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Study: Pregnancy Could Be Contagious

Laughing is contagious, and so is yawning, but it looks like pregnancy could be added to that list too.

05/31/2014

A Georgia elementary school handcuffed a 6-year-old special needs student “for his personal safety” after school officials say his “disruptive” actions caused them to restrain the first-grader.  (RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images)

11-Year-Old Girl’s Pregnancy Leads To Teen Being Charged With Statutory Rape

Sheriff’s officials in south Georiga say an investigation into an 11-year-old girl’s pregnancy has led to criminal charges for a teenage boy.

05/30/2014

File photo of a pregnant woman at a check-up. (Photo by CLAUDIO SANTANA/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: Middle-Class Women More Likely To Drink During Pregnancy

The findings of a recent study suggest that middle-class mothers-to-be are more likely to imbibe alcohol while pregnant than women from any other economic tier.

03/11/2014

American teens who identify as gay or bisexual or more likely than their heterosexual peers to experience pregnancy, according to a new study. (File photo. Credit: Thinkstock)

The Biggest Pregnancy Myths Debunked by Expert Linda Geddes

Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.

03/11/2014

Researchers say women who have been exposed to second-hand smoke for over a decade have higher risks for miscarriages and stillbirths. (Getty Images)

Study: Second-Hand Smoke Linked Increased Risk For Miscarriages And Stillbirths

Research suggests women exposed to second-hand smoke for over 10 years are at higher risk for miscarriages and stillbirths.

02/28/2014

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Study: Nearly All Women Who View Ultrasound Images Still Continue With Abortion

Nearly all women seeking an abortion– including those who viewed ultrasound images before the procedure – followed through in the health care termination.

01/12/2014

Women who drink a moderate amount of wine tend to have the best educations and healthier lifestyles. (Getty Images)

Study: Moms Who Drink Wine While Pregnant Have Better Behaved Kids

Mothers-to-be who drank about a bottle of wine a month had the most well adjusted children.

01/04/2014

The U.S. pregnancy rate in 2009 was the lowest in 12 years and the second lowest in 30 years. (Getty Images)

U.S Pregnancy Rate Falls To 12-Year Low

There are steep declines in pregnancy rates for teens and overall declines for women in all age and race groups.

12/07/2013

File photo of a pregnant woman holding her stomach. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Emory University Offers Counseling Service To Expectant Mothers

Emory University’s medical school has announced a new counseling service to provide information about pregnancy and early motherhood.

11/19/2013

File photo of a pregnant woman holding her stomach. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Study: Asthma Patients Might Have More Fertility Issues

A team of scientists learned that women who suffer from asthma might have more trouble getting pregnant than women who do not.

11/15/2013

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