A new study has recently linked mothers with rheumatoid arthritis and kids with epilepsy.
A new study reveals that mothers of autistic children, who report chronic stress, are more likely to have high levels of bad cholesterol and fewer cells that protect the vascular system from damage, putting them at higher risk for heart disease.
Babies who feed themselves with small pieces of food would likely not increase the risk of choking that those who are spoon-fed, according to a study.
The World Health Organization recommends breastfeeding should be continued up to two years and beyond.
New findings published in The Lancet examine the health and economic benefits of breastfeeding.
An increasing number of babies are being born with organs on the outside of their bodies, according to information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. At this time, health officials are uncertain of what is causing the issue.
Science World Report spoke with Yvonne Butler Toba, MD, an OB-GYN at the Mayo Clinic about the benefits of folic acid.
Mothers who separate from an abusive partner are up to four times more likely to report threats that involve taking or harming their children than those who stay in an abusive relationship, according to a recent study.
Women who give birth at 30 or older are more likely to have daughters, but not sons, who may experience symptoms of depression as young adults, according to a recent study.
High blood pressure increases the risk of pre-eclampsia--a pregnancy complication that may cause heart defects in newborns, according to new research. T
Why do babies smile so much? To get smiles in return, of course.