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Flame Retardants and Reproductive Outcomes

Researchers at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health examined associations between organophosphate flame retardants (PFRs) and reproductive outcomes in women.

Doctor in Labor Helps Deliver Baby

Dr. Amanda Hess, an Obstetrician from Frankfort, Kentucky was on the brink of labor when she overheard that another baby was in distress.

Pollution Exposure Increases Asthma Risk for Three Generations

The results of new research published in the American Journal of Physiology on the effects of pollution exposure during pregnancy are scary.

Fever in Pregnancy Linked to Autism Risk

A study led by scientists at Columbia University has found that fever during pregnancy, in particular during the second trimester, increased the likelihood of autism spectrum disorder.

The Link Between Sugar and Allergies

There may be an added reason why you should be keeping away from the sweets... Research has found that eating lots of sugar when pregnant may increase the risk of allergies.

Adorable Name for Serena Williams’ Little Girl

Serena shared a very first look of the new little one on Instagram, with a caption revealing her name.

Mom Shares Photos of The Real Post-Birth Body

A mom of three shared a photo of her body just hours after giving birth to her daughter. The result is an honestly raw image of a new mom in all her strength and vulnerability.

A Home Birth for the Royal Baby?

It has been reported that the Duchess of Cambridge is eager to welcome the newest royal baby in the comfort of her own home.

Breastfeeding and Endometriosis

A new study has found that the risk of an endometriosis diagnosis is reduced amongst women who breastfed.

Age at Pregnancy and Brainpower in Older Age

A study recently published in the Journal of American Geriatrics Society has found a positive association between pregnancy at a later age and late-life cognition.