pregnancy and childbirth

Should you still get the COVID-19 vaccine if you're pregnant?

This is an incredibly stressful time to be pregnant, local doctors say there is no known threat from the vaccine to pregnant women

Dr. Matt Anderson at UW Health says it's an intimate conversation he is currently having with his patients, but he is recommending expecting mothers to still get the Covid-19 vaccine.

US births decline for fourth year in a row, CDC says

The number of births in the United States declined for a fourth year following an increase in 2014, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics.

Why pregnant Chinese women are smuggling their blood

Custom officers stopped the middle-aged woman because of her strange, lumbering gait. They searched her and found vials of blood stashed in her bra, according to an official statement. Each one was labeled with a pregnant woman's name from China.