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Apr 28, 2016 05:02 AM ET
We know all about the many changes a woman's body goes through during pregnancy, but those nine months can physically impact proud papas too.
Mar 16, 2016 12:01 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
Pregnant women may be getting too much mercury and not enough Omega-3 from fish, a new report warns. Continue reading →
Feb 2, 2016 08:42 AM ET // AFP
The UN health body says that a surge in cases in South America of microcephaly was likely caused by the mosquito-borne Zika virus, and declared the situation a public health emergency.
Jan 28, 2016 09:30 AM ET // AFP
Babies with microcephaly have an abnormally small brain and skull for their age.
Jan 27, 2016 11:45 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Pregnant women should avoid mosquitoes, say experts, since the virus will reach the United States before a vaccine or treatment is found.
Jan 15, 2016 09:10 AM ET // AFP
First births to mothers in their 30s are also rising, as women increasingly pursue careers before having children.
Jan 14, 2016 09:15 AM ET
In India, a woman bearing another couple’s biological child represents a multi-billion-dollar industry. Why is the country considering a ban on the practice?
Dec 14, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
The findings add to growing evidence that the fetal environment influences brain development.
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