Researchers say an initiative under way in 65 Michigan hospitals to discourage the use cesarean section births in many cases has already changed pregnancy care in the state.
A team of researchers at Wayne State University’s Parent Health Lab in the School of Medicine have received a three-year grant to develop a computer-delivered intervention for pregnant women at risk for alcohol use, which can lead to lifelong negative effects on the fetus.
Trevaun Brooks, accused of assaulting and impregnating his girlfriend’s 11-year-old daughter, will remain in jail until his next court hearing,
Black youth report considerable pressure to have sex, according to a new survey of 1,500 black youth ages 13-21 released by Essence Magazine and The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.
A Macomb County mother is under investigation for potential criminal charges in the case of a 12-year-old girl who allegedly gave birth to a child by her mother’s boyfriend.
A Macomb County man won’t face a preliminary exam on charges of sexually assaulting and impregnating an 11-year-old girl until next month. Talking to WWJ, his attorney called him a “gentle soul.”
A Toledo-area woman who gave birth to a Utica woman’s baby after a fertility clinic mix-up says she and her husband are new parents again.
A new University of Michigan study suggests women with post-traumatic stress disorder are likely to have smaller babies and deliver prematurely.
A new report says fewer teens are having babies in Michigan, but the percentage of babies born to unmarried women has risen sharply in the past decade.
Should doctors be able to turn away patients who are too fat?