Pregnancy News and Research

Latest Pregnancy News and Research

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'

70% of cases of spina bifida are preventable by folic-acid supplementation

70% of cases of spina bifida are preventable by folic-acid supplementation

High levels of stress double the risk of painful periods

High levels of stress double the risk of painful periods

Safe, effective and reversible alternative contraceptives for men

Safe, effective and reversible alternative contraceptives for men

Five advanced tests provide answers to couples with unexplained infertility

Five advanced tests provide answers to couples with unexplained infertility

Hysteroscopic sterilization will save patients money compared to laparoscopic tubal ligation

Hysteroscopic sterilization will save patients money compared to laparoscopic tubal ligation

Prenatal alcohol exposure has effects far beyond fetal alcohol syndrome

Prenatal alcohol exposure has effects far beyond fetal alcohol syndrome

BMA Cymru Wales to petition parliament to ban smoking in public places unless Wales goes smoke free within 10 months

BMA Cymru Wales to petition parliament to ban smoking in public places unless Wales goes smoke free within 10 months

Researcher highlights hidden problem of smoking after pregnancy

Researcher highlights hidden problem of smoking after pregnancy

Study of infection prevention therapy for premature babies

Study of infection prevention therapy for premature babies

Prolonged breastfeeding helps prevent rheumatoid arthritis

Prolonged breastfeeding helps prevent rheumatoid arthritis

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