Pregnancy: Symptoms, Trimesters & Information Document List

Publication List:

Research reveals mothers who purchased antidepressants during pregnancy had increased risk of language disorders among their offspring compared to mothers with depression not treated with antidepressants - Published: 2016-10-12

Isotretinoin (Accutane), used to treat severe acne, can severely harm a fetus, causing craniofacial, cardiac and central nervous system defects, and high likelihood of miscarriage or medical termination - Published: 2016-04-28

North Shore University Hospital Center for Maternal Fetal Health opens Zika in Pregnancy Clinic for expectant mothers - Published: 2016-03-17

Study supports theory that detrimental effects of low-level exposure to mercury may be outweighed by beneficial effects of fish consumption - Published: 2016-02-23

Study reveals if a mother drinks alcohol during pregnancy the chances of next three generations developing alcoholism increases - Published: 2016-02-23

Information regarding Rh Disease, an inherited protein found on the surface of red blood cells and one of the causes of hemolytic disease of the newborn - Published: 2016-01-29

New study looks at mother and baby outcomes regarding in and out of hospital birth setting - Published: 2015-12-30

General information and U.S. statistics regarding abortion, one of the most common medical procedures performed in America every year - Published: 2015-12-03

Studies show no long term effects of antidepressant use during pregnancy, but risk of significant blood loss during childbirth is increased - Published: 2015-10-06

Information regarding steps for a safe and healthy pregnancy before and during pregnancy - Published: 2015-04-04

Study of early developmental exposure to antidepressants Prozac and Lexapro in model that mimics third trimester medication exposure - Published: 2014-12-20

Pregnant women exposed to phthalates daily at levels similar to those found associated with substantial reductions in IQ of children - Published: 2014-12-11

Symptoms and treatment information regarding Preeclampsia, a condition that can affect pregnant women after 20 weeks of pregnancy - Published: 2014-07-25

New research identifies a regulator responsible for malformation of limbs in phocomelia pinpointing a specific target for possible future intervention - Published: 2014-05-01

Study by Yale School of Medicine researchers provides insight into how much women of reproductive age in the United States know about reproductive health - Published: 2014-01-30

Homebirth may expose the child to unreasonable risk of potentially life changing disability for benefits that may be comparatively small - Published: 2014-01-24

Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) requires pregnant workers be treated the same as colleagues with similar abilities - Published: 2013-12-12

President Obama has signed into law S. 252 PREEMIE Reauthorization Act to re-authorize research, education and intervention activities related to preterm birth and infant mortality. - Published: 2013-11-29

Information and symptoms relating to postpartum depression and psychosis in mothers with new born babies - Published: 2013-10-12

Study reveals women who took folic acid supplements from 4 weeks before conception to 8 weeks into pregnancy had 40% lower risk of giving birth to children with autism - Published: 2013-03-12

Pregnant females exposed to elevated levels of ozone air pollution in the first three months of pregnancy may be at increased risk for complications such as preeclampsia and premature birth - Published: 2013-02-09

Women are taking longer to give birth today than women in labor 50 years ago - Published: 2012-03-31

Disability Leave Law protects pregnant employees and provides eligible women employees four months of Pregnancy Disability Leave - Published: 2012-02-27

Cesarean delivery challenged by research that found procedure did not help some preterm babies who were small for gestational age and may have contributed to breathing problems - Published: 2012-02-10

As many as one in six pregnant women tested positive for gestational hypothyroidism or under-active thyroid during pregnancy - Published: 2012-01-04

Promising research may offer hope for women with lupus who once thought that pregnancy was too risky - Published: 2011-11-06

Study finds babies of mothers with a higher pre-pregnancy body mass index are fatter and have more fat in their liver - Published: 2011-08-20

Consuming Omega 3 fatty acids during pregnancy helps protects babies against illness during early infancy - Published: 2011-08-11

Maternal smoking causes a range of serious birth defects including heart defects missing or deformed limbs clubfoot gastrointestinal disorders and facial disorders - Published: 2011-07-15

Poor oral health such as periodontal gum disease can have a significant effect on the time it takes to get pregnant - Published: 2011-07-05

A third of women surveyed who were being treated for pregnancy related depression reported a history of eating disorders - Published: 2011-07-01

Pregnant women and newborns should be routinely screened for cytomegalovirus (CMV) to prevent hearing loss and intellectual disability in infants - Published: 2011-06-21

More than half of the women in a survey reported methods to induce labor include walking sex and eating spicy food - Published: 2011-06-21

Preventing excess weight gain in pregnancy is essential to the health of all mothers and their babies - Published: 2011-06-07

Pregnancy and labor complications such as prolonged labor or when the pregnancy is too short or long are major risk factors for birth injury - Published: 2011-05-28

A number of antenatal medication exposures are known to cause birth defects and there is insufficient information on risks and safety for the majority of prescription or over-the-counter medications - Published: 2011-04-25

Evidence that numerous environmental factors may have effect on fertility and the health of developing fetuses - Published: 2011-03-28

Low to moderate intensity weight-lifting exercise program can be safe for women with a low-risk pregnancy - Published: 2011-03-26

iron-deficient babies develop more slowly and show brain abnormalities such as slow language learning and behavioral problems - Published: 2011-03-23

Pregnant women and nursing mothers often require more nutrients than other women - Published: 2011-01-18

Current guidance advising mothers in the UK to exclusively breast feed for the first six months of their baby life is being questioned - Published: 2011-01-14

Late-preterm babies those born between 34 and 36 weeks are at an increased risk for cognitive and emotional problems - Published: 2010-11-22

Human milk is important for all newborns and especially for sick infants - Published: 2010-10-28

No evidence that taking fish oil capsules during pregnancy can help reduce risk of post-natal depression contrary to international recommendations - Published: 2010-10-19

Saint Louis University researcher encourages women to talk to their doctors about options - Published: 2010-09-23

Smoking during pregnancy may harm the child motor control and coordination - Published: 2010-09-23

The risk of women dying from pregnancy-related causes in a low-income country is 36 times higher than in a developed country - Published: 2010-09-20

Nearly half of women with diabetes prior to pregnancy have a potentially-avoidable C-section and their babies are twice as likely to die - Published: 2010-09-17

Seasonal flu vaccine for 2010 - 2011 designed for H3N2 virus an influenza B virus and the 2009 H1N1 virus so only one shot is needed - Published: 2010-09-15

Tips and advice for traveling when pregnant to ensure you and your baby remain healthy during travel - Published: 2010-09-11

How much weight obese women should safely gain during pregnancy is often controversial - Published: 2010-09-11