Gal Gadot Gives Birth To A Healthy Baby Girl
Gal Gadot reveals on social media that their family of three has now become a family of four as she gives birth to a healthy baby girl.
Contraception App May Cause Unwanted Pregnancies
Fertility experts are concerned that the new contraception app may cause women to have unwanted pregnancies. Apps like Natural Cycles usually come with long and complicated instructions which experts say might lead to improper use.
Pregnancy Risk: Eating Too Much Licorice Could Affect Baby's Brain
If you're pregnant and craving for licorice, you may have to stop yourself. A new study has found link harmful effects of too much licorice-eating, and that this may cause developmental issues to your baby.
Obesity Causes Couples Wait Longer To Conceive, Study Suggest
Couples with obesity may take a longer period of time to achieve pregnancy. According to a new study couples with obesity may take 50 to 59 percent longer to conceive. Previous researches focused on the female body composition and fertility. But the findings disregard the factors that may include both partners.
British Medical Association To Doctors: Don't Call Pregnant Women 'Expectant Mothers' To Not Offend Transgenders
BMA said that diversity should be celebrated, however some say that this move could offend women instead. BMA insisted that their document is purely a guidance to its staff.
Preeclampsia Breakthrough Drug Discovered! Nexium Can Treat Deadly Pregnancy Complication
Nexium is used to treat symptoms of reflux disease (GERD). However, researchers from Mercy Hospital in Melbourne that the drug can be used to cure preeclampsia - a condition which is previously thought to be untreatable.
‘Alien’ Baby Born With Genetic Deformity, Mom In Shock And Refuses To Breastfeed
The baby was born with a rare genetic disorder called Harlequin Ichthyosis, and doctors believe she won't live for long. This rare condition is said to affect one in 300,000 births.
Pregnancy Drinking Worse In The UK And Ireland, New Study Reports
A lot of pregnant women binge-drink in the first few months because they do not realise they are expecting. A recent study found that women in the UK and Ireland are among the world's worst for drinking during pregnancy.
IVF Treatment: World's First Three-Parent Baby Born To Infertile Woman
Initial tests show that the baby is "completely healthy." The 34-year-old infertile Ukrainian woman has previously undergone four IVF cycles previously, but all of them had been unsuccessful.
Healthy Pregnancy Is Closely Linked To Sexual Frequency, Experts Say
A lot of sex with the same partner before conception is found to boost the woman's immune system, leading to a healthy pregnancy. Experts explain that the father' s seminal fluid plays a significant role in the mother's health and pregnancy.
Daily Supplement For Women Is A Must: Expert Said From A Report
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) women who has no intake of folic acid have birth defects affect about 3% of babies born annually.
Blood Pressure Before Pregnancy Can Control Baby's Gender
A new study found a groundbreaking discovery as to the link between blood pressure before pregnancy and the gender of the baby. The finding shows that women with higher bloop pressure are more likely to conceive male babies, and vice versa.
Blood Pressure Before Pregnancy May Affect Sex Of Child
Researchers from Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto were able to gather scientific evidence about predicting a child's sex. They say that women who have lower blood pressure tend to have a girl, while those with higher blood pressure may indicate that she would have a baby boy.
Birth Defects Effectively Prevented By Folic Acid
A panel of experts recommends that all women of bearing age should take folic acid supplement to avoid birth defects in their babies. Less than half of the women heed the advice despite years of health education.