Pregnancy complications may up stroke risk in later life
Researchers have found that pregnancy complications such as miscarriage, pre-eclampsia, diabetes in pregnancy (gestational diabetes) and pre-term birth are linked to a heightened risk of heart ...
10 October 2020, 10:15
Two million stillbirths occur every year: Joint UN report
Almost 2 million babies are stillborn every year or 1 every 16 seconds, according to a new joint report.
8 October 2020, 13:05
Obesity in pregnant women can affect child's brain
Excess weight among pregnant women may hinder the development of the babies' brains as early as the second trimester, researchers have warned.
12 August 2020, 08:47
COVID-19 may cause deadly blood clots in pregnant women
In a fight against the novel coronavirus, researchers have revealed that COVID-19 may increase the risk of blot clots in women who are pregnant or taking estrogen with birth control or hormone ...
3 August 2020, 09:44
Oral care during pregnancy
It is crucial to have a clear idea about teeth and oral hygiene, particularly during pregnancy
14 July 2020, 15:44
Pregnancy diet during coronavirus outbreak
7 July 2020, 15:26
How childhood trauma may affect timing of motherhood
During the Second World War, thousands of Finnish women and girls volunteered to aid in the war effort as part of the paramilitary organisation 'Lotta Svard' exposing some to the trauma of war.
7 June 2020, 08:26
High-strain exercise linked to early pregnancy loss
The study, published in the journal Fertility and Sterility, found that there was roughly a two-fold higher risk of very early pregnancy loss for women who were highly active compared to those who ...
28 May 2020, 08:33
Gigi Hadid confirms baby on way with Zayn Malik
"We wish we could have announced it on our own terms but we are very excited and happy and grateful for everyone's well wishes," said Hadid, according to an advance excerpt of the video.
3 May 2020, 09:19
Exercise during pregnancy may reduce obesity among offspring
When physically fit women exercise during pregnancy they could be setting their children up for better fitness too, say researchers, adding that regular workout during pregnancy may reduce obesity ...
20 April 2020, 09:10