Can pregnant mothers transmit cancer to the fetus?

Answer On One Hand: It Is PossibleIn 2009, British scientists discovered a case where a Japanese woman transmitted leukemia to her unborn child before she died. This was the first documented case of a mot... Read More »

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If you become pregnant while on birth control pills but are unaware that you are pregnant will continuing to take the pills harm the developing fetus in any way?

Answer Yes - you should do whatever you have to in order to find out for sure if you're pregnant, and stop immediately as soon you know are.

I'd like to hear from pregnant teens or mothers of pregnant teens:?

1.) What is your age?I will be 16 in a few weeks2.) How far along are you?My son will be a year old two days after I turn 163.) What was the reason you had sex? (ex: pressure from bf)Honestly, I ha... Read More »

What should pregnant mothers eat?

On One Hand: Eat a Variety of FoodsIn a WebMD article titled "Top Tips for Pregnancy Nutrition," Elizabeth Ward recommends that pregnant women eat eight servings of grains, four or more servings of... Read More »

Can an electrical shock hurt the fetus of a pregnant woman?

ABSTRACTQUESTION A 24-year-old patient of mine, who was 23 weeks pregnant at the time, suffered a minor electric shock while using her hair dryer. She said she felt the current in her right hand an... Read More »