CDC Reports About 700 Pregnancy-Related Deaths Each Year in the US
CDC Reports About 700 Pregnancy-Related Deaths Each Year in the US
Black women and Native American women die roughly three times more often than white women, and 60 percent of all maternal deaths may be preventable.
CDC Reports About 700 Pregnancy-Related Deaths Each Year in the US
CDC Reports About 700 Pregnancy-Related Deaths Each Year in the US

Black women and Native American women die roughly three times more often than white women, and 60 percent of all maternal deaths may be preventable.

Black women and Native American women die roughly three times more often than white women, and 60 percent of all maternal deaths may be preventable.

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Changes in Height Linked to Increased C-section Rates
Changes in Height Linked to Increased C-section Rates
Abby Olena | Feb 6, 2019
Countries with populations whose average adult height grew late last century are more likely to have high rates of babies delivered surgically.
Infographic: How Exposure to Cannabis in Utero Affects Development
Infographic: How Exposure to Cannabis in Utero Affects Development
Andrew Scheyer | Jan 1, 2019
Rodent and human studies have revealed a multitude of effects starting during gestation and lasting into adulthood.
An Immunological Timeline for Pregnancy
An Immunological Timeline for Pregnancy
Catherine Offord | Sep 1, 2017
A new study uses blood samples from pregnant women to track changes in the immune system leading up to birth, and predicts gestational age from the mothers’ immune signatures.
Pregnant Women Absent from Zika Vaccine Trials
Pregnant Women Absent from Zika Vaccine Trials
Aggie Mika | Aug 14, 2017
Some vaccine developers are taking steps to include them, in line with bioethicists' urging, but it will likely take years before any expectant mothers are enrolled.