Pregnancy-related cancers up by 70 percent

September 11th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 11 (IANS) There has been a 70 percent increase in cancers diagnosed during or soon after pregnancy, based on a study of 1.3 million births between 1994 and ... Read more...

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Gum-disease linked to preterm births

September 16th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 16 (ANI): A new study has found a possible link between the success of gum-disease treatment and the likelihood of giving birth prematurely.A collaboration led by a periodontal researcher from ... Read more...

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Too much water intake harmful during childbirth

February 2nd, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) A high water intake can be harmful during childbirth, causing headaches, nausea, vomiting and brain swelling that results in convulsions, according to a new study. This condition results ... Read more...

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Depressed mums-to-be risk babies with delayed development

June 27th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): Babies born to mothers who suffered from depression during pregnancy are more likely to experience significant delays in their development than their peers, suggests a new study.Postnatal ... Read more...

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Single-embryo IVF cuts odds of riskier multiple births

February 21st, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 21 (ANI): A new study has suggested that transferring just a single embryo in IVF to reduce the chance of riskier multiple births could increase the pregnancy rate among a ... Read more...

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