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Excess Weight During Pregnancy Tied to Fertility Issues in Sons

Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss

Excess Weight During Pregnancy Tied to Fertility Issues in Sons Excess Weight During Pregnancy Tied to Fertility Issues in Sons Overweight mothers may be more likely to have infertile sons, Danish researchers report. Their study included 9,232 men and women aged 31 to 34. Among this group, 10 percent were born to underweight mothers, having a body mass index below …

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Covid Vaccine During Pregnancy? Even Doctors Struggle With This Question

Covid Vaccine During Pregnancy? Even Doctors Struggle With This Question

Covid Vaccine During Pregnancy? Even Doctors Struggle With This Question Covid Vaccine During Pregnancy? Even Doctors Struggle With This Question The morning after the Food and Drug Administration approved the emergency use authorization of the first coronavirus vaccine, I awoke to a message from my hospital asking me to sign up for an appointment to get vaccinated. It brought tears …

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Aliphine Tuliamuk Won the Olympic Trials Marathon. Now She’s Training Through Pregnancy.

Aliphine Tuliamuk Won the Olympic Trials Marathon. Now She's Training Through Pregnancy.

Aliphine Tuliamuk Won the Olympic Trials Marathon. Now She’s Training Through Pregnancy. Aliphine Tuliamuk Won the Olympic Trials Marathon. Now She’s Training Through Pregnancy. Aliphine Tuliamuk was the surprise winner of the Olympic Trials marathon on Feb. 29. The elation was short-lived, though. Within a month, the coronavirus pandemic had forced organizers to postpone the Tokyo Olympics by a year. …

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Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss

Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss

Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss Fathers Health Tied to Pregnancy Loss A father’s poor health before conception may increase the risk for pregnancy loss, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed records from an employee insurance database that included data on 958,804 pregnancies between 2007 and 2016, along with information on the health of the parents for an average of …

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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Lose Baby After Pregnancy Complications

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Lose Baby After Pregnancy Complications

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Lose Baby After Pregnancy Complications Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Lose Baby After Pregnancy Complications The model and cookbook author Chrissy Teigen said late Wednesday that she and her husband, the singer John Legend, had lost their third child, a son, days after she posted on social media about suffering pregnancy complications. “Driving home from …

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Diabetes in Pregnancy Tied to Heart Risks in Young Adult Children

Diabetes in Pregnancy Tied to Heart Risks in Young Adult Children

Diabetes in Pregnancy Tied to Heart Risks in Young Adult Children Diabetes in Pregnancy Tied to Heart Risks in Young Adult Children People whose mothers had diabetes before or during pregnancy have an increased risk for heart disease as young adults, new research suggests. The risk was apparent both for children of mothers with pre-existing Type 2 diabetes and for …

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Why We Still Don’t Know Enough About Covid-19 and Pregnancy

Why We Still Don’t Know Enough About Covid-19 and Pregnancy

Why We Still Don’t Know Enough About Covid-19 and Pregnancy Why We Still Don’t Know Enough About Covid-19 and Pregnancy “Unlike the data from the C.D.C., pregnancy is the primary inclusion criteria,” said Dr. Afshar, who is a co-principal investigator of the U.C.S.F. and U.C.L.A. study. Women can register for the study themselves, regardless of where they are getting care, …

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Amy Schumer asked assistant to pretend to be her during pregnancy to distract paparazzi

Amy Schumer asked assistant to pretend to be her during pregnancy to distract paparazzi

Amy Schumer asked assistant to pretend to be her during pregnancy to distract paparazzi Amy Schumer asked assistant to pretend to be her during pregnancy to distract paparazzi Amy Schumer has revealed she once asked her assistant to pretend to be her in order to distract paparazzi eager to take her photo while she was pregnant. In her new docuseries …

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Climate Change Tied to Pregnancy Risks, Affecting Black Mothers Most

Climate Change Tied to Pregnancy Risks, Affecting Black Mothers Most

Climate Change Tied to Pregnancy Risks, Affecting Black Mothers Most Climate Change Tied to Pregnancy Risks, Affecting Black Mothers Most The vast majority of the studies reviewed in the paper concluded that ozone and PM 2.5 are also associated with preterm births, low birth weights and stillbirths. One study found that high exposure to air pollution during the final trimester …

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How to Think About Pregnancy Risks

How to Think About Pregnancy Risks

How to Think About Pregnancy Risks How to Think About Pregnancy Risks Advice about pregnancy has become so prevalent that it has become almost an industry unto itself. Personal behavior can be important, but relative to a lot of the expectations heaped on pregnant women, it can also easily be overstated. There is no solid evidence, for example, that playing …

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