Pregnancy and Medical Conditions

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1.6 Million Child-Bearing Women in Latin America Could Get Zika: Study

2nd Antibiotic Halves C-Section Infection Rate: Study

3 Drugs Identified to Potentially Fight Zika Virus

3 Steps to Lower a Woman's Risk of Premature Birth

3 Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes Found in Florida

4 Out of 5 Kids With Epilepsy Have Other Health Problems: Study

6 Keys to a Safe, Allergy-Free Halloween

Acetaminophen During Pregnancy May Up Risk of ADHD in Kids

After Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes, Healthy Diet May Ease Blood Pressure

Air Pollution Linked to Risk of Preterm Birth

Air Pollution Tied to Stillbirth in Small Study

Allergies Less Common in Kids Who Suck Thumb, Bite Nails

Almost 3 in 10 Women Get Pregnant Naturally After Fertility Treatments

Another Neurological Disorder Tied to Zika

Antibody Treatment Shields Fetus From Zika -- in Mice

Antipsychotic Meds Pose Little Danger to Fetus, Study Finds

Anxiety, Depression May Reduce Women's Success With IVF: Study

Are Heartburn Meds During Pregnancy Linked to Asthma in Kids?

Artificial Sweeteners During Pregnancy May Make for Heavier Infants

Babies Born Late May Be at Risk for Complications: Study

Banned PCB Chemicals Still Tied to Autism in U.S. Kids

Be Alert for PTSD After Pregnancy Loss

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

Birth Defects From Zika More Far-Reaching Than Thought

Birthing Pool Not the Place to Deliver, New Guidelines Say

Births of Triplets, Quadruplets on Decline in U.S.: Report

Blood Pressure Problems During Pregnancy, Heart Trouble Later?

Blood Test May Spot Babies at Risk for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Businesses Should Be Mindful of Zika Danger to Workers, CDC Says

Caffeine Intake -- Even Dad's -- Linked to Miscarriage, Study Says

Can Pregnancy Problems Foretell Future Health Risks?

Can Stress Lower a Woman's Fertility?

Cases of Pregnant U.S. Women With Zika Triple Under New Counting Method

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

CDC Awards $2.4M to 5 Locales to Fight Zika

CDC Broadens Zika Virus Travel Alert for Pregnant Women

CDC Cites 14 Potential New Cases of Zika Transmitted By Sex

CDC Ends Zika Travel Advisory for Miami Neighborhood

CDC May Lift Zika Travel Advisory for Miami Neighborhood

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 Reports Six Cases of Birth Defects Caused by Zika

CDC Sets New Guidelines on Sex After Zika Exposure

CDC Updates Spending Plans to Combat Zika

CDC Zika Summit Details Plans to Fight Mosquito-Borne Illness

CDC: 116 Cases of Zika in U.S. Residents in First 2 Months of Year

CDC: 116 Cases of Zika in U.S. Residents in First 2 Months of Year

CDC: Pregnant Women Should Avoid Southeast Asia Due to Zika

CDC's Frieden: We're Nearly Out of Money to Fight Zika

Cesarean Birth Linked to Risk of Obesity in Childhood

Check Newborns of Women Who Visited Zika-Prone Areas for Infection: CDC

Children With Diabetes Can Have Bright Future

Child's Obesity Tied to Mom's Pregnancy Weight: Study

Cleaner Air in California May Mean Healthier Kids: Study

Combo Treatment Protects Pregnant Women, Fetuses From Malaria in Study

Common Infection Caused First U.S. Uterus Transplant to Fail, Hospital Says

Common Vaccine Safe for Mother, Fetus

Congress Can't Agree on Additional Funding to Fight Zika

Contraception Safety Program for Acne Drug Failing in Canada

Coping With Sleep Loss During Pregnancy

Could Low Vitamin D Levels at Birth Mean Higher MS Risk?

Could Mom's Pre-Pregnancy Blood Pressure Predict Baby's Gender?

Could Weight-Loss Surgery Boost Odds of Preemie Birth?

Couples Living in Zika Areas Should Delay Pregnancy, WHO Advises

C-Section Raises Risk of Blood Clots After Childbirth: Review

C-Sections May Be Causing Evolutionary Changes

Cutting Down on Sweets Can Help Kids' Hearts

Daily Bit of Chocolate in Pregnancy May Help Mom, Baby

Dallas Confirms 10 Zika Cases in Pregnant Women

DEET Repellents Safe in Pregnancy to Prevent Zika, Researchers Say

Delivering Twins at 37 Weeks May Help Prevent Stillbirths

Depression Screening Should Include All Pregnant, Postpartum Women: Panel

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

Diabetes During Pregnancy Could Pose Harm to Baby

Do Women Who Have Kids Later Live Longer?

