Coronavirus Creating Anxiety For Expecting MothersThe coronavirus pandemic is creating even more anxiety for women who are expecting. As a result, some mothers are now preparing for the possibility of not having a traditional birth in a hospital.
Renewed Attempt To Require Parental Consent Before Minors Can Have Abortions In FloridaAfter the idea passed the House in April but stalled in the Senate, a Republican lawmaker Tuesday began a renewed attempt to require parental consent before minors can have abortions in Florida.
Study Reveals Massive Spike In High Blood Pressure Among Pregnant WomenNew research reveals a big increase in high blood pressure among pregnant women. The condition can pose a major health risk for both mom and baby.
A Fertility First: Texas Same-Sex Couple Carries Same BabyWhen Ashleigh and Bliss married, they knew they wanted kids and through what’s called “Effortless IVF” they were both able to carry their son.
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.
Pregnancy Emergency In Mexico Lands Father And Newborn In Miami A vacation in Cancun almost ended in disaster for a couple from Malibu.
More Pregnant Women Are Using Pot, Study FindsMore pregnant women seem to be using pot. Here's why.
Moving U: Getting Fit For Birth For A Healthy BabyMiami Trainer James Goodlatte is changing the way women prepare for labor and delivery through exercise.
Lawmaker Wants Parking Spots For Expecting MothersA Senate Democrat filed a proposal that would require many retailers and shopping centers to set aside parking spots for expectant mothers and provide breastfeeding areas.
Study: Unborn Babies Exposed To Secondhand Smoke May Have Lower Self-ControlA new study has found a link between second-hand smoke exposure in pregnant women and developmental delays in their children.
Brighter Days Ahead: Mothers Overcoming Maternal Stress MOMSThe Children's Services Council of Broward County helps new moms over maternal stress.
WHO: Sexual Transmission Of Zika More Common, New Guide ReleasedWorld health officials says sexual transmission of Zika is more common than they first thought.