3 Reasons You Should Do Kegels, With or Without This Tracking Device

There’s a Kickstarter campaign for a kegel trainer. Here are a few perks to strengthening your pelvic floor.

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Sharing Beds With Infants Linked to SIDS

Risk factors for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) appear to change with the age of the infant, researchers say.

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Study Links Vasectomy to Aggressive Prostate Cancer

Men who have a vasectomy may be at increased risk for aggressive prostate cancer, a new study suggests.

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Waiting for Baby: $55,000 and Counting

Carrie and Dan Zampich have been struggling with infertility for five years. Their debt is mounting and the biological clock is ticking, but the couple remain hopeful as they pursue costly treatment while trying to limit the financial damage.

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Having a C-Section? Ask About THIS Incision Closure

Women who deliver their baby by cesarean section are less likely to suffer complications if sutures — rather than staples — are used to close the incision, a new study says.

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This Runner Was 8 Months Pregnant During Competition (and She Did Great!)

Late last week, Alysia Montaño, 28, competed in the U.S. Track and Field Championships. Not a big deal for a five-time national champion in the 800 meters, right? Well this time, she was running with some extra cargo: Montaño is 34 weeks pregnant with her first child.

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Natural Conception Later in Life Tied to Longer Life for Women

Women who naturally have babies after age 33 tend to live longer than those who had their last child before age 30, a new study finds.

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Study Links Pesticide Exposure During Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Kids

Pregnant women who live within a mile of spaces where commercial pesticides are applied appear to have an increased risk of having a child with autism, a new study suggests.

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Antidepressants in Pregnancy Won’t Harm Baby’s Heart, Study Suggests

Antidepressants taken during the first three months of pregnancy don’t appear to increase the risk of heart defects in babies, new research suggests.

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Pregnant Women Should Eat More Fish, FDA Says

Pregnant or breast-feeding women should increase their weekly consumption of fish, as long as it’s lower in mercury, according to new advice from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

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