Pregnancy and Medical Conditions
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Pregnancy and Medical Conditions

1 in 10 Moms-to-Be Develop Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes: CDC

A Better Test for Down Syndrome?

Alcohol Near Start of Pregnancy Linked to Premature Babies

All Pregnant Women Need Flu Shot: Ob/Gyn Group

Antidepressant Use During Pregnancy Not Linked to Autism

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Tied to Slight Risk of Lung Disorder in Babies

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Won't Harm Baby's Heart, Study Suggests

Around the Globe, Mom's Health Key to Newborn's Size

Aspirin Advised for Women at High Risk for Pregnancy Complication

Babies Born to Moms Over 35 May Have Lower Risk for Certain Birth Defects

Balanced Diet During Pregnancy May Lower Risk of Preterm Delivery

Behavioral Therapy Might Ease Kids' Migraine Symptoms

Better-Informed Women Order Fewer Prenatal Gene Tests, Study Finds

Bipolar Disorder Drug May Need Adjusting in Pregnancy, Study Finds

Births From Fertility Treatments Hit 5 Million Mark: Report

Blood Sugar Monitoring System Approved for Children

Blood Test Might Help Prevent Certain Birth Defects

Blood Test Shows Promise in Gauging Risk for Pregnancy Complication

Brain Activity Changes in Pregnant Women, Study Finds

Brain Changes May Accompany Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis in Kids

Breast-Feeding May Help Obese Moms Lose Pregnancy Pounds

Can Bacterial Infections During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk?

Can Fire Retardants Raise Risk of Children Born With Lower IQs?

Can Hearing Music in the Womb Boost Babies' Brain Development?

Car Crash Risk May Go Up During Pregnancy

Cardiac Arrest During Childbirth More Common Than Thought: Study

Cashiers May Absorb Controversial Chemical When Handling Receipts

Certain Birth Defects More Common Among Hispanics: Report

Childhood Abuse May Lead to Health Ills in Adulthood

Childhood Obesity Adds Nearly $20K to Lifetime Medical Costs: Study

Children of Teen Mothers Don't Have Mental Disadvantage, Study Suggests

Children Prescribed Growth Hormone May Face Stroke Risk Later: Study

Children's Asthma Linked to Air Pollution in 2nd Trimester: Study

Clues to How Heavy Drinking in Pregnancy Harms Child's Brain

Consumer Reports Advises Pregnant Women to Avoid Tuna

Costs a Barrier to Asthma Care for Some Kids

Could Longer Maternity Leave Prevent Postpartum Depression?

Could Low Iron Intake During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk?

Could Mothers' Allergy Shots in Pregnancy Lower Kids' Risk?

C-Section Birth May Raise Risk of Adult Obesity: Study

C-Section May Raise Odds of Failed Pregnancy Later: Study

Depression During Pregnancy May Raise Risk of Psychiatric Trouble in Kids

Dialysis Benefits Pregnant Women With Kidney Disease, Study Finds

Different Bacteria Levels Seen in Women Who Give Preterm Birth: Study

Dispatcher-Assisted CPR Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival in Kids: Study

Do Antidepressants in Pregnancy Raise Risks for Mental Woes in Kids?

Do Greener Neighborhoods Produce Healthier Babies?

Do Stressed-Out Men Have Weaker Sperm?

