Pregnancy

Early Signs of Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a life event (divided into three trimesters of 13 weeks each) that entails substantial physiological and psychological adjustments for the mother. Within each trimester, numerous adaptations occur with the end-goal of facilitating the growth of the fetus.

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New study reveals the impacts of COVID-19 on unborn children

New study reveals the impacts of COVID-19 on unborn children

Researchers study placebo effect in nausea treatment at the molecular level

Researchers study placebo effect in nausea treatment at the molecular level

WHO develops new guidelines to prevent mental health conditions among adolescents

WHO develops new guidelines to prevent mental health conditions among adolescents

Women treated with fertility-sparing surgery for ovarian tumors could become pregnant

Women treated with fertility-sparing surgery for ovarian tumors could become pregnant

Low levels of prenatal alcohol consumption can affect child's brain development

Low levels of prenatal alcohol consumption can affect child's brain development

New diagnostic tool may allow on-the-spot detection of coronavirus infection

New diagnostic tool may allow on-the-spot detection of coronavirus infection

Study highlights the importance of healthy placental development in pregnancy

Study highlights the importance of healthy placental development in pregnancy

Study reveals higher incidence of immunology diseases in donor sperm-conceived adults

Study reveals higher incidence of immunology diseases in donor sperm-conceived adults

Maternal gut microbiota can promote healthy fetal brain development

Maternal gut microbiota can promote healthy fetal brain development

Combination of alcohol and nicotine during pregnancy increases health risk in newborns

Combination of alcohol and nicotine during pregnancy increases health risk in newborns

Study finds no link between SARS-CoV-2 during pregnancy and complications in neonates

Study finds no link between SARS-CoV-2 during pregnancy and complications in neonates

Prenatal cannabis exposure may increase risk for psychopathology in middle childhood

Prenatal cannabis exposure may increase risk for psychopathology in middle childhood

Infants born to women with COVID-19 show few adverse outcomes

Infants born to women with COVID-19 show few adverse outcomes

Research explains why flu is dangerous for pregnant women

Research explains why flu is dangerous for pregnant women

Vitamin E is essential for proper growth of nervous system

Vitamin E is essential for proper growth of nervous system

Three question, yes-or-no survey for identifying chemically intolerant individuals

Three question, yes-or-no survey for identifying chemically intolerant individuals

Researchers generate accurate replications of human retinas in a dish

Researchers generate accurate replications of human retinas in a dish

Large mother-child paired study promises more answers on COVID-19 in pregnancy

Large mother-child paired study promises more answers on COVID-19 in pregnancy

Combination of two mosquito-borne viruses may be a trigger for stroke

Combination of two mosquito-borne viruses may be a trigger for stroke

Black women turn to midwives to avoid COVID and ‘feel cared for’

Black women turn to midwives to avoid COVID and ‘feel cared for’