Pregnancy

Protein shakes for moms in labor? 
Protein shakes for moms in labor?
Guidelines regarding what a mother can eat and drink during childbirth should be reconsidered, researchers say.
How mommies’ weight influences kids 
How mommies’ weight influences kids
Experts say that moms who gain excessive weight during pregnancy may increase the risk of their child becoming obese.
New tool to help families get pregnant 
New tool to help families get pregnant
A new device claims that it can tell couples the perfect time to mate.
Should pregnant moms fear the flu shot? 
Should pregnant moms fear the flu shot?
Less than 50 percent of expectant moms get the flu shot. But a new study has more evidence that they have no reason to be afraid.
More women having children later in life, study finds 
More women having children later in life, study finds
Find out why more women are postponing childbirth until their 30s and 40s.
Cord blood banks offer life-saving benefits for babies  Featured
Cord blood banks offer life-saving benefits for babies
Choosing to donate your newborn’s umbilical cord can be a potential lifesaver for your own child—or someone else’s.
The 411 on egg freezing 
The 411 on egg freezing
Dr. Rinehart shares the pros and cons of women freezing their eggs.