Find the latest health news on babies & pregnancy and get practical tips on eco-friendly child rearing.
Lower-blood pressure, resulting in lowered fear and anxiety, may be the source of mothers' courage in defending babies.
New study finds that when a pregnant mom is exposed to phthalates, it may increase her baby's risk of mental, motor and behavioral delays.
New study finds that a pregnant mom's level of everyday stress may influence the health of her baby well into childhood.
Actress says that her heart has tripled in size.
Deaths of babies in their first 4 weeks of life now account for 41 percent of all child deaths, a number that is likely to increase.
Snuff — ground tobacco high in nicotine that doesn't generate additional chemicals like cigarette smoke — is generally safer than cigarettes.
New study finds exposure to cigarette smoke has the greatest effect on a child's health when it occurs in utero.
Study: Gap between unplanned pregnancies between poor and affluent is consistent with broader disparities in health care.
Excessive amounts of pillows, blankets and crib bumpers increase the risk of sudden infant death syndrome.
Exposing eggs to high levels of saturated fatty acids can harm the development of the embryo, study finds.
Research from 1995 to 2009 showed 457 cases of hormone receptor-positive breast cancer and 318 cases of hormone receptor-negative breast cancer.
As scientists continue to seek a cause for autism, some mothers are left feeling guilty.
Non-invasive test detects baby's gender with 95 percent accuracy.
New procedure can also help families make prenatal decisions to prevent or lessen the impacts of genetic disorders.
Read this before you drop $300 on a device you may end up not using.
Green parenting author on raising eco-friendly kids.