertension in Kids

New Moms Gain No Benefit From Eating Placenta, Studies Show

Newer Test for Down Syndrome Called 'Major Advance'

No Amount of Alcohol Safe During Pregnancy, Doctors Say

No Link Between 'the Pill' and Birth Defects: Study

Obese Teens Less Likely to Use Birth Control

Obesity Before Pregnancy Tied to Raised Risk of Newborn Death

Obesity May Be Linked to Greater Risk of Stillbirth

Ob-Gyn Group Advises on Spotting Dangerous Pregnancy Complication

One Stillbirth Greatly Raises Odds for Another: Study

'Organic Pollutants' Linked to Gestational Diabetes

Ovarian Cyst Condition in Mom May Raise Odds for Autism in Child

Ovarian Tissue Transplant Can Help Some Women Have Kids After Cancer Treatment

Painkiller-Addicted Babies a Growing U.S. Concern, Especially in Fla.

Parents' Age May Be Factor in Child's Autism Risk

Parents of Kids With Diabetes Need to Plan for School Days

Pediatricians Issue New Guidelines for Hospital Release of Newborns

Pesticide Used Decades Ago May Raise Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Placenta Test Measures Babies' Exposure to Arsenic

Planned Cesareans Tied to Slight Increase in Asthma Risk for Kids

Plastics Chemical Tied to Changes in Boys' Reproductive Development

Pneumonia in Early Childhood Tied to Higher Odds of Asthma

'Preemie' Birth Linked to Less Wealth, Education in Adulthood

Pregnancy Complications May Be Linked to Later Heart Disease

Pregnancy Doesn't Make General Surgery More Dangerous: Study

Pregnancy Intervals May Affect Autism Risk, Study Suggests

Pregnancy May Conceal Ebola

Pregnancy Often Leads to Changes in Migraines

Pregnancy Results Good for Women With Controlled Lupus: Study

Pregnancy Weight Has Lasting Effect on Child, Study Finds

Pregnant and Got the Blues? Get More Exercise to Protect Your Health

Pregnant Women Benefit From Tamiflu at First Sign of Flu: Study

Prenatal Acetaminophen Use Tied to Higher Asthma Risk in Kids: Study

Prenatal Antidepressant Use Not Linked to Infant Heart Defects: Study

Prenatal Gene Tests Can Sometimes Spot Cancer in Mom-to-Be

Prenatal Vitamin D Supplements May Not Lower Baby's Asthma Risk: Study

Pre-Pregnancy Potato Consumption Linked to Gestational Diabetes

Preschoolers Can Learn Heart-Healthy Lifestyles

Progesterone May Not Help Prevent Repeat Miscarriage, Study Finds

Rapid Response Guidelines May Improve Children's Stroke Care

Rare Nervous System Disorder Can Put Pregnancy at Risk: Study

Rate of Severe Stomach Birth Defect Increased Over Two Decades: CDC

Red Cross Takes Steps to Keep Zika Virus Out of Blood Supply

Researchers Probe Colombia's Claim of No Birth Defects Linked to Zika

Risk to Baby From Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy Is Small, Study Says

Secondhand Smoke Linked to Behavior Issues in Kids

Secondhand Smoke May Double Risk of Hospitalization for Kids With Asthma

Secondhand Smoke May Put Kids at Risk for Heart Disease as Adults

Severe Headache During Pregnancy May Signal Trouble

Severely Obese Kids at Higher Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

Sex May Boost Female Immune System to Aid Fertility

Sharp Increase in U.S. Babies Born With Syphilis: CDC

Shorter Women, Higher Odds for Preterm Birth?

Siblings Now Main Source of Infants' Whooping Cough: CDC

SIDS Risk Depends on More Than 'Sleeping Environment'

Skin-to-Skin Contact May Lower Preemies' Risk of Death: Review

Sleep Loss May Be Tied to Raised Diabetes Risk in Teen Boys

Smoking During Pregnancy May Raise Diabetes Risk for Daughters: Study

Smoking, Preterm Births Increase a Woman's Heart Disease Risk

Sound of Mother's Voice in Womb May Aid Fetal Brain Growth

Spike in Newborn Drug-Withdrawal Tied to Prenatal Painkiller Use

Steroids Might Help More Than Just Very Premature Babies: Study

Stillbirths Now Outnumber Infant Deaths in U.S.

Stillbirths Still Too Common Worldwide

Study Links Diabetes, Obesity in Moms-to-Be to Higher Autism Risk in Kids

Study Links Having Children to Lower Ovarian Cancer Risk

Study Links Home Births to Slightly Higher Infant Death Risk

Study Questions Safety of Chemicals Used in Plastic Consumer Products

Study Says Tdap Vaccine Safe During Pregnancy

Study Sees No Link Between Antibiotics in Early Pregnancy and Birth Defects

Study Suggests Link Between Adult Diabetes, Exposure to Smoke in Womb

Study Ties Autism Risk to Prenatal Exposure to Asthma Drugs

Study Ties School Calendar to Asthma Flare-Ups

Study Touts Benefits of Group Prenatal Care

Study: Extremely Premature Babies at Greater Risk for Autism

Study: Small Bump in Blood Pressure During Pregnancy Might Harm Baby

Surgery May Help Teens With Frequent Migraines, Study Contends

Survival Rates Improve for Extreme 'Preemie' Babies

Texas Health Officials Report Sexually Transmitted Case of Zika Virus

The Younger the Mother, the Worse Her Health at Midlife: Study

This Year's Flu Vaccine Should Be Better Match: CDC

Too Few Kids With Epilepsy, Cerebral Palsy Get Flu Shot: Study

Too Many Pregnant Women Gain Too Much Weight: Doctors' Group

Too Much, Too Little Sleep During Pregnancy May Prompt Weight Gain

U.S. Abortion Rate Hits Record Low: CDC

U.S. Birth Rate Records First Rise in 7 Years

U.S. Births Up, Teen and Preterm Deliveries Down: CDC

U.S. Gets a 'C' Grade on Preterm Births

U.S. Ob-Gyn Group Supports Zika Virus Travel Precautions

U.S. Task Force Stays Neutral on Cholesterol Screening for Kids

U.S. Weighs Changes to Blood Donations in Response to Zika Virus Outbreak

Umbilical Cord 'Milking' May Help Preemies Delivered by C-Section

Unsupervised Home Births on the Rise: Study

Very Obese Kids May Face Higher Heart Risks Than Thought

Weight at First Pregnancy Linked to Complications Next Time

Weight Gain Between Pregnancies May Affect Infant Survival

Weight-Loss Surgery May Lower Some Pregnancy Complications, Raise Others

White House Seeks $1.8 Billion to Fight Zika Virus

WHO: Zika Virus an International Health Threat

Women Born Early at Greater Risk of Delivering Preemies, Study Suggests

Women Don't Have to Suffer Through Severe Morning Sickness, Experts Say

Women With Asthma May Be Prone to Fertility Problems: Study

X-Rays, Other Scans Generally Safe in Pregnancy: Report

Yoga May Help Ease Depression in Pregnant Women

Zika Vaccine Efforts Get Boost From Prior Research

Zika Virus Expected to Spread North Through U.S.: WHO

Zika Virus Likely to Spread to Southern United States, Experts Predict