Family Health

Last year marked the fewest number of newborns in more than three decades.
The outbreak can cause panic for expecting parents and those with babies. Here's what experts have to say.
Here's what you should know about placenta accreta, which now affects 1 in 270 births.
Title X provides federal dollars for health programs to detect, treat and prevent STIs. Obria Medical Clinic tells its patients that abstinence, not condoms, is the way to do that.
When you're a queer couple, infertility comes with extra layers of financial, logistical and emotional complexity.
Young migrant mothers in border detention facilities described feeling hungry, cold, and terrified because their babies were sick.
The move follows several reports about poor living conditions at the El Paso-area facility.
In a new study, 1 in 6 moms say they were mistreated while laboring or after.
The one-month-old infant was wrapped in a dirty towel and looked listless, according to immigration lawyers who visited the facility.
Experts explain why parents showing emotion can be healthy and beneficial for children.