Latest Debbie Lawlor Stories

2011-01-05 08:25:00

Researchers from universities in Scotland and England say that they have developed a new, highly accurate assessment for couples hoping to have a child through in-vitro fertilization (IVF). The experimental model, which was created by Scott Nelson from the University of Glasgow in Scotland and Debbie Lawlor from the University of Bristol in England, is currently available online and will soon be released as a smartphone app as well. The prediction model is also discussed in a paper published...

2008-03-11 12:30:00

British scientists reported Monday that women who are overweight during pregnancy are not likely to be programming their children to also be fat.  However, a solid link exists between overweight mothers and children that still needs to be explained, said Debbie Lawlor and colleagues at the University of Bristol in Britain, according to a Reuters report.Lawlor's team examined the developmental overnutrition hypothesis, which says that an overweight, pregnant woman has higher blood levels...

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