Pregnancy News and Research

Latest Pregnancy News and Research

New screening helps to determine risk for having a baby with Down syndrome

New screening helps to determine risk for having a baby with Down syndrome

Pregnancy massage may reduce the risk of premature births

Pregnancy massage may reduce the risk of premature births

Embryo testing could produce babies who might aid sick siblings

Embryo testing could produce babies who might aid sick siblings

Survey reveals important information about pregnancy health

Survey reveals important information about pregnancy health

Teens who suffered iron deficiency as infants are likely to score lower on cognitive and motor tests

Teens who suffered iron deficiency as infants are likely to score lower on cognitive and motor tests

New research shows public health consequences of 9/11 disaster

New research shows public health consequences of 9/11 disaster

National day to prevent teen pregnancy

National day to prevent teen pregnancy

Warning to parents-to-be that non-medical ultrasounds are unapproved, inappropriate, and possibly even risky

Warning to parents-to-be that non-medical ultrasounds are unapproved, inappropriate, and possibly even risky

Having pets helps protect infants against allergies

Having pets helps protect infants against allergies

Chlamydia may cause infertility in men as well as long-term health problems for women

Chlamydia may cause infertility in men as well as long-term health problems for women

New Caesarean section guidelines from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

New Caesarean section guidelines from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Dental x-rays when pregnant linked to low birth weight

Dental x-rays when pregnant linked to low birth weight

Certain cells from a mother can cause immunity illness in children

Certain cells from a mother can cause immunity illness in children

Schools failing to support teens who are pregnant or new mothers

Schools failing to support teens who are pregnant or new mothers

Infertile couples may be unaware of multiple birth risks

Infertile couples may be unaware of multiple birth risks

Black women with high blood pressure during pregnancy have higher homocysteine levels

Black women with high blood pressure during pregnancy have higher homocysteine levels

Repeated pregnancies may increase cardiovascular disease

Repeated pregnancies may increase cardiovascular disease

Newborn lambs’ central heating system could aid fat busting in humans

Newborn lambs’ central heating system could aid fat busting in humans

Omega-3 fatty acids found in seafood improve brain function

Omega-3 fatty acids found in seafood improve brain function

£60 million boost for pregnant mums to reduce child poverty

£60 million boost for pregnant mums to reduce child poverty