Pregnancy fatigue (Representational Image) Fatigue is one of the most common issues that women feel during pregnancy. This 9 months time period brings various changes in your body that lead to fatigue. Since conception till the delivery, your hormones remain at their highest levels. Fatigue is mostly experienced during the firstRead More →

Passengers wait at the check-in counter of Hong Kong Express Airways at the Hong Kong International Airport. Image used for representational purpose only. (AP) A Hong Kong airline forced a Japanese woman to take a pregnancy test before allowing her on a flight to a Pacific island popular with mothersRead More →

Although a fever is not typically dangerous, when it occurs during pregnancy, it may affect a developing fetus. A fever occurs when a person’s body reaches a higher temperature than the expected normal range. In this article, learn more about the symptoms, causes, and treatment options for a fever, as well asRead More →

An HCG pregnancy test checks human chorionic gonadotropin levels in the blood or urine. This measurement means that an HCG test can test whether a woman is pregnant, as well as whether their body is producing the right level of pregnancy hormones. Typically, HCG levels increase steadily during the firstRead More →

For millennia, society has treated women as subordinate to men in everything from biology to intellect. Scientists – who historically almost always have been male – also viewed the world through this lens. Researchers studying animal reproduction, for example, focused almost exclusively on males. “It was once thought that females were thisRead More →

An increasing number of women are using marijuana to cope with pregnancy symptoms like nausea, but there’s now evidence that using the substance daily could affect fetal development. According to the study, published in the December issue of The Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, pregnant women who used marijuana daily hadRead More →

Research reported it is not exactly clear how particulate matter can trigger autism. Air pollution refers to the mixture and release of pollutants into the air that are damaging to human health and the environment. Usually, polluted air is formed of ozone, particulate matter, nitrogen dioxide, sulphur dioxide, vehicle exhaust,Read More →

Vaccines are a part of many well-child visits. But they also should be part of the care moms-to-be receive to protect their unborn children. “When we take care of pregnant patients, we’re really taking care of two patients: mom and baby. We know that pregnant women are more susceptible to,Read More →