maternal health

maternal health

Impact of Mother’s Depressive Symptoms Just Before and After Childbirth Upon Child’s Brain Development
Past research has established a clear connection between maternal depression and risk of adverse outcomes in newborns, for instance a... Read More
Higher Maternal Choline Levels in Pregnancy Had Protective Role in Infant Brain Development
Researchers have obtained further evidence that during pregnancy, the presence of adequate levels of choline, an essential nutrient, in the... Read More
60 year study finds children of mothers who contracted bacterial infection during pregnancy have higher risk of psychosis
In a study that has been 60 years in the making, a team of doctors and scientists reports that bacterial... Read More
Creative concept of the brain
A new method of capturing and analyzing images of the brain, described June 16 in the journal Cell , lets... Read More
Could Anti-Inflammatory Meds Prevent Immune-Linked Brain Disorders?
A new study in mice suggests that anti-inflammatory medications may be of some value in preventing brain disorders such as... Read More