Pregnancy and Medical Conditions

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1 in 20 Pregnant Women Infected With Zika Have Babies With Birth Defects: CDC

10 Minutes of Sweat a Day Helps Kids' Hearts

Air Pollution May Raise Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Antibody Treatment Shields Fetus From Zika -- in Mice

Antidepressants During Pregnancy Safe for Baby: Study

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Tied to Slight Increase in Autism

Anti-Vaccine Family Members, Friends Spur Many Moms to Delay Baby's Shots

Antiviral Flu Drugs Safe in Mid-to-Late Pregnancy: Study

Are Heartburn Meds During Pregnancy Linked to Asthma in Kids?

As Temps Rise, Risk of Pregnancy Complication May Too

Asthma Control Essential in Pregnancy, Study Suggests

Babies Born Addicted to Opioids Often Struggle With Learning

Babies' Fascination With Faces May Start in the Womb

Banishing Asthma-Inducing Mice Allergens on the Cheap

Be Alert for PTSD After Pregnancy Loss

Be Cautious Going Home After Hurricane Harvey

Birth Defects From Zika More Far-Reaching Than Thought

Birth Defects Strike 1 in 10 U.S. Pregnancies Affected by Zika

Birthing Pool Not the Place to Deliver, New Guidelines Say

Black Women Face Double the Risk of Pregnancy-Related Heart Failure

Blood Test May Spot Babies at Risk for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Body Cooling Little Help to Kids When Heart Stops: Study

Breast-Feeding May Reduce Pain From C-Section

By Age 12, Poor May Show Signs of Heart Risks Ahead

Can an Aspirin a Day Keep a Pregnancy Complication Away?

Can Fetal Alcohol Damage Be Undone?

Can Mom's Vitamin E Head Off Child's Asthma Risk?

Can Pregnancy Harm Your Heart?

Cases of Zika-Linked Birth Defects Dropped in Brazil in 2016

Century-Old Technique May Help Infertile Couples Conceive Without IVF

Certain Bacteria May Affect Preterm Birth Risk

Childhood Asthma May Encourage Obesity, Study Suggests

City Tax on Cars Cut Pollution, Kids' Asthma Risk

Common Vaccine Safe for Mother, Fetus

Coping With Sleep Loss During Pregnancy

Could a Sweet Tooth in Pregnancy Spur Allergies in Kids?

Could Common Insecticides Be Tied to Behavior Issues in Kids?

Could Folic Acid Fight a Cause of Autism?

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

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

Could Pests, Dust Lower Kids' Odds for Asthma?

Could Smoking in Pregnancy Affect a Grandkid's Autism Risk?

Could Swine Flu Be Linked to Type 1 Diabetes?

C-Sections May Be Causing Evolutionary Changes

Curbing Excess Weight Gain in Pregnancy May Not Lower Risk for Complications

Dad-to-Be's Age Can Affect Fertility Treatment Success

Daily Aspirin May Help Prevent Some Recurrent Miscarriages

Deportation Fears Tied to Poor Birth Outcomes for Hispanics

Do Flame Retardants Hinder Infertility Treatments?

Do Moms Who Smoke in Pregnancy Raise Their Odds for a Troubled Teen?

Do Weekend Deliveries Pose Risks for Moms?

Do Women Who Have Kids Later Live Longer?

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

Does a Baby's Sex Affect Mom's Immunity During Pregnancy?

Does Immune System Hold Clues to Preterm Births?

Does Mother's Mental Health Affect Pregnancy?

Does Stress Worsen Chemical Harms in Pregnancy?

