Pregnancy News and Research

Latest Pregnancy News and Research

Low voter turnout prevents approval of Portugal referendum on abortion restrictions

Low voter turnout prevents approval of Portugal referendum on abortion restrictions

States to spend $13 million in 2007 to dissuade women from abortion

States to spend $13 million in 2007 to dissuade women from abortion

After age 40 pregnant mums have three times the risk of stillbirth

After age 40 pregnant mums have three times the risk of stillbirth

High-dose progesterone treatment helps at-risk pregnant women avoid premature delivery

High-dose progesterone treatment helps at-risk pregnant women avoid premature delivery

What's the best way to treat twin-twin transfusion syndrome?

What's the best way to treat twin-twin transfusion syndrome?

African-American women three times more likely to deliver babies prematurely

African-American women three times more likely to deliver babies prematurely

Pregnancy at 40 and beyond is an independent risk factor for stillbirth

Pregnancy at 40 and beyond is an independent risk factor for stillbirth

New diagnostic technology for routine prenatal genetic testing

New diagnostic technology for routine prenatal genetic testing

Horse genome sequence assembled

Horse genome sequence assembled

Surrogate motherhood in India

Surrogate motherhood in India

New guidelines on the treatment of diabetes, cardiovascular and valvular heart diseases published

New guidelines on the treatment of diabetes, cardiovascular and valvular heart diseases published

High blood pressure in pregnancy may lead to heart disease

High blood pressure in pregnancy may lead to heart disease

Can non-medical use of ultrasound be justified?

Can non-medical use of ultrasound be justified?

Poor mums more likely to become obese

Poor mums more likely to become obese

Sequenom and Lenetix to develop Rhesus D prenatal diagnostic

Sequenom and Lenetix to develop Rhesus D prenatal diagnostic

Panel recommends FDA to not create specific effectiveness standard for oral contraceptive approvals

Panel recommends FDA to not create specific effectiveness standard for oral contraceptive approvals

Uterine artery embolization is as effective as hysterectomy and myomectomy

Uterine artery embolization is as effective as hysterectomy and myomectomy

Folic acid appears to reduce risk of cleft lip and palate

Folic acid appears to reduce risk of cleft lip and palate

Health inequalities in Britain

Health inequalities in Britain

Impact of birth defects on families and nation

Impact of birth defects on families and nation