Pregnancy

World’s first licensed, downloadable artificial pancreas app

Type-1 diabetes is a chronic, life-threatening condition that has a life-long impact on those diagnosed with it and their families. As of...

Stress during pregnancy can have a life-long impact

Environmental exposures in early life can have immediate effects on health or accumulate over time to increase disease risk later. Exposure can...

This hormone causes women to experience more pain than men

Men and women experience pain differently. However, the mechanisms mediating this difference are unclear. Scientists from the University of...

Pregnancy length could alter the child’s DNA

Premature birth is common. Between 5 and 10% of all kids in the world are born prematurely. Most children will develop and...

Scientists lifted fertility rates in older female mice

Reversing the reproductive clock in mice.

A first in-depth look at the microbiome of human sperm

What human sperm RNA-Seq tells us about the microbiome?

New Algorithm Predicts Gestational Diabetes

According to the new algorithm, nine parameters are sufficient to accurately identify the women who were at a high risk of developing gestational diabetes.

Exposure to cannabis during pregnancy has a significant impact on placental and fetal development

Research shows real risks associated with cannabis exposure during pregnancy.

Analyzing placentas using AI

Computerized image analysis could lessen barriers to placental analysis and improve health outcomes for mother and child.

New understanding of placental development and function

Placenta changes could mean male offspring of older moms more likely to develop heart problems in later life, rat study finds.