Don't Ban Anonymous Sperm Donations: Study

Don't Punish Pregnant Women for Opioid Use, Docs Say

Early Onset of Pregnancy Complication May Raise Heart Risks

Eating for Two Often Doesn't Translate Into a Healthier Diet

Epilepsy: Another Potential Zika Threat to Babies

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

Experimental Vaccines Might Shield Fetus From Zika

FDA Issues Anesthesia Warning for Pregnant Women, Kids Under 3

FDA Offers Guidance on Fish Intake for Kids, Pregnant Women

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome a Global Problem: Report

Fever During Pregnancy Tied to Autism in Study

Fish Oil During Pregnancy May Cut Kids' Asthma Risk

For City Kids With Asthma, Nearby Green Space Is Key

Genetic Testing Can Help Pinpoint Epilepsy Earlier

Gestational Diabetes a Risk Factor for Postpartum Depression: Study

Good Diet, Exercise While Pregnant Could Cut C-section Risk

Got the HPV Vaccine Before You Knew You Were Pregnant? Don't Worry

Guys, a Noisy Bedroom May Not Be Good for Your Fertility

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

Headaches Often Strike Before Strokes in Kids: Study

Health Tip: Avoid Useless Calories During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Back to School for Kids with Asthma

Health Tip: Bleeding Gums During Pregnancy?

Health Tip: Getting an X-Ray During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Help Kids Maintain Healthy Cholesterol

Health Tip: Kids and Type 2 Diabetes

Health Tip: Pregnant Women Need Omega-3 Fats

Health Tip: Sleeping When You're Pregnant

Health Tip: Ward Off Infections During Pregnancy

Heart-Lung Fitness Challenged in Early Full-Term Babies

Heavy Drinking While Young May Mean Hefty Health Tab Later

Hey Fellas, Depression Can Strike Expectant and New Dads, Too

High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Boost Child's Obesity Risk

Higher Cigarette Taxes May Mean Fewer Infant Deaths

Higher Pregnancy Weight Tied to Raised Odds for Birth Defects

High-Fat Diets Could Pose Danger to Young MS Patients

Home Birth Safe for Some, But Not All, Women

Impaired Eyesight May Be First Sign of Zika Damage in Babies

Increasing Numbers of Pregnant Women Also Have Heart Disease

Is an Occasional Drink OK During Pregnancy?

Is Blood Donated by Mothers Less Safe for Men?

Just 10 Cigarettes During Pregnancy Can Harm Kids

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

Kids' Cases of High Blood Pressure May Rise Under New Guidelines

Kids' Colds Linked to Asthma, Lung Problems Later

Kids With Cardiac Arrest Less Likely to Survive CPR at Night

Lack of Sleep May Raise Child's Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Study

Less Labor Pain, Lower Postpartum Depression Risk?

Little Weight Gain in Pregnancy Tied to Schizophrenia Risk in Kids: Study

Low-Income Kids More Likely to Have ADHD, Asthma

Making Halloween a Treat for Kids With Diabetes

Malaria Drug Protected Mouse Fetus From Zika: Study

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

Many Kids Still Eating Too Much Salt

Many Students Reluctant to Use Asthma Inhalers at School

Many U.S. Women Have No Access to Fertility Clinics: Study

Medication Mistakes Have Doubled in U.S. Since 2000: Study

Mice May Be Key to Kids' Asthma Attacks at School

Migraine Warning Signs May Differ in Kids, Adults

Mildly Low Thyroid Function in Pregnancy Not a Threat: Study

Mom's Money Worries May Mean Smaller Baby

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

Moms-to-Be Are Heeding Store Warnings About Alcohol

Mom-to-Be's Antidepressants Tied to Kids' Psychiatric Woes

More 'Extreme Preemies' Are Surviving

More Folic Acid in Pregnancy May Protect Kids From High Blood Pressure

More Pregnant Women Getting Flu Shot, But Improvement Needed

More Teen Dads?

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

Most Women Stop Drinking After Positive Pregnancy Test, Study Finds

MRI Helps Assess Fetal Brain Abnormalities: Study

Nasal 'Nerve Block' May Help Ease Kids' Migraines

New Clues on How Zika Causes Brain Birth Defects

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

Obese Couples May Take Longer to Conceive

Obesity in Early Pregnancy May Raise Child's Risk of Epilepsy

Obesity in Pregnancy Tied to Cerebral Palsy Risk in Kids

Obesity Quadruples Kids' Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Study

