Epidurals have been in use as labor pain relief since the 1970s. Albeit their widespread use, for long it's been thought that epidurals slow down the second stage of labor. Scientists have now concluded otherwise.
Taking the recommended amount of folic acid around conception might help reduce a child's pesticide-related autism risk.
Research published in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research has discovered a link between lower meat consumption during pregnancy and an increased risk of substance misuse by that child in adolescence.