Dads-To-Be Should Stop Drinking 6 Months Before Conception For Baby's Heart Health, Study SaysAlcohol consumption during pregnancy has long been linked to congenital defects and developmental problems in newborns. Now a new study has found a link between a baby's congenital heart defects and their prospective parents' drinking before conception.
U.S. Just Had Its Lowest Number Of Births In 32 Years, Report FindsThe number of births for the United States last year dropped to its lowest in about three decades, according to provisional data in a new report from the National Center for Health Statistics at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Can A 'Fertility Diet' Really Help You Conceive? In Some Cases, YesWhen it comes to diets, there are many varieties from which to choose: weight loss, plans to lower cholesterol and manage diabetes, and foods to fuel endurance athletes. Now, there's a diet that claims it can boost a woman's chances of having a baby.
Newborn Baltimore Triplets Defy The OddsA Baltimore family is celebrating the birth of not one, not two, but three healthy newborn babies -- triplets -- and they are thanking the doctors at Sinai Hospital for their newest blessings.
Eating Nuts Can Boost Male Fertility, Study FindsA study has found that eating nuts each day can provide a big boost to men hoping to become fathers in the future.
CDC: U.S. Birth Rate Hits 30-Year Low, Fertility Rate FallingU.S. birth rates declined last year for women in their teens, 20s and — surprisingly — their 30s, leading to the fewest babies in 30 years.
Md. Lawmakers Vote To Require Insurance Companies To Cover Fertility Protection For Cancer PatientsMaryland lawmakers have voted to require insurance companies to cover fertility protection for cancer patients.
Cancer Survivor On Ohio Fertility Clinic Failure: 'I Have Now Lost All Hopes'Three cancer survivors are suing the Cleveland-area fertility clinic that accidentally destroyed more than 4,000 stored embryos and eggs.
2 Fertility Clinics Facing Outrage After Egg, Embryo Storage FailuresTwo fertility clinics are facing a barrage of complaints about equipment failures that may have destroyed thousands of frozen embryos and eggs.
CDC: U.S. Births Up For First Time In 5 Years, Improved Economy CitedThe baby recession may be at an end: After a five-year span in which the number of children born in the United States dropped each year, 2013 saw a minute increase.
Study: Chemicals In Soaps, Toys, Sunscreens May Inhibit SpermThey're chemicals found in everyday products — but new research says they may have a harmful effect on fertility.