Pregnancy Today

  • Ectopia cordis: Survival and outlook

    Ectopia cordis occurs when the heart of a fetus develops outside of the chest. Learn about causes and treatment of this cogenital condition.

    11/05/2017 - 09:00
  • Common causes of belly button pain

    In this article, learn about the reasons for belly button pain. Included is detail on causes, such as surgery, gastroenteritis, and pregnancy.

    11/05/2017 - 06:00
  • Teen moms at risk of heart disease

    Recent research found that teenage first-time mothers have a significantly greater long-term risk of cardiovascular disease than older moms.

    11/01/2017 - 11:00
  • Cot death risk halved with just 2 months of breast-feeding

    Pooled analysis of eight global studies finds that just 2 months of (even partial) breast-feeding is tied to half the risk of sudden infant death syndrome.

    11/01/2017 - 10:00
  • How does a mother's brain react to her baby crying?

    A new study has examined the brain activity and behavior of mothers in response to their infants' crying. Common patterns were found across many cultures.

    10/27/2017 - 03:00