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Chemical exposure of consumer products during pregnancy may lead to lower IQ in kids: Study

Chemical exposure during pregnancy may lead to lower IQ in kids. Exposure during pregnancy to chemicals found in consumer products, and plastic food containers, is…

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Stress during pregnancy may affect baby’s sex

Pregnant women experiencing physical and psychological stress are less likely to have a boy, says a new study. “Stress can also affect the mother’s immune system, leading to…

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Can Tylenol During Pregnancy Affect Children’s Behavior Years Later?

Taking acetaminophen while pregnant again has been linked to attention and hyperactivity issues in children, according to a report out this week in Pediatric and Perinatal…

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Is vigorous exercise safe during the third trimester of pregnancy?

Expectant mothers receive an avalanche of information about potential risks to their baby. There’s a growing list of foods, toxins and environmental threats to avoid….

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Women need not sleep on their left side during pregnancy, study finds

Pregnant women can choose to sleep in any comfortable position, says study. (Source: Getty Images) Pregnant women are usually advised to sleep on their left side to…

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Fever During Pregnancy: Here’s Why Doctors Stress on Getting Dengue Screening Test Done

This monsoon, Karnataka has recorded a high number of dengue cases and doctors are taking precautionary measures to screen pregnant women diagnosed with fever. Karnataka…

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Drinking fluoridated water during pregnancy may lower IQ in sons, controversial study says

First piloted as an experiment to reduce dental cavities in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in 1945, fluoridated drinking water has since been hailed by the U.S….

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4 tips to help your partner with morning sickness during pregnancy

New Delhi: It is an overwhelming decision to add a member to your family and when a couple decides to have a baby, their life changes….

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Women use substances during pregnancy to combat depression

To intervene or advocate for mental health programs for the mom, the idea is that it sets up the health of the infants later on…

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Lunar eclipse (chandra grahan) pregnancy precautions: Is it bad for pregnant women to sleep during an eclipse?

New Delhi: Skygazers in many parts of the world will be treated to yet another celestial event, a partial lunar eclipse, on Tuesday, July 16, 2019….

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