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Infection During Pregnancy May Raise Risk Of Premature BirthA new study finds one in seven women in pre-term labor was suffering from an infection at the time.
An 'Apple A Day' Good For Pregnant Women And Their Future ChildrenAccording to studies, when moms-to-be ate apples during pregnancy, their children had lower rates of asthma.
CDC: Pregnant Women Should Get Flu ShotThere is no doubt that the flu vaccine lowers the risk of hospital admissions and death for pregnant women.
Father's Diet Before Pregnancy May Influence Health of ChildNew research suggests a father’s diet before conception may play an important role in the health of offspring.
Pregnancy And MedicationsDoctors need to ask all women of childbearing age if they might be pregnant before prescribing medications. That’s because some are safe during pregnancy but others are not.
Pelvic Inflammatory DiseasePelvic inflammatory disease, or infections in the vagina and cervix that spread to the ovaries and uterus, need rapid attention and embarrassment in front of your doctor cannot be a barrier to getting treated.
Scotland Study Reveals Impact Of Second-Hand Smoke On PregnancyScotland banned smoking in public in 2006. Now, a new study links the smoking ban with significant decline in preterm delivery and small-for-dates infants - not only for mothers who smoke, but also mothers who don't.
The Benefits Of Exercise During PregnancyOver the years we have learned that exercise is great during pregnancy for most women - especially if they continue exercising in a way similar to the way they always did prior to becoming pregnant.
High Blood Pressure During PregnancyWomen who have high blood pressure in pregnancy are more likely to have problems later in life with their pressure.