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Stress in Pregnancy May Affect Baby’s Sex, Preterm Delivery Risk: Study

Stress in Pregnancy May Affect Baby’s Sex, Preterm Delivery Risk: Study

Latest Pregnancy News WEDNESDAY, Oct. 16, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Physical and mental stress during pregnancy may influence the baby’s sex, and physical stress may increase the risk of preterm birth, a new study suggests. Researchers assessed 187 healthy pregnant women between 18 and 45 years of age. About 17% were mentally stressed, with high […]

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Irregular Periods, Shorter Life Span?

Irregular Periods, Shorter Life Span?

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter Latest Women’s Health News WEDNESDAY, Oct. 16, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Women whose menstrual cycles persistently vary from the 28-day norm may have an increased risk of earlier death, new research suggests. The study found that women who had irregular periods or extra-long menstrual cycles had as much as a one-third […]

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Estrogen exposure may stave off cognitive decline in women

Estrogen exposure may stave off cognitive decline in women

New research suggests that taking estrogen as part of hormone replacement therapy may help women fight off cognitive decline. Share on PinterestDoes estrogen therapy have any cognitive benefits for postmenopausal women? The study paper — titled “Lifetime estrogen exposure and cognition in late life: The Cache County Study” and appearing in the North American Menopause […]

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When Baby Makes Four

When Baby Makes Four

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Pregnancy News TUESDAY, Oct. 15, 2019 (HealthDay News) — When people in non-monogamous relationships decide to have a baby, they may find that hospitals are not ready to handle their childbirth needs, a new study suggests. The study is among the first to look into the health care experiences of […]

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Chlamydia Can Harm Male Fertility

Chlamydia Can Harm Male Fertility

Latest Sexual Health News TUESDAY, Oct. 15, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Undiagnosed chlamydia infection can harm male fertility, a new study suggests. “Chlamydia infection has been associated with women’s infertility but much less is known about its impact on male infertility, particularly if men do not experience symptoms, which is estimated to be in about […]

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What foods relieve nausea?

What foods relieve nausea?

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US STD Rates Reach All-Time High

US STD Rates Reach All-Time High

By Karina Lichtenstein on 10/15/2019 1:43 PM Latest Sexual Health News Source: MedicineNet Health News STD rates in the U.S. have increased for the fifth consecutive year, reaching an all-time record high, according to 2018 data from the CDC’s Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance Report. Approximately 2.5 million combined cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis were […]

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Frequent Male Pot Use Linked to Early Miscarriages

Frequent Male Pot Use Linked to Early Miscarriages

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Pregnancy News MONDAY, Oct. 14, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Men who use marijuana at least once a week are twice as likely to see their partner’s pregnancy end in miscarriage, compared to those who use no pot, new research suggests. Miscarriages related to frequent male pot use tended to occur […]