Pregnant women warned 'eating for two' increases diabetes risk
A survey of 900 women has found a link to children who developed insulin resistance - a key precursor of diabetes - at age seven. There was also a link to obesity and high...
2 days ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Mother who put off cancer treatment to have baby is told 'your choices killed your daughter'
Heidi Loughlin, 36, of Bristol, has revealed online abuse she has suffered from a troll who targeted her for putting off cancer treatment while pregnant with her third child.
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Trying to get pregnant? Have sex twice in a night
Researchers led by Dr Da Li at Shengjing Hospital compared the volume of sperm and their speed between samples from 250 men. They were either a couple of days or a few hours old.
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Dear infertility: Here's why I'd like to thank you
"You made me strong. Even before I got pregnant, my strength was rising."
2 days ago - NBC News
Home repairs reduce lead exposure among pregnant women
A randomized clinical trial showed that changes to living spaces, including fixing and repainting walls that were covered in lead paint, as well as installing water filters and...
2 days ago - Healio
Excess pregnancy weight gain affects cardiometabolic risk in offspring
Pregnant mothers have been advised to eat for two for centuries. A professional body for midwives now has come up with recommendations that this belief is a myth and pregnant...
3 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
'Please don't scream out my weight': Things pregnant women wish you'd stop doing
"In my third go-round in pregnancy, I have rounded up a few things most pregnant women just don't want to hear."
3 days ago - NBC News - 2 articles
Here's my very honest answer about how I lost the baby weight
When I was pregnant with my twins , I would stand at the grocery store checkout, with my tub of ice cream and box of Pizza Pockets, fixated on the magazine headlines that...
3 days ago - Today's Parent
12 Pregnancy Hacks That Make Preggo-Life So Much Better
If you're pregnant or thinking about becoming pregnant, you've probably read all the books to prepare yourself for what's to come. There's no doubt pregnancy is a full-blown...
3 days ago - Scary Mommy
Jessica Simpson Announces Pregnancy With Adorable Instagram Post
Jessica Simpson is pregnant with baby 3 and her announcement is adorable At this point, we've seen just about every cute pregnancy reveal possible. And yet, Jessica Simpson's...
3 days ago - Scary Mommy - 2 articles
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It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed
A new study on sleep patterns suggests that a regular bedtime and wake time are just as important for heart and metabolic health among older adults, Duke researchers found.
First HIV immunotherapy drug proves safe in phase 1 trial
The phase 1 trial is an early but significant milestone for the team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which won a $20 million grant to make their ideas a...
Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months...
Babies are naturally curious, and their drive to explore the world around them can help them become fast learners. A recent study has even discovered that infants as young as...
High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children
High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can...
New Smartphone App and Lab Kit Can Help Diagnose Urinary Infections Much Faster
Your smartphone can be your doctor now, here's how. New smartphone app using the phone's camera and lab kit can help identify urinary tract infections much faster.
Neuroscientist reveals the five ways you can boost your boring commute
Neuroscientist Dr Liron Jacobson works at Peak Labs in London and has shared five ways you can improve your mind during your commute. And none of them involve scrolling on...
Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection
Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers checked medical records since 1986 to analyse and compare rates of the infection in south east England.
New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland...
Poor mental and physical health is seen among American rural borderline communities due to the impact of high stress.
TINY Cancer Detection Tool Proves Effective as Kaposi Sarcoma-associated...
New TINY cancer detection device shows promise as a Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus detector.
New Fatty Acids Can Slow Down an Over Reactive Immune System
New type of fatty acid identified can slow down the overreactive immune system which may lead to potential treatments for the disease