New State Program Helps Pregnant Women Quit SmokingFlorida health officials are celebrating the first baby born to a mother who enrolled in a state program that helps pregnant women stop smoking.
High Court Rules Pregnancy Covered By Discrimination LawsEmployers in Florida cannot discriminate against pregnant women under the state's civil rights act.
New Device Promotes Safer C-SectionsA new device, called the CSafe, is promising to virtually eliminate fetal lacerations during a Cesarean delivery.
Legislature Working On Medicaid CompromiseNegotiators in the Florida House and Senate are trying to work out a compromise deal that would keep the federal Medicaid money in President Barack Obama's healthcare overahaul law in place while not expanding Medicaid to the level the law originally suggested.
Irresistible Craving To Eat Dirt May Cause Health ProblemsImagine having an irresistible urge to eat chunks of dirt. The condition known as pica actually happens to some people, and doctors get especially concerned when it happens to pregnant women.