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Stroke Risk Increases With the Number of Miscarriages: Study
Stroke Risk Increases With the Number of Miscarriages: Study
Researchers at the University of Queensland have found that women with a history of miscarriage and stillbirth are at a higher risk of suffering a stroke later in ...
06-28-2022
Can the COVID Vaccine Affect Fertility?
Can the COVID Vaccine Affect Fertility?
Researchers have noted that a link between the jabs and menstrual changes are plausible. Here's what the findings say. STORY AT-A-GLANCE Two U.S. researchers have more than 140,000 ...
06-23-2022
One in Three People Has This Eye Parasite
One in Three People Has This Eye Parasite
It can damage your vision, be harmful during pregnancy and may not initially cause symptoms. Take these steps to prevent infection, and greater care if you are pregnant. ...
06-21-2022
A Doctor’s Perspective: Can Men Actually Get Pregnant?
A Doctor’s Perspective: Can Men Actually Get Pregnant?
I was recently asked by a good friend and well known, respected national columnist to explain what would happen if men could really get pregnant. He wanted a ...
06-17-2022
New Micro Device Increases Chances of IVF Success
New Micro Device Increases Chances of IVF Success
A research team led by the University of Adelaide has helped develop a groundbreaking new device that significantly improves the efficiency of the only fertility treatment currently available ...
05-16-2022
The Baby Effect
The Baby Effect
Most women know the downsides of having children later in life, but the positives often get overlooked. One of the major upsides is that women who have children ...
05-3-2022
Flawed CDC Study Wrongly Concludes COVID Vaccines Safe in Pregnancy
Flawed CDC Study Wrongly Concludes COVID Vaccines Safe in Pregnancy
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) earlier this year recommended women who are pregnant, recently pregnant, who are trying to become pregnant now or who might become pregnant ...
04-29-2022
How a Baby Becomes Part of a Mother
How a Baby Becomes Part of a Mother
In the early weeks of pregnancy, a connection is made between the mother and her growing baby as they exchange cells across the placenta. This little-known phenomenon will ...
04-8-2022
Study Finds Link Between Glyphosate Exposure and Pregnancy Length
Study Finds Link Between Glyphosate Exposure and Pregnancy Length
Women exposed to the herbicide glyphosate were more likely to experience shorter pregnancies, according to a study published last week in the journal Environmental Research. Glyphosate is the active ingredient ...
03-30-2022
Rise in Birth Defects for Babies Whose Fathers Took Common Diabetes Drug
Rise in Birth Defects for Babies Whose Fathers Took Common Diabetes Drug
Babies born to fathers who were taking the common diabetes drug metformin may have a slightly increased risk of certain birth defects, a large new study suggests. Among over 1 ...
03-30-2022
Why Aren’t More Babies Being Nursed?
Why Aren’t More Babies Being Nursed?
The day after Leslie Ott’s daughter, Ella, was born at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center in Glendale, Arizona, a doctor came into her room and threatened to separate Ott ...
03-23-2022
Environmental Working Group (EWG) Advocates for EMF Exposure Guidelines up to 400 Times Stricter Than FCC SAR Standards
Environmental Working Group (EWG) Advocates for EMF Exposure Guidelines up to 400 Times Stricter Than FCC SAR Standards
Last month, the FCC lost a landmark court case against the Children’s Health Defense (CHD), where the court ruled the FCC neglected evidence in determining their wireless radiation exposure standards, ...
03-6-2022
Parent Smoking Linked to Rheumatoid Arthritis
Parent Smoking Linked to Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) causes pain and swelling in the joints. It’s an autoimmune disease, where the body’s immune system attacks your own healthy joint tissue. Experts don’t know ...
03-1-2022
Vitamin D Supplements in Pregnancy: What’s the Latest Evidence?
Vitamin D Supplements in Pregnancy: What’s the Latest Evidence?
What we Already Know Vitamin D forms from sunlight on the skin and is used by the body to absorb calcium, needed for healthy bones and teeth. Up ...
02-24-2022
Prenatal Exposure to Toxics Risks Delay of Child’s Brain Development
Prenatal Exposure to Toxics Risks Delay of Child’s Brain Development
Everyday levels of a pregnant woman’s exposure to mixtures of endocrine-disrupting chemicals like bisphenol A (BPA), phthalates, and per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), put their child at an ...
02-22-2022
Pandemic Poses Short and LongTerm Risks to Babies, Especially Boys
Pandemic Poses Short and LongTerm Risks to Babies, Especially Boys
The pandemic has created a hostile environment for pregnant people and their babies. Stress levels among expectant mothers have soared. Pregnant women with covid are five times as likely as uninfected pregnant people ...
02-20-2022
Progesterone for Miscarriage Prevention
Progesterone for Miscarriage Prevention
When a woman is pregnant, she is truly eating for two. Every food, medication, supplement and drug affects her growing baby. Her body also produces different levels of ...
12-14-2021
The Unspoken Truth Behind Miscarriages and Infertility
The Unspoken Truth Behind Miscarriages and Infertility
As a pelvic health physical therapist, I have a deep passion for helping women. I've dedicated my career to bettering my knowledge and understanding of women’s pelvic health ...
10-24-2021