Doctors Describe First U.S. Case of Locally Acquired Zika in Pregnancy

Don't Ban Anonymous Sperm Donations: Study

Drug for Yeast Infections May Raise Miscarriage Risk, FDA Warns

During Pregnancy, Skin Cancer May Be Deadlier: Study

Even Controlled, Epilepsy May Still Cause Problems for Kids

Every Day in the Womb Boosts Babies' Brain Development: Study

Excess Pre-Pregnancy Weight May Slightly Raise Baby's Cerebral Palsy Risk

Exercise May Keep Diabetes in Check During Pregnancy

Exercise Typically Healthy During Pregnancy, Olympic Panel Says

Expectant Mom's Flu Shot Protects 2

Extreme 'Preemies' Often Have Lifelong Challenges

Farm Kids Get Fewer Allergies, International Study Finds

FDA Issues Anesthesia Warning for Pregnant Women, Kids Under 3

FDA Offers Guidance on Fish Intake for Kids, Pregnant Women

Female Pelvis Widens, Then Shrinks Over a Lifetime, Study Finds

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome a Global Problem: Report

Fewer Birth Defects for Older Moms Who Have Fertility Treatments

Fewer Children May Explain Why More Women Now Outlive Men

Fewer Inhaled Steroids May Be OK for Asthmatic Children

Finding Suggests Zika Virus Can Move From Mother to Child During Pregnancy

First U.S. Uterus Transplant Patient Grateful for Chance to Have Children

Fish Oil During Pregnancy May Cut Kids' Asthma Risk

Flu Shot Might Cut Stillbirth Risk

Folic Acid for Moms-to-Be Not as Effective as Thought?

Food Allergies Linked to Raised Risk of Asthma, Hay Fever

For Teens With Leukemia, Pregnancy Tests Often Neglected

Foster Kids Face Higher Risk of Health Problems: Study

Frozen Embryos May Boost Pregnancy Odds for Some Women

Funds to Fight Zika Nearly Exhausted: CDC

Gestational Diabetes May Lead to More Body Fat on Babies

Girl With Zika Birth Defect Born at New Jersey Hospital

Half of U.S. Women Weigh Too Much Before Getting Pregnant

Having Baby Too Soon After Weight-Loss Surgery May Raise Risks

Health Tip: Avoid Useless Calories During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Choosing a Pregnancy Pillow

Health Tip: Exercising During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Getting Enough Calories During Pregnancy

Health Tip: How You Change During Early Pregnancy

Health Tip: Losing Hair After Pregnancy

Health Tip: Preparing Your Baby for a Sibling

Health Tip: Prepping for Pregnancy

Health Tip: Protect Against Group B Strep During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Sleeping When You're Pregnant

Health Tip: Ward Off Infections During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Watch Medication Use During Pregnancy

Heart Birth Defects Dropped After Folic Acid Was Added to Food

Heart Irregularities May Be Linked to Pregnancy Complication

Heavy Drinking While Young May Mean Hefty Health Tab Later

High Blood Pressure Might Affect Some Kids' Thinking Ability

How Pregnancy Can Trip You Up

If 1st Baby's Early, 2nd Will Be Too: Study

If Younger Sibling Arrives Before 1st Grade, Kids Less Likely to Be Obese: Study

In Fight Against Zika Virus, Officials Consider Genetically Modified Mosquitoes

In Zika Fight, FDA Gives Tentative OK to Tests of Gene-Modified Mosquito

Induced Labor Won't Raise Autism Risk in Kids, Research Suggests

Inducing Labor May Not Boost C-Section Risk

Is Morning Sickness a Good Thing?

Is Smoking During Pregnancy Tied to Offspring's Schizophrenia Risk?

Is Summer Peak Time for Diabetes Tied to Pregnancy?

Kids Born to Opioid-Addicted Moms Seem to Fare Poorly in School

Kids of Older Moms May Have a Leg Up on Their Peers

Kids With Cardiac Arrest Less Likely to Survive CPR at Night

Kids With Mild Asthma Can Take Acetaminophen: Study

Lack of Stem Cells May Be Key to Repeat Miscarriages

Less Labor Pain, Lower Postpartum Depression Risk?

