Eating for Two Often Doesn't Translate Into a Healthier Diet
FRIDAY, March 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Despite the
well-known wisdom of eating a healthy diet while pregnant, new
research shows that most American women don't.
Many U.S. Women Have No Access to Fertility Clinics: Study
WEDNESDAY, March 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly 40 percent
of reproductive-age women in the United States have little or no
access to infertility clinics, according to a new study.
Tests to Spot 'Preemie' Birth Risk Ineffective in First Pregnancies
TUESDAY, March 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Two tests that
screen for preterm birth risk rarely spot trouble in first-time
pregnancies, a new study suggests.
Can Supplements Ward Off the 'Baby Blues'?
MONDAY, March 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- After childbirth,
many new moms experience the "baby blues." Now, researchers suggest
that just three days of an experimental dietary supplementation may
vanquish the temporary sadness.
Most Women Stop Drinking After Positive Pregnancy Test, Study Finds
THURSDAY, March 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- When they learn
they're pregnant, most American women stop drinking alcohol, a new
More Folic Acid in Pregnancy May Protect Kids From High Blood Pressure
WEDNESDAY, March 8, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Higher folic acid
levels during pregnancy may reduce the risk of high blood pressure
in children if their mothers have heart disease risk factors, a new
Obesity in Pregnancy Tied to Cerebral Palsy Risk in Kids
TUESDAY, March 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Women who are
overweight or obese during pregnancy may be increasing the chances
that their baby could be born with cerebral palsy, a new study
Can Mom's Vitamin E Head Off Child's Asthma Risk?
SATURDAY, March 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Kids born to moms
with low levels of vitamin E might be more likely to develop
asthma, new research suggests.
Risk of Birth Defects 20 Times Higher for Zika Moms: CDC
THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnant women
infected with the Zika virus are 20 times more likely to have a
baby born with certain birth defects as mothers who gave birth
before the Zika epidemic began, U.S. health officials reported
Could Common Insecticides Be Tied to Behavior Issues in Kids?
THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Children exposed to
a widely used group of insecticides may be at increased risk for
behavioral problems, according to a new study.