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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Women with postpartum psychiatric disorders less likely to have further children

Women with postpartum psychiatric disorders less likely to have further children

Women who experience postpartum psychiatric disorders less likely to have a second child

Women who experience postpartum psychiatric disorders less likely to have a second child

Outcomes of mothers giving birth during COVID-19 pandemic

Outcomes of mothers giving birth during COVID-19 pandemic

Mount Sinai researchers reveal innovative mechanisms to predict and prevent Crohn's disease

Mount Sinai researchers reveal innovative mechanisms to predict and prevent Crohn's disease

New studies investigate role of COVID-19 in breast milk and pregnancy

New studies investigate role of COVID-19 in breast milk and pregnancy

Key protein in sperm production could aid male infertility treatments

Key protein in sperm production could aid male infertility treatments

Targeting critical enzyme for sperm formation could help address male infertility

Targeting critical enzyme for sperm formation could help address male infertility

Presence of certain gut bacterium in mothers could protect babies from food allergies

Presence of certain gut bacterium in mothers could protect babies from food allergies

Vaporized cannabis increases drug-seeking behavior, study shows

Vaporized cannabis increases drug-seeking behavior, study shows

Call to consider labor after previous Cesarean birth

Call to consider labor after previous Cesarean birth

Autism rates reducing among wealthy whites, while ticking up among poor, ethnic minorities

Autism rates reducing among wealthy whites, while ticking up among poor, ethnic minorities

Drug from scorpion venom could offer hope for children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

Drug from scorpion venom could offer hope for children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

Pregnancy rate more than doubled with online program for infertile women

Pregnancy rate more than doubled with online program for infertile women

Research shows increased kidney injury risks for hospitalized pregnant women

Research shows increased kidney injury risks for hospitalized pregnant women

Female veterans with PTSD more likely to suffer from ischemic heart disease

Female veterans with PTSD more likely to suffer from ischemic heart disease

Having a low birthweight baby may be an independent risk factor for early heart failure

Having a low birthweight baby may be an independent risk factor for early heart failure

Who should stay at home due to coronavirus?

Who should stay at home due to coronavirus?

Researchers identify genetic signature linked to higher risk of preeclampsia

Researchers identify genetic signature linked to higher risk of preeclampsia

Study examines e-cigarette use by women during preconception and/or pregnancy

Study examines e-cigarette use by women during preconception and/or pregnancy

Eating fish 1-3 times a week in pregnancy beneficial for the child

Eating fish 1-3 times a week in pregnancy beneficial for the child