Evidence of horizontal gene transfer between human maternal microbiome and infant gut microbiome

Neuronal mechanism involved in the learning of maternal behavior discovered

Maternal, paternal exercise in mice affects metabolic health in offspring

A Black Mother's Loss Explains Why U.S. Maternal Health Care Is Broken

Motherhood at work: Exploring maternal mental health

Maternal education and household income at birth can increase a child's chances of overweight and obesity at age 10, according to new research

Skipped Health Care Visits May Have Caused More Than 100,000 Maternal And Child Deaths In Vulnerable Countries During Pandemic, Study Finds

How COVID-19 may have reversed gains in maternal and child mortality

How maternal fat metabolism very early in pregnancy and fetal abdominal growth influence toddler weight

New clues to how maternal antibodies can protect babies from cytomegalovirus

Diverse nurse workforce linked to better maternal health outcomes in childbirth

Maternal milk tied to better school-age outcomes for children born preterm

Maternal mortality jumped during COVID-19 pandemic

Be Careful of Overeating While Pregnant: Maternal Obesity Greatly Increases a Child’s Risk of Heart Problems

Viral infections during pregnancy affect maternal care behavior

Maternal socialization, not biology, shapes child brain activity

Maternal lead exposures correlated with sex ratios of offspring

Use of epidural in childbirth is linked to decreased severe maternal morbidity

Research finds maternal experiences of psychological maltreatment, but not physical maltreatment, are related to maternal emotion dysregulation during parenting and their children’s emotional underregulation.

Is Maternal Instinct Backed by Science?