Pregnancy News and Research

Latest Pregnancy News and Research

Chernobyl: The True Scale of the Accident

Chernobyl: The True Scale of the Accident

Women may not be accurately reporting how many cigarettes they smoke daily during pregnancy

Women may not be accurately reporting how many cigarettes they smoke daily during pregnancy

Outcomes of perineal laceration repair following childbirth

Outcomes of perineal laceration repair following childbirth

FDA dragging its heels yet again over 'morning after' pill Plan B

FDA dragging its heels yet again over 'morning after' pill Plan B

Drug Cytotec as good as surgery at expelling tissue following failed pregnancy

Drug Cytotec as good as surgery at expelling tissue following failed pregnancy

Stress does not appear to influence the outcome of IVF

Stress does not appear to influence the outcome of IVF

Review on fetal pain creates controversy

Review on fetal pain creates controversy

Building stronger health systems key to reaching the health millenium development

Building stronger health systems key to reaching the health millenium development

New skin from fetal cells great success in children with burns

New skin from fetal cells great success in children with burns

Overweight children who can shed their puppy fat by age 14 can expect lower blood pressure

Overweight children who can shed their puppy fat by age 14 can expect lower blood pressure

Immune system more concerned with damage detected than foreign invaders, such as viruses

Immune system more concerned with damage detected than foreign invaders, such as viruses

Australia needs consistent uniform national abortion laws to protect women and doctors

Australia needs consistent uniform national abortion laws to protect women and doctors

Even a couple of drinks could harm an unborn baby

Even a couple of drinks could harm an unborn baby

FDA places very tight restrictions on acne drug Accutane

FDA places very tight restrictions on acne drug Accutane

Specialist counselling does not help pregnant smokers quit

Specialist counselling does not help pregnant smokers quit

Morning after pill - FDA must decide by September

Morning after pill - FDA must decide by September

Unexpected baby joy for transplant patient

Unexpected baby joy for transplant patient

Low levels of folate linked to lower birth rates

Low levels of folate linked to lower birth rates

Babies born during famine are at higher risk of schizophrenia

Babies born during famine are at higher risk of schizophrenia

Single hit of meth damages fetal development in mice

Single hit of meth damages fetal development in mice