Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 13:55
A diet based on fruits and vegetables, whole grain products and some types of fish seems to reduce the risk of preterm delivery, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 10:22
Clinical trials are to begin soon on a new vaginal ring that promises to provide months of protection against pregnancy, HIV and herpes, US researchers said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 14:53
A new study suggests that pregnant women who drink water and eat a diet rich in fruit, vegetables and whole grain cereal could reduce their chance of premature birth.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 10:22
Researchers including and an Indian origin researcher has said that male hormones, also called androgens, help drive the development of follicles.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 09:27
Britain is inviting the public to weigh in on draft rules allowing scientists to create embryos using DNA from three people a man and two women to prevent mothers from passing on potentially fatal genetic diseases.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 15:44
A new study conducted by researchers suggests that babies born by caesarean section are more likely to struggle with obesity later in life.
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: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 19:52
Eliminating maternal mortality, which is defined as the deaths related to pregnancy, would result in a gain of over a half year in life expectancy worldwide, according to a new study.