Pregnancy News

Date Posted
Article Title
10/12/2001
Be Fruitful to Multiply

Vitamin could help you get pregnant

10/12/2001
Cutting Back on Smoking Makes Baby Larger

But not by much, study says; experts urge moms to quit altogether

10/10/2001
Sperm Gets Whipped

Deactivating sperm's tail could be key to unisex contraceptive, new research says

10/9/2001
Study Faults Too-Early Home Pregnancy Tests

Finds one chance in 10 of false negative

9/19/2001
Some Insights on Morning Sickness

It isn't serious and usually disappears

9/18/2001
Better Prenatal Care Needed

Maternal deaths could be prevented, experts say

9/14/2001
Foster Care = Early Sex

Early intercourse could be sign of previous trauma, says study

9/5/2001
Fewer Women Taking Folic Acid

Survey finds doctors are not getting the message out

8/31/2001
Tick, Tick, Tick ...

Test could tell women when childbearing years are ending

8/28/2001
STD Drug Spurs Premature Births

But CDC says study used larger-than-recommended dose

8/26/2001
A Pregnant Pause

Too many expectant mothers skip essential dental visits, new research finds

8/21/2001
He Ain't Wispy, He's My Brother

In twin sets, girl makes boy the heavyweight, study shows

8/17/2001
A Dangerous Misconception

Many women don't understand Accutane's graphic warning against pregnancy

8/15/2001
Pregnant Pause: No Playing With Mice

Rodent virus linked to birth defects, doctors warn

8/13/2001
Smoking Doubles Risk of Stillbirth

But quitting during first trimester reverses risk, Danish study finds

8/6/2001
Mom's Smoking Stirs Up A Big Fuss

Tobacco use in pregnancy doubles colic risk

8/2/2001
The Pre-Partum Blues

Depression more common before childbirth than after, say researchers

7/31/2001
Date Violence Common For Adolescent Girls

Related to drug use, pregnancy, suicide

7/12/2001
Congenital Syphilis Rate Drops Dramatically

Mother-baby transmission falls 52% in three years

6/14/2001
Oh, You're Going to Have a Girl!

Where baby is carried doesn't indicate sex

6/12/2001
Licorice Can Cause Premature Birth

Pregnant women who ate the sweet twice as likely to deliver early, Finnish study finds

6/7/2001
Preeclampsia Tied to Lack of Nitric Oxide

Finding implicates vitamin C deficiency

5/25/2001
Pre-Labor Pains

Pregnancy can cause back aches

5/23/2001
Risks Outlined for Deadly Pregnancy Problem

Study may help women who want to conceive again

5/23/2001
Want a Healthy Baby?

Start planning before you get pregnant

5/21/2001
Danger Lurks With Fertility Genetics

Experts call for federal legislation

5/16/2001
Early Births, Poverty Stresses Linked

Chronic, daily strains take toll on pregnancy

5/11/2001
Some Women Try Acupuncture to Conceive

Treatments help reduce stress, advocates say

5/3/2001
Kicking the Habit Tougher for Women

Different smoke-cessation therapies are needed, research shows