A lack of sleep during pregnancy doesn't just make the mom-to-be tired - it can make labor and delivery tougher, too.
Allowing a mom in labor more time to deliver her baby can cut the chance of cesarean delivery in half.
Who is having early elective births between 37 and 39 weeks gestation? Researchers crunched some numbers to find out.
Research as found many benefits of skin-to-skin contact between mothers and newborns immediately after birth, particularly after cesarean section.
In this sweet letter to her unborn son, one mom shares her thoughts on the last night of her fourth and final pregnancy.
Yet another study has shown that many of the risk factors associated with pregnancy are more harmful when the mom-to-be is over age 35.
Research shows women utilizing an exercise ball were half as likely to undergo a cesarean surgery and delivered babies faster than those who did not use it.
A large study found that nearly one in 25 babies are born earlier than medically justified, creating cesarean section risks to baby.
For expectant moms who may contemplate the pros and cons of natural childbirth or cesarean section, a study suggests that C-section babies are susceptible to developing allergies by age two.