Mom's Prenatal Opioids May Stunt Kids' Learning, Study SaysLearning disabilities and other special education needs are common in children born with opioid-related symptoms from their mother's drug use while pregnant, according to the first big U.S. study to examine potential long-term problems in these infants.
Eddie Murphy Expecting Baby Number 10Eddie Murphy is adding to his brood. The 57-year-old actor is expecting his 10th child, his second with girlfriend Paige Butcher, 39.
Woman Fired Via Text Message, Manager: It's 'Not A Good Time' For Her Maternity LeaveWashington law states "It is an unfair practice for an employer, because of pregnancy or childbirth, to: Refuse to hire or promote, terminate, or demote, a woman."
CDC: Opioid Addiction Among Pregnant Women SkyrocketsA new report from the CDC has revealed a troubling surge in opioid use among pregnant women.
Poppy Seed Bagel Causes Woman Giving Birth To Fail Drug TestElizabeth Eden was headed to St. Joseph Medical Center on April 4 and had a poppy seed bagel for breakfast before going into labor.
Report: U.S. The Most Dangerous Place To Give Birth In Developed WorldA startling new report by USA Today has found the United States is the "most dangerous place to give birth in the developed world."
Stem Cell Treatment Gives Hope For Infants Born With Heart DefectDoctors in Los Angeles are using stem cells to try to strengthen the hearts of children born with a life-threatening condition.
New Blood Test May Help Predict Premature Births For Pregnant WomenA new blood test is showing promising results for helping pregnant women know if they are at risk of a premature birth.
Fallen Soldier’s Wife Includes His Combat Team In Baby Gender RevealOne of the soldiers, Joel Crunk, filmed the festivities in front of an American flag and posted the video on YouTube.
Southern Illinois Woman Pregnant With Daughter's Twins A southern Illinois woman is set to give birth to her own grandchildren because her daughter is unable to get pregnant.
CDC: U.S. Birth Rate Hits 30-Year Low, Fertility Rate FallingU.S. birth rates declined last year for women in their teens, 20s and — surprisingly — their 30s, leading to the fewest babies in 30 years.
Breathing Polluted Air During Pregnancy Tied To Health Risk For Kids In most American cities, air pollution from cars and factories is a fact of life. But a new study raises a red flag for pregnant women by suggesting that higher levels of air pollution can pose a serious health threat even inside the womb.