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Alcohol during pregnancy increases the risk of having a child with low birth weight

11 de November de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A team of researchers that includes the participation of the University of Granada (UGR) reveals that women who consume alcohol during pregnancy have a...

Lower risk of perinatal depression with moderate physical exercise during pregnancy

9 de October de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Pregnancy and especially childbirth represent moments of great emotional lability in pregnant women that can alter their normal development. The risks, alterations and consequences...

An algorithm that associates cardiac electrical activity with inflammatory response during labor may allow predicting if a baby may born prematurely

22 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Researcher José Javier Reyes Lagos analyzed at experimental and clinical levels the cardiac electrical activity of women with low risk pregnancies, showing that it...

Pregnancy increases eight times the risk of hospitalization for severe influenza

7 de September de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Spanish researchers have evaluated the risk of complications from influenza among pregnant and not pregnant women of reproductive age. The results suggest that flu...

Environmental factors to which pregnant women are exposed according to their socioeconomic status

6 de September de 2018 | 12:00 pm
A new study analyzed the environmental factors to which 30,000 pregnant women in nine European cities have been exposed. The results, published in the...

Dengue virus immunity may protect against Zika infection during pregnancy

30 de August de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A previous infection by dengue exerts a protective effect against the Zika virus and its effects on pregnancy, according to a study carried out...

The separation of the mother in childhood may predispose to excessive alcohol consumption in adulthood

22 de March de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Maternal deprivation during the early stages of childhood can lead to depression that leads to greater vulnerability to alcohol consumption in adulthood, according to...

Children with microcephaly by congenital Zika infection face severe disabilities at two years of age

27 de December de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Most children with microcephaly caused by congenital transmission of Zika virus face severe disabilities at two years of age, including vision and hearing problems,...

Perfluoroalkylated substances in pregnancy interfere with the metabolism

24 de November de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A study of more than 1,200 pregnant women found that higher levels of perfluoroalkylated substances (PFAS) in the blood can influence the metabolism of...

Early diagnosis of brain damage

3 de November de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Researchers and students of the Institute of Neurobiology (INB) of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Campus Juriquilla developed a method to timely...
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