Yes, Pregnancy Can Be Life-Threatening—Here's What to Know About Medically Necessary Abortions
Senator Ted Cruz is receiving backlash for stating "pregnancy is not a life-threatening illness"—because some abortions are medically necessary. On top of that? The number of pregnant women who die each year in the U.S. proves pregnancy can be dangerous.
The CDC Is Launching a Maternal Health Campaign to Empower Pregnant Women and New Moms
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention just launched Hear Her, a campaign to bring attention to the maternal mortality crisis and hear the concerns of pregnant and postpartum women.
Can You Take Elderberry While You’re Pregnant?
Elderberry has long been used as an immune booster in order to combat colds and even the flu, but research on the use of this herbal remedy during pregnancy has not quite caught up. Here’s what you need to know.
Pregnant People Can Have a False Positive HIV Test & Here's Why
Regular testing for HIV is part of pregnancy these days, which bumps up the chance you might get a false-positive result. Experts explain why that can happen.
Andrew Yang's Wife Evelyn Says She Was Sexually Assaulted by Her Gynecologist While Pregnant
Robert Hadden was accused by several women before reaching a plea deal with the Manhattan District Attorney's office in 2016.
What Methadone Use During Pregnancy Means for Newborns
As the opioid crisis rages on, people addicted to methamphetamines are leaning on Methadone during pregnancy to avoid dangerous withdrawal symptoms. Here’s what that means for newborns.