Pregnancy and Medical Conditions

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

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

ADHD Risk Rises for Each Week a Preemie Is Born Early

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

Air Pollution Linked to Risk of Preterm Birth

Another Neurological Disorder Tied to Zika

Another Study Sees Link Between Antidepressants and Birth Defects

Antidepressants During Pregnancy Have Benefits, Risks: Study

Antidepressants in Pregnancy May Raise Autism Risk, Study Suggests

Antifungal for Yeast Infections Tied to Miscarriage Risk

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

Are Vaginal Germs Linked to Preemie Birth?

Arsenic Exposure in Womb Linked to Respiratory Risks in Babies

Artificial Sweeteners During Pregnancy May Make for Heavier Infants

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

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

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

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

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

Bystander CPR Helps Some Kids Survive Cardiac Arrest

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

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

Can Eye Screening for Diabetic Kids Be Delayed a Bit?

Cancer Treatment Should Proceed for Pregnant Women: Study

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 Broadens Zika Virus Travel Alert for Pregnant Women

CDC Cites 14 Potential New Cases of Zika Transmitted By Sex

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 Sets New Guidelines on Sex After Zika Exposure

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: 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

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

Chemical Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Excess Weight in Kids

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

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

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

Cleaner Air in California May Mean Healthier Kids: Study

Climate Change May Lead to Low Newborn Weights in Poorer Nations

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

Combo Treatment Protects Pregnant Women, Fetuses From Malaria in Study

Common Gene Variant May Raise Miscarriage Risk, Study Finds

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

Contraception Safety Program for Acne Drug Failing in Canada

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 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

Dogs in the Home May Lower Kids' Odds for Asthma

Drug for Yeast Infections May Raise Miscarriage Risk, FDA Warns

During Pregnancy, Skin Cancer May Be Deadlier: Study

Early Birth Linked to Introversion, Neuroticism in Adult Life

Epilepsy Linked to Risks During Childbirth, Study Finds

Even Controlled, Epilepsy May Still Cause Problems for Kids

Even Short Bouts of Activity May Help Kids' Health

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 Mom's Flu Shot Protects 2

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

Extreme 'Preemies' Often Have Lifelong Challenges

Family Doctor Can Safely Assist Many Births

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

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

Fewer Children May Explain Why More Women Now Outlive Men

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

First Part of Ejaculate May Be Primed for Conception

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

First Uterus Transplant Planned in U.S.

Flu Shot a Must for Moms-to-Be

Flu Shot Might Cut Stillbirth Risk

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

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

Genetic Test May Help Spot Male Fertility Problems

Gentle Yoga Safe in Late Pregnancy, Small Study Suggests

Gestational Diabetes May Lead to More Body Fat on Babies

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 Enough Calories During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Getting Ready for Pregnancy

Health Tip: How You Change During Early Pregnancy

Health Tip: Pregnancy Affects Dental Health

Health Tip: Prepping for Pregnancy

Health Tip: Protect Against Group B Strep During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Stay Fit and Healthy During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Watch Medication Use During Pregnancy

Health Warning Labels Might Help Parents Skip the Soda Aisle

Heart Irregularities May Be Linked to Pregnancy Complication

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

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

Inducing Labor May Not Boost C-Section Risk

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

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

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 of Older Moms May Have a Leg Up on Their Peers

Lack of Stem Cells May Be Key to Repeat Miscarriages

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

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 Birth Weight Tied to Higher Type 2 Diabetes Risk Decades Later

Low Prenatal Vitamin D Linked to Later MS in Offspring

Makers of Corn Masa Flour Can Add Folic Acid

Many Americans Misinformed About Zika Virus

Many Fertility Apps, Websites Miss the Mark

Many Parents Who Smoke Expose Kids to Fumes at Home

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

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

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

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

Metformin May Not Help Obese Teens With Type 1 Diabetes

Mild Air Pollution of Concern in Pregnancy

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

More IVF Tries Improve Odds of Having a Baby

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

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

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

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

Most First-Time Moms Plan to Follow Vaccine Schedule

Mouse Models Reveal How Zika Infects Fetuses

New Guidelines Focus on Pulmonary Hypertension in Kids

New Moms Gain No Benefit From Eating Placenta, Studies Show

No Amount of Alcohol Safe During Pregnancy, Doctors Say

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

Obama Asks Congress for $1.9 Billion to Battle Zika Virus

Obese Teens Less Likely to Use Birth Control

Obesity Before Pregnancy Tied to Raised Risk of Newborn Death

Obesity Can Send Kids' Blood Pressure Soaring: Study

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

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

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

Parents of Kids With Diabetes Need to Plan for School Days

Pesticide Used Decades Ago May Raise Breast Cancer Risk: Study

Planned Cesareans Tied to Slight Increase in Asthma Risk for Kids

Pot Use During Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight Babies

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

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

Pregnancy Complications May Be Linked to Later Heart Disease

Pregnancy Intervals May Affect Autism Risk, Study Suggests

Pregnancy May Conceal Ebola

Pregnancy May Ease PTSD for Some Women, Study Finds

Pregnancy Often Leads to Changes in Migraines

Pregnancy Results Good for Women With Controlled Lupus: Study

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

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

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 Potato Consumption Linked to Gestational Diabetes

Pre-Pregnancy Stress May Affect Baby's Size

Preschoolers Can Learn Heart-Healthy Lifestyles

Preterm Births Tied to Smog Cost U.S. Billions

Prior C-Section Raises Risk of Complications With Home Birth

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

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

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

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

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

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

Safe Treatments Available for Expectant Moms' Skin Conditions

Scientists Assess Risk to Pregnant Women Infected With Zika

Scientists Report Insights Into Zika Virus and Birth Defect

Secondhand Smoke Linked to Behavior Issues in Kids

Secondhand Smoke May Double Risk of Hospitalization for Kids With Asthma

Severe Asthma in Childhood Linked to COPD Risk Later

Severe Headache During Pregnancy May Signal Trouble

Severe Migraines Linked to Complications During Pregnancy, Childbirth

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

Short Gap Between Pregnancies Tied to Higher Autism Risk?

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 Seems to Alter Fetal DNA, Study Finds

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

Some Teen Girls Coerced Into Pregnancy: Study

Spike in Newborn Drug-Withdrawal Tied to Prenatal Painkiller Use

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

Steroids Might Help More Than Just Very Premature Babies: Study

Stillbirths Now Outnumber Infant Deaths in U.S.

Stillbirths Still Too Common Worldwide

Study Details Dire Consequences of Fetal Alcohol Disorders

Study Explores Mechanism Between Zika Virus, Birth Defects

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 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 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

Surgeons Perform First U.S. Uterus Transplant

Surgery May Help Teens With Frequent Migraines, Study Contends

Survival Rates Improve for Extreme 'Preemie' Babies

Targeted Drug-Delivery System May Treat Pregnancy Complications

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Urinary Incontinence Risk Rises Slightly After Vaginal Birth, Study Finds

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

Weight at First Pregnancy Linked to Complications Next Time

Weight Gain Between Pregnancies May Affect Infant Survival

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

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

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

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

Zika Vaccine Efforts Get Boost From Prior Research

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