Pregnancy

Early Signs of Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a life event (divided into three trimesters of 13 weeks each) that entails substantial physiological and psychological adjustments for the mother. Within each trimester, numerous adaptations occur with the end-goal of facilitating the growth of the fetus.

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Rochester community initiative increases adolescent use of long-acting reversible contraception

Rochester community initiative increases adolescent use of long-acting reversible contraception

History of childhood abuse and intimate partner violence worsen women's posttraumatic symptoms

History of childhood abuse and intimate partner violence worsen women's posttraumatic symptoms

Study shows link between cesarean delivery at first childbirth and lower rate of subsequent conception

Study shows link between cesarean delivery at first childbirth and lower rate of subsequent conception

Parent‐specific effects on child's risk of developing asthma and allergies

Parent‐specific effects on child's risk of developing asthma and allergies

Microbiome of first stool may predict infant's likelihood of developing obesity

Microbiome of first stool may predict infant's likelihood of developing obesity

Boosting manganese levels during pregnancy could potentially reduce preeclampsia risk

Boosting manganese levels during pregnancy could potentially reduce preeclampsia risk

Risk of cerebral palsy in IVF children has declined by over 50% in the past 20 years

Risk of cerebral palsy in IVF children has declined by over 50% in the past 20 years

New technology can sense the presence of toxic metals in the water supply

New technology can sense the presence of toxic metals in the water supply

Surgical technique for premature babies with brain hemorrhage reduces long-term disability

Surgical technique for premature babies with brain hemorrhage reduces long-term disability

Fertility can be successfully preserved in breast cancer patients, shows study

Fertility can be successfully preserved in breast cancer patients, shows study

Researchers detect "biologically relevant" AMH levels in human hair samples

Researchers detect "biologically relevant" AMH levels in human hair samples

Novel biomarkers can diagnose and assess the risk of preeclampsia

Novel biomarkers can diagnose and assess the risk of preeclampsia

Latest findings put Benson Viscometers at the forefront of Covid-19 fight

Latest findings put Benson Viscometers at the forefront of Covid-19 fight

Study links prenatal cannabis use with risk of sleep problems in children

Study links prenatal cannabis use with risk of sleep problems in children

Women with gestational hypertension more likely to develop heart disease later

Women with gestational hypertension more likely to develop heart disease later

Research reveals new genetic insights into how the brain folds

Research reveals new genetic insights into how the brain folds

Study explores time trends in pregnancy-related outcomes among women with type 1 diabetes

Study explores time trends in pregnancy-related outcomes among women with type 1 diabetes

'Mini-brains' can be infected by SARS-CoV-2 virus

'Mini-brains' can be infected by SARS-CoV-2 virus

Morning sickness should be described as nausea and sickness, argue researchers

Morning sickness should be described as nausea and sickness, argue researchers

Breast milk even more beneficial for baby if mother exercises regularly, finds study

Breast milk even more beneficial for baby if mother exercises regularly, finds study