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.
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.
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.
Eating Fast Food Hurts Chances Of Getting Pregnant, Study FindsAustralian researchers have concluded that the amount of fruit and fast food in a diet can significantly affect the time it takes for a woman to become pregnant.
Study: Women Who Take Aspirin Daily Increases Likelihood Of PregnancyA new study finds that taking a low-dose aspirin daily could help women get pregnant.
Bristol Palin Announces Pregnancy: 'I Do Not Want Any Lectures'Bristol Palin, daughter of Former Republican Alaska Gov. Palin, announced in a blog post Thursday that she's expecting her second child.
Study: U.S. Moms Typically Space Pregnancies 2½ Years ApartFor U.S. moms, the typical time between pregnancies is about 2½ years but nearly a third of women space their children too close, a government study shows.
Autism Could be Linked With Moms' Diabetes During PregnancyDiabetes that develops early in pregnancy may increase women's chances of having a child with autism, according to a new study.
5 Cutest Pregnancy Announcements from AthletesWashington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III announced Thursday that he and his wife, Rebecca, are expecting a baby.
FDA: Avoid Fetal 'Keepsake' ImagesThe FDA is warning moms and dads-to-be that "over-the-counter" ultrasounds for the purpose of fetal keepsake images and videos should be avoided.
Supreme Court Justices Hear Pregnancy Discrimination CaseA pregnancy discrimination case is in front of the Supreme Court and its outcome could affect women across the country. A former UPS worker says she was forced into taking unpaid leave when she became pregnant.
CDC: Circumcision Benefits Outweigh Risks, Health Insurers Should Pay For ItU.S. health officials on Tuesday released a draft of long-awaited federal guidelines on circumcision, saying medical evidence supports having the procedure done and health insurers should pay for it.
Apple, Facebook Paying To Freeze Eggs Of Female EmployeesFacebook began covering egg freezing for workers earlier this year, becoming the first major employer on record to do so, according to NBC News, which reports that Apple will add the perk in January.
Study: Recessions Can Postpone Motherhood Forever When the economy tanks, women have fewer babies. But what happens in the following years, when conditions improve?