Doctors' Groups Warn Against Underwater Births

Doctors Warn Against Raw Milk for Kids, Pregnant Women

Don't Order Fetal Ultrasound Videos As Souvenirs: FDA

Don't Rule Out Vaginal Delivery for Twins, Study Says

Drinking Early in Pregnancy May Harm Placenta, Study Finds

Early Elective Childbirth May Raise Health Risks for Babies, Moms: Study

'Eating for Two' During Pregnancy Could Pack on Too Many Pounds

Eating More Nuts During Pregnancy Might Help Prevent Allergies in Kids: Study

Embryo Selection May Help Prevent Some Inherited Disorders

Epidural May Beat Patient-Controlled Painkiller for Childbirth, Study Finds

Exercise in Pregnancy May Boost Baby's Brain, Study Says

Exercise Might Boost Men's Sperm Counts, Study Finds

Exercising Moms-to-Be Have Less Chubby Babies, Study Finds

Expectant Mothers' Colds May Affect Baby

Exposure to Common Antibacterials May Affect Growth of Fetus: Study

Exposure To Common Chemical May Raise Risk of Preemie Delivery: Study

Failed Infertility Treatment Linked to Worse Mental Health in Study

FDA Explores '3-Person' Embryo Fertilization

Fertility Treatments Behind High Rates of Multiple Births: Study

Fever in 1st Trimester Might Raise Risk of Birth Defects

Fever-Related Seizures in Kids Eased by Epilepsy Drug: Study

Few Parents Use Kids' Asthma Meds Correctly: Study

Few Students With Asthma, Allergies Have School Emergency Plan

First Trimester Appears Crucial for Baby's Heart Health

First-Time Cesarean Rates Dipped in 2012: CDC

Fit Kids Have Better Body-Fat Distribution, Study Finds

Fitness in Teen Years May Guard Against Heart Trouble Later

For Breech Baby, C-Section May Be Safer Option: Study

For Kids, Risks of Parental Smoking Persist Long-Term, Study Finds

Free, Long-Acting Contraceptives May Greatly Reduce Teen Pregnancy Rate

Give Aspirin to All Pregnant Women at Risk of Preeclampsia: U.S. Experts

Grief in Pregnancy May Trigger Obesity in Adulthood

Guidelines Aim to Detect More Congenital Heart Defects in Womb

Gut Bacteria in Preemies Could Lead to Life-Threatening Infections

Having Babies May Be 'Contagious' Among Long-Time Friends

Health Risks, Costs Much Higher With Multiple Births: Study

Health Tip: Add Iron to Your Diet During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Eat Omega-3s During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Eating Fish During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Get Healthy Before Pregnancy

Health Tip: Losing Weight After Baby

Health Tip: Preparing to Become Pregnant

Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Heart Health

Health Tip: Quit Smoking, Especially While Pregnant

Health Tip: Should I Work During Pregnancy?

Health Tip: Take Care of Your Teeth During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Understanding Gestational Diabetes

