The National Institutes of Health, Detroit Medical Center and Wayne State University have published of a major new study that describes a safe way to prevent as many as 45,000 premature births per year in the U.S.
BabyCenter released the results of its annual Baby Names Survey and the Top 100 Baby Names of 2011.
The birth rate for U.S. teens aged 15–19 years hit a record low in 2010, according to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Macomb County man accused of getting an 11-year-old girl pregnant has been ordered to stand trial.
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.”