Using tobacco can add serious complications and severe consequences to a pregnancy. No amount of smoking is safe. A pregnant mother exposes her baby to 2,000 harmful chemicals with each puff. Smoking while preganant:
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Experts say Halle Berry's surprise second pregnancy at age 46 raises some increased health concerns, but her superior overall health and access to top-shelf medical care can ensure Berry will enjoy a safe pregnancy."Older moms...
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NHS guidelines recommending pregnant women be asked to take breath tests to prove if they smoke have been backed by midwives. The Royal College of Midwives (RCM) had previously criticised the idea because they could make women feel guilty. GPs should encourage women to quit smoking instead, it had said. An estimated 20% of pregnant women smoke, which is believed to lead to a...
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A research team led by Chinese scientists has linked smoking to higher risks of dementia, Health News, a national health-centric newspaper, reported on Thursday.
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How to answer women's questions about digital health, pregnancy, and parenthood on mobile? One entrepreneurial couple decided to tackle these issues with a social approach in Pink Pad, Baby Bump and Kidfolio.
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PubMed Health writes that a miscarriage is the spontaneous loss of a fetus prior to the 20th week of pregnancy. When pregnancy losses occur after the 20th week it is called preterm deliveries. A miscarriage is also called a "...
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NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Pregnant women can be reassured that cleaning with a bidet after using the toilet will not throw off their vaginal bacteria balance or increase the risk their baby will be born early, a new study suggests.
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Tamar Braxton revealed her pregnancy on GMA Wednesday morning, and fans of the hit reality show Braxton Family Values are happy for the star -- ones who've watched her journey to having a baby all season long -- praying...
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Seizure drug use during pregnancy increases baby’s autism risk by Nicole Ostrow Bloomberg News Published Apr 24, 2013 12:39PM MDT Children born to mothers who took the anti-seizure drug valproate were five times more likely to be born with autism than those whose mothers didn’t take the medication, a Danish study found. The epilepsy drug was also tied to a three-fold...
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Even though this shoot with was done at the beginning of Kim’s pregnancy, we can just about spy the baby
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