Children born to mothers who eat a lot of processed foods packed with sugar and salt face an increased risk of obesity late in childhood, researchers said on Monday.
"Children born to mothers who eat a low-quality diet — high in inflammation-associated foods — during pregnancy may be
Pregnancy is accompanied by many disturbing symptoms, and in the last trimester of pregnancy it becomes more difficult to sleep for the pregnant woman, as the size of the abdomen increases, and the back and joint pain increases, which makes searching for a comfortable sleeping position not easy.
When I was a young nutrition professional, I would regularly critique my mom on how she cooked for us when we were kids.
“You overcooked the vegetables,” I remarked to her on one occasion.
To which she answered, “My, it’s a wonder you kids ever grew up to live this long!&
During the first six months of your baby's life, he is dependent on breastfeeding in his nutrition, and after that you can gradually introduce solid foods into his diet, and provide snacks to your child that makes him accustomed to eating regularly, and also keeps him from feeling hungry that may
When your toddler encounters germs, whether through disease or vaccinations, his body begins to form antibodies to diseases, so his immunity is formed between the ages of six months to three years, and your child's immune system will not be completed before the age of five, so all that you give to
All five babies born to women with COVID-19 infection during a study in Singapore have had antibodies against the virus, although the researchers said it is not yet clear what level of protection this may offer.
The findings from a study of 16 women released on Friday also found that most were mi
Ruaa Al-Masry, a clinical pathologist at Health Shield Medical Center, provides women with some tips through which they can regain their weight before pregnancy in a healthy way:
Not following a strict diet:
The goal should not be to lose weight quickly, because your body needs proper nutrition,
Caesarean section is the second option after natural childbirth, and because cesarean delivery is considered one of the major surgeries, you must know the most important advice for reproach yourself and your baby afterwards, by following up on the advice of Dr. Adly Al-Hajj, the obstetrics and gyn
Some children have a delayed speech. What are the reasons for this? How can it be confronted?
To answer these questions, German speech specialist Melina Hagemann said that the child's delay in speaking has no clear reasons, indicating that the matter is not related to the educational and cultural
Many parents suffer from the problem of the child not sleeping alone, which represents an eternal struggle between the parents ’desire and the child's desire to sleep in the parents’ room, which leads to the parents surrendering to the child's desire in most cases.
There are a number
Biologists at the University of Oregon have proven that vitamin E plays an essential role in the formation of the brain and nervous system in the early stages of fetal development.
Scientific Reports reports that Oregon State University scientists have conducted experiments on zebrafish, the resu
Although the stage of breastfeeding is ideal for strengthening the relationship between the mother and the child, there is a time to end it and start the stage of the child eating solid food, as each age has its requirements for the correct nutrition to grow properly, and weaning a baby is one of
Digital pregnancy tests have spread recently, and they are like traditional home pregnancy tests that check urine and show two lines in the case of pregnancy or one line in the absence of pregnancy, but instead digital pregnancy tests contain a small screen that tells you if the pregnancy is negat
A mother's emotions towards her baby explode from the very first moments after birth, and she wishes she breastfed forever; But soon chaos reigns over and all her dreams about motherhood are shattered on the rock of stress, screaming, weakness to depression; So many new mothers struggle with perfe
Iraqi midwife Umm Mariam used to help bring three babies into the world per day. But with mothers-to-be avoiding pandemic-hit hospitals, she now delivers twice that number in her makeshift home clinic.
Across the country recovering from decades of war, health centers face shortages of oxygen
I had to wait three days after my daughter Seneca was born to hold her. She arrived punctually just before sunrise on her due date, a fact I have interpreted as her over-accommodating me, because it enabled me to drive to UPS and mail off my tenure dossier on time.
Nine hours later, as my partner,
Want your baby to go gaga for greens? Start him off right.
For the first time, experts reporting to the US Department of Health & Human Services and the US Department of Agriculture have included the advice as part of a twice-a-decade study into how people’s diet affects long-
Can a pregnant woman spread the coronavirus to her fetus?
It’s possible, but it seems to be relatively rare and scientists think they know why that is.
Many viruses can cross the placenta and infect a fetus in the womb, and evidence has been growing that the coronavirus sometimes can too.