Pregnancy News

Date Posted
Article Title
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