By Christine Hsu | Dec 10, 2012 02:52 PM EST
Mothers can pass their drinking habits down to their children, experts from a British think-tank warned.
By Christine Hsu | Nov 26, 2012 05:38 PM EST
When a 24-year-old mother went to the doctor's office because of a terrible backache, she thought she had developed a kidney infection. However, just six hours later, she was giving birth in the hospital.
By Christine Hsu | Oct 29, 2012 04:03 PM EDT
A shocking comparison of brain scans from two three-year-old children reveals new evidence of the remarkable impact a mother's love has on a child's brain development.
By Christine Hsu | Oct 04, 2012 12:30 PM EDT
Children of women who had high blood pressure or "hypertension" during pregnancy may lose their mental skills quicker throughout their lives compared to those whose mother had healthy blood pressure, according to new research.
By Christine Hsu | Sep 26, 2012 04:57 PM EDT
A new mother is scarred for life after developing an allergic reaction to her son.
By Christine Hsu | Sep 19, 2012 01:34 PM EDT
Imagine the horror a mother-of-three would feel if she found out that her late husband was actually her biological father.
By Christine Hsu | Sep 10, 2012 12:27 PM EDT
Children of mothers who suffer symptoms of depression in the first year after giving birth are significantly more likely to be shorter than their peers, according to a new study.
By Makini Brice | Sep 07, 2012 05:08 PM EDT
Researchers also found that the length of time being breastfed did not appear to affect their risk of depression later.
By Christine Hsu | Sep 05, 2012 03:33 PM EDT
A new survey reveals that more than half of middle aged women believe in "emotional infertility" and nearly half of young women delay starting a family because they either don't want to give up their freedom or because they haven't met 'the one.'
By Christine Hsu | Sep 05, 2012 12:49 PM EDT
While previous studies suggested that multiple abortions could result in complications in future pregnancies, new findings suggests that the risk may be just as great even after one termination.
By Christine Hsu | Sep 04, 2012 12:20 PM EDT
Babies grown from frozen embryos are less likely to be born preterm or underweight and have a lower risk of premature death than babies developed from embryos implanted fresh, scientists claim.