Posts Tagged ‘ Fetal Development ’

New Study Shows Standing Long Hours During Pregnancy May Slow Baby's Growth

By admin
August 16, 2012

With increasing numbers of women joining the workforce in general, it is no surprise that the number of women working during pregnancy has also risen sharply. However, a new study from the Netherlands cautions that standing and working long hours during a mother's pregancy may slow her baby's growth. According to the study, women who ... read more


Low Vitamin D Levels In Pregnancy Linked To Language Problems In Children

By admin
April 12, 2012

A new study published in the journal Pediatrics finds that women with low levels of vitamin D in their blood during pregnancy increase their odds of having a child with language problems. Of the 743 pregnant women who participated in the study, those with the lowest amounts of vitamin D in their blood during their ... read more