Tag: pregnancy

Weight management in pregnancy may affect child’s bone health

London: There is no benefit for children's bone mass if women gain weight during pregnancy, says a new study. And…

Amy Schumer is all smiles after announcing pregnancy

Washington: American comedian-actor Amy Schumer, who recently announced her pregnancy, looked beautiful as she was spotted in New York City,…

Folic acid tablets during pregnancy can prevent congenital defects: AIIMS experts

New Delhi: Consumption of folic acid tablets during pregnancy may help prevent spina bifida -- a condition characterised by an…

Smoking during pregnancy linked to early puberty in kids

Washington: Here's another reason to stop smoking when pregnant! A recent study has linked earlier puberty in children with mother's…

Babies of overweight mothers may develop self-regulation problems

Washington: According to a recent study, a mother's weight during early pregnancy may affect how well her baby is able…

Risk of death 5 times higher in epileptic pregnant women: Study

New York: The risk of dying during pregnancy is five times higher for women with epilepsy, finds a new study.…

More exposure to daylight can fight postpartum depression

Washington: Pregnancy and childbirth is a beautiful experience, but it leaves many women with postpartum depression. A recent study suggests…

Sania Mirza talks about ‘pregnancy’: Here’s what she says

New Delhi: She was at the peak of her career when she decided to step into motherhood, but tennis star…

Khloe Kardashian ‘misses being pregnant’

Los Angeles: Reality TV personality Khloe Kardashian revealed that she misses her pregnancy phase because it gave her an excuse…

Kylie Jenner’s ‘secret’ pregnancy gave Kris anxiety

Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kylie Jenner secret pregnancy gave her mother Kris Jenner "anxiety", but it was a positive…

Hannah Spearritt expecting a child

Los Angeles: Actress Hannah Spearritt says she is expecting her first child with long-time boyfriend Adam Thomas. In an interview…

New blood test in pregnancy to predict autism risk in babies

New York: Researchers have developed a novel blood test for pregnant mothers that can, with nearly 90 per cent accuracy…

High gluten diet in pregnancy increases risk of diabetes in children

Washington: Turns out, a high gluten intake by mothers during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of their child…

Is social media driving pregnancy phobia

London: Horror stories of childbirth shared by new mothers on online forums and social media platforms like Facebook could be…

Pollen exposure during pregnancy linked to baby asthma risk

Washington: Turns out, children born in the peak grass pollen season, October and December, may have a greater risk of…

Pregnancy now possible with own eggs even after early menopause

New Delhi: Advances in medical science have now made pregnancy possible even among women who have achieved menopause. Bringing cheer…

Youth hormone necessary for conceiving after 40

New Delhi: DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone), also known as the youth hormone is an adrenal steroid hormone in the body synthesized by…

Hilary Duff reveals she is over her pregnancy and ready for the baby

Washington: Hollywood Actor Hillary Duff is ready to welcome her baby daughter. Discussing her pregnancy in an interview with People,…

Losing weight through diet, exercise in pregnancy safe: Study

New York: Pregnant women can safely limit their weight gain with diet and exercise interventions, the results of a group…

Avoid this posture during late pregnancy

Washington: Mothers-to-be, take note! According to a recent study, reducing supine sleep - lying horizontally with the face and torso…