Maternal and Fetal Infections Overview

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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

Acetaminophen During Pregnancy May Up Risk of ADHD in Kids

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

Air Pollution Tied to Stillbirth in Small Study

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

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

Birth Defects From Zika More Far-Reaching Than Thought

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

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

Can Pregnancy Problems Foretell Future Health Risks?

Can Stress Lower a Woman's Fertility?

Cat Scratch Can Sometimes Lead to Serious Illness: CDC

CDC Awards $2.4M to 5 Locales to Fight Zika

CDC Cites 14 Potential New Cases of Zika Transmitted By Sex

CDC Reports Six Cases of Birth Defects Caused by 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

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-Sections May Be Causing Evolutionary Changes

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

Daily Aspirin May Help Prevent Some Recurrent Miscarriages

Dallas Confirms 10 Zika Cases in Pregnant Women

Delivering Twins at 37 Weeks May Help Prevent Stillbirths

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

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

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

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

For Teens With Leukemia, Pregnancy Tests Often Neglected

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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 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

Less Labor Pain, Lower Postpartum Depression Risk?

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 Smartphone 'Fertility Apps' May Not Work

Mild Air Pollution of Concern in Pregnancy

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 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 Pregnant Women Getting Flu Shot, But Improvement Needed

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

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

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

Obese Couples May Take Longer to Conceive

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 in Pregnancy on the Upswing, Study Finds

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

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

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

Researchers Find Another Way Zika Can Harm Babies

Researchers Put Embryo Development 'On Hold' in Mice

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

Safe Treatments Available for Expectant Moms' Skin Conditions

Scans Show Range of Zika-Linked Infant Brain Defects

Season of Conception May Affect Fetal Brain Growth

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

Severe Migraines Linked to Complications During Pregnancy, Childbirth

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 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

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 Shows How Zika Attacks Infant Brain

Success in Mice Shows Zika Vaccine 'Feasible'

Surgeons Perform First U.S. Uterus Transplant

Teen Birth Rate at Record Low in U.S.

Timing Conception Might Help Reduce Zika Risk in Affected Areas

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

Tips for Avoiding Back-to-School Germs, Illnesses

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

Too Much Iron Linked to Gestational Diabetes

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

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. Maternal Death Rate Is Rising

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

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

Upside of Late Delivery: Possible Brain Boost?

Urinary Incontinence Risk Rises Slightly After Vaginal Birth, Study Finds

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

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

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

Zika Causes Widespread Damage to Fetal Brain

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 May Persist for Months in Newborns, Study Shows

Zika-Linked Birth Defects Surge in Colombia: CDC