Pregnancy News and Research

Latest Pregnancy News and Research

The Royal Society of Medicine Press has published new Primary Care Guidelines for the Management of Females with Epilepsy

The Royal Society of Medicine Press has published new Primary Care Guidelines for the Management of Females with Epilepsy

Labor lasts longer for overweight or obese women

Labor lasts longer for overweight or obese women

Reproductive hormones have effects on all of these stages of brain growth and development

Reproductive hormones have effects on all of these stages of brain growth and development

Infants born to women with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), no more likely to develop congenital malformations

Infants born to women with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), no more likely to develop congenital malformations

Scientists have found that a protein present in normal body tissues can prevent tumour growth

Scientists have found that a protein present in normal body tissues can prevent tumour growth

Flame retardants may cause brain damage

Flame retardants may cause brain damage

Genetic evidence to support an inherited tendency to retain salt

Genetic evidence to support an inherited tendency to retain salt

Umbilical cord blood may hold clue to childhood allergy and asthma

Umbilical cord blood may hold clue to childhood allergy and asthma

Infection plays a larger role than lack of oxygen in premature infants with brain injury

Infection plays a larger role than lack of oxygen in premature infants with brain injury

FDA approves device that uses magnetic resonance image guided focused ultrasound to target and destroy uterine fibroids

FDA approves device that uses magnetic resonance image guided focused ultrasound to target and destroy uterine fibroids

New method for determining the presence of a type of strep that can cause fatal meningitis or pneumonia

New method for determining the presence of a type of strep that can cause fatal meningitis or pneumonia

Researchers trim count of human genes to 20,000-25,000

Researchers trim count of human genes to 20,000-25,000

Treatment with oestrogen to reduce the adult height of tall girls may cause fertility problems later in life

Treatment with oestrogen to reduce the adult height of tall girls may cause fertility problems later in life

Babies born by Caesarean section may be at greater risk of diarrhoea

Babies born by Caesarean section may be at greater risk of diarrhoea

Midwife researcher challenges maternity care in Australia

Midwife researcher challenges maternity care in Australia

Air fresheners and aerosols can make babies and their mothers ill

Air fresheners and aerosols can make babies and their mothers ill

Sister study that examines causes of breast cancer opens

Sister study that examines causes of breast cancer opens

A study to help women decide how to give birth

A study to help women decide how to give birth

Race may play a role in the success of their infertility treatment

Race may play a role in the success of their infertility treatment

Presentation of the most recent and advanced work in the rapidly progressing field of fertility preservation

Presentation of the most recent and advanced work in the rapidly progressing field of fertility preservation