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Adaptation of the immune system during pregnancy prevents transmission of Chagas disease

12 de October de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Spanish researchers have tested in vivo how the immune system is activated during pregnancy against Chagas disease. The results show that the risk of...

Excess fructose in pregnancy can harm the placenta

27 de September de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A group of Spanish researchers studied the effect of fructose during pregnancy and found that excessive consumption of this form of sugar damages the...

Breast milk of mothers with pre-term babies adapt to help them catch-up in weight and development

16 de September de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A new research found that breast milk of mothers who have had premature babies (28 to 37 weeks of gestation) has differences in its...

New molecules in the treatment of preeclampsia

11 de September de 2017 | 1:00 pm
So far, the causes of preeclampsia, a disorder in pregnant women characterized by the onset of high blood pressure, are unknown. For this reason,...

Risk of Maternal Death Depending Day of the Week and Time of the Day in Health Institutions

9 de September de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Scientists at the Research Center on Population’s Health of the National Institute of Public Health (INSP) conducted a study to determine the day and...

Confirmed: exercise during pregnancy is good for the fetus and mother

30 de August de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Spanish researchers have clarified doubts about the recommended physical activity during gestation. Their work shows that the physical exercise should not only be performed...

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...
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