Women who are pregnant may not spend much time worrying about their own hearts, but a new study suggests they should.
Having a baby is a wonderful and joyous experience. Learn about the science of pregnancy: how to conceive, what happens to the mother-to-be's body and how the fetus develops.
Women have been giving birth since the beginning of human existence, but sometimes, the ways they do so get a little strange.
The womb is a tight space in which to exercise, but kicking is vital for a baby's healthy development.
If you've ever found yourself at a real loss for words while pregnant, or feel like you just keep forgetting to book appointments during those nine months of expecting, you're not the only one.
Proper nutrition during pregnancy is important for mother and baby, but there's been a debate about exactly how much vitamin D pregnant women need.
In a dramatic reality TV finale, actor and wrestler John Cena said that he's willing to reverse his vasectomy so he and his girlfriend can have children, but can it be done?
In Oklahoma, a fawn was delivered by a roadside C-section after its mother was struck by a car and killed.
Two newly developed blood tests may help moms-to-be accurately answer this ever-popular question: When is your baby due?
The pharmaceutical company Allergan has announced it is recalling nearly 170,000 packs of Taytulla, a hormonal birth control. Here's why.
Most women who elect to freeze their eggs are happy they did it, but about 1 in 6 say they regret the decision, according to a new study.
A man in Australia helped save the lives of more than 2 million babies by donating his "special" blood.
Many marijuana dispensaries recommend marijuana products for treating pregnant women's morning sickness, even though marijuana use in pregnancy is linked with health problems for newborns.
Sometimes, premature birth may happen because the baby's immune system essentially "rejects" the mother, like a person's body rejects a transplanted organ.
A woman can deliver her baby either by vaginal birth or a C-section. Both delivery methods have advantages and disadvantages.