According to researchers, thirteen babies in Brazil born with normal head circumference have been diagnosed with congenital Zika syndrome, with brain scans showing extensive malformations, inflammation and reduced brain volume.
A study suggests that children born in deliveries planned just a week before the end of a typical pregnancy may be more likely to experience health, learning and behavior issues by the time they're ready for school than kids born at full term.
According to a U.S. study, babies born less than two years after their mothers have weight loss surgery may face a higher risk of serious complications than infants delivered after more time has passed.
Although current U.S. guidelines encourage women to stop drinking while trying to get pregnant, a new Danish study suggests giving up alcohol may not be necessary for improving the chances of conceiving.
According to Canadian researchers, the widely acne drug isotretinoin can cause severe birth deffects and miscarriage and only about a third of woman who use it are taking effective measures to avoid pregnancy