Tag Archives: fertility

Over-weight Couple Face Prospect of Late Pregnancy, Finds Indian-Origin UK Scientist

Couple who are over-weight or obese face the prospect of delayed pregnancy which is on an average half time more than what non-obese couple achieve, said a study by Dr. Rajeshwari Sundaram, a senior researcher in the Division of Intramural Population Health Research at NIH’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Considering body composition and ...

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Conceiving Via IVF Puts Mothers at Higher Risk of Digestive Diseases

Owing to the advent of modern technology in all fields of life, everything seems very easy and convenient. This has even helped having babies very easily for those who unfortunately has reproductive complications. Nonetheless, now a new study by Turkish scientists has shown that women who get impregnated via in-vitro fertilization (IVF) are at elevated risk of suffering from prolonged ...

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Too much male attention ruins pretty females: New Study

One of the biggest perk of being beautiful is getting overwhelming attention. And mostly every attractive person enjoys that. However, according to a new study by Australian and Canadian researchers on fruit flies, excessive male sexual attention ruins pretty females. Steve Chenoweth who is the associate professor of the University of Queensland’s School of Biological Sciences stated the study projected ...

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Obesity Side-effects on Fertility Can be Reversed, say Australian Researchers

Australian researchers have found how obesity and the consequent damage in the body is passed from a mother to her children and how it can be reversed. Obesity in women leads to serious fertility problems, including the inability to conceive and if they give conceive, it can lead to altered growth of babies during pregnancy. The researchers say that their ...

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Vitamin-B Protects Pregnant Women from DDT, Pesticides, Mosquito Repellers: Study

Mosquito repellers made with pesticides were known to have increased the risk of miscarriage among pregnant women but a new study shows they remain protected if they have adequate levels of Vitamin B. Women with B vitamin adequacy are more likely to get and stay pregnant despite high levels of DDT that is detrimental to reproductivity, said researchers from Johns ...

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