Health Tip: Watching Your Weight During Pregnancy

Healthy Lifestyle Before Pregnancy May Cut Gestational Diabetes Risk

Healthy Lifestyle May Mean Healthy Pregnancy

Heart Disease No. 1 Cause of Pregnancy-Related Deaths in California: Study

Heat Waves Tied to Higher Rates of Early-Term Deliveries

Heavy Kids Exposed to Everyday Chemicals May Face More Heart Risks

High Blood Pressure Common Among Overweight Kids

High Cholesterol May Delay Parenthood, Study Suggests

Home Nurse Visits May Improve Survival of Moms, Babies

Home Visits During Pregnancy and Beyond May Give Poor Kids a Boost

Hospital Policy Spurs New Moms to Get Whooping Cough Shot

How to Handle a Child's Seizure

Ibuprofen, Aleve Won't Raise Miscarriage Risk: Study

Induced Labor May Lower Risk for C-Section, Study Finds

Infants Exposed to Smoking in Womb at Risk of Infections, Death: Study

Infections Like Colds, Chickenpox Tied to Some Stroke Risk in Kids

Intensive Early Childhood Education May Boost Adult Health

Iodine Deficiency Common in Pregnancy, Pediatricians Warn

IUD Won't Hurt Future Fertility, Study Contends

Keep the Holidays Merry for Kids With Diabetes

Kidney Transplant Rejection Drugs Tied to Pregnancy Risks in Study

Kids Born With HIV May Face Heart Risks Later, Study Suggests

Kids' Cancer Treatments May Cause Heart Trouble, Study Says

Kids' Checkups Should Include Cholesterol, Depression Tests, Doctors Say

Kids' Diabetes Rates Up Dramatically in 8 Years, Study Finds

Kids' Social Skills May Suffer When Mothers Drink During Pregnancy

Kids Who Undergo Heart Transplant Living Longer: Study

Lack of Sleep Compounds Health Problems for Obese Teens: Study

Life Skills, Parenting Classes May Cut Inflammation in Poor Kids

Low Vitamin D Could Up Risk for Birth Complication: Study

Lower Smog Levels Tied to Lower Birth Weights

Lung Ultrasound Can Spot Risk of Respiratory Failure in Pregnancy: Study

Male Birth Control Shows Promise in Mice

Many New Mothers Skip Important 6-Week Checkup, Study Finds

Many Pregnant Women Not Told to Avoid Environmental Toxins

Many U.S. Women Prescribed Narcotic Pain Meds During Pregnancy

Mercury Levels Dropping in Younger U.S. Women: Report

Mom's Response to Baby's Cry a Matter of Memory

Moms Who Keep 'Baby Weight' May Risk Heart Trouble

Moms With Lupus More Likely to Have Children With Autism, Study Suggests

More Evidence Environmental Exposures Contribute to Autism

More Evidence Links Poor Diet to Preterm Birth

More Signs Autism May Originate During Pregnancy

More Weight Gain in Pregnancy Tied to Higher Autism Risk for Kids: Study

More Women Delaying First Pregnancy: CDC

Mother's Pregnancy Weight Gain May Influence Child's Obesity Risk

Mother's Smoking, Early Birth May Raise ADHD Risk in Children

Mouse Study Hints at Plastics Chemical's Link to Prostate Cancer Risk

Multiple Egg Donations May Not Affect Women's Future Fertility: Study

Music May Be Especially Stimulating During Pregnancy

Natural Conception Later in Life Tied to Longer Life for Women

Natural Delivery After a C-Section Often Successful: Study

Nebulizers May Not Deliver Full Drug Dose to Kids With Asthma

New Test May Spot Which Embryos Stand Greatest Chance of Survival

Newborn ICUs With Private Family Rooms Benefit Preemies: Study

Newborns Fed Formula in Hospital Less Likely to Be Breast-Fed Later

Nicotine Patches Don't Help Pregnant Women Quit Smoking: Study

Nine of 10 American Kids Eat Too Much Salt: CDC

No Connection Between Induced Labor, Autism: Obgyns

Non-Delivery Hospital Stay May Raise Clot Risk During Pregnancy

Number of Induced Labors Falling in U.S., CDC Says

Ob/Gyn Groups Issue Guidelines to Lower C-Section Rates

Obama Administration Offers New Rules for Religious Objections to Health Care Law

Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids

Obesity Linked to Increased Odds of Losing Baby, Study Finds

Obstetric Complication Rates Vary Widely Between Hospitals in U.S.

Oral Health in Women of Childbearing Age Needs Improvement

Overweight Moms May Have Dangerously Big Babies

Pediatricians Endorse IUDs, Implants for Teen Birth Control

Placenta Might Have Its Own Helpful Bacteria

Popular Morning Sickness Drug Safe in Pregnancy, Study Finds

Pot Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Stillbirth Risk

Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids

Preemies Show Subtle Differences in Brain Development

Preemies' Thinking Skills May Catch Up by Adolescence

Pregnancy Ultrasound a Big Bonding Moment for Dads-to-Be

Pregnancy-Related Diabetes Tied to Future Heart Risk

Pregnant or Breast-feeding Women Urged to Eat More Fish

Pregnant Women May Be More Vulnerable to Potentially Dangerous Infection: Study

Premature Birth Linked to Asthma, Wheezing in Childhood

Premature 'Water Breaking' During Pregnancy Linked to Bacteria

Prenatal Exposure to Chemicals in Plastics Linked to Asthma Risk in Kids

Prenatal Fish Oil Supplements May Not Boost Child's Brain Health, Study Finds

Preterm Birth May Raise Child's Asthma Risk, Study Suggests

Preterm Boys Face Worse Odds Than Girls, Study Says

Probiotics Don't Prevent Childhood Asthma, Study Finds

Recessions May Thwart a Woman's Motherhood Plans Forever: Study

Researchers Describe 1st 'Functional Cure' of HIV in Baby

Researchers Don't See Long-Term Benefits From Drug for Preemies

Rhymes Reveal Evidence of Learning in the Womb

Scans Show Even 'Late' Preemies Have Brain Differences

Schizophrenia Linked to Pregnancy Complications, Study Suggests

Scientists Spot Clues to Why Males Have Tougher Time in the Womb

Secondhand Smoke Linked to Miscarriage Risk

September Peak Month for Kids' Asthma Flares: Study

Short 'Birth Spacing' Linked to Preterm Delivery

Size of Fetus May Affect Stillbirth Risk

Skin Cells Used to Create Heart Valve for Growing Kids

Slightly Higher Risk of Birth Defects Seen in Pregnant Women on HIV Drugs

Smoking Bans Linked to Drop in Premature Births, Kids' Asthma Attacks

Smoking Before Fatherhood May Raise Asthma Risk in Kids: Study

Smoking in Pregnancy May Be Linked to Baby's Heart Defects

Smoking in Pregnancy May Be Tied to Bipolar Disorder in Adult Offspring: Study

Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Later Nicotine Addiction in Daughters

