Latest Stillbirth Stories
The Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine looks at pregnancy as a window for future health.
Increased mortality in parents bereaved in the first year of a their child's life.
The group looked at 60,650 singletons in a common Nordic database from ART registers in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden and compared these to a control group of 360,022 naturally conceived (NC) singletons.
According to a new study in the British Medical Journal, women who do not sleep on their left side during late pregnancy have double the risk of late stillbirth.
Eating a high-fat diet during pregnancy increases the chance of stillbirth, according to new research at Oregon Health & Science University.
A new study adds more evidence to the case that even secondhand smoke can harm unborn babies and could lead to a higher risk of having a stillbirth.
More than 7,300 babies are stillborn every day.
The depression and anxiety that result after a woman has a miscarriage can persist for many years, even if the mother goes on to have healthy offspring.
Recurrent miscarriage increases a woman's chance of having a heart attack fivefold in later life, indicates research published online in the journal Heart.
Research published this week in PLoS Medicine finds that pregnant women with an inherited condition that makes them more likely to form blood clots only face a small increase in the risk that they might have a miscarriage or stillbirth.
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