Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder, a possible result from mothers drinking during pregnancy, has flown under the radar for decades. Now new conservative estimates published in The Journal of the American Medical Association show that anywhere from 1.1 to 5 percent…
By Amna Nawaz, Lorna Baldwin
Roughly one million women in the developing world suffer from obstetric fistula, an injury that results from inadequate medical care and causes incontinence. But beyond the physical effects, the condition can subject them to shame and isolation from their families.
By Fred de Sam Lazaro
Pregnant women using New York’s health exchange no longer have to wait for certain open enrollment periods to qualify for health insurance.
By Vic Pasquantonio
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