Pregnancy

Saint Francis Medical Center's Family BirthPlace offers expecting parents a personalized birthing experience in a homelike environment. The Family BirthPlace boasts the area's first LDRP (labor, delivery, recover and postpartum) suites, private birthing locales that can accommodate an overnight guest, a private whirlpool tub and shower, room for visiting family members and much more. For more information, visit http://www.sfmc.net/service/women-childrens-services/family-birthplace/

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Pregnancy

Today's young mothers-to-be may be more likely to develop depression while pregnant than their own mothers were, a new study suggests.

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Pregnancy

Taking vitamin D supplements does not reduce the risk of pregnancy-related high blood pressure or pre-eclampsia, a new study finds.

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Pregnancy

A two-drug combination is more effective than a single drug for women suffering miscarriage, a new study finds.

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Pregnancy

Researchers have developed a blood test that can predict a pregnant woman's risk of preterm delivery with up to 80 percent accuracy.

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Pregnancy

Many first-time mothers have mistaken ideas about managing the pain of childbirth, a new survey reveals.

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