- Canada court upholds conviction in condom case Updated: Mar-07-14 10:25 am
- Baby makes unplanned arrival in southbound I-75 Updated: Mar-06-14 4:54 pm
- Senator says access to birth control not a problem Updated: Mar-06-14 7:04 am
- Okla. Senate limits access to morning-after pill Updated: Mar-05-14 6:06 pm
- SD panel kills, will revive prenatal care measure Updated: Mar-05-14 11:19 am
- Relaxed rules on morning-after pill raise concerns Updated: Mar-05-14 10:31 am
- 4 women with new wombs are trying to get pregnant Updated: Mar-03-14 11:49 am
- Washoe County sees spike in syphilis cases Updated: Feb-27-14 7:38 pm
- Okla. House approves abortion provider legislation Updated: Feb-27-14 4:21 pm
- UK seeks public input on making 3-parent embryos Updated: Feb-27-14 3:28 pm
- South Dakota panel OKs pregnancy help center rules Updated: Feb-26-14 7:43 pm
- DNA blood tests show prenatal screening promise Updated: Feb-26-14 6:10 pm
- A look at the changing obesity landscape for kids Updated: Feb-26-14 4:34 pm
- Syphilis, gonorrhea cases rising in North Dakota Updated: Feb-25-14 1:37 pm
- Colorado nuns file challenge on birth control Updated: Feb-24-14 10:07 pm
- Court rules against Notre Dame over birth control Updated: Feb-21-14 11:16 pm
- Okla. center to open for high-risk pregnancies Updated: Feb-21-14 3:29 am
- Mom sues Ohio hospital over stillborn baby's body Updated: Feb-20-14 3:50 pm
- Guidelines to reduce C-section births urge waiting Updated: Feb-19-14 6:26 pm
- Mass. bill would ban shackling of pregnant inmates Updated: Feb-18-14 5:07 pm
- Fertility treatment babies set record in US Updated: Feb-17-14 12:43 am
- NY baby still critical after mother killed by plow Updated: Feb-14-14 5:56 pm
- Animal moms customize milk depending on baby's sex Updated: Feb-14-14 4:49 pm
- Tenn. pharmacist sues over firing Updated: Feb-14-14 11:49 am
- Blood clot risk lasts for 12 weeks after pregnancy Updated: Feb-13-14 12:57 pm
OTTAWA, Ontario - Canada's Supreme Court has upheld the sexual assault conviction of a man who tricked his girlfriend into becoming pregnant by poking holes her condoms.
SAGINAW, Michigan - A 20-year-old northern Michigan woman says she planned to give birth to her second child at a hospital and not on the shoulder of Interstate 75.
JUNEAU, Alaska - A state senator says he doesn't think access to contraception is a problem in Alaska.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Senate has approved a bill that prevents girls younger than 17 from buying the so-called morning-after pill without a prescription.
PIERRE, South Dakota - A South Dakota panel has killed a bill to provide prenatal care to noncitizens, with the intention to revive the provision as part of the general Medicaid plan.
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - The Food and Drug Administration has decided that generic versions of the morning-after contraceptive Plan B can now be sold over the counter to girls of any age, but at least one Bloomington pharmacist says he will not sell Plan B, or a generic version of Plan B, to girls as young as 11 or 12.
LONDON - A Swedish doctor says four women who received transplanted wombs have had embryos transferred into them in an attempt to get pregnant.
RENO, Nevada - The Washoe County Health District is warning about a significant increase in sexually transmitted diseases in the Reno-Sparks area.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma House overwhelmingly approved legislation Thursday to require abortion providers to have clinical privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of their practice in spite of opponents' concerns that similar anti-abortion laws in other states have been blocked following costly court challenges.
LONDON - Britain is inviting the public to weigh in on draft rules allowing scientists to create embryos using DNA from three people - a man and two women - to prevent mothers from passing on potentially fatal genetic diseases.
PIERRE, South Dakota - South Dakota's pregnancy help centers shouldn't be allowed to profit from lining up adoptions, a state senator said Wednesday before a committee unanimously approved his proposal to add more layers of regulation to the facilities.
A DNA test of a pregnant woman's blood is more accurate than current methods of screening for Down syndrome and other common disorders, new research finds. If other studies bear this out, it could transform prenatal care by giving a more reliable, non-invasive way to detect these problems very early in pregnancy.
NEW YORK - Is the anti-obesity message finally getting through?
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The dramatic jump in sexually transmitted diseases in North Dakota has state health officials trying to reverse the trend by raising awareness among not only residents but also doctors.
DENVER - Colorado nuns who persuaded the Supreme Court to temporarily block the national health care law's birth control rules spelled out their objections in detail Monday, filing a 74-page appeal in a Denver federal court.
CHICAGO - A federal appeals court on Friday ruled against the University of Notre Dame in a case over parts of the federal health care law that forces it to provide health insurance for students and employees that covers contraceptives.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The University of Oklahoma physicians group is scheduled to open a new center for high-risk expectant mothers next week.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - A lawsuit by a northeast Ohio woman alleges a hospital disposed of her stillborn infant's body without her consent and prevented her from having a proper funeral.
WASHINGTON - Show more patience in the delivery room: That's the prescription being given to the nation's obstetricians.
BOSTON - A bill that would outlaw the shackling of female prisoners during childbirth is making its way through the Massachusetts Statehouse.
A new report finds that one or two of every 100 babies born in the United States now are conceived with advanced fertility help.
NEW YORK - A baby boy delivered by emergency cesarean section after his mother was fatally struck by a mini-snowplow in a parking lot of a New York City shopping center remains in critical condition, a hospital spokeswoman said Friday, as a roommate for the woman revealed she'd been nervous about going out into the storm.
WASHINGTON - A special blend of mother's milk just for girls? New research shows animal moms are customizing their milk in surprising ways depending on whether they have a boy or a girl.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A Tennessee pharmacist who says he was fired for refusing to sell the morning-after pill has filed a lawsuit against his former employer.
Women have a higher risk of blood clots that can cause strokes, heart attacks and other problems for 12 weeks after childbirth - twice as long as doctors have thought, new research finds.