Lots of Fish in Pregnancy Tied to Higher Obesity Risk in Kids

'Love Hormone' Levels in Pregnancy May Point to Risk for Postpartum Depression

Low Prenatal Vitamin D Linked to Later MS in Offspring

Makers of Corn Masa Flour Can Add Folic Acid

Makeup of Germs in Newborn's Gut May Triple Allergy, Asthma Risk

Male Birth Control in a Shot: Promising, But More Work Needed

Many Americans Misinformed About Zika Virus

Many Fertility Apps, Websites Miss the Mark

Many Kids Still Eating Too Much Salt

Many Parents Ill-Informed About Kids' Asthma Meds

Many Smartphone 'Fertility Apps' May Not Work

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

Miami's Zika Infections Up to 14: Officials

Mice May Be Key to Kids' Asthma Attacks at School

Mild Air Pollution of Concern in Pregnancy

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

Mom's Obesity, Diabetes May Spur Fetus to Grow Too Fast

Mom's Pre-Pregnancy Weight May Help Predict Child's Size

Moms' Rheumatoid Arthritis May Be Linked to Epilepsy Risk in Kids

Mom's Weight, Blood Sugar Levels May Affect Newborn's Size

Mom-to-Be's Antidepressant Use May Be Tied to Speech Issues in Child

Monkey Study Shows How Zika May Harm Baby's Brain Development

More Evidence That Zika Causes Microcephaly

More Pregnant Women Getting Flu Shot, But Improvement Needed

More Than Half of Brazilian Women Avoid Pregnancy Due to Zika Fear

More U.S. Kids Have Chronic Health Problems: Study

More U.S. Women Delivering Babies at Home or Birth Centers

Most Americans Aware of Zika Threat, But Gaps in Knowledge Remain

Mouse Models Reveal How Zika Infects Fetuses

MRI Helps Assess Fetal Brain Abnormalities: Study

MRIs Safe During First Months of Pregnancy: Study

New Clues on How Zika Causes Brain Birth Defects

New Clues to Zika's Threat to Fetus, and How to Stop It

New Fetal Views in 3-D

New Guidelines Reaffirm Prenatal Folic Acid to Curb Birth Defects

New Moms Get No Iron Boost From Eating Placenta: Study

Newer Epilepsy Drugs May Be Safer During Pregnancy

Obama Asks Congress for $1.9 Billion to Battle Zika Virus

Obesity Before Pregnancy Tied to Raised Risk of Newborn Death

Obesity Can Send Kids' Blood Pressure Soaring: Study

Online Calculator May Help Couples Predict Fertility Rx Success

Pain, Epilepsy Drug Lyrica May Increase Birth Defects Risk, Study Suggests

Past Kidney Damage Linked to Pregnancy Problems

Pot Use During Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight Babies

Pot Use in Pregnancy on the Upswing, Study Finds

Pot While Pregnant May Raise Premature Birth Risk: Study

Pregnancy After 40 May Boost Risk of 'Bleeding' Stroke Later: Study

Pregnancy Flu Shot Protects Newborn for 8 Weeks: Study

Pregnancy May Boost Stroke Risk in Younger Women: Study

Pregnancy May Ease PTSD for Some Women, Study Finds

Pregnancy May Spur 'Mothering' Changes in a Woman's Brain

Pregnancy OK for Most Women With Congenital Heart Conditions: Report

Pregnancy Problems More Likely With Baby Boys, Study Suggests

Pregnant or Planning to Be? How to Protect Yourself From Zika Virus

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

Premature Calcium Deposits May Trigger Premature Births: Study

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

Prenatal Antidepressant Use Not Linked to Infant Heart Defects: Study

Prenatal Diet Rich in Vitamin D May Cut Allergy Risk in Kids: Study

Prenatal Factors May Raise Child's Risk for OCD

Prenatal Use of HIV Drug May Slow Child's Development Slightly

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

Pre-Pregnancy Stress May Affect Baby's Size

Preterm Births Tied to Smog Cost U.S. Billions

Prior C-Section Raises Risk of Complications With Home Birth

Put Birth Control in Place Right After Childbirth

Quitting Smoking While Pregnant: What Works

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

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

Repeat C-Section May Have No Long-Term Health Risk for Baby

Report Hints Zika Can Spread Through Oral Sex

Report Suggests Zika's Effect on Fetus May Be Even Deadlier Than Thought

Researchers Find Another Way Zika Can Harm Babies

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

Researchers Put Embryo Development 'On Hold' in Mice

Risk of Preemie Birth May Rise for Depressed Parents-to-Be

Routine Testing for Genital Herpes of Little Benefit: U.S. Experts

Rural Hospitals See Surge in Opioid-Dependent Babies

Safe Treatments Available for Expectant Moms' Skin Conditions

Scans Show Range of Zika-Linked Infant Brain Defects

Scientists Assess Risk to Pregnant Women Infected With Zika

Scientists Report Insights Into Zika Virus and Birth Defect

Season of Conception May Affect Fetal Brain Growth

Self-Harm a Cause of Death During Pregnancy and for New Moms

Severe Asthma in Childhood Linked to COPD Risk Later

Severe Migraines Linked to Complications During Pregnancy, Childbirth

Short Gap Between Pregnancies Tied to Higher Autism Risk?

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

Smoking During Pregnancy Seems to Alter Fetal DNA, Study Finds

Smoking in Pregnancy May Be Under-Reported

Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Kidney Damage in Kids

Some Experts Question Extent of Zika Threat to U.S.

