Since infants are too young to get vaccinated, researchers are recommending all pregnant women get the whooping cough vaccine.
Women go through many changes as they get older but there is one area which can be affected that few people think of – the metabolism of drugs.
A new study finds one in seven women in pre-term labor was suffering from an infection at the time.
We know that certain drugs taken at certain times can affect the health of the unborn baby, even some considered ‘natural’ or available over the counter.
Rich talked about the reaction to the latest edition of the Charlie Hebdo magazine in France, the re-defining of prostitution in Seattle, and Nancy Grace’s interview with rapper 2 Chains. He also talked to Ariela Migdal from the ACLU about her representation of a woman fighting to keep her job while she is pregnant.
If you are pregnant, or considering becoming pregnant, you need to get to a physician for regular check ups as soon as you can.
Michael Lawson and Sada Greenlee have been charged with aggravated assault.
In recent years, there has been a trend toward so-called ‘convenience’ C-sections done for non-medical reasons. These procedures are frowned upon and cause for concern.
A birth plan is a written summary of what you want during your labor and delivery. It is a great idea. Here are some tips.
A North Philadelphia family filed a lawsuit against the city charging that inept paramedics caused the death of a 24-year-old pregnant woman and brain damage to her son.
The old saying goes: “kids say the darndest things.” But for one little young boy, his curious question got him banned from a doughnut business.
MTV officials say Farley welcomed her first child, daughter Meilani Alexandra Mathews, early Sunday afternoon in New Jersey. She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces.
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.
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?