Early detection of liver-related complications and hepatic diseases in patients who are pregnant leads to reduced risks and improved outcomes for both mother and child, according to a presentation at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting.
Induced labour vs natural labour is a loaded debate. But a new large-scale study shows that induced labour could actually reduce the likelihood of a Caesarean delivery and the babies fare better as well.
A healthy diet plays an important role throughout pregnancy, because when you nourish your body, you nourish the growing baby inside you. At the same time, your body goes through many changes and to help it cope with these changes, your diet needs to be healthy and nutritious.
Here’s how to control high BP in pregnancy. Typically, most women develop high blood pressure during the seventh month, usually after 20 or 24 weeks. This is the time when women need to be careful and lead as healthy a life as possible.
Higher blood sugar early in pregnancy raises the baby's risk of a congenital heart defect, even among mothers who do not have diabetes, according to a study led by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine.