First Trimester News
Matt Damon Says George and Amal Clooney Will Be 'Great Parents'
News broke yesterday that George and Amal Clooney are expecting twins , but one of the actor's closest friends knew way before everyone else. Matt Damon sat down with Entertainment Tonight on Thursday and said that while working with Clooney last fall, "He pulled me aside on set, and I mean, I
Beyonce Announces She's Expecting Twins
Twins are on the way for Beyonce and Jay Z. A storm on social media. Twitter half a million in the first half. Mara schiavocampo has all the details. It's a great morning. Beyonce sure knows how to keep the world on its toes. That picture getting more than 7.7 million likes. That's even more when
Roe v. Wade: How Trump's Appointment of a Supreme Court Justice Might Affect Abortion Rights
President Donald Trump plans to announce this evening his pick to fill the vacancy left on the Supreme Court by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia in February of last year. Trump, whose position on abortion rights has shifted over time, told CBS News' "60 Minutes" in November that he is "pro-life"
Babies Exposed to Zika Virus in 1st Trimester More Likely to Have Birth Defects, Study Says
In the study, babies of women who had the virus in the first trimester had an 11 percent chance of having birth defects.
Babies Exposed to Zika Virus in First Trimester More Likely to Have Birth Defects, Study Says
A first of its kind study of U.S.-born babies exposed to the Zika virus shows higher rates of birth defects for those exposed in the first trimester of pregnancy. The study, published Monday in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) is the first time researchers have tried to
3 of Cuba's Major Medical Achievements
Despite being an island largely cut off from much of the world due to a decades-long embargo, Cuba has managed to build a robust health system that has been credited with some major medical advancements in recent years. A 2012 study published in the American Journal of Public Health found that
Dr. Besser and Dr. Christine Curry Answer Zika Related Questions
ABC News' Dr. Besser sits down with Dr. Christine Curry from the University of Miami to answer some of the questions about Zika submitted on Facebook.
Zika Virus Could Infect 'Thousands' of Pregnant Women in Puerto Rico, CDC Chief Warns
Federal health officials said they remain concerned about a growing number of Zika virus infections in Puerto Rico and fear that "thousands" of pregnant women could be infected with the virus that has been shown to cause birth defects in infants. Tom Frieden , director of the U.S. Centers for
At Least 234 Pregnant Women in US Infected With Zika: CDC
Three infants in U.S. states have been born with Zika-related birth defects, according to a new report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Three other pregnancies ended in miscarriage, with the fetuses showing signs of birth defects associated with the mosquito-borne virus, the