Smoking While Pregnant Linked to ADHD in Children

Smoking While Pregnant Raises Baby's Risk of Cleft Palate, Cleft Lip

Snoring in Pregnancy Tied to Possible Health Concerns

Snoring, High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Raise Apnea Risk

Some Women Need Tests for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Experts Say

Spacing Between Sibling Births Tied to Autism Risk in Study

Sperm Donor Age May Not Affect Infertility Treatment Success: Study

Spotting Cause of Newborn Brain Injury Could Aid Prevention, Report Says

Start Heart-Healthy Lessons in Childhood, Expert Says

Statins May Help Kids With Genetic Cholesterol Disorder

Stillbirth Remains an 'Unacknowledged Problem'

Stillbirths Higher After Hurricanes Katrina And Rita: Study

Stress May Diminish a Woman's Fertility, Study Suggests

Stroke Risk May Persist Longer Than Thought After Childbirth

Study Links Pesticide Exposure During Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Kids

Study of Male Birth Defect Lets Pesticides Off the Hook -- for Now

Study Questions Link Between Antidepressants, Miscarriage

Study Suggests Why Pregnant Women Get Sicker From Flu

Study Ties Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Boys

Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids

Study Ties Home Births to Higher Infant Death Rates

Study Ties Multiple Births to Higher Costs, Complications

Study Ties Weight-Loss Surgery to Higher Risk of Preemie Birth

Study Weighs Safety of Epilepsy Drugs in Pregnancy

Supreme Court: Some Companies Don't Have to Cover Birth Control

Surgery Might Top Drugs as First Therapy for Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Sutures Bested Staples After C-Section in Study

Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy May Not Raise Autism Risk

Taking Antipsychotic Drugs While Pregnant May Harm Newborns: Study

'Talking' Medical Devices, Apps Continue to Evolve

Teen Birth Rate Has Dropped Dramatically in Last Two Decades: CDC

Teen Pregnancy Rates Much Higher for Girls With Serious Mental Illness: Study

Testing for Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes Should Be Routine, Experts Say

Testing for Smoke Exposure May Predict Rehospitalization for Asthma

Tiniest Newborns Often Lead Normal Adult Lives, Study Finds

Too Many U.S. Babies Still Delivered Early Without Medical Need

Topamax Approval for Migraines Expanded to Younger Users

Traffic Smog Tied to Hospital Stays for White Kids With Asthma

U.S. Abortion Rate Drops to Lowest Level Since 1973: Report

U.S. Health Snapshots: Insurance Coverage Expands, but Gaps Remain

U.S. Home Births Continued Steady Increase in 2012: CDC

U.S. Panel Urges Diabetes Screening for All Pregnant Women

U.S. Preemie Birth Rate Continues to Fall: Report

U.S. Pregnancy Rates Continue to Fall

U.S. Still Lags in Infant Mortality Rates, Report Finds

Urine Test May Spot Heart, Kidney Risk in Kids With Type 1 Diabetes

Use of Low-Dose Steroid Creams During Pregnancy Won't Affect Baby: Study

Use of Tylenol in Pregnancy Tied to Higher ADHD Risk in Child

Video Game Teaches Kids How to Spot a Stroke

When Colds, Flu Lead to Complications in Kids

White Women More Likely to Seek Fertility Treatment: Report

Whooping Cough Vaccination During Pregnancy Seems Safe: Study

Whooping Cough Vaccine Rates During Pregnancy Fall Short: CDC

Women in Labor May Be Fine Taking in Nourishment, Study Finds

Women With Asthma May Take Longer to Get Pregnant: Study

Young People With Epilepsy Face Higher Injury Risk: Study