Obstetric Complications Tied to Slightly Upped Risk for Autism

Odds for C-Section May Depend on Hospital

Online Calculator May Help Couples Predict Fertility Rx Success

Past Kidney Damage Linked to Pregnancy Problems

Postpartum Depression Likely to Recur With Future Pregnancies

Pot Smoking Common Among Pregnant Teens: Survey

Pot Use in Pregnancy on the Upswing, Study Finds

Poverty Could Make Lupus Even Worse

Pregnancy Complication Costs U.S. Billions

Pregnancy Doesn't Raise Odds for Breast Cancer's Return

Pregnancy May Boost Stroke Risk in Younger Women: Study

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

Pregnancy OK for Most Women With Congenital Heart Conditions: Report

Pregnancy Weight Gain: Too Much or Too Little Is Unhealthy

Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes Poses Risks for Mom, Baby

Premature Calcium Deposits May Trigger Premature Births: Study

Premature or Early Menopause More Likely in Women Without Kids: Study

Prenatal Exposure to Certain Flame Retardants Linked to Lower IQs

Prenatal Multivitamins Linked to Lower Autism Risk

Preterm Birth Risk Spikes in Mothers With Sleep Disorders

Race May Play Role in Obese Teens' Blood Pressure

Recent Flu Shot Shouldn't Prevent Vaccination During Pregnancy

Repeat Teen Births Still a Problem in United States: CDC

Researchers Put Embryo Development 'On Hold' in Mice

Risk of Birth Defects 20 Times Higher for Zika Moms: CDC

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

Routine Tests Urged for Pregnancy Complication Preeclampsia

Rural Hospitals See Surge in Opioid-Dependent Babies

Same Pregnancy Meds Can Cost $200 -- or $11,000

Scientists Probe Zika's Devastating Effect on Pregnancy

Scientists Probe Zika's Path to the Fetus

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

Shooting Ranges Pose Hidden Risks: Study

Should Pregnant Women Always Be Treated for Underactive Thyroid?

Sleep Apnea May Boost Pregnancy Complications

Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Kidney Damage in Kids

Some Antibiotics Linked to Miscarriage Risk

Some Lead Poisoning Tests May Be Faulty

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

Stroke Risk Can Rise With Pregnancy-Linked High Blood Pressure

Studies Question Link Between Mom's Antidepressant Use, Autism in Kids

Study Casts Doubt on Long-Used Morning Sickness Drug

Study Counters Link Between Excess Pregnancy Weight and Overweight Kids

Study Debunks Notion That Epidurals Prolong Labor

Study Questions Practice of Placenta Eating by New Moms

Study Questions Use of Migraine Meds in Kids, Teens

Study Shows How Zika Attacks Infant Brain

Study: Plenty of IV Fluids May Make Childbirth Safer, Easier

Sugary Drinks in Pregnancy Tied to Heavier Kids Later

Suicide a Danger for Some Women During Pregnancy: Study

Surviving Congenital Heart Disease as Child Not a Ticket to Good Health

Tests to Spot 'Preemie' Birth Risk Ineffective in First Pregnancies

There's Fun and Fitness in the Pool for Asthmatic Kids

Tissue Testing Can Spot Zika at Birth: CDC

Too Much Iron Linked to Gestational Diabetes

Too Much Screen Time May Raise Kids' Diabetes Risk

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

U.S. Health Care Costs From Birth Defects Total Almost $23 Billion a Year

U.S. Moms-to-Be Often Victims of Assault

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

U.S. Sees Big Drop in Number of Babies Born With HIV

U.S. Teen Births Hit Historic Low: CDC

Urine Samples May Yield Clues to Fetal Health

Vaccinating Pregnant Moms Protects Babies From Whooping Cough

Vision Problems Common in Babies Infected With Zika

Weight-Loss Surgery May Lower Risk of Pregnancy Complications

Where There's Type 1 Diabetes, Celiac Disease May Follow

Whooping Cough Shot Works, But Many Moms-to-Be Skip It: CDC

Women Who Gain Weight Between Babies at Higher Risk for Diabetes

Young Cancer Survivors Can Face Higher Risk of Pregnancy Complications

Zika Arrived in Florida at Least Four Different Ways

Zika Can Harm Babies' Vision, Too

Zika Hijacks Pregnant Woman's Immune System

Zika Risk May Be Lower Than Thought for Some Pregnant Women

Zika-Linked Birth Defects Surge in Colombia: CDC