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1 in 10 Moms-to-Be Develop Pregnancy-Linked Diabetes: CDC

A Better Test for Down Syndrome?

ADHD Linked to Expectant Moms' Smog Exposure

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

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Won't Harm Baby's Heart, Study Suggests

Aspirin Advised for Women at High Risk for Pregnancy Complication

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

Balanced Diet During Pregnancy May Lower Risk of Preterm Delivery

Better-Informed Women Order Fewer Prenatal Gene Tests, Study Finds

Can Bacterial Infections During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk?

Can Fire Retardants Raise Risk of Children Born With Lower IQs?

Cancer Treatments in Pregnancy Safe for Offspring, Small Studies Find

Car Crash Risk May Go Up During Pregnancy

Cardiac Arrest During Childbirth More Common Than Thought: Study

Cashiers May Absorb Controversial Chemical When Handling Receipts

Certain Autoimmune Drugs in Pregnancy May Up Newborn Infection Risk: Study

Certain Birth Defects More Common Among Hispanics: Report

Children's Asthma Linked to Air Pollution in 2nd Trimester: Study

Clues to How Heavy Drinking in Pregnancy Harms Child's Brain

Consumer Reports Advises Pregnant Women to Avoid Tuna

Could Longer Maternity Leave Prevent Postpartum Depression?

Could Low Iron Intake During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk?

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

C-Section May Raise Odds of Failed Pregnancy Later: Study

Dialysis Benefits Pregnant Women With Kidney Disease, Study Finds

Do Greener Neighborhoods Produce Healthier Babies?

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

Drinking Water Contaminant Linked to Pregnancy Complications in Study

Early Elective Childbirth May Raise Health Risks for Babies, Moms: Study

'Eating for Two' During Pregnancy Could Pack on Too Many Pounds

Expectant Mothers' Colds May Affect Baby

Exposure to Common Antibacterials May Affect Growth of Fetus: Study

FDA Explores '3-Person' Embryo Fertilization

Fertility Treatments Behind High Rates of Multiple Births: Study

Fetal Exposure to Plastics Chemical Tied to Breathing Ills in Kids

Fever in 1st Trimester Might Raise Risk of Birth Defects

Fewer Infants Dying Than Before, CDC Reports

First-Time Cesarean Rates Dipped in 2012: CDC

Give Aspirin to All Pregnant Women at Risk of Preeclampsia: U.S. Experts

Grief in Pregnancy May Trigger Obesity in Adulthood

Guidelines Aim to Detect More Congenital Heart Defects in Womb

Healthy Lifestyle Before Pregnancy May Cut Gestational Diabetes Risk

Heat Waves Tied to Higher Rates of Early-Term Deliveries

Home Nurse Visits May Improve Survival of Moms, Babies

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

Induced Labor May Lower Risk for C-Section, Study Finds

Iodine Deficiency Common in Pregnancy, Pediatricians Warn

Kidney, Urinary Birth Defects Tied to Obesity in Moms-to-Be

Kids Born to Overweight Moms May Face Higher Heart Risks as Adults

Kids' Social Skills May Suffer When Mothers Drink During Pregnancy

Low Vitamin D Could Up Risk for Birth Complication: Study

Lung Ultrasound Can Spot Risk of Respiratory Failure in Pregnancy: Study

Many Pregnant Women Not Told to Avoid Environmental Toxins

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

Mom's Weight Might Influence Baby's Earliest Development

Moms Who Keep 'Baby Weight' May Risk Heart Trouble

More Evidence Environmental Exposures Contribute to Autism

More Evidence Links Poor Diet to Preterm Birth

More Kids Harmed by Drinking in Pregnancy Than Expected, Study Reports

More Signs Autism May Originate During Pregnancy

More Women Delaying First Pregnancy: CDC

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

Newborn ICUs With Private Family Rooms Benefit Preemies: Study

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

No Connection Between Induced Labor, Autism: Obgyns

Number of Induced Labors Falling in U.S., CDC Says

Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids

Obesity Linked to Increased Odds of Losing Baby, Study Finds

Overweight Moms May Have Dangerously Big Babies

Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital Development

Pot Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Stillbirth Risk

Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids

Preemies' Thinking Skills May Catch Up by Adolescence

Pregnancy-Related Diabetes Tied to Future Heart Risk

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

Premature Births Down in U.S., But Rates Still High, Reports Say

Premature 'Water Breaking' During Pregnancy Linked to Bacteria

Prenatal Exposure to Chemicals in Plastics Linked to Asthma Risk in Kids

Preterm-Birth Complications Leading Global Killer of Young Children

PTSD in Women Linked to Premature Birth

Rheumatoid Arthritis in Moms-to-Be Linked to Premature Births

Scans Show Even 'Late' Preemies Have Brain Differences

Schizophrenia Linked to Pregnancy Complications, Study Suggests

Scientists Spot Clues to Why Males Have Tougher Time in the Womb

Secondhand Smoke Linked to Miscarriage Risk

Short 'Birth Spacing' Linked to Preterm Delivery

Size of Fetus May Affect Stillbirth Risk

Slightly Higher Risk of Birth Defects Seen in Pregnant Women on HIV Drugs

Smoking in Pregnancy May Be Linked to Baby's Heart Defects

Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Later Nicotine Addiction in Daughters

Smoking While Pregnant Linked to ADHD in Children

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

Snoring, High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Raise Apnea Risk

Some Women Need Tests for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Experts Say

Stillbirth Remains an 'Unacknowledged Problem'

Stillbirths Higher After Hurricanes Katrina And Rita: Study

Stress May Diminish a Woman's Fertility, Study Suggests

Stroke Risk May Persist Longer Than Thought After Childbirth

Study Links Pesticide Exposure During Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Kids

Study Ties Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Boys

Study Ties Home Births to Higher Infant Death Rates

Taking Antipsychotic Drugs While Pregnant May Harm Newborns: Study

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

Too Many U.S. Babies Still Delivered Early Without Medical Need

Traffic Pollution May Be a Risk While Pregnant

U.S. Home Births Continued Steady Increase in 2012: CDC

U.S. Panel Urges Diabetes Screening for All Pregnant Women

U.S. Still Lags in Infant Mortality Rates, Report Finds

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

Whooping Cough Vaccine Rates During Pregnancy Fall Short: CDC

Women With Heart Disease at Low Risk When Giving Birth: Study