Tag Archives: Pregnancy

Are Flu Vaccines Safe During Pregnancy? Researchers Find Inconclusive Link Between Flu Shots And Miscarriages

For years pregnant women have been having second thoughts on whether it’s safe for them to take the flu vaccine for fear that doing so would cause them to miscarriage. The default consensus among scientists is that the vaccine is completely safe for pregnant women, and are in fact recommended to reduce the risk of influenza, which has been proven ...

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New Potential Autism Cause Surfaces: Fevers During Pregnancy Linked To Autism

Potential causes for autism seem to creep up all of the time. While some tend to be more farfetched than others, the latest supports the medical belief that a combination of genetics and environmental factors influence the development of autism long before a child is born. Fevers during pregnancy According to The Washington Post, fevers during pregnancy have recently been ...

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New Potential Autism Cause Surfaces: Fevers During Pregnancy Linked To Autism

Potential causes for autism seem to creep up all of the time. While some tend to be more farfetched than others, the latest supports the medical belief that a combination of genetics and environmental factors influence the development of autism long before a child is born. Fevers during pregnancy According to The Washington Post, fevers during pregnancy have recently been ...

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Autism Linked To Maternal Grandmother’s Smoking During Pregnancy, New Study Says

A new study has found a link between autism and the smoking habits of the child’s maternal grandmother. In a study published April 27 in Scientific Reports, scientists at the University of Bristol studied 14,500 participants in its Children of the 90s, which studied kids in the Avon, UK, area born in 1991 to 1992. They found a link between ...

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Autism Linked To Maternal Grandmother’s Smoking During Pregnancy, New Study Says

A new study has found a link between autism and the smoking habits of the child’s maternal grandmother. In a study published April 27 in Scientific Reports, scientists at the University of Bristol studied 14,500 participants in its Children of the 90s, which studied kids in the Avon, UK, area born in 1991 to 1992. They found a link between ...

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Mom Beat Cancer In Pregnancy But Dies After Delivering Twins

Just a day after delivering twins, a 30-year-old California woman Jamie Snider, who defied cancer during pregnancy, died of heart failure. Snider’s family and friends are now raising funds for well-being of the newborn. “God decided to call our Jamie home Friday March 17th 2017, the morning after giving birth to her beautiful twins Camila and Nico,” Snider’s friend Larina ...

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Marijuana And Pregnancy: What Are The Effects?

Marijuana and pregnancy is a hot topic because of the recent legalization of weed in several states. However, although it is a medication, not all pharmaceuticals or natural herbal remedies are recommended to pregnant women, and marijuana use during pregnancy is an action that is advised against. Although there was a study in Jamaica by an American nurse that made ...

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Pregnancy Guru's Child — What To Expect When … You're Getting Divorced

The woman who wrote THE quintessential guide to pregnancy apparently couldn’t pass on the same wisdom for marriage — ’cause her kid just filed for divorce. Emma Bing — daughter of Heidi Murkoff, who authored “What To Expect When You’re Expecting” — is looking to split from her musician husband, Refayat Ali. Emma was the bun in the oven that ...

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What Is Safe For Pregnant Women: What To Do And What Not To Do During Pregnancy

When pregnant women are really excited about becoming moms, pregnancy can be a wonderful time. It is an exciting, but also stressful circumstance for most expectant mothers. There are so many warnings, from friends, relatives, television and internet sources, and it is hard to know whom to listen to. Expectant mothers are often surrounded by female friends and relatives eager ...

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Acetaminophen And ADHD: New Study Suggests Taking The Drug During Pregnancy Can Increase ADHD In Kids [Video]

Pregnant women have very few options when it comes to pain and fever relief, and now a new study indicates that women who take acetaminophen are more likely to give birth to a child that suffers from ADHD. According to researchers, children exposed to acetaminophen in the womb are at a higher risk of developing behavior and/or emotional disorders such ...

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