Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 20:12
Moms-to-be, please note! Smoking while pregnant may cause severe damage to cells in the placenta and significantly impair its function, a new study has warned.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 11:38
A new study has revealed that prenatal exposure to alcohol severely disrupts major features of brain development that potentially lead to increased anxiety and poor motor function, conditions typical in humans with FASD.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 08:57
New moms should take their time to get rid of the baby fat gained during pregnancy.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 13:31
Women suffering from diabetes and wishing to start a family should monitor their blood glucose levels and take a daily high dose of folic acid before pregnancy to avoid risk to their baby`s health.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 11:21
Researchers have found that offsprings whose mothers were fed a high-fat diet during pregnancy and nursing were able to stave off some of the detrimental health effects of obesity by exercising during their adolescence.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 15:22
A leading fertility expert has said that a popular fertility test designed to tell woman how long she has left to fall pregnant is giving out inaccurate and misleading results.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 13:24
A new study has found that there is no link between the of antidepressant medication - the so-called SSRIs - during the course of pregnancy and the risk of having a child with autism.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 12:42
Researchers have identified certain lifestyle factors that make it more likely for a woman to have a normal pregnancy.