Experiments with rats show that intrauterine protein restriction induces sex hormone imbalance, which appears to favor development of cancer in old age
A recent study found that offspring who have been exposed to lead through their mothers have an increased risk of obesity.
Whether an insect will have male or female offspring depends on the temperature, according to a new study.
Low sperm count cannot determine if an offspring will be born with birth defects, according to a new study.
In a rat study, researchers found that eating a high-fat diet during pregnancy could increase risk of obesity for offspring.
Mothers who suffer from high levels of social stress result in impairing their own ability to take care of their children. However, they may also impair their daughter’s ability to provide care to future offspring says a recent study.
23andMe patented its DNA system that can genetically check eggs and sperms for personality traits and health risks before fertilization.
Researchers found that suffering from a folic acid deficiency could harm the health of children, grand children and even great grand children.
Children of overweight or obese moms are at greater risk of early heart death as adults.
Researchers found that mammals, particularly the females, appear to have the ability to pick mates that will increase their chances of reproducing male offspring.
Researchers found that mice raised with two parents as opposed to one had more nerve growth.
The Mall of American release 72,000 ladybugs on Earth Day hoping that that bugs will be their answer to the aphid infestation that has been killing plants.
When many of us think of public displays of affection, we think of 13-year-olds creating Facebook statuses about how they will be together forever.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.