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 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

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

Babies Born Late May Be at Risk for Complications: Study

Birth Defect Tied to Zika Virus Can Leave Children With Lifetime of Health Woes

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

Cesarean Birth Linked to Risk of Obesity in Childhood

Check Newborns of Women Who Visited Zika-Prone Areas for Infection: CDC

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

Daily Bit of Chocolate in Pregnancy May Help Mom, Baby

Dallas Confirms 10 Zika Cases in Pregnant Women

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

Do Women Who Have Kids Later Live Longer?

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

Don't Ban Anonymous Sperm Donations: Study

During Pregnancy, Skin Cancer May Be Deadlier: Study

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

Finding Suggests Zika Virus Can Move From Mother to Child During Pregnancy

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: Protect Against Group B Strep During 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

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

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?

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

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

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 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 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

Obesity Before Pregnancy Tied to Raised Risk of Newborn Death

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

Pregnancy Flu Shot Protects Newborn for 8 Weeks: Study

Pregnancy May Boost Stroke Risk in Younger Women: Study

Pregnancy May Ease PTSD for Some Women, Study Finds

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

Pregnancy OK for Most Women With Congenital Heart Conditions: Report

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

Pregnant Women Benefit From Tamiflu at First Sign of Flu: Study

Premature Calcium Deposits May Trigger Premature Births: 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 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

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

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?

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 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.

Texas Health Officials Report Sexually Transmitted Case of Zika Virus

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

Too Much, Too Little Sleep During Pregnancy May Prompt Weight Gain

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. Maternal Death Rate Is Rising

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

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

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

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-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

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 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 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

Zika-Linked Birth Defects Surge in Colombia: CDC