Maternal and Fetal Infections Overview

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1.6 Million Child-Bearing Women in Latin America Could Get Zika: 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 Linked to Risk of Preterm Birth

Air Pollution Tied to Stillbirth in Small Study

Almost 3 in 10 Women Get Pregnant Naturally After Fertility Treatments

Antifungal for Yeast Infections Tied to Miscarriage Risk

Antipsychotic Meds Pose Little Danger to Fetus, Study Finds

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

Artificial Sweeteners During Pregnancy May Make for Heavier Infants

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 Pressure Problems During Pregnancy, Heart Trouble Later?

Blood Test May Help Rule Out Pregnancy Complication: Study

Blood Tests May Predict Pregnancy Risks for Women With Lupus

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

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

Can Stress Lower a Woman's Fertility?

Cancer Treatment Should Proceed for Pregnant Women: Study

Cat Scratch Can Sometimes Lead to Serious Illness: CDC

CDC Adds New Zika Warning for Pregnant Women and Their Sex Partners

CDC Awards $2.4M to 5 Locales to Fight Zika

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 Reports Six Cases of Birth Defects Caused by Zika

CDC: Too Few Schools Teach Prevention of HIV, STDs, Pregnancy

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

Cesarean Birth Linked to Risk of Obesity in Childhood

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

Climate Change May Lead to Low Newborn Weights in Poorer Nations

Combo Treatment Protects Pregnant Women, Fetuses From Malaria in Study

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

Congress Can't Agree on Additional Funding to Fight Zika

Contraception Safety Program for Acne Drug Failing in Canada

Could Weight-Loss Surgery Boost Odds of Preemie Birth?

Couples Living in Zika Areas Should Delay Pregnancy, WHO Advises

Daily Bit of Chocolate in Pregnancy May Help Mom, Baby

Dallas Confirms 10 Zika Cases in Pregnant Women

Decrease Seen in Epidural-Related Complications for C-Sections

Delivering Twins at 37 Weeks May Help Prevent Stillbirths

Diabetes Drug May Not Help Obese Women Have Normal-Weight Babies

Diabetes During Pregnancy Could Pose Harm to Baby

Diabetes or Obesity During Pregnancy May Affect Fetal Heart: Study

Doctors Can Fine-Tune Estimates of Delivery Dates, Study Finds

Doctors Use 3D Printing to Safeguard Baby Before Birth

During Pregnancy, Skin Cancer May Be Deadlier: Study

Excess Pre-Pregnancy Weight May Slightly Raise Baby's Cerebral Palsy Risk

Exercise May Help Prevent Pregnancy-Linked Pelvic Pain

Exercise May Keep Diabetes in Check During Pregnancy

Expectant Mom's Flu Shot Protects 2

Female Pelvis Widens, Then Shrinks Over a Lifetime, 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 U.S. Uterus Transplant Patient Grateful for Chance to Have Children

First Uterus Transplant Planned in U.S.

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

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

Half of U.S. Women Weigh Too Much Before Getting Pregnant

Having More Kids May Slow Mom's Aging, Study Says

Health Tip: Choosing a Pregnancy Pillow

Health Tip: Exercising During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Getting Enough Calories During Pregnancy

Health Tip: Getting Ready for Pregnancy

Health Tip: How You Change During Early Pregnancy

Health Tip: Losing Hair After Pregnancy

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

Heart Birth Defects Dropped After Folic Acid Was Added to Food

Heart Irregularities May Be Linked to Pregnancy Complication

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

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

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

Infants Born to Drug-Abusing Mothers Often Readmitted to Hospital

Is Summer Peak Time for Diabetes Tied to Pregnancy?

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

Light Meal During Labor May Be Safe for Most Women: Study

Lots of Fish in Pregnancy Tied to Higher Obesity Risk in Kids

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

Many Americans Misinformed About Zika Virus

Many Fertility Apps, Websites Miss the Mark

Many Smartphone 'Fertility Apps' May Not Work

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

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

Mild Air Pollution of Concern in Pregnancy

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

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

Monkey Study Shows How Zika May Harm Baby's Brain Development

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

More Evidence That Zika Causes Microcephaly

More IVF Tries Improve Odds of Having a Baby

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

Most First-Time Moms Plan to Follow Vaccine Schedule

Mouse Models Reveal How Zika Infects Fetuses

MRIs Safe During First Months of Pregnancy: Study

New Clues to Zika's Threat to Fetus, and How to Stop It

Newer Epilepsy Drugs May Be Safer During Pregnancy

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

Obesity Before Pregnancy Tied to Raised Risk of Newborn Death

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

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

Pregnancy Flu Shot Protects Newborn for 8 Weeks: Study

Pregnancy May Ease PTSD for Some Women, Study Finds

Pregnant and Got the Blues? Get More Exercise to Protect Your Health

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

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 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

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

Put Birth Control in Place Right After Childbirth

Quitting Smoking While Pregnant: What Works

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

Researchers Find Another Way Zika Can Harm Babies

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

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

Severe Migraines Linked to Complications During Pregnancy, Childbirth

Sex May Boost Female Immune System to Aid Fertility

Short Gap Between Pregnancies Tied to Higher Autism Risk?

Skin-to-Skin Contact May Lower Preemies' Risk of Death: Review

Smoking During Pregnancy Seems to Alter Fetal DNA, Study Finds

Smoking in Pregnancy May Be Under-Reported

Some Pregnant Women Still Travel to Zika-Affected Areas

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

Stillbirths Still Too Common Worldwide

Strong Link Emerges Between Zika, Spikes in Temporary Paralysis Cases

Study Explores Mechanism Between Zika Virus, Birth Defects

Study IDs 2 Zika Virus Proteins Linked to Microcephaly

Study Links Having Children to Lower Ovarian Cancer Risk

Study Links Home Births to Slightly Higher Infant Death Risk

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 Touts Benefits of Group Prenatal Care

Study: Extremely Premature Babies at Greater Risk for Autism

Success in Mice Shows Zika Vaccine 'Feasible'

Surgeons Perform First U.S. Uterus Transplant

Teen Birth Rate at Record Low in U.S.

Texas Health Officials Report Sexually Transmitted Case of Zika Virus

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

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 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

Tourette Threat Surges for Babies When Mom Smokes in Pregnancy

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. Abortion Rate Hits Record Low: CDC

U.S. Army, French Drugmaker to Join Forces on Zika Vaccine

U.S. Births Up, Teen and Preterm Deliveries Down: CDC

U.S. Gets a 'C' Grade on Preterm Births

U.S. Maternal Death Rate Is Rising

U.S. Ob-Gyn Group Supports Zika Virus Travel Precautions

U.S. Weighs Changes to Blood Donations in Response to Zika Virus Outbreak

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 Gain Between Pregnancies May Affect Infant Survival

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

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 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

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

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 Vaccine Efforts Get Boost From Prior Research

Zika Virus Expected to Spread North Through U.S.: WHO

Zika Virus Likely to Spread to Southern United States, Experts Predict