Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 10:34
A new study has found that overweight or obese women, who think that they are "eating for two", are more likely to experience excessive weight gain while pregnant.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 15:45
A team of researchers has revealed that fetal mice- especially males- show signs of brain damage that lasts into their adulthood when they are exposed in the womb to a maternal immune system kicked into high gear by a serious infection or other malady.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 17:45
A new study has found that text messages sent to expecting mothers belonging to low-income obstetric populace, to remind them of influenza vaccine actually boost vaccination coverage, especially for those who received the messages early in their 3rd trimester.
Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 22:22
A new 40-year longitudinal study has warned that women who continue to smoke and live under stressful conditions during their pregnancy increase their daughter`s chances of nicotine dependence later in life.
Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 11:41
A new study from the University of Adelaide`s Robinson Institute has suggested that women, who are pregnant or trying to get pregnant, should avoid consuming red meat and opt for fish and poultry.
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: Monday, August 26, 2013, 17:31
A new research has claimed that staying active throughout the day is more beneficial to limit excess weight gain for pregnant women.
Last Updated: Monday, August 19, 2013, 14:02
A new study has claimed that pregnant women, who are unable to make nearly enough thyroid, are nearly 4 times more likely to produce a autistic child.