|Common infections during pregnancy|
Added: 22.07.2018 17:50 | 2 views | 0 comments
During pregnancy, a person’s body goes through many changes. Some of these changes may make it more likely for them to get certain infections. In this article, we look at common vaginal and whole-body infections that affect women during pregnancy, how these infections might affect the baby, and how to prevent them.
|Baby poo reveals that even light drinking during pregnancy affects IQ|
Added: 22.07.2018 16:16 | 0 views | 0 comments
Occasional drinking during pregnancy may affect IQ, according to a study that tested newborn babies’ faeces to see if their mothers had consumed alcohol
|Is salicylic acid safe to use during pregnancy?|
Added: 21.07.2018 17:52 | 1 views | 0 comments
Acne often develops during pregnancy, and many commercially available treatments contain salicylic acid. Is this acid safe to use during pregnancy? Are there any skin care products to avoid? We provide answers. Also, learn why some pregnant people develop acne, and what tips can help with managing it.
|Athletics: New mum Fraser-Pryce back under 11 seconds|
Added: 21.07.2018 16:56 | 8 views | 0 comments
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce's post-pregnancy climb back to the top of women's sprinting took another significant step on Saturday when she dipped under 11 seconds for the first time this season to win the London Diamond League 100 meters.
|Diabetes during pregnancy may increase baby's heart disease risk|
Added: 20.07.2018 19:18 | 16 views | 0 comments
Gestational diabetes may increase the risk of blood vessel dysfunction and heart disease in offspring by altering a smooth muscle protein responsible for blood vessel network formation. Understanding of the protein's function in fetal cells may improve early detection of disease in children.
|Are Epsom salt baths safe during pregnancy?|
Added: 20.07.2018 18:19 | 2 views | 0 comments
Epsom salt is a common home remedy for many ailments. Taking an Epsom salt bath can be an effective and safe way for people to ease aches and pains during pregnancy. However, they must take care not to ingest the Epsom salt or overheat. Here, learn more about the potential benefits of Epsom salt baths during pregnancy.
|Heart attack risk on the rise for pregnant women and death rate remains high|
Added: 20.07.2018 14:24 | 14 views | 0 comments
Study shows that the risk of having a heart attack while pregnant, giving birth, or during the two months after delivery, continues to increase for American women.
|Depression-induced inflammation during pregnancy may impact newborns|
Added: 19.07.2018 21:19 | 17 views | 0 comments
The physiological impacts of depression on pregnant mothers may affect babies while in the womb and lead to changes in the behavior and biology of newborns, finds new research.
|Only 7 percent of social egg freezers have returned for fertility treatment at a large European center|
Added: 19.07.2018 18:22 | 6 views | 0 comments
Despite dramatic uptake in the numbers of women electing to freeze their eggs as insurance against an anticipated age-related fertility decline, there is still little that clinics can predict about outcome based on real-life experience. Indeed, at one of Europe's biggest fertility centers only 7.6 percent of women have returned to thaw their eggs and try for a pregnancy. And only one-third of those have been successful.
|Breastfeeding may have long-term heart health benefits for some moms|
Added: 19.07.2018 18:19 | 3 views | 0 comments
Women with normal blood pressure during pregnancy and who breastfed their babies for at least six months following birth had better markers of cardiovascular health years later compared to women who never breastfed. The same benefits were not observed in women who had high blood pressure during pregnancy.