Pregnant & Stressed out Because of Pandemic? Here’s some tips

It's no secret that living pandemic times can be overwhelming, but for pregnant women, the stress can be out of this world. You might be feeling unsure of the impact the virus could have on the unborn, as well as...

Antibiotic Use During Early Pregnancy Linked to Birth Malformations

Taking certain antibiotics while in the first trimester of pregnancy was associated with a higher risk of congenital disabilities, a new paper says. The research, published in the medical journal BMJ, described a higher risk of childbirth defects of women...

Pregnant and Stressed Out? It might be a Girl Scientists Say

Expectant mothers exposed to physical or mental stress have decreased odds of having a male baby and higher chances of preterm birth. The study revealed that women who got through psychological stress during pregnancy gave birth to two boys for...

Infants’ Sleep Problems Tied with Mothers’ Wellbeing During Pregnancy

A recent study started by the Murdoch Children's Research Institute states that mothers' poor physical and mental health during pregnancy triggers the infants' sleep difficulties in the first year of life. It's natural for babies to have mild or fluctuating...

Smoking During Pregnancy Causes Infertility In Daughters

Probably anybody knows that it's not recommended at all to do drugs or consume alcohol during pregnancy since such habits will affect the development of babies. But even apparently inoffensive habits like smoking can affect the development of children, says...

Paracetamol Use During Pregnancy Might Trigger Hyperactivity In Children

As per a new study, mothers who used paracetamol during pregnancy increased the risks of hyperactivity in children, without knowing that. The research carried on by scientists from Bristol University also concluded that paracetamol use during pregnancy could cause attention...