A new study found no harm to newborns from opioid maintenance treatment (OMT) during pregnancy compared with no treatment.
Mothers who drink moderate to high levels of alcohol during pregnancy may be changing their babies’ DNA, according to a new study.
Infants born to mothers taking naltrexone to treat opioid use disorder during pregnancy developed no signs of neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome (NOWS) during their hospitalization,
Moving to a new residence during the first three months of pregnancy is linked to a heightened risk of premature birth and low birthweight, as
Having too much caffeine during pregnancy may impair baby’s liver development and increase the risk of liver disease in adulthood, according to a new study.
A simple Mediterranean-style diet in pregnancy does not reduce the overall risk of adverse maternal and offspring complications, but has the potential to reduce weight
Babies whose mothers underwent surgery before pregnancy have an increased risk of opioid withdrawal symptoms at birth, according to a new study.
Scientists have identified a new cellular mechanism that alters placental development, potentially causing serious complications during pregnancy. The mechanism is linked with the production of
There is no association between exposure to the 2009 H1N1 ‘swine flu’ vaccine during pregnancy and health problems in early childhood, concludes a new study.
Pregnant women with migraine have an increased risk of miscarriage, caesarean sections and giving birth to a child with low birth weight. This is shown