If fertility drugs actually help a women get pregnant or not, determines the risk at which they are, of contracting breast cancer, claims a latest research.
Scientists have found that infant mortality has come down after adopting new method
After non-melanoma skin cancer it is breast cancer that is the most common cancer among women in the United States.
Women who have their appendix operated out have more chances of getting pregnant and the new study goes against the earlier notion that an appendix operation can lower a woman's chances of bearing children
A recent research in Sweden has associated consumption of antipsychotic medications by pregnant women to them having an increased risk of developing diabetes.
After a lot of focus on the issues faced by children born prematurely, researchers have now concluded that it does make a difference in the mental abilities between children who are born before 37 weeks and those born after 41 weeks. Babies born before 37 weeks are called premature whereas a baby develops completely between 37 and 41 weeks of the mother's pregnancy. However, many women go ahead for an early delivery, simply because she is too tired of pregnancy or because the doctor is busy i...
A latest study from Finland claims that babies that are born smaller are at a slight risk of developing autism. The research has been conducted as a part of a drive to identify the cause behind the developmental disorder which has been prevalent for years and has been on a rise recently.
Although modern insight says that pregnant women should move around a lot for a healthy and uncomplicated delivery, a latest study has revealed that women, who work for more than 25 hours a week during pregnancy, could have smaller babies.
Strenuous weather conditions could have adverse effects on an unborn child
All the women out there planning for a baby, here is a useful piece of information.
A human body can bear only up to 45 Del (unit) of pain but at the time of giving birth, a woman feels up to 57 Del of pain.
A new study revealed that prenatal exposure to a universal household chemical can increase a child's risk for developing eczema.
A new research has revealed that men, who smoke, pass on their DNA to their children, raising the risk of cancer in them. The father's DNA, which is harmed by smoking, is inherited by his children, raising the risk of children developing cancer at a young age. The risk is particularly of contracting leukaemia, warn researchers at the University of Bradford according to Mail Online.
A 2009 data from Office of National Statistics reveal that twin and triplet babies are five times more likely to die before their first birthday when compared to single born babies. According to the statistics, out of 706,248 live births, 3,180 single born babies were reported dead before one year, which counts to an average 4.5 deaths per 1,000 births. In case of multiple births, there were reportedly 20.4 deaths per 1,000 live births.
Children born by mothers who have of consumed between 1 and 6 alcohol units per week are just as intelligent and well-developed as children of abstaining mothers. Mothers who have been drinking 5 or more drinks on a single occasion a limited number of times before realizing that they were pregnant may also breathe a sigh of relief; their children have not been harmed.