With advancements in non-invasive imaging and surgical techniques, it is now possible to treat many problems in a fetus before birth.
Midwifery involves nurses who specialize in caring for mothers before and during childbirth.
Different pain relief options available to women delivering a baby.
Surrogacy is a process in which a woman carries and delivers a child for a couple or individual. Learn more about this process.
A condition that occurs when a pregnant person's placenta attaches to the lowest part of the uterus, covering part or all of the cervix. In most cases, people with placenta previa cannot safely deliver a baby vaginally.
Cleft lip and cleft palate occur when tissues in the lips and/or the roof of the mouth fail to properly join during fetal development.
In cervical insufficiency, the cervix begins to dilate (widen) and efface (shorten and thin) during the second trimester, causing preterm delivery.
Pregnant and expecting mothers have the opportunity to learn a lot about their unborn child's health with today's screening and diagnostic tests.