Intermittent fasting is getting quite popular and the trend is catching up with many, including celebrities. A debate is on whether a controlled diet is better than intermittent fasting.
Public Health May 4, 2017
Jessica Preston gave birth on the prison cell floor of the Macomb County Jail despite that the hospital is just about three minutes away. Her baby was born one month early and weighed less than 5 pounds.
Public Health February 12, 2017
A section of male baboons has been found to kill and maim infants and attack pregnant females, forcing miscarriages. A new study has found why the animals resort to this unusual behavior.
Animals January 20, 2017
Being pregnant at an older age is associated with different risks. Now, a new study found that women who delay pregnancy until they are in their 40s are at an increased risk of stroke and heart attacks.
Life February 18, 2016
Scientists discovered a genetic fingerprint in the womb lining that could help determine if a woman will get pregnant through IVF treatment. The said gene was found in 80 percent of study subjects who had recurrent failed pregnancy attempts via IVF.
Life January 23, 2016
A new blood test that can detect Down syndrome was recommended to the NHS. The new screening is non-invasive and may also detect if the child of a high-risk pregnant woman has Patau and Edwards' syndromes.
Life January 16, 2016
A mother who decided to delay her cancer treatment until after giving birth, died days after delivery. She opted to wait until she can deliver her daughter even if it meant risking her own life.
Life December 15, 2015
MMA fighter Kinberly Novaes was preparing for a fight but noticed that she is having problems losing weight. After consulting a doctor, she found out that she was pregnant and that she had been expecting since her last fight.
Life August 18, 2015
Researchers found that some microbial environments inside the body may contribute to premature births. The findings of a new study suggest that checking the microbiota of women during early gestation may provide an insight of pregnancy outcomes.
Life August 18, 2015
Researchers have found that supplementing iodine to pregnant women may be beneficial to babies in terms of increasing their intelligence quotient.
Life August 13, 2015
The rate of babies born to US parents rises after seven years. The significant increase in the statistical data is being attributed by experts to women in their 30s and 40s, who continuously get pregnant and give birth.
Life June 18, 2015
A brain-dead pregnant woman in Ireland may be taken off life support, under a new ruling from that nation's High Court. What could this mean for the abortion debate on the Emerald Isle?
Life December 26, 2014
Birth abnormalities rise in fetuses developing in obese women, according to a new study from Seattle Children's Hospital. Mothers of babies with the abnormalities were 1.3 times more likely to be obese, study says.
Life November 4, 2014
A woman from Utah has discovered she is pregnant after eight years and carrying quadruplets: two sets of identical twins. The mom found out about the quadruplets after a regular 7-week scan.
Society October 5, 2014
Women using donor sperm from men 40 and older may be more likely to get pregnant, according to new study. Researchers claim this is the first major study to investigate the effect of male age on fertility treatment using donor sperm.
Life July 2, 2014