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Alcohol in Pregnancy Causes Undetectable Neuronal Changes in Offspring

19 de July de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Scientists at the Pompeu Fabra University have described the effects of binge drinking on pregnancy during the development of the nervous system. One episode...

Exposure to lead during gestation may increase the risk of autism

17 de June de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Exposure to lead during gestation or within a few months of life can increase the risk of developing autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children,...

Cold Weather during Pregnancy Reduces the Risk of Gestational Diabetes

15 de May de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A recent research reveals that those women who live in cold environments during pregnancy have lower risk of developing gestational diabetes than those in...

Scientist discover a method to avoid embryonic problems in IVF

12 de April de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A team of scientists from the University of Murcia (UMU), in collaboration with the Babraham Institute in Cambridge, have found one of the possible...

A Gene Protects the Fetus from Malformations Caused by Maternal Diabetes

28 de March de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A team of Spanish researchers has discovered that a gene called Alx3, present in embryos during intrauterine development, protects the fetus against maternal diabetes....

Is it possible to get pregnant again during pregnancy?

9 de March de 2017 | 1:00 pm
The clinical phenomenon superfetation occurs when more than one fetus are in different development stages. Medical literature has registered about ten cases of pregnant...

Zika infection in Pregnancy Causes More Extensive Damage in Fetus than Previously Thought despite Time of Infection

19 de January de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A study jointly conducted by Brazilian researchers and researchers of University of California – Los Angeles (UCLA) found that congenital damage caused by Zika...

Physiological and Cellular Changes Cause Delivery Complications in Older Mothers

17 de January de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A new study conducted in King’s College London found physiological and cellular changes that produced delayed and longer labour in mouse models of maternal...

Placental Hormones Increase Aggressiveness of Expectant Mothers

14 de January de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A research developed at the Jaume I de Castelló University has shown that prolactin and placental lactogens — prolactin-like hormones produced by the placenta...

Pregnancy Causes Long-Term Changes in the Brain of Women

31 de December de 2016 | 1:00 pm
Many women will become pregnant at least once throughout their lives. However, it is still largely unknown how this process affects the human brain....
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