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A collaborative research effort by scientists at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Duke University, and University College of London in the UK, sheds new light on alcohol-related birth defects.
Several types of job carried out by future fathers may be linked to an increased risk of birth defects in their babies.
Electronic cigarette free trial available now at http://electroniccigarettehub.org to help smoking moms and pregnant women to quit. (PRWEB)
An estimated 10-percent of women smoke while pregnant, and smoking is considered the number one reason for adverse effects in children. Cigarette smoke contains over 4,000 chemicals, including cyanide and lead.
Prescription drug use during pregnancy is prevalent, however, not enough is known about the adverse effects they may have on the developing fetus, concludes a new review published in The Obstetrician & Gynecologist (TOG) today (27 April).
Women who use the antidepressant Zoloft during pregnancy may face an increased risk of giving birth to a child with serious heart defects,
Researchers of the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) Berlin-Buch have now identified and described a molecular mechanism underlying the most common malformation of the brain in humans.
Mums-to-be who are both overweight and smoke during their pregnancy risk damaging their baby's developing heart.
More than one baby in every 50 is born with a birth defect (congenital anomaly).
Flood Law Group, LLP, a litigation firm, is sponsoring ZoloftBirthDefectLawyer.com, an online resource that aims to help individuals in learning about the possible risks of birth defects when
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