Most pregnant women know to avoid certain foods and drinks, such as raw meat and alcohol. But a new study lends weight to the notion that a high intake of caffeinated substances may also be detrimental to a baby's health. The study, published Monday in the journal BMJ Open, found that excessive caffeine intake during…

A federal judge in D.C. ruled Thursday that the Trump administration's cuts to the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program were unlawful. Last summer, the administration notified 81 organizations that their five-year grants through the program would end in 2018, rather than in 2020, prompting multiple lawsuits. Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson ruled in one of those cases Thursday, ordering the Department…

In December 2016 I left the hospital with my two week old daughter, Lamees and boarded a 17 hour flight knowing that she might die in my arms. I was terrified, but I had vowed to sit quietly and not say a word until we landed, even if that meant holding her as she grew…

I have a sister. We get along great. As kids though, we fought and had our growing pains. That’s normal because we still loved each other. Science has finally caught up with the truth that having an older or younger sister makes your life better. So hooray for sisters! The results of the 2010 study…

Whether you’re a fan tattoos or would never consider getting one, you’ll have to admit—these are pretty cool stuff. Scientists have developed something called a “biosensing” tattoo that could help change the lives of people living with types 1 or 2 diabetes. How could a tattoo do this, you ask? Well, by changing color as…

How Much is a Giving Birth? Giving birth doesn't come cheap. From prenatal care and epidurals to pre-term deliveries and hospital stays. Read more: Carpool Karaoke Mum's Down's Syndrome Video Goes Viral Would You Kill Your Baby  To Save Her From A Painful Death? Giving birth costs a lot. But hospitals won't tell you how…

A mother has said she is amazed after thousands of people watched a video celebrating children with Down's syndrome. Rebecca Carless, 35, from Coventry, joined 49 other mothers from an online support group to make the video ahead of World Down's Syndrome Day. It has since been watched and shared by people all over the…

This is my daughter. I am actually in this situation right now. But not because I want my daughter to die without suffering, because I want her to get a chance at life. She was born 11 days ago in New Zealand with a fatal heart condition if left untreated and other non lethal things…