Tag: pregnancy

Magazines tend to exaggerate fertility at advanced reproductive age: Study

Washington: Popular magazines featuring older pregnant celebrities on their covers with no mention of the risks attached to it, contribute…

Stress during pregnancy affects reproductive function in male offspring: Study

Washington: Stress during early pregnancy is linked to reduced reproductive function in male offspring, a recent study suggests. The findings…

Don’t eat too much potato chips during pregnancy

Sydney: Women should avoid eating too much vegetable oil and potato chips during pregnancy as such a diet may result…

Exercising during pregnancy keeps placenta healthy, study suggests

Washington: Do you know that exercising during pregnancy can keep your placenta healthy? A recent study shows that maternal exercise…

Treating postpartum depression in impoverished mothers of colour, it takes a community

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

Eating disorders linked to long-term depression risk for mothers: Study

Washington: Any kind of eating disorder and body image concerns before or during pregnancy can be associated with long-term depression…

Men too have ticking ‘biological clock’ just like women: Study

Washington: A study found that men who delay in starting a family can affect the health of their partners as…

Mothers ignore their health after delivery, claims survey

Washington: While it is always advised that mothers need to take good care of themselves during and after pregnancy, a…

Study links viral infections during pregnancy to behavioral abnormalities in offspring

Washington: According to a recent study, viral infections during pregnancy can be linked to behavioral abnormalities in offspring. In a…

Mobile prenatal app reduces in-person visits during pregnancy: Study

Washington: Researchers have found that 'Babyscripts', a prenatal mobile app decreased the number of in-person prenatal care visits while maintaining…

Pregnant women who were overweight in childhood at risk of hypertensive disorders: Study

Washington: According to recent findings, pregnant women who suffered from obesity in childhood are at increased risk of developing hypertensive…

Quitting smoking during pregnancy lowers risk of preterm births

Washington: A recent study claims that smoking during pregnancy can have negative health impacts. According to researchers smoking during pregnancy…

Diabetes in pregnancy ups the risk in kids later

Toronto: Children and youths whose mothers had diabetes during their pregnancy are themselves at an increased risk of the disorder,…

Exercise during pregnancy guards offspring against obesity, says study

Washington: A recent study conducted in mice found that offspring born to mice that exercised were less likely to become…

Long travel to work during pregnancy may harm baby

New York: Women who travel long distances to their workplaces during pregnancy are likely to birth underweight babies. According to…

Blood test can help diagnose pre-eclampsia: Study

London: A simple blood test can help diagnose a common but potentially fatal pregnancy complication -- pre-eclampsia, finds a study…

Amy Jackson announces pregnancy in an adorable post

New Delhi: Model-actor Amy Jackson, who was last seen in Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer ‘2.0’, revealed that she is…

Smoking during pregnancy linked to increased risk of offspring obesity

Washington: Mothers-to-be, take note! New research has linked smoking during pregnancy with an increased risk of offspring obesity. The research,…

Smoking, pre-eclampsia during pregnancy may cause fertility issues

London: A new study done on rats suggests low oxygen levels in the womb might lead to fertility problems later…

Diet during pregnancy could modulate ADHD risk in kids

Washington: A new study has suggested that the risk of a child developing symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)…