The road to making three-parent IVF is bumpy but shows progress. Recently, a new study shows the amount of risk couples face when embarking on this controversial process of conception.
Pregnant women taking certain epilepsy medication have increased risk of giving birth to babies with defect or malformation.
Despite the numerous methods of contraception available in the market at present, 45% of all pregnancies are still considered unintended. Nevertheless, there are couples who try ardently to conceive to no avail.
An Australian woman receiving hormone treatment for polycystic ovary syndrome, a condition that prevents women from ovulating, got pregnant twice in 10 days.
Although laughing gas is not as strong as an epidural, laughing gas can "take the edge off" of pain.
Genital abnormalities in baby boys, including undescended testes and hypospadias, have been linked to chemicals found in plastics, according to a new study.
A new study showed that women who underwent in-vitro fertilization has no inreased risk of developing breast cancer, compared to those women having other fertility treatments and the general population.
A new study shows that baby boys are at higher risk of life-threatening pregnancy complication and can even increase the risk of their mothers developing gestational diabetes and preeclampsia.
A new study confirms that exercising during pregnancy offers great health benefits for the mother.
A new study revealed that most of the fertility app available for download through iTunes, Google and Play Store are not very effective in preventing and planning pregnancies.
A new study shows that the use of marijuana during pregnancy is related to abnormal brain structure in children. Comparing children prenatally exposed to marijuana with the unexposed ones, the former showed thicker prenatal cortex, a part of the brain that is involved in decision-making, working memory and complex cognition.
A new study revealed an increased of abortion request in Latin American countries following the issuance of health warnings urging women to avoid getting pregnant due to the effects of Zika virus to newborns.
A new study in Helsinki University was conducted to distinguish drug-related developmental effects from postnatal, environmental effects, such as potential changes in the mother-baby relationship due to maternal depression.
A new study shows that expecting mothers carrying a variation of stress-sensitive gene might give birth to a child with autism spectrum disorder when exposed to stress during pregnancy.