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Folic Acid and the Reduction of Pesticide-related Autism Risk

Taking the recommended amount of folic acid around conception might help reduce a child's pesticide-related autism risk.

Baby for Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson?

Yes, we're on the lookout for more Kardashian baby news! And it seems that these months will bring about quite the baby boom for the family!

Fever in Pregnancy Linked to Autism Risk

A study led by scientists at Columbia University has found that fever during pregnancy, in particular during the second trimester, increased the likelihood of autism spectrum disorder.

Katie Piper, little Belle, and her Baby Bump

Katie and husband Richard had been trying for a year and a half for a sibling for Belle. The TV star shares a glimpse of her baby bump and her three-year-old Belle.

Pollution Exposure Increases Asthma Risk for Three Generations

The results of new research published in the American Journal of Physiology on the effects of pollution exposure during pregnancy are scary.

Flame Retardants and Reproductive Outcomes

Researchers at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health examined associations between organophosphate flame retardants (PFRs) and reproductive outcomes in women.

Doctor in Labor Helps Deliver Baby

Dr. Amanda Hess, an Obstetrician from Frankfort, Kentucky was on the brink of labor when she overheard that another baby was in distress.

The Link Between Sugar and Allergies

There may be an added reason why you should be keeping away from the sweets... Research has found that eating lots of sugar when pregnant may increase the risk of allergies.

Breastfeeding and Endometriosis

A new study has found that the risk of an endometriosis diagnosis is reduced amongst women who breastfed.

IUI before IVF?

Research presented at the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology has shed positive light on the success potential of IUI.