Pregnancy

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Pregnancy

Girls whose moms were overweight or had high blood sugar during pregnancy may be more likely to enter puberty early, a large new study suggests.

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Pregnancy

Pregnant women who take certain antidepressants may unknowingly compromise the brain development of their child, researchers suggest.

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Pregnancy

Children born to mothers who smoked during pregnancy are apt to have breathing issues in childhood and beyond, a new study has found.

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Pregnancy

A new study of pregnant women in the Caribbean further confirms that Zika virus causes birth defects, particularly if infection occurs early in pregnancy.

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Pregnancy

Though the dangers of smoking during pregnancy to both mother and baby are well-known, just over 7 percent of women still light up while pregnant, a new government report shows.

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Pregnancy

After hours of grueling labor, mothers-to-be are often thirsty and hungry. But hospital nurses usually restrict them to ice chips.

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