A large study has shown that children of mothers who are anxious during pregnancy and in the first few years of the child’s life have twice the risk of having hyperactivity symptoms at age 16. This work is being presented for the first time at the ECNP Congress in Copenhagen.
Women who use cannabis while they’re pregnant could increase their unborn child’s likelihood of developing psychosis later in life, according to new research from Washington University in St. Louis.
New research shows it’s better to express negative emotions in a healthy way than to tamp them down.
London (CNN)Scientists believe they have discovered the first examples of air pollution traveling through the lungs of pregnant women and into their placentas, potentially reaching their fetuses.
La primera vez que me embaracé era considerada una madre joven en mi grupo demográfico: tenía 25 años, estudiaba Medicina y estaba rodeada de compañeros que, en su mayoría, todavía no se estaban reproduciendo.
What many people do not realize is that the core issue at the center of women’s empowerment is the mother wound.
Difficulty and challenges between mothers and daughters are rampant and widespread but not openly spoken about. The taboo about speaking about the pain of the mother wound is what keeps it in place and keeps it hidden in shadow, festering and out of view.
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Researchers collected and re-examined clinical trial data on exercise during pregnancy and whether it plays a role in preterm birth, and found that exercise is safe and does not increase the risk of preterm birth. In addition, women who exercised were less likely to have a C-section than those who did not. The study was published in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Leer Más
Many people accept the old axiom — “You are what you eat.” That’s not to say you become a carrot if you eat carrots, of course, but rather that a regular pattern of eating carrots will shape you in a much different way than a regular pattern of eating cotton candy. Leer Más