Posts Tagged ‘smoking’

unborn children of smoking mothers appear to possess less of the High-density lipoprotein (

New studies are out that show second-hand smoking may affect boys

Tips for Getting Pregnant Fast

March 31st, 2011 by Zoey L

For many couples, the decision to have a child may present unforeseen challenges. Some couples have luck on their first try, while others may take months or years to achieve their goal. Fortunately, there are some proven techniques that can help women improve their chances of becoming pregnant more quickly and successfully deliver a healthy […]

Recent focus on the harmful effects of secondhand or “passive” smoking to pregnant women has been highlighted by a new report published in the April 2011 edition of the journal Pediatrics. These conclusions were drawn from a compilation and systematic analysis of 19 similarly targeted studies from areas as diverse as North America, South America, […]

Pregnancy is a time of many hormonal and physical changes not only for the expectant mother, but also for the baby developing inside her. Proper nutrition is critical during this time; women should also limit their exposure to toxic substances and harmful chemicals that can sometimes create difficulties during pregnancy and may even injure the […]