Toronto, Jan 29 : Teenagers whose mothers had abortions earlier are more likely to undergo abortions, a new study has warned.  

Radiation from smartphones may up miscarriage risk: Study

Radiation from smartphones may up miscarriage risk: Study

New York, Dec 14 : Pregnant women's exposure to non-ionising radiation from smartphones, Bluetooth devices and laptops may more than double the risk of miscarriage, a study has showed.  

Breastfeeding longer may improve mothers' sensitivity

Breastfeeding longer may improve mothers' sensitivity

New York, Oct 31 : Women who breastfeed their children for longer periods exhibit more maternal sensitivity well past the infant and toddler years, according to a study.  

Previously pregnant donor may up death risk in men

Previously pregnant donor may up death risk in men

London, Oct 18 : Men receiving blood transfusions may be at an increased risk of death if the donor is a woman who had been pregnant in the past, according to a study.  

Women with asthma more likely to have underweight babies

Women with asthma more likely to have underweight babies

London, Oct 5 : Women suffering from asthma are more prone to develop preeclampsia -- a dangerous pregnancy complication characterised by high blood pressure - and run a higher risk of giving birth to underweight babies, says a new study.  

Polycystic ovary syndrome may up diabetes risk in women

Polycystic ovary syndrome may up diabetes risk in women

London, Aug 30 : Women who have polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are four times at greater risk of developing Type 2 diabetes (Type-2 diabetes) and are also prone to be diagnosed at an earlier age with the blood-sugar condition, according to a new study.  

Age gap between spouses may affect marriage satisfaction

Age gap between spouses may affect marriage satisfaction

New York, Aug 3 : While men and women both tend to experience marital satisfaction with younger spouses, the satisfaction is likely to fade over time if there is a significant age gap between the partners, researchers have found.  

Antibiotics in pregnancy may up bowel diseases risk in kids

Antibiotics in pregnancy may up bowel diseases risk in kids

New York, July 13 : Taking antibiotics in late pregnancy may increase the risk of children developing inflammatory bowel diseases, a study has shown.