Pregnancy

Multiple pregnancies may make women’s cell age faster

Multiple pregnancies may make women’s cell age faster

A new Northwestern University study shows that multiple pregnancies might make women's cells age more quickly. The finding could help explain why women with many...
Why high blood pressure in pregnancy is dangerous to women

Why high blood pressure in pregnancy is dangerous to women

Preeclampsia and gestational hypertension are common pregnancy complications. They involve high blood pressure that develops for the first time during pregnancy and returns to normal...
Does abortion cause depression in women?

Does abortion cause depression in women?

Having an abortion does not increase a woman's risk for depression, according to a new study of nearly 400,000 women. Previous research has found abortion...
Heart attack risk is increasing in pregnant women

Heart attack risk is increasing in pregnant women

The risk of having a heart attack while pregnant, giving birth, or during the two months after delivery, continues to increase for American women,...
What you need to know about expressing milk before giving birth

What you need to know about expressing milk before giving birth

To many women, expressing milk before giving birth is a weird but unforgettable experience. It is weird because you have not got your baby yet,...
How soy formula changes a baby’s body

How soy formula changes a baby’s body

In a recent study, researchers find that soy-based formula for newborns can cause differences in reproductive-system cells and tissues, compared to babies who used...
Is it safe to have more than one C-section

Is it safe to have more than one C-section?

The most common major surgery performed is a cesarean birth, or C-section for short. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about...
Healthy lifestyle before conception key to a healthy pregnancy

Healthy lifestyle before conception key to a healthy pregnancy

Pregnancy is a critical time for the health of women and their babies. Many women change their lifestyle habits during the time to try to...
Walking may increase the chance of pregnancy in women with pregnancy loss

Walking may increase the chance of pregnancy in women with pregnancy loss

Pregnancy loss can be a traumatic event to any woman. It is devastating not only to the woman, but also to her partner and others...
Any alcohol during conception and pregnancy may harm the baby

Any alcohol during conception and pregnancy may harm the baby

During pregnancy, women need to keep healthy lifestyle behaviors, because it is very important for baby’s development. Healthy lifestyle behaviors include no smoking, no alcohol...

Trending Now