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Obesity during pregnancy can affect IQ of sons, not daughters

When a pregnant mother is obese, it can affect her son’s health, says study. (Source: Getty Images) Obesity during pregnancy can affect the male offspring’s…

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Smoking during Pregnancy: Long term effects, risks and possible consequences

Wondering whether smoking during pregnancy is safe and what are the long term effects of smoking while pregnant? Smoking is dangerous to the health of…

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What to know about alcohol and the keto diet

The ketogenic, or keto, diet is a high fat, low carbohydrate diet that offers the potential benefit of losing weight while maintaining muscle. Carbohydrates are the…

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Depression during pregnancy: Symptoms, treatment, and more

Depression is a widespread mental health condition. Pregnant women have a higher risk of depression due to increased stress, physical health changes, chemical changes in…

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Kalki Koechlin: Pregnancy has been surreal for me

Kalki Koechlin: Pregnancy has been surreal for me Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) Actress Kalki Koechlin says the whole experience of pregnancy has been surreal for…

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Brain differences detected in children with depressed parents

The largest brain imaging study of children ever conducted in the United States has revealed structural differences in the brains of those whose parents have…

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Five complications of pregnancy to be aware of: symptoms and treatment

Most women will often experience some amount of nausea and vomiting in the first few weeks of pregnancy. However, sometimes this nausea and vomiting can…

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9 beauty ingredients to avoid during pregnancy

Chemicals are commonly used even in popular beauty products. (Source: Thinkstock/Getty) By Dr Priyanka Reddy Ever since the start of your pregnancy, you must be…

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UTI in pregnancy: Everything you need to know

Urinary tract infections, or UTIs, are common, and women can often experience them during pregnancy. Left untreated, a UTI can pose a serious health risk…

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Diet, body clock, hormones, and metabolism: What’s the link?

Using mice, scientists have revealed for the first time how stress hormones control fat and sugar levels over a 24-hour cycle. In addition, they have…

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