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Don’t eat too much potato chips during pregnancy

Women should avoid eating too much vegetable oil and potato chips during pregnancy as such a diet may result in an increased risk of pregnancy complications and poor development of the babies, warns a study. Foods such as potato chips and vegetable oil contain omega 6 fats, particularly linoleic acid, and the research suggests that

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Smoking during pregnancy linked to early puberty in kids

Smoking during pregnancy linked to early puberty in kids. Here’s another reason to stop smoking when pregnant! A recent study has linked earlier puberty in children with mother’s smoking during pregnancy. The Aarhus University study has been published in the American Journal of Epidemiology. “We found that children of mothers who had smoked more than

Assault during pregnancy may result in pre-term babies

Assault during pregnancy may result in pre-term babies. Turns out, physical assault during pregnancy, especially in the third trimester, can significantly increase the rates of babies born at very low birth weights. According to a study published by researchers at Princeton University, Stanford University and the University of Michigan, assault during pregnancy can lead to

High blood sugar in pregnancy ups heart risk in babies: study

High blood sugar in pregnancy ups heart risk in babies: study

High blood sugar in pregnancy ups heart risk in babies: study. New York, Higher blood sugar in early pregnancy raises the baby’s risk of a congenital heart defect, a study claims.“We found that in women who develop diabetes during pregnancy, we can measure risk for having a child with congenital heart disease by looking at their

Teenaged mothers at high risk for heart diseases later

New York, Nov 2 : Teenaged mothers at high risk for heart diseases later. Women who became first-time mothers during their teenage years may be significantly more likely than older mothers to have greater risks for heart and blood vessel diseases later in life, according to new research. The findings showed that women reporting a

Test for Zica more than once during pregnancy: Study

New York, Nov 2 : Zica test more than once during pregnancy. Women should be tested for the Zika virus more than once during pregnancy as the pathogen can be intermittently present in the urine for up to seven months, researchers suggested. The study showed that the test could again be positive for the Zika

Exposure to pesticide during pregnancy ups risk of brain tumor in kids

Exposure to pesticide during pregnancy ups risk of brain tumor in kids

Exposure to pesticide during pregnancy ups risk of brain tumor in kids. Mommies-to-be, please take note! Exposure to pesticides, particularly insecticides, during pregnancy increases the risk of brain tumor in kids, finds a study. The findings indicated that pesticide use was associated with a 1.4-times increased risk of childhood brain tumors.According to researchers maternal residential

Diljit Dosanjh’s reaction on Kylie Jenner’s pregnancy

Diljit Dosanjh is a popular Punjabi singer and actor. He made his debut in Bollywood with Udta Punjab which was a big hit and his acting was appreciated by big Bollywood stars. He won best debutant award as well. He keeps showing his love for TV star Kylie Jenner. He keeps commenting on her Instagram

19-yr-old girl dies after surgery for aborting pregnancy

Hyderabad, Aug 7 (PTI) 19-yr-old girl dies. A 19-year-old girl died at a private hospital here after she underwent a surgery for aborting her pregnancy, a police official said today.The engineering student, who was about five months pregnant, was admitted to the hospital last night by her boyfriend for abortion, he said.However, after her health deteriorated following

Best ways to get rid of stretch marks

Best ways to get rid of stretch marks

Best ways to get rid of stretch marks.It is common for scarring in the body during pregnancy.These can occur on many parts of our body, especially on the stomach, thighs, hips, breasts, hands and back. It may be due to sudden weight gain or prejudice. In fact, the skin begins to stretch during this period.

25% increase in couple infertility in india, say doctors

25% increase couple infertility India IVF, say doctors. New Delhi, July 5 There has been a 25 per cent surge in couples preferring in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) to have babies in recent years, said doctors, naming sedentary lifestyle, health conditions and diseases as main reasons. Stating that in recent years the prevalence of couples unable to

SC directs termination of 26-week-old pregnancy with abnormal foetus

SC directs termination 26-week-old pregnancy abnormal foetus New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday allowed a Kolkata-based expectant mother with 26-week-old pregnancy to abort the foetus which is suffering from serious abnormalities.A bench of Justice Madan B. Lokur and Justice A.M. Khanwilkar directed that the pregnancy be terminated forthwith at the SSKM

Beware of Fever during pregnancy

Read !! Fever during pregnancy not good for your child

Read !! Fever during pregnancy not good for your child. Beware would-be-mommies! Fever during pregnancy, especially during the second trimester, may increase the odds of developing autism in child by 34 percent, warns a study. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a serious developmental disorder that impairs the ability to communicate and interact.   According to researchers,


6,000 rupees on the birth of first child: PM Narendra Modi

The Center Government would give a  grant of Rs . 6000  n the birth of their first child under the Maternity Benefit Program in all the countries. This announcement has been made by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Wednesday to bring the smile on the faces of the women.In another decision, taking steps to

Special diet plan for pregnancy

New Delhi: Pregnant women should remember that the food they eat is the main source of nutrition for their baby. Hence, one of the best things that they can do for their baby is to eat a healthy diet during pregnancy, says an expert. Tamanna Narang, nutritionist at Alternacare, which is a telemedicine platform, suggests

Bad relationship during pregnancy ups infection risk in kids

London: Pregnant women dissatisfied in theirrelationship are at an increased risk of infectious diseases, such as stomach flu and ear inflammation, which may also affect their child, a new study has found.”If you compare the group of pregnant women with the lowest satisfaction to the group with highest satisfaction in their relationship, the first group’s

Kareena to endorse home pregnancy test card

New Delhi: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan, who is expecting her first child with husband Saif Ali Khan, has signed on to endorse pregnancy test card brand PregaNews.The effervescent actress has not let pregnancy slow down her career in any way — whether it is her movie “Veerey Di Wedding”, walking the fashion ramp or taking

Jackson’s pregnancy at risk for serious complications

Los Angeles: Singer Janet Jackson, who announced her pregnancy in May, has reportedly been advised by doctors to stay in bed because she is “at risk for serious complications”. According to a source, the 50-year-old has been staying at home with her husband Wissam Al Mana, reports aceshowbiz.com. “This pregnancy is doing a number on

Fast food during pregnancy could increase ADHD risk in kids

London: A high-fat, high-sugar diet of processed food and confectionery during pregnancy may be linked to symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children who show conduct problems early in life, a study says. “These results suggest that promoting a healthy prenatal diet may ultimately lower ADHD symptoms and conduct problems in children,” said one of

Kareena to shoot first ad post pregnancy news

Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan will be shooting her first advertisement post pregnancy news. The star will be shooting for celebrity hairstylist Adhuna Akhtar for her new range of hair colour products. “It is going to be a fun concept and both Adhuna and Kareena are very excited about it. They have been discussing this