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Women who use plastic containers may have children who struggle with complex ideas

A doctor suggested that while we can’t completely avoid these chemicals, it can help if women boycott such products during pregnancy.

18 Jul 2018 4:17 PM

Women's fertility may be related to heart disease risk factors

Just because heart disease risk factors are associated with infertility doesn’t mean they cause infertility.

17 Jul 2018 6:29 PM

Women's fertility may be related to heart disease risk factors

For women who have problems conceiving, it might be useful to check lipids, especially if they have someone in family with higher lipids.

17 Jul 2018 8:38 AM

More women may be experiencing depression during pregnancy

Daughters of women who became depressed during pregnancy had an especially high risk of developing prenatal depression themselves.

16 Jul 2018 9:01 AM

Millennial women are more likely to face depression during pregnancy

The reason for this is a fast paced lifestyle along with added pressure from social media.

15 Jul 2018 6:40 PM


More women may be experiencing depression during pregnancy

Another factor is that people don’t live as close to family as they once did.

14 Jul 2018 1:37 PM

Folic acid linked to healthy brain development through childhood

Brain cortex thickness was greatest in youth born after full implementation of folic acid fortification.

05 Jul 2018 3:43 PM

High blood pressure in pregnancy tied to heart disease risk afterward

High blood pressure in pregnancy and afterwards, as well as diabetes and high cholesterol, are more likely when women are obese.

03 Jul 2018 10:21 AM

Cyclists in tight shorts 'put fertility at risk'; says study

Men who wear skintight cycling shorts could be harming their chances of getting their partner pregnant, experts have warned.

02 Jul 2018 4:26 PM

6 warning signs during pregnancy to look out for

If you are having contractions more than six times in an hour, this may be a sign of preterm labor.

30 Jun 2018 5:06 PM


Here's all you need to know about momnesia

Hormones play the primary role to alter the functional ability of the brain during pregnancy.

29 Jun 2018 11:34 AM

Paternal smoking linked to miscarriage risk, says study

Researchers found women whose partner smoked during first few months of pregnancy were 17 per cent more likely to miscarry.

28 Jun 2018 8:50 AM

Maternity Act may push 1 crore women out of jobs in FY 2019

Job losses of 11 to 18 lakh could occur in FY18-19, across 10 sectors.

27 Jun 2018 5:33 PM

What to have babies? Have seafood

Study finds eating seafood tied to more sex and faster conception

25 Jun 2018 8:33 AM


Tackling diabetes amongst pregnant women

Here what researchers reveal.

24 Jun 2018 2:42 PM

Here are platforms inspiring women to restart careers post maternity break

If you are a mum, who is longing to re-enter workforce or wish to re-start professional journey, you can look up following platforms.

18 Jun 2018 8:22 AM

Inducing labour after 41-week pregnancy can save babies' lives

12 percent less likely to wind up in neonatal intensive care units with labor induction policies.

15 Jun 2018 2:49 PM

Hypertension could cause heart failure in postpartum period

Some symptoms of this condition include tiredness, shortness of breath, swollen ankles and feeling of missed heartbeats or palpitations.

14 Jun 2018 6:39 PM

Hypertension could cause heart failure during pregnancy

High blood pressure is also a major risk factor for the baby and can affect blood flow to the placenta and uterus

14 Jun 2018 4:24 PM