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 May Raise Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

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

Antibody Treatment Shields Fetus From Zika -- in Mice

Antipsychotic Meds Pose Little Danger to Fetus, Study Finds

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

Are Heartburn Meds During Pregnancy Linked to Asthma in Kids?

Artificial Sweeteners During Pregnancy May Make for Heavier Infants

Banishing Asthma-Inducing Mice Allergens on the Cheap

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

Be Alert for PTSD After Pregnancy Loss

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

Body Cooling Little Help to Kids When Heart Stops: Study

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

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

Can Pregnancy Harm Your Heart?

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 Awards $2.4M to 5 Locales to Fight Zika

CDC Ends Zika Travel Advisory for Miami Neighborhood

CDC May Lift Zika Travel Advisory for Miami Neighborhood

CDC Reports Six Cases of Birth Defects Caused by Zika

CDC Updates Spending Plans to Combat Zika

CDC Zika Summit Details Plans to Fight Mosquito-Borne Illness

CDC: Pregnant Women Should Avoid Southeast Asia Due to Zika

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

Certain Bacteria May Affect Preterm Birth Risk

Cesarean Birth Linked to Risk of Obesity in Childhood

Childhood Asthma May Encourage Obesity, Study Suggests

Children With Diabetes Can Have Bright Future

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

City Tax on Cars Cut Pollution, Kids' Asthma Risk

Cleaner Air in California May Mean Healthier Kids: 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 Common Insecticides Be Tied to Behavior Issues in Kids?

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

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

Cutting Down on Sweets Can Help Kids' Hearts

Daily Aspirin May Help Prevent Some Recurrent Miscarriages

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

Deportation Fears Tied to Poor Birth Outcomes for Hispanics

Diabetes During Pregnancy Could Pose Harm to Baby

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?

Don't Ban Anonymous Sperm Donations: Study

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

Drug for Yeast Infections May Raise Miscarriage Risk, FDA Warns

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

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

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 a Risk Factor for Postpartum Depression: Study

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

Headaches Often Strike Before Strokes in Kids: Study

Health Tip: Avoid Useless Calories During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Choosing a Pregnancy Pillow

Health Tip: Exercising During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Help Kids Maintain Healthy Cholesterol

Health Tip: How You Change During Early Pregnancy

Health Tip: Losing Hair After Pregnancy

Health Tip: Preparing Your Baby for a Sibling

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

Heavy Drinking While Young May Mean Hefty Health Tab Later

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

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

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

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

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

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 Have No Access to Fertility Clinics: Study

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

Mildly Low Thyroid Function in Pregnancy Not a Threat: Study

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-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 '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 Than Half of Brazilian Women Avoid Pregnancy Due to Zika Fear

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

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

Most Women Stop Drinking After Positive Pregnancy Test, Study Finds

Mouse Models Reveal How Zika Infects Fetuses

MRI Helps Assess Fetal Brain Abnormalities: Study

MRIs Safe During First Months of Pregnancy: Study

Nasal 'Nerve Block' May Help Ease Kids' Migraines

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

Obese Couples May Take Longer to Conceive

Obesity in Pregnancy Tied to Cerebral Palsy Risk in Kids

Obstetric Complications Tied to Slightly Upped Risk for Autism

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 Flu Shot Protects Newborn for 8 Weeks: Study

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 Problems More Likely With Baby Boys, Study Suggests

Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes Poses Risks for Mom, Baby

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

Premature Calcium Deposits May Trigger Premature Births: Study

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

Prenatal Factors May Raise Child's Risk for OCD

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

Report Hints Zika Can Spread Through Oral Sex

Researchers Find Another Way Zika Can Harm Babies

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

Rural Hospitals See Surge in Opioid-Dependent Babies

Scans Show Range of Zika-Linked Infant Brain Defects

Scientists Probe Zika's Devastating Effect on Pregnancy

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

Short Gap Between Pregnancies Tied to Higher Autism Risk?

Should Pregnant Women Always Be Treated for Underactive Thyroid?

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 Rise in Births to U.S. Women Using Opioids

Strong Link Emerges Between Zika, Spikes in Temporary Paralysis Cases

Study Casts Doubt on Long-Used Morning Sickness Drug

Study Counters Link Between Excess Pregnancy Weight and Overweight Kids

Study Explores Mechanism Between Zika Virus, Birth Defects

Study IDs 2 Zika Virus Proteins Linked to Microcephaly

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: Plenty of IV Fluids May Make Childbirth Safer, Easier

Success in Mice Shows Zika Vaccine 'Feasible'

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.

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

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

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 Screen Time May Raise Kids' Diabetes Risk

Tourette Threat Surges for Babies When Mom Smokes in Pregnancy

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

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 Care Costs From Birth Defects Total Almost $23 Billion a Year

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. 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 Another Record Low: CDC

Upside of Late Delivery: Possible Brain Boost?

Urine Samples May Yield Clues to Fetal Health

Vitamin D Levels May Fall When Women Stop Taking Birth Control

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

Whooping Cough Shot Safe for Pregnant Women

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

Young Cancer Survivors Can Face Higher Risk of Pregnancy Complications

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 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 Threat Calls for Extra Mosquito Protection This Summer

Zika Virus Can Damage Fetal Brain Late in Pregnancy: Study

Zika Virus Causes Brain Defects in Babies: CDC

Zika-Linked Birth Defects Surge in Colombia: CDC