Could Diet in Pregnancy Raise Child's Odds for ADHD?
THURSDAY, Aug. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- An unhealthy diet during pregnancy could influence a child's risk of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study warns.
New Moms' Hair Loss Usually Temporary, Expert Says
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- If you've recently had a baby and think your hair is falling out, don't despair.
Antipsychotic Meds Pose Little Danger to Fetus, Study Finds
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Taking
antipsychotic medicines in early pregnancy does not significantly
increase the risk of birth defects, a new study finds.
Meds May Curb Risky Behaviors for Kids With ADHD
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Despite concerns
that the stimulants used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity
disorder (ADHD) might raise the risk of drug abuse, new research
suggests the medications are linked with less risky behaviors in
Acetaminophen During Pregnancy May Up Risk of ADHD in Kids
MONDAY, Aug. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnant women who
take acetaminophen -- best known as Tylenol -- might raise the risk
that their child will develop behavioral problems such as
attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study
Study IDs 2 Zika Virus Proteins Linked to Microcephaly
THURSDAY, Aug. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers say
they've identified two proteins in the Zika virus linked to the
severe birth defect microcephaly.
Frozen Embryos May Boost Pregnancy Odds for Some Women
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- For some women seeking infertility treatment, the use of frozen embryos rather than fresh ones appears to improve the chances for a successful pregnancy, researchers report.
What Mom-to-Be Eats Determines Bugs in Baby's Gut: Study
TUESDAY, Aug. 9, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The amount of fat in a
pregnant woman's diet may influence the mix of microbes in her
baby's gut, a new study suggests.
U.S. Maternal Death Rate Is Rising
MONDAY, Aug. 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The number of U.S. women who die during or soon after pregnancy may be higher than previously thought -- and it's on the rise, according to a new study.
Half of U.S. Women Weigh Too Much Before Getting Pregnant
FRIDAY, Aug. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- More women are starting
their pregnancies heavier than ever before, U.S. health officials