|Experts say it is unlikely delaying pregnancy during prolonged Zika outbreak ...|
This has prompted countries where the virus is rife to advise its female citizens to take an extraordinary step - to stop getting pregnant. The recommendation was made weeks ago when it became clear there was no way of stopping the virus, and that it ...
NEWS.com.au - Wed, 03 Feb 2016 07:33
|A Country Without Babies|
The Atlantic - Mon, 01 Feb 2016 12:37
|Microcephaly's Connection With Zika: Guilty Until Proven Innocent|
Voice of America - Wed, 03 Feb 2016 20:13
|US reports first Zika case, transmitted through sex|
Economic Times - Tue, 02 Feb 2016 19:29
|Asthma linked to an increased time to pregnancy European Lung Foundation|
Asthma has been associated with a prolonged time to pregnancy and a decreased birth rate in a new clinical observation study. Published today (12 February, 2016) in the European Respiratory Journal, the research adds to previous studies that have ...
EurekAlert (press release) - Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:00
|Asthma linked to an increased time to pregnancy|
Medical Xpress - Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:00
|Lawmakers take up Zika funding as study yields more sexual transmission clues|
One study examined Zika virus in tissue samples from Brazilian babies with microcephaly who died after birth and from early-pregnancy miscarried fetuses. The other study detailed Zika virus in the brain tissue of a microcephalic fetus in a Slovenian ...
CIDRAP - Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:07
|Another unpleasant infection: Zika virus|
OUPblog (blog) - Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:26
|Long desk hours root of muscle pulls|
"Scientifically, there is no data supporting whether women are more prone to issues related to long hours of sitting. However, with factors common to the female gender like poor abdominal muscle tone, excessive weight gain during pregnancy, activities ...
Times of India - Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:06
|South Sudan: A pregnant mother's long walk to a safe birth|
Medical care can be long distances away, forcing pregnant women to give birth at home or to travel on foot late in their pregnancy to a health facility – a hardship endured by 17-year-old Nyachang Banguot. Traditional birth attendants in Nyachang's ...
ICRC (press release) - Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:28
|Do oral contraceptives lead to recurrent UTIs?|
Oral contraceptives can keep you safe from an unwanted pregnancy, but they sure have garnered a lot of bad rep due to some of their so-called side effects. While most believe that weight gain is an obvious side effect of prolonged use of oral ...
TheHealthSite - Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:31
|Increased asymmetric dimethylarginine levels in severe transient tachypnea of ...|
Exclusion criteria were the presence of conditions that could affect maternal and neonatal serum ADMA levels, such as gestational diabetes, preeclampsia, eclampsia, prolonged rupture of membranes (>18 h) and chorioamnionitis. A diagnosis of ...
Nature.com - Thu, 11 Feb 2016 05:52
|New research on postpartum depression could change the way we talk about the ...|
As a matter of fact, a scientific theory called the diathesis-stress model demonstrates why women become more vulnerable to depression during stressful life events, including infertility, pregnancy, and childbirth. For many women, pregnancy awakens a ...
Quartz - Tue, 09 Feb 2016 04:56