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Alcohol Near Start of Pregnancy Linked to Premature Babies

Antidepressant Use During Pregnancy Not Linked to Autism

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

Aspirin Advised for Women at High Risk for Pregnancy Complication

Asthma Care Critical During Pregnancy, Study Finds

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

Bacteria Infection Risk May Be Higher for Pregnant Women With Diabetes

Balanced Diet During Pregnancy May Lower Risk of Preterm Delivery

Birth Defect Risk Doubles in Children Born to Cousins: Study

Black Infants in U.S. Twice as Likely to Die as Whites: CDC

Blood Levels of Banned Flame Retardant Drop for Pregnant Women in California

BPA Exposure Tied to Undescended Testicles in Boys

Cardiac Arrest During Childbirth More Common Than Thought: Study

Cashiers May Absorb Controversial Chemical When Handling Receipts

Cat Poop May Pose Health Risk

Chlamydia, Gonorrhea Tied to Higher Risk of Pregnancy Complications

Could Longer Maternity Leave Prevent Postpartum Depression?

Could 'Moderate' Drinking Be Safe During Pregnancy?

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

Dialysis Benefits Pregnant Women With Kidney Disease, Study Finds

Doctors Warn Against Raw Milk for Kids, Pregnant Women

Don't Order Fetal Ultrasound Videos As Souvenirs: FDA

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

Epilepsy Drugs in Pregnancy Tied to Developmental Delays in Children

Expectant Mothers' Colds May Affect Baby

Extreme Birth Weights Tied to Autism in Swedish Study

FDA Announces New Safety Measures for Narcotic Painkillers

FDA Explores '3-Person' Embryo Fertilization

FDA Warns Pregnant Women About Migraine Drugs

Fertility Treatments Behind High Rates of Multiple Births: Study

Fever in 1st Trimester Might Raise Risk of Birth Defects

First-Time Cesarean Rates Dipped in 2012: CDC

Flame-Retardant Chemicals Could Be Toxic to Kids

For Pregnant Smokers, Vitamin C Might Help Babies' Lungs

Gel May Offer Simple Treatment for Newborns With Low Blood Sugar

Genes May Boost Woman's Risk of Postpartum Depression

Health Risks, Costs Much Higher With Multiple Births: Study

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

Heavier Pregnant Women Tend to Deliver Prematurely

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

Induced Labor Linked to Raised Risk of Autism, Study Suggests

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

Iron Supplements May Prevent Anemia During Pregnancy

Keep Beauty Regimen Safe During Pregnancy, Doctor Advises

Kids' Social Skills May Suffer When Mothers Drink During Pregnancy

Lipsticks, Glosses Contain Toxic Metals: Report

Listeria Food Poisoning Hits Elderly, Moms-to-Be Hardest: CDC

Living Near Major Roadways in Pregnancy Tied to Respiratory Woes in Children

Low Prenatal Iodine May Affect Child's Brain Development

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

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

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

Moms Who Keep 'Baby Weight' May Risk Heart Trouble

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

Month of Conception Might Raise Odds of Premature Birth: Study

More Evidence Environmental Exposures Contribute to Autism

More Signs Autism May Originate During Pregnancy

More U.S. Women Having Kids in Their 30s and 40s: Report

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

Most Pregnant Women Treated for Migraines Able to Deliver Vaginally

Mother's Asthma During Pregnancy May Raise Child's Health Risks

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

Move More to Control Weight Gain During Pregnancy: Study

New Moms, the Obese Prone to Flu Complications, Analysis Finds

New Test May Spot Which Embryos Stand Greatest Chance of Survival

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

No Connection Between Induced Labor, Autism: Obgyns

Non-Delivery Hospital Stay May Raise Clot Risk During Pregnancy

Obesity Linked to Increased Odds of Losing Baby, Study Finds

Obesity May Reduce Odds of IVF Success, Study Finds

Overweight Moms May Have Dangerously Big Babies

Pediatrician Group Issues Home Birth Policy Statement

Pesticide Exposure Linked to Changes in Fetal Movement: Study

Polluted Air Linked to Autism Risk

Popular Morning Sickness Drug Safe in Pregnancy, Study Finds

Postpartum Depression Risk May Rise for New Moms in Big Cities

Pot Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Stillbirth Risk

Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids

Preemies Show Subtle Differences in Brain Development

Pregnancy Problem, Smaller Babies Tied to Cerebral Palsy Risk in Study

Pregnancy-Related Diabetes Tied to Future Heart Risk

Pregnant and Obese: Early Deaths Noted Among Offspring

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

Premature 'Water Breaking' During Pregnancy Linked to Bacteria

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

Schizophrenia Linked to Pregnancy Complications, Study Suggests

Scientists Shed New Light on Cerebral Palsy, Early Infant Death

Secondhand Smoke Linked to Miscarriage Risk

Severe Blood Infections During Childbirth on Rise in U.S. Women

Shift Work Might Affect Women's Periods, Fertility: Study

Size of Fetus May Affect Stillbirth Risk

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

Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Later Nicotine Addiction in Daughters

Smoking Plus Asthma in Pregnancy May Make for 'Dangerous Situation'

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

Snoring in Pregnancy Tied to Possible Health Concerns

Some Painkillers Tied to Certain Birth Defects in Study

Stress May Diminish a Woman's Fertility, Study Suggests

Stroke Risk May Persist Longer Than Thought After Childbirth

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

Study Sees Link Between Mom's Flu, Bipolar Risk for Children

Study Sees No Link Between Drinking During Early Pregnancy and Birth Woes

Study Sees No Link Between Mercury Exposure, Autistic Behavior

Study Ties Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Boys

Study Ties Home Births to Higher Infant Death Rates

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

Synthetic Pot Use Can Mimic Symptoms of Prenatal Disorder

Task Force: Screen for Gestational Diabetes After 24 Weeks of Pregnancy

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

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

Thyroid Disorders Tied to Complications in Pregnancy

Tiniest Newborns Often Lead Normal Adult Lives, Study Finds

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

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

Women With Asthma May Take Longer to Get Pregnant: Study