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Rise in temperature can lead to stillbirths

December 16th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 16 (IANS) Increase in temperature levels can affect pregnant women more than others, resulting in more stillbirths and shorter pregnancies, says an Australian study.Adrian Barnett, associate professor at ... Read more...

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Pregnant women living near highways likelier to give birth prematurely

April 4th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 04 (ANI): A new research has suggested that women who live near freeways and highways are more likely to give birth prematurely.The link between the concentration of major road routes ... Read more...

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Risk of cardiovascular disease rises in winters

May 27th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): In winters, there is an increase in the rate of cardiovascular disease because many people don't know how to rug up against the cold, an Aussie study has ... Read more...

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Air Pollution reduces foetus size during pregnancy: Study

January 8th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 8 (ANI): Researchers from Brisbane have given the world yet another reason to curb pollution levels by finding that it plays an important role in shrinking the size of ... Read more...

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