Washington Post examined the recent films "Waitress" and "Knocked Up," both of which "choose not to deal" with the subject of abortion.
A Portuguese law that legalizes abortions during the first 10 weeks of pregnancy went into effect.
Antidepressants during pregnancy while have little risk may increase the risk for specific birth defects.
Gestational diabetes may place a much higher percentage of pregnant women -- and their unborn babies -- at risk for adverse outcomes than previously believed.
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New Mexico Department of Health encourages women to consider the health of their babies during pregnancy - before they are born.
Lotus Blossom Consulting announced it will offer its clients access to the HEART (Helping Expand Access to Reproductive Therapy) program of infertility treatment.
A new model for pregnancy and prenatal care incorporates group education and discussion in addition to a patient's regular clinic visits.
For the first time, mothers-to-be will have a guarantee that the NHS will provide them with a full range of birthing choices - including home births - and a midwife they know and trust to care for them.
Women who go to great lengths to hide their pregnancies or even convince themselves they are not pregnant until giving birth may not be getting the psychiatric care they need, according to a new survey.
Pain in a previous pregnancy may predict a high risk for musculoskeletal complaints in future pregnancies.
There is no clear pregnancy benefit from a hormone commonly prescribed to enhance the effectiveness of infertility treatments.
Couples having difficulty may increase their chances of pregnancy with the use of ultrasound rather than the traditional method.
Expectant parents' desire to see images of their unborn children has given rise to commercial companies offering keepsake ultrasound scans without medical supervision, often referred to as "boutique ultrasonography."
A way forward for non invasive prenatal testing at the annual 'Special non invasive advances in Fetal and Neonatal Evaluation Network' assembly.
Effect of reducing caffeine intake during pregnancy on birth weight and length of gestation: randomised controlled trial.
Study points to need for contraceptive counseling after first pregnancy.
Pregnancy after breast cancer: population based study.
Eighty six percent of the recent decline in U.S. teen pregnancy rates is the result of improved contraceptive use.
Repeat unintended pregnancies that end either in abortions or unplanned births occur among women from all backgrounds, suggesting that the reproductive health care system in general is failing.
If you are pregnant and under extreme amounts of stress or feeling depressed, you should talk with your doctor about ways of treating these conditions during pregnancy.