Some changes are more noticeable than others during pregnancy.
Understanding how pregnancy changes some of the body's fundamental systems could help treat cancer and other diseases.
Pregnant women may often feel uncomfortable about confronting male smoking indoors.
A new study warns that while active smoking is rare among pregnant women in developing countries, their exposure to secondhand smoke is a major public health crisis.
Energy requirements don’t rise much but nutrient requirements do, so women need to be mindful of the quality of their diet.
Women are often encouraged to “eat for two” during pregnancy. While this is right in terms of eating to meet both mum’s and baby’s needs, it doesn’t mean doubling her total food and energy intake. The…
Some babies more at risk from genetic defects from first cousin marriages.
Having a baby with a first cousin more than doubles the risk of congenital problems such as heart and lung defects, cleft…