Some Pregnant Women Still Travel to Zika-Affected Areas

Some Teen Girls Coerced Into Pregnancy: Study

Steep Decline in Unintended Pregnancies in U.S., Study Finds

Steep Rise in Births to U.S. Women Using Opioids

Steroids Might Help More Than Just Very Premature Babies: Study

Strong Link Emerges Between Zika, Spikes in Temporary Paralysis Cases

Study Casts Doubt on Long-Used Morning Sickness Drug

Study Details Dire Consequences of Fetal Alcohol Disorders

Study Explores Mechanism Between Zika Virus, Birth Defects

Study IDs 2 Zika Virus Proteins Linked to Microcephaly

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

Study Links Excess Pre-Pregnancy Weight, Smoking to Heavy Kids

Study Questions Use of Migraine Meds in Kids, Teens

Study Shows How Zika Attacks Infant Brain

Study Ties School Calendar to Asthma Flare-Ups

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

Success in Mice Shows Zika Vaccine 'Feasible'

Surgeons Perform First U.S. Uterus Transplant

Targeted Drug-Delivery System May Treat Pregnancy Complications

Task Force Calls for More Study Into Risks, Benefits of Kids' Cholesterol Screening

Teen Birth Rate at Record Low in U.S.

Texas Health Officials Report Sexually Transmitted Case of Zika Virus

Texas Hospitals Develop Rapid Test for Zika Virus Detection

Timing Conception Might Help Reduce Zika Risk in Affected Areas

Timing of Zika Infection in Pregnancy May Be Key to Birth Defect Risk

Too Much Folic Acid in Pregnancy Tied to Raised Autism Risk in Study

Too Much Iron Linked to Gestational Diabetes

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

Tourette Threat Surges for Babies When Mom Smokes in Pregnancy

Tracking Blood Sugar in Pregnancy Might Lower Heart Defect Risk for Baby

Traffic Pollution Tied to Preterm Birth Risk for Asthmatic Women

Two Genes May Raise Odds for Fraternal Twin Pregnancies

Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Epilepsy Risk, Study Suggests

U.N. Tightens Safe Sex Guidelines for Visitors to Zika Zones

U.S. Army, French Drugmaker to Join Forces on Zika Vaccine

U.S. Health Experts Debate Advice to Women Once Zika Virus Arrives

U.S. Kids Don't Make the Grade on Heart Health

U.S. Maternal Death Rate Is Rising

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

U.S. Premature Births Rise for 1st Time in 8 Years

U.S. Teen Births Hit Another Record Low: CDC

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

Upside of Late Delivery: Possible Brain Boost?

Urinary Incontinence Risk Rises Slightly After Vaginal Birth, Study Finds

Urine Samples May Yield Clues to Fetal Health

Vitamin D Levels May Fall When Women Stop Taking Birth Control

Vitamin D While Pregnant Won't Boost Most Infants' Bone Health, Study Says

Weight-Loss Surgery May Lower Risk of Pregnancy Complications

What Mom-to-Be Eats Determines Bugs in Baby's Gut: Study

What Women Should Do to Guard Against Vision Loss

What You Need to Know About the Zika Virus

White House Seeks $1.8 Billion to Fight Zika Virus

WHO: Neurological Disorder on the Rise in Zika Zones

WHO: Zika Virus an International Health Threat

Whooping Cough Shot Safe for Pregnant Women

With Zika at the Doorstep, U.S. Health Officials Brace for Battle

Woman Who Had 1st U.S. Uterus Transplant Loses the Organ Due to Complication

Women Who Survive Childhood Cancer Stand Good Chance of Having Kids: Study

Women Who've Battled Postpartum Depression Often Limit Family Size

Women With Asthma May Be Prone to Fertility Problems: Study

Young People With Epilepsy Struggle on Many Fronts

Zika Brain Damage May Occur in Babies With Normal-Sized Heads

Zika Causes Widespread Damage to Fetal Brain

Zika Could Spread in Southern Europe This Summer

Zika Destroys Fetal Brain Cells, Lab Study Finds

Zika Found in 9 U.S. Pregnancies, Outcomes Often Severe: CDC

Zika Found in 9 U.S. Pregnancies, Outcomes Often Severe: CDC

Zika Infection May Give Future Immunity, Monkey Study Suggests

Zika Infections Through Sex More Common Than Thought: WHO

Zika May Persist for Months in Newborns, Study Shows

Zika Now Tied to Miscarriage

Zika Poses Serious Threat to Puerto Rico: U.S. Health Officials

Zika Threat Calls for Extra Mosquito Protection This Summer

Zika Vaccine Efforts Get Boost From Prior Research

Zika Virus Can Damage Fetal Brain Late in Pregnancy: Study

Zika Virus Causes Brain Defects in Babies: CDC

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

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

Zika-Linked Birth Defects Surge in Colombia: CDC