Pregnancy News and Research

Latest Pregnancy News and Research

Study shows that obesity is up, as is drinking by women

Study shows that obesity is up, as is drinking by women

Push for mandatory health warnings on all alcohol products

Push for mandatory health warnings on all alcohol products

Interactive talking books delivered to Afghanistan

Interactive talking books delivered to Afghanistan

Folate supplementation during pregnancy may increase a mother's long-term risk of breast cancer

Folate supplementation during pregnancy may increase a mother's long-term risk of breast cancer

Class of cells that arises in mammary glands during maternity has stem cell-like properties

Class of cells that arises in mammary glands during maternity has stem cell-like properties

New insight into anticoagulation therapies

New insight into anticoagulation therapies

Month of birth linked to risk of multiple sclerosis

Month of birth linked to risk of multiple sclerosis

More than 11 million children in developing countries die every year from preventable illness

More than 11 million children in developing countries die every year from preventable illness

Human endogenous retroviruses (HERVs)

Human endogenous retroviruses (HERVs)

Study provides reassurance to the safety of repeated ultrasound examination during pregnancy

Study provides reassurance to the safety of repeated ultrasound examination during pregnancy

FDA approval of cream to treat bacterial vaginosis

FDA approval of cream to treat bacterial vaginosis

One embryo as good as two to maximize the chance of pregnancy

One embryo as good as two to maximize the chance of pregnancy

Smoking habits during pregnancy may cause genetic instability in the foetus

Smoking habits during pregnancy may cause genetic instability in the foetus

Exposure to methamphetamine in the womb causes adverse developmental effects

Exposure to methamphetamine in the womb causes adverse developmental effects

A new study will research the best way to treat women with psychosis who then become pregnant

A new study will research the best way to treat women with psychosis who then become pregnant

Women with recurrent miscarriage and infertility are undergoing tests and treatments that have no scientific rationale

Women with recurrent miscarriage and infertility are undergoing tests and treatments that have no scientific rationale

Research looks at the relationship between fetal health during pregnancy and later development of the brain

Research looks at the relationship between fetal health during pregnancy and later development of the brain

Female condoms should be promoted as an effective solution to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS

Female condoms should be promoted as an effective solution to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS

Positive benefits for the adult offspring of low-carb dieters

Positive benefits for the adult offspring of low-carb dieters

Postpartum depression: Beyond the 'Baby Blues'

Postpartum depression: Beyond the 'Baby Blues'