Some of Maryland’s local jails still shackle female inmates as they’re giving birth–a harmful and unnecessary practice, women’s advocates say.
A woman who lives just over the border in Pennsylvania is drawing national attention for her beliefs.
With some of the best hospitals in the world right in our backyard, the number of mothers dying after childbirth has doubled over the past two decades.
New research suggests that high levels of BPA might raise the risk of miscarriage in women.
The way some women are choosing to make extra cash is raising eyebrows, and it could open them up to civil or criminal liabilities.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo says it’s on 24-hours-a-day panda watch as a female giant panda shows behavioral changes consistent with a pregnancy or pseudopregnancy.
Arrests in Ocean City are sparking controversy after police took down a pregnant woman on the beach Sunday. She was part of a large group that says it was being harassed. But police have a very different version of what happened.
A divided federal appeals court gave new life Wednesday to a Baltimore City ordinance that a judge had ruled violated the free-speech rights of anti-abortion pregnancy counseling centers.
New research suggests that light drinking during pregnancy may not be harmful.
Drinking caffeine raises the risk of a baby being born small by up to 62 percent, study says.
A federal appeals court in Virginia is set to reconsider the constitutionality of two ordinances requiring Maryland anti-abortion pregnancy counseling centers to post certain disclaimers.
The debate over the safety of antidepressants during pregnancy has been going on for a long time.