Physicians at Abington Memorial Hospital are advocating pregnant women between 27 and 33 weeks gestation receive a whooping cough vaccine.
If, as a new mother, you are depressed or anxious to the point where it is affecting your ability to care for the baby or if you feel you may harm your baby, seek help immediately.
Having trouble getting pregnant may be the first sign of endometriosis, and we’re not sure of the exact cause, although pain medicines and hormones can help.
According to a study out of Canada, women who are pregnant are at greater risk of having automobile accidents.
Baby-friendly programs are meant to encourage new mothers to breastfeed – and there are many good reasons – but it’s not for everyone.
Can a pregnant woman ban the father of their soon-to-be-born child from the delivery room?
A piece published in the U.K.’s The Telegraph claims “social surrogacy” – or choosing to have another woman carry a baby that’s genetically yours to term based on personal reasons rather than medical necessity – is on the rise in the U.S.
Deadline Nears For Philadelphia Employers To Inform Female Workers About New Anti-Discrimination Law
Philadelphia employers have just a few days to inform workers about a new anti-discrimination law focused on women who are pregnant or new mothers.
Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.
Acetaminophen is being linked to ADHD, according to a new study released today. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl is here with more about the growing number of problems associated with the popular over-the-counter pain reliever.
Is it illegal to rub a pregnant woman’s belly?
New research suggests a father’s diet before conception may play an important role in the health of offspring.
Approved at Council’s last meeting of 2013 was a measure authored by Councilman Bill Greenlee that requires local employers to give pregnant workers reasonable accommodations.
A European version of the “morning-after pill” that is identical in formula to Plan B One-Step in the U.S. will update its packaging to show that it is not effective in women over 176 pounds.
3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has the new meaning for term delivery.