Tag : birth weight

Newborns Are Getting Bigger And Bigger

Children  9 April '17

Super-Sized Babies In Childbirth: Why Are Newborn Infants Getting Bigger And Bigger?

Experts said that even as the number of big babies are few, there's still cause for alarm as their birth weight is getting bigger.

Brazil Faces New Health Epidemic As Mosquito-Borne Zika Virus Spreads Rapidly

Health  31 May '16

Premature Babies More Likely To Have Osteoporosis During Adulthood

When they turn adults, prremature babies have been found to have lower peak bone mass which is a factor in developing osteoporosis.

Pregnant Caucasian businesswoman working in office

Pregnancy  24 March '16

Stress Before Pregnancy Could Cause Low Birth-Weight

Pregnancy coupled with chronic stress increases our cortisol levels to more than 4 times the normal amount which cuts oxygen flow to the baby, causing